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I'm lookin' ta get an external Blu-Ray combo drive for myy gateway nv79 laptop. i have windows 64-bit and an i3 processor. i want to know what you recommend and if i need anything else for this device to work with my laptop. I haven't read any reviews that fully explain the drawbacks or plusses of these devices to make a decision on if or which brand to buy or use. Oh yeah, will it hurt my computer? Some reviews also said something about "dedicated chip-sets", do i need this and what are they referring to? CURIOUS AND NEED YOUR EXPERT HELP!!!!

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  • Michael Rose Oct 13, 2010

    thankyou very much ,

  • Michael Rose Oct 13, 2010

    Hey, I appreciate the advice on which ta get, do i need a dedicated chipset for this to work with my computer? it is an nv79 with an i3 and 4gb of ram. and will it potentially hurt anything?

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Hi. I would recommend you buy this drive. Besides for being cheap you can play almost anyhting on this drive. Audio CD's, DVD's, Blu ray disc. It is the smallest, lightest & fastest so far in the market.

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