GearXS has some brand new Samsung SH-S203N DVD burners, one of the classic models that everyone misses:
You can also go on eBay and make an offer:
Shipping is free, whether you get them from their web site or eBay.
Makes me hate that I “gave” one away in a build I did in the spring. I just had it sitting around. I believe it was from the stupid low price NowDirect had on them a while ago.
Yes, that NowDirect deal was insane. Those were about $20, including the shipping.
Yeah, but you have to understand… Asia was riding a wave of cheap fuel prices in Q2 of this year, so thats why the prices were dirt cheap. Now that fuel is nearly 40% higher… so are the costs tacked on to EVERYTHING we get the far east…