Solved Someone help a brother out, I want to use an Ide dvd player Tags: New Build DVD DVD Players Brother Systems Last response: April 6, 2011 10:56 PM in Systems Share mr_lucklegs March 30, 2011 2:32:37 AM I'm wanting use my htpc board ide spot, and I'm choosing this DVD 48x ide. Any thoughts on the idea? More about : brother ide dvd player Wolfshadw March 30, 2011 4:46:15 AM Just because it's an older standard doesn't mean it won't work. The larger IDE cable may restrict airflow through the system, though. -Wolf sends m 0 l Best solution hunter315 March 30, 2011 4:51:11 AM If you already have an IDE DVD drive it will work fine, if you dont, then there isnt a reason to pick IDE over SATA, infact the opposite is true, sata cables are easier to deal with and in a small HTPC case are much less of a pain to deal with. Share Related resources Want to use headset and speakers at same time, can someone please help. - Forum Help :Laptop to Samsung dvd player to tv using regular dvd to tv installation and hdmi to LAPTOP - Forum Help me pick a good DVD player out! - Forum Need help Using Windows Media Player with a DVD. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mr_lucklegs March 31, 2011 3:03:07 AM Thanks, I'm going to use it then until I get a blu-ray player. m 0 l mr_lucklegs April 6, 2011 10:56:48 PM Best answer selected by mr_lucklegs. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !