[mythtv-users] Awsome Case For Myth Frontend!
beww at beww.org
Thu May 3 13:28:47 UTC 2007
Bryan Mayland wrote:
> Gregg wrote:
>> I found this. Pic it looks like it takes a standard laptop dvd/cd drive.
>> I am not sure about the fans, but it looks like the power supply is
>> external, I will do some more research and see if I can find out what
>> the guts look like :)
> I posted a link to a review of it, and the power supply was internal
> and it takes a laptop *slot loading* optical drive, which there aren't a
> whole lot of. It also needs a special low-profile CPU cooler.
The slot-load laptop type optical drives are in fact very common. Any of
the outfits that repair or upgrade the Apple notebooks have them in
quantity, both CD and CD/DVD.
They are not cheap though, anything designed for a laptop will cost more
and perform less well.
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