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Asus SDRW-08D2S-U 8x Slim DVD-RW External Optical Drive, Black

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About the Asus SDRW-08D2S-U

The ASUS SDRW-08D2S-U External Slim DVD Writer (Black) is a perfect companion for Asus Eee family products or other mini-notebooks. The DVD writer lets you create and read CDs or DVDs with speed and simplicity. Encased inside a slim and elegant diamond-cut design with a shimmering finish, this DVD writer is not only portable, but stylish too. The data encryption feature in the provided software protects your most sensitive material with a secure password protection. It also has the ability to hide file names from unwanted onlookers.

Asus SDRW-08D2S-U Includes

  • Asus SDRW-08D2S-U 8x Slim DVD-RW External Optical Drive
  • USB 2.0 Y Cable (Dual Type A Plug and One Mini-B Plug)
  • Software Disk (CyberLink, Power2Go and E-Green)
  • Quick Installation Guide
  • Asus Warranty

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Asus SDRW-08D2S-U Features

  • Elegant appearance embodies the harmonious marriage of technology and aesthetics & its glossy surface and diamond-cut design also gives it a radiant shine that is elegant
  • Encryption software included to help you backup sensitive documents
  • Disc Encryption doubles the security with password-controlled and hidden-file functionality
  • Portable slim DVD Re-Writer designed to match your Asus Eee family products or mini-notebooks
  • Drag-and-burn interface accomplishes entire jobs in three easy steps
  • Easily drag and drop media and files into the Cyberlink's thumbnail to create CDs and DVDs instantly
  • Record onto DVD-R (SL/DL), DVD+R (SL/DL), CD-R/CD-RW, DVD-RW and DVD-RAM quickly
  • With a compact and slim design, it is easy to carry. No big and bulky power adapters to carry around, just the included USB cable
  • Low power consumption, Powered and connected by high-speed USB 2.0 ports for universal compatibility and convenience
  • You can attach it to any computers that have two USB 2.0 ports and have it work right away. No driver installation is necessary, it is as easy as plug-and-play
  • ASUS Turbo Engine to increase performance of connection between the USB to External Drive
  • It can read and write to almost all of the DVD and CD formats available

Asus SDRW-08D2S-U Specifications

Read Speed DVD+R: 8X
CD-R: 24X
CD-RW: 24X
DVD Video Playback: 4X
VCD Playback: 10X
Write Speed DVD+R: 8XDVD+RW: 8X
DVD-R (DL): 6X
CD-R: 24X
CD-RW: 16X
Writing Mode DVD+R & DVD+R (DL): Sequential Write
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 DVD: 160 ms
CD: 140 ms
Interface USB 2.0
Mounting Orientation Vertical and Horizontal (+5deg. - -5deg.)
Data Buffer 1 MB
OS Support Windows 7
Windows Vista
Windows XP
Mac OS X 10.5 or higher
System Requirements Processor: Intel Pentium 4 20 GHz or AMD Athlon 2100+ or higher
Memory: 512 MB or more is recommended
HDD: 10 GB or more
Disc Formats Audio CD, Video CD, CD-I CD-Extra Photo CD CD-Text CD-ROM/XA Multi-session CD DVD Video
Disc Diameters 12 cm/8 cm
Power USB Power +5V ± 5%
Operating Temperature 41 to 104deg.F (5 to 40deg.C)
Storage Temperature -22 to 140deg.F (-30 to 60deg.C)
Operating Humidity 15 - 80% (non condensing)
Storage Humidity 10 - 90% (non condensing)
Dimensions (L x W x H) 6.2 x 5.6 x 0.8" (15.74 x 14.22 x 2.03 cm)
Weight 11.04 oz (313 g)
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