It may look and ride like a brute, but the 2013 Ram 3500 Laramie Longhorn offers luxurious appointments and loads of good dashboard tech for the 21st-century cowboy.
The AirRam doesn't perform well enough or offer enough cleaning options to justify its price.
The Plextor PX-810SA internal CD/DVD burner is quick for both ripping and burning. We like it.
By supporting two of the competing DVD-recording standards, the QPS Que DVD burner reduces the risk to early adopters. But like any emerging technology, the experience is far from polished.
Despite its high price, the SD-W2002's speed and ease of use make it a good choice for professionals who archive large amounts of data regularly.
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Thanks to its extensive software bundle and its ability to write to DVD-Rs, the Panasonic DVD burner is the drive to get if you're into digital video or want a good backup system for your computer.
Compact and portable, the Samsung Portable DVD Writer SE-218BB makes an excellent companion for ultrabook mobile users.
This midpriced 15-inch Toshiba Satellite has a few nice higher-end features, but its AMD processor makes it feel like a budget performer.
The Panasonic DVD-LS83 is a solid-performing portable DVD player, though you may be able to find a similar player for a cheaper price.
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