Opticaldrives

06.03.11
Slimmer 5.25-inch internal optical drive gets wolf-whistled at Computex
06.03.11

Slimmer 5.25-inch internal optical drive gets wolf-whistled at Computex

Fatty internal optical drives have so far been content to sit back and watch their external cousi...

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10.27.09
Hitachi and Toshiba subpoenaed in DOJ optical drive price fixing probe
10.27.09

Hitachi and Toshiba subpoenaed in DOJ optical drive price fixing probe

We kinda knew that there couldn't be any antitrust smoke without the fire of market collusion, and...

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10.26.09
Sony Optiarc garners unwanted attention from DOJ for possible Blu-ray or DVD price fixing
10.26.09

Sony Optiarc garners unwanted attention from DOJ for possible Blu-ray or DVD price fixing

In a filing with the Tokyo Stock Exchange this morning, Sony has revealed a request for information...

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09.30.09
Pioneer's 12x BDR-205 Blu-ray burner is so fast it's ahead of its time
09.30.09

Pioneer's 12x BDR-205 Blu-ray burner is so fast it's ahead of its time

We're still not sure if that many people are interested in buying Blu-ray burners yet, but Pioneer...

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01.25.08
Sony announces new Blu-ray module, should drive down costs
01.25.08

Sony announces new Blu-ray module, should drive down costs

Sony has announced the development of a new Blu-ray reader / writer module that is not only smaller...

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01.25.08
Sony announces new Blu-ray module, should drive down costs
01.25.08

Sony announces new Blu-ray module, should drive down costs

Sony has announced the development of a new Blu-ray reader / writer module that is not only smaller...

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09.01.06
Pioneer planning BDR-103 HD DVD/Blu-ray combo drive
09.01.06

Pioneer planning BDR-103 HD DVD/Blu-ray combo drive

Samsung got our hopes up and then dashed them. Same with LG. But ever since Ricoh announced its "sma...

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08.26.06
Sony NEC Optiarc joint venture set to release 18x DVD burner
08.26.06

Sony NEC Optiarc joint venture set to release 18x DVD burner

The optical drive industry has been dominated by joint ventures lately, ranging from the Hitachi-LG...

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07.06.06
LG's GBW-H10N Blu-ray burner headed to Taiwan
07.06.06

LG's GBW-H10N Blu-ray burner headed to Taiwan

Watch out BenQ, because your fellow manufacturers over at LG also have a 3-in-1 Blu-ray burner pois...

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