" ..The BDR-206MBK faces an uphill struggle to achieve widespread adoption.
On the other hand, professionals who need a reliable optical medium for
archiving may find the drive appealing. Enthusiasts who are looking for a
niche product may still find the Pioneer drive interesting, especially those
who regularly back up huge amounts of data...."
Any major computer upgrade generally requires a full software reinstall too. No so if you heed the advice in the guide to Upgrading a Motherboard without Reinstalling. PCSTATS Tips