Identify Optical Drive Mfgr & Model

vbimport

#1

[B]Hello Group:

I would like to identify the manufacturer’s Brand Name, and the Model number/part number of the following two optical drives:

HL-DT-STDVD-ROM; GDR8163B

and

Phillips DVD+/-RW; dvd8631

The above information was found within the BIOS area on my PC.

Thanks.

Regards,
de ~Vince~
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#2

well, the HL-DT-STDVD-ROM; GDR8163B is an LG drive, LG GDR8163B, thats for sure, which is here http://www.askdirect.co.uk/search/LG_GDR8163B.html
and, well the Phillips DVD+/-RW; dvd8631 is a phillips 8631.lol But what make does the phillips DVD have on it (as there are serveral).
Your pc is not a DELL by anychance??

SasArchiver


#3

[B]
Thank you for your information.

Another forum reply has identified the GDR8163B as a HITACHI Lucky Goldstar.

Regards,
de ~ Vince ~[/B]


#4

Yes, my PC is a DELL Dimensino XPS Gen 4, received on 21 Jan 2005.


#5

Your dell philips dvd8631 is a rebadged BenQ DW1620