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ASUS 6x External Slim Blu-Ray Reader and DVD Writer (SBW-06D2X-U/BLK/G/AS) - Online Only

  • Model #: SBW-06D2X-U/BLK/G/AS
  • Web Code: 10210848
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Overview

The SBW-06D2X-U External Slim Blu-ray Combo from ASUS provides maximum storage data of up to 128 GB along with 6X write speeds. You can burn a disk in 3 simple steps, making the process easier than ever.

More Information

  • BDXL format support allows users to read huge amount of data on a single Blu-ray disc, up to 100GB on BD-R(TL) and 128GB on BD-R(QL).
  • Disc Encryption II doubles the security with password-controls and hidden-file function, protecting important user data.
  • Friendly interface with only three simple steps to burn a disc, making the process easier than ever.
  • Auto Tuning Power technology ensures optimized power to burn a disc with the best quality.
  • The Blu-ray drive will also upscale DVD video to 1080p and convert your 2D discs to 3D.

What's in the Box?

  • USB Cable
  • Cyberlink Power2Go Software

Manufacturer's Warranty:

  • Parts - 1 Year(s)
  • Labour - 1 Year(s)

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  • PC/Mac
    PC
  • Internal or External
    External
  • Interface
    USB 2.0
  • CD Read Speed
    24X
  • CD Rewrite Speed
    16X
  • CD Write Speed
    24X
  • DVD Read Speed
    8X
  • DVD Rewrite Speed
    6X
  • DVD Write Speed
    8X
  • Data Access Time
    190 ms
  • Data Buffer
    2 MB
  • Software Included
    Cyberlink Power2Go 7; PowerDVD 10 With Magic Cinema; PowerBackup 2.5; InstantBurn 5; TurboEngine
  • System Requirements
    Windows 7/Vista/XP; Mac OS X 10.5 Or Higher
  • Width
    15.2 cm
  • Height
    1.9 cm
  • Depth
    14 cm
  • Warranty Labour
    1 Year(s)
  • Warranty Parts
    1 Year(s)

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  • from Calgary, AB
  • Jan 20, 2014
5.0

Well Worth the Cost

Given that most DVD-RW and DVD-RE external drives are about half the price of this unit, it's a tough pill of [price] to swallow, but I can say it is well worth its dollar value. The unit can run off USB 3.0, a significant advantage over its competition, for this means that the signal quality does not degrade nearly as much as it will from a USB 2.0 which can only read HD discs up to around 720p or 1080i. Moreover, should your disc require extra running power, the unit itself has a cable which can plug into two USB ports for extra power. Be forewarned that, unlike DVD, Blu-Ray is a registered product of Sony and that means that your media viewing software such as Windows Media Player does not support Blu-Ray. If it did, Microsoft would have to pay royalties to Sony and they're unwilling to do as such. Thus you will need an after-market piece of software to run your Blu-Rays which are generally not free.