USB 2 or Firewire advice please ?

  ray27 11:13 04 Mar 05
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I have bought one of those DVD RW Gericom from ALDI
I installed it as per instructions via the USB and that was OK
On the box it states that it can be connected via the USB or the Firewire socket
As usual the instructions are a bit sketchy
What I would like to know is, is there any advantage to connecting it to the Firewire.
The two cables were supplied so if there is an advantage is it just a matter of just changing the cables over ?
Any advice would be most welcome as usual

  chub_tor 11:26 04 Mar 05

Take a look at this link click here it suggests that Firewire is usually better for sustained speed.

  chub_tor 11:29 04 Mar 05

Or click here for another forum discussion on the subject.

  ray27 14:17 04 Mar 05

Thanks for the info I am now using the Firewire

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