ASUS 16X External Blu-ray Drive & Burner

$150

Interface: USB 3.1 (External)
Reads & Writes CDs: Yes
Reads & Writes DVDs: Yes
Reads & Writes Blu-Ray Discs: Yes


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  • Read Speed
    BD-R : 12X
    BD-R(LTH) : 8X
    BD-RE : 10X
    BD-R(DL) : 8X
    BD-RE(DL) : 6X
    BD-ROM(DL) : 8X
    BD-R(TL/QL) : 6X
    BD-RE(TL) : 4X
    DVD+R : 16X
    DVD-R : 16X
    DVD+RW : 12X
    DVD-RW : 12X
    DVD-ROM : 16X
    DVD+R(DL) : 12X
    DVD-R(DL) : 12X
    DVD-ROM(DL) : 12X
    DVD-RAM : 5X
    CD-R : 40X
    CD-RW : 24X
    CD-ROM : 40X
    DVD Video Playback : 5X
    VCD Playback : 9.3X
    Audio CD Playback : 9.3X
  • Write Speed
    BD-R : 16X
    BD-R(DL) : 12X
    BD-R(TL/QL) : 6X
    BD-R(LTH) : 8X
    BD-R(SL, M-DISC) : 4X
    BD-RE : 2X
    BD-RE(DL) : 2X
    BD-RE(TL) : 2X
    DVD+R : 16X
    DVD-R : 16X
    DVD+RW : 8X
    DVD-RW : 6X
    DVD+R(DL) : 8X
    DVD-R(DL) : 8X
    DVD-RAM : 5X
    CD-R : 40X
    CD-RW : 24X
  • Writing Mode
    BD-RE : Random Write
    BD-R : Sequential Recording
    DVD+R & DVD+R(DL) : Sequential Recording
    DVD-R & DVD-R(DL) : DAO/Incremental Recording
    DVD+RW : Random Write
    DVD-RW : DAO/Restricted Overwrite/Incremental Recording
    DVD-RAM : Random Write
    CD-R/RW : DAO/TAO/SAO/Packet Write
  • Access time
    BD(SL/DL) : 180 ms
    DVD : 170 ms
    CD : 160 ms
  • Interface
    USB 2.0/USB 3.0
  • OS Support
    Windows® 10 86×64
    Windows® 8 86×64
    Windows® 7 86×64
    Windows® Vista 86×64
    Windows® XP 86×64
    Mac OS X 10.6 or higher
  • System Requirements
    CPU: Intel® Pentium® D 945(3.4 GHz) or higher
    RAM: 1 GB or more is recommended
    Graphics Card: NVIDIA® GeForce 7600 GT or ATI X1600 series or higher
    Use HDCP Compatible display and VGA card to High Definition digital output
  • Software
    CyberLink Power2Go 8
    CyberLink PowerBackup 2.5
  • Disc Formats
    Audio CD, CD-I, CD-Extra, Photo CD, CD-Text, CD-ROM/XA, Multi-session CD, BD-R(SL/DL), BD-R(TL/QL), BD-RE(SL/DL), BD-RE(TL), BD-ROM(SL/DL), CD-R, CD-RW, CD-ROM , DVD±R(SL/DL), DVD±RW, DVD-ROM(SL/DL), DVD-RAM, DVD Video
  • Disc Diameters
    12cm/8cm
  • Mounting Orientation
    Horizontal (+5° ~ -5°)
  • Dimensions
    9.57 x 6.5 x 2.5 inch (LxWxH)
  • Weight
    2.56 lb
  • Power
    Adapter Power  +12V ±5%, 3A

ASUS TurboDrive BW-16D1X-U – Ultra-Fast 16X Blu-Ray Burner

ASUS BW-16D1X-U combines 16x BD-R writing speed and USB 3. 0 to deliver the fastest burning speed, and with BDXL support allows the maximum data storage of 128 GB in one disc. The turbo drive is Windows and Mac OS compatible, and comes with a cloud backup solution for Android devices. Support for M-DISC provides archival-quality storage to protect your precious data, photos, and videos for up to 1,000 years


About BW-16D1X-U

ASUS BW-16D1X-U is a powerful Blu-ray disc drive that capable of writing to 16X BD-R format. With USB 3.0, it assures the fastest burning speed, and along with BDXL upport that allows the maximum data storage 128 GB in one disc. The professional data backup software, Nero BackItUp, Power Backup, provides the most robust backup solution.


      • · Super-fast 16X Blu-ray writing speed with BDXL support that supports data storage up to 128 GB

     

      • · Cloud backup solution for Android devices. Supported operating system is windows 10, windows 8, windows 7, windows vista, windows xp and mac os x 10. 6 or higher

     

    • · MacOS and Windows Compatiblity via USB 3. 0 (USB 3. 1 Gen1) connection. Temperature Operating : 5 ℃ to 40 ℃

 

    • · Diamond-shaped design for luxury look and clean aesthetics

 

  • · Cyber Link Power2Go 8 disc-burning process with optional encryption functionality for extra private files protection


Excellent Performance with Super-speed USB 3.0
Transfer data with the USB 3.0 standard at up to 10X USB 2.0 speed. And speed boosts with 16X accelerated performance, it takes only 10 minutes to backup 25 GB of data.

Work with Mac OS and Windows
ASUS BW-16D1X-U supports Mac OS X and Windows without any installation that will be operated directly when plugging the USB in the notebook or PC.

Robust Backup Solution
ASUS BW-16D1X-U provides a complete, easy-to-use backup solution. Intuitive, bundled software called CyberLink Power2Go 8 simplifies the disc-burning process and offers optional encryption functionality to protect your private files. ASUS BW-16D1X-U also comes with on online backup solution for Android smartphones and tablets.


Additional information
Weight 5 lbs
Dimensions 7 × 7 × 7 in
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