View Full Version : [all variants] Region Free DVD Drive/Burner ?

July 11th, 2010, 12:12 PM
I know I can use things like regionset and VLC to bypass region encoding (which I already do), I was really wondering if you can actually purchase a drive that is "region free" without having to apply hacks/patches/voodoo etc.?

I've done the "google thing" and all I come up with is hacks while using windows, I'd really like to get a drive that is completely region free.

Any help or pointers in the right direction would be appreciated.


July 11th, 2010, 01:42 PM
All drives are region free when using linux, the region limitations are imposed by the OS and not the hardware.
I play discs from regions 1+2 and have never had to think about using regionset or any other fixes.