I'm thinking of putting my 10X back in just because the speed increase is
not worth the loud noise in my opinion. I do like the slot loading option
that Pioneer gives us and will not use another CD-ROM drive after having a
slot loading drive.
: >Hi All,
: >I have used a 10X Pioneer Slot Drive DVD-ROM for about 6 months. I
: >to get a 16X for the faster CD-ROM speed. First thing that I noticed is
: >it is annoyingly loud. I'm not talking about vibrations, but about the
: >motors. They are very high pitch and loud.
: >Anyone else have one of these and think it is too loud?
: I have have a 10x Pioneer tray DVD drive, that I have used for about 8
: and it is very quite. And like you I got a 16x, again the Pioneer tray
: Yes, I will say the sucker is much louder then the 10x is. Just play the
: music/soundtrack louder... LOL