Good point! If I did it over again I would have went to Wal-Mart and bought a $98 -R only recorder. But so far the 5005 works as advertised and I have flashed it with the current FW!
If it lasts then it was a good buy!
PS/ the pro scan picture is fine on my unit! We shall see if it lasts
BQ 1640 BSOB
NEC 4550 1.6T
Plextor 716a 1.09
Pioneer 109/A09 158
Pioneer 110/A10 1.39
Sony 875P & 333ES
Two Dell 8400s & 9100 with SATA HDs