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blu ray drive question

Discussion in 'Blu-ray' started by mypcsucksalot, Feb 24, 2012.

  1. mypcsucksalot

    mypcsucksalot Member

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    hi, any help would be great!!!
    my pc isnt up to the specs to have an internal blu ray drive, (motherboard and video card)
    can i still use a usb blu ray drive just to back up my blu rays so i can transfer them to my usb enabled blu ray player with external hdd and play them in say mkv on my tv in the lounge?????????
     
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    ddp Moderator Staff Member

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    what is the specs of your computer? do you have usb 1.1 or usb 2 on your motherboard?
     
  3. mypcsucksalot

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    hello thanks for your reply!!
    pentium(r)4 cpu 3.20ghz
    1.00gb ram
    xp home sp3
    motherboard has usb2.0

    did a cyberlink scan to see if my pc was compatible here are the results
    CPU : Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.22GHz Upgrade More Info
    __dwItemID=1001__ : szLibCPUName = Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.22GHz
    __dwItemID=1002__ : dwLibClockRate = 3222
    __dwItemID=1003__ : dwLibFamily = 15, dwLibModel=4, dwLibStepping=3
    __dwItemID=1004__ : dwLibNumPhysicalProc = 1, dwLibNumCorePerPackage=1, dwLibNumLogicalPerCore=2
    __dwItemID=1005__ : dwLibCorePerPackage = 1, dwLibTotalLogicals=2
    __dwItemID=1006__ : szWMIName=Intel(R) Pentium(R) 4 CPU 3.22GHz
    __dwItemID=1007__ : szWMIManufacturer=GenuineIntel
    __dwItemID=1008__ : dwWMIMaxClockSpeed=3192
    __dwItemID=1009__ : bBatteryExist=0
    __dwItemID=1010__ : szGuess=Pentium 4
    GPU (Hardware acceleration) : No hardware decoder detected Upgrade More Info
    System Memory : 1024 MB Yes
    Operating System : Windows XP Service Pack 3 Yes
    Operating System : Windows XP Service Pack 3 Yes
    Graphics Card : RADEON X300 SE 128MB HyperMemory Unknown More Info
    __dwItemID=1301__ : Adapter Compatibility: ATI Technologies Inc.
    __dwItemID=1302__ : VideoProcessor: RADEON X300 SE (0x5B60)
    Graphics card video memory : 128 MB
    Graphics Card Driver : 8.162.0.0 No More Info
    __dwItemID=1501__ : 2D Driver=6.14.10.6561
    __dwItemID=1502__ : COPP=Yes
    __dwItemID=1503__ : RGBOverlay=No
    __dwItemID=1504__ : DEVICE=N/A
    __dwItemID=1601__ : Driver 0:
    __dwItemID=1602__ : [D:] SONY DVD RW DW-U18A
    __dwItemID=1603__ : eHCMDrvType=0x000007c7
    __dwItemID=1604__ : CDRom=1 DVDRom=1 BDRom=0 HDDVDRom=0
    __dwItemID=1611__ : Driver 1:
    __dwItemID=1612__ : [F:] SONY CDRWDVD CRX310EE
    __dwItemID=1613__ : eHCMDrvType=0x000047c7
    __dwItemID=1614__ : CDRom=1 DVDRom=1 BDRom=0 HDDVDRom=0
    __dwItemID=1621__ : Driver 2:
    __dwItemID=1622__ : [G:] FMRIBA L6FWHQV
    __dwItemID=1623__ : eHCMDrvType=0x000547c7
    __dwItemID=1624__ : CDRom=1 DVDRom=1 BDRom=1 HDDVDRom=0
    Blu-ray Disc Drive : [G:] FMRIBA L6FWHQV Yes
    Disc Drive : [G:] FMRIBA L6FWHQV Yes
    Software Player : Not found No More Info
    Video Connection Type : Analog No More Info
    Player Capability for Bonus View : No No More Info
    Player Capability for BD Live : No No More Info
    Hardware Dual-Video Decoding Capability for H.264 : None No More Info
    Hardware Dual-Video Decoding Capability for MPEG-2 : None No More Info
    Hardware Dual-Video Decoding Capability for VC-1 : None No More Info
    Network Capability : Yes Yes
    (my pc was more 3d compatible using the scan, lol)
    disc drive g is a virtual drive...........

    just wondering if i still could use a usb drive as im interested in the read and write side of it not the playing of blu ray films, thanks again!!
     

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