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by jonghotti
Tue Nov 12, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: Drives for sale, Flashing Services, where to buy...
Topic: Need a 4K UHD “Friendly” / “Official” Blu-Ray Drive? - Any configuration, any size, any place, I'm at your service!
Replies: 199
Views: 56002

Re: Need a 4K UHD “Friendly” / “Official” Blu-Ray Drive? - Any configuration, any size, any place, I'm at your service!

November 11th, 2019 -- Two (2) pieces left of the 2018 built LG WH14NS40 drives for sale loaded with the WH16NS60 v1.00 firmware-$95.35 each. These drives top out at 8.0X "rip" speed under ideal conditions. Two day priority mail with tracking is included. These units are IN STOCK and will ship the s...
by jonghotti
Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: General MakeMKV discussion
Topic: The program can't find any usable optical drives.
Replies: 5
Views: 128

Re: The program can't find any usable optical drives.

Hmm, ok then, my answer won't apply in this situation but if there's an external drive involved it's definitely something to try :D
by jonghotti
Sun Nov 10, 2019 6:25 pm
Forum: General MakeMKV discussion
Topic: The program can't find any usable optical drives.
Replies: 5
Views: 128

Re: The program can't find any usable optical drives.

The answer: and I explain this to customers all the time. When using drive in an enclosure don’t run makemkv until you’ve put a disc in the drive, closes the tray, and hear the drive start to read the disc, you’ll hear it making noise, like. 5-10 seconds after closing the tray. Then run MakeMKV it’l...
by jonghotti
Fri Nov 08, 2019 4:00 am
Forum: UHD drives
Topic: NEW OPTION: 'UHD Friendly' Firmware Downgrade / Cross-Flash Using Official (Modified) ASUS Flasher for ASUS & LG Drives
Replies: 386
Views: 85801

Re: NEW OPTION: 'UHD Friendly' Firmware Downgrade / Cross-Flash Using Official (Modified) ASUS Flasher for ASUS & LG Dri

The sleep bug is still present in the current ASUS firmware. I’m not quite sure why such a big deal is made about it. Seriously how hard is it to start a rip within two minutes??And set a timer on your phone to come check the rip in 40-45 minutes from when it starts. Totally valid workaround.
by jonghotti
Fri Nov 08, 2019 1:51 am
Forum: General MakeMKV discussion
Topic: First unrippable disc ever - no solution
Replies: 3
Views: 278

Re: First unrippable disc ever - no solution

Way cool that drive is museum quality. I had a v1.00 drive built 12/2015 didn’t work for shit :-( Flashed it immediately turned into a brick. Returned it to Fry’s in its bricked state with not a word said. I’m happy to make you a crackin’ deal on a new drive sir. I PM’d you but if you can’t get it I...
by jonghotti
Tue Nov 05, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: UHD drives
Topic: LG BP60NB10
Replies: 12
Views: 442

Re: LG BP60NB10

I'm sorry all the replies consisted of Marty and I going back and forth. Returning it and getting something else sounds like a good plan. Check out the BU40N in the Vantec enclosure :-)
by jonghotti
Sun Nov 03, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: UHD drives
Topic: LG BP60NB10
Replies: 12
Views: 442

Re: LG BP60NB10

Plastic and USB 2.0 vs. Metal and USB 3.0? Come on bruh :-)
by jonghotti
Sun Nov 03, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: UHD drives
Topic: LG BP60NB10
Replies: 12
Views: 442

Re: LG BP60NB10

I don't, but if one comes across my desk I will try it.

It should be noted that a BP60NB10 is a poor substitute for a BU40 in a Vantec case, IMHO :-)
by jonghotti
Sat Nov 02, 2019 11:43 pm
Forum: UHD drives
Topic: LG BP60NB10
Replies: 12
Views: 442

Re: LG BP60NB10

McNuts I thought this was the breakthrough that was brought to us by you not two months ago. The ability to flash the BP60NB10.
by jonghotti
Fri Nov 01, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: UHD drives
Topic: NEW OPTION: 'UHD Friendly' Firmware Downgrade / Cross-Flash Using Official (Modified) ASUS Flasher for ASUS & LG Drives
Replies: 386
Views: 85801

Re: NEW OPTION: 'UHD Friendly' Firmware Downgrade / Cross-Flash Using Official (Modified) ASUS Flasher for ASUS & LG Dri

fede66 wrote:Besides I wanted to know which is the best model of burner on the market that works well to rip and write blu ray 4k thanks.
Fede I sent you a PM.


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by jonghotti
Tue Oct 29, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: Drives for sale, Flashing Services, where to buy...
Topic: Need a 4K UHD “Friendly” / “Official” Blu-Ray Drive? - Any configuration, any size, any place, I'm at your service!
Replies: 199
Views: 56002

Re: Need a 4K UHD “Friendly” / “Official” Blu-Ray Drive? - Any configuration, any size, any place, I'm at your service!

I'm going to update my main post soon the types of drives I'm aiming to have in stock 24/7 are: ASUS BW-16D1HT either bare no enclosure or with your choice of the Vantec NexStar DX (black) or OWC Mercury Pro (silver/brushed aluminum) enclosure. LG WH14NS40 (running WH16NS60 Libre Drive compatible fi...
by jonghotti
Tue Oct 29, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: UHD drives
Topic: Apple Mac Compatible drive
Replies: 2
Views: 209

Re: Apple Mac Compatible drive

I prefer the ASUS BW-16D1HT and would rate that the best in my experience. I'm not really a fan of the LG NS60 as I've no desire to play back a disc from the drive itself, sort of defeats the purpose of ripping the disc to a file for streaming on your LAN - simply my opinion and not trying to start ...