|Mar 15, 2013, 09:15 AM||#1|
Which external Blu-Ray Case?
I am coming from a pc with a Blu-Ray burner (LG), and I want to use it with my iMac (2.66 i5, 2010).
As far as I've seen, I need an external case. What should I consider? It should be firewire, right? Which type?
Or should I buy an external drive?
Thanks for your help.
PS - I'm in Europe, by the way, I need to buy it in the E.U.
|Mar 15, 2013, 09:43 AM||#2|
The drive is 5.25" format, is that correct?
I'd look for a firewire 800 case that also has (either) USB2 or USB3.
Or, just a firewire 800 case (no USB).
Or even a USB2 case. My understanding is that USB2 is fast enough to handle BluRay playback...
|Mar 16, 2013, 08:05 AM||#3|
Not sure about the exact size, but it's the standard PC size, 5.25" sounds spot on.
There are also some external Blu-Ray recorders for under $/€ maybe they are a good option?
|Mar 17, 2013, 08:26 AM||#5|
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