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What's better: A CD-RW or a Syquest Drive

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by emac921, Dec 1, 2001.

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  1. emac921

    emac921 Thread Starter

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    I am upgrading my machine to include a CD-RW drive and an extra parallel port card to use with my external 1 Gig Syquest drive.

    All things being equal, which piece will do a better job for me,
    for downloads, backups etc.

    I don't download music, but do a lot of golf games, FS and the such.

    Thoughts please.
     
  2. ~Candy~

    ~Candy~ Retired Administrator

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    My vote is for the CDRW.....media is less expensive and if you plan on moving files from one computer to another, more people are going to have a CDROM or CDRW than a Syquest Drive....

    BTW, didn't they go out of business?
     
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