Originally posted by hburrows83
After doing a few more burns it has seemed to stabilise, and it works just the same as the old one. Still burns at 4.1x in dvd decryptor, so there's no speed improvement. Apart from that i never had any porblems, having said that though, i have never had any problems with this drive anyway. It's a great reliable drive, well reommended.
I second that opinion. Just want rip speed hacked firmware before I flash. I can't see a reason to upgrade...burns 4x Maxell, TY, MCC, RICOH's too damn good. Haven't tried any 8x media yet though.