MY EXTERNAL FLOPPY DRIVE BROKE AFTER 2 YEARS & 8 MONTHS. I GOT IT FROM WALMART SO I ORDERED ANOTHER FROM THEM. I GOT IT IN 3 DAYS, BUT MY COMPUTER DIDN'T RECOGNIZE IT AS A DRIVE. I TOOK IT BACK, & ORDERED THIS FROM DX. IT TOOK 3 WEEKS TO GET IT, & I HAD TO DRIVE TO THE POST OFFICE TO SIGN FOR IT. ALL ... Read more
Reads 3.5"diskettes (even old ones from the 90's)
Great if you need a diskette drive, but you can't connect a FDD because your motherboard does not have a FDD controller.
Windows 8.1 did not need drivers
Also detected on my NAS
Slim design(can easily be tucked away somewhere) Diskettes ... Read more
Cheaper than local retail shops.
Well-built, light & compact.
Plug-&-play, no additional installation or drivers needed even though they did provide a CD.
No external power needed.
USB device, does take up your internal drive bays and can use for multiple devices, PCs, notebooks, etc Old technology,... Read more
It is PERFECT. Much faster than old drives, it doesn't require any drivers for XP, it is automatically detected and enabled. I also tried it on my Android tablet, and it works also perfectly! :-) None found so far. It could be interesting if it was designed to allow fitting it on a 2.5" front bay.... Read more
It just works. I've plugged it to my Linuxbox and it just worked. No driver needed. Maybe Windows will need to install something from the miniDisc contained in the package, but I just plugged it, put a floppy inside and I was watching its contents Maybe it's a bit noisy You can buy it almost everywhere,... Read more
- Slim and nice design
- Reads all floppy disks without a hitch
- Powered by just USB - The cable is a bit short This was a great buy, the floppy disk drive works fine and with no problems whatsoever. It read all the floppy disks I threw at it without a hitch. Only problem I encountered was that the ... Read more
Cheap, good quality, didn't ask for drivers. Using on Windows 7, quiet. I believe for this money this is best product you can offer on the market. Now days these are pretty expensive stuff. No. Good product. Cheap, good quality, didn't ask for drivers. Using on Windows 7, quiet. I believe for this money ... Read more
It is a good floppy drive, easy to use, plug in and just works. I tested it with a Macbook air and it works good. It reads all diskettes. Very useful to retrieve old documents from old diskettes, as new computers do not include a floppy disk drive anymore. Sometimes you have to unplug and plug it again ... Read more
I bought this unit because I had an old floppy disk that had required data on it, The disk also had some bad sectors on it. The unit read the disk with a disk fixer without a problem. The unit also didn't require the driver, just plug in and away you go.
Also being external less dust will be sucked into ... Read more
As Floppy connection disappear from motherboards it is getting harder to just say to people, Just stick an old floppy drive in. This unit brings that floppy ability back to a PC once again, I have mine packed in my netbook case, and if there is an old floppy that needs to be copied to DVD I'm ready. ... Read more
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