Optical Disk Drives

Computer Hardware & Peripherals

Blu-ray Disc Rewritable Drives serve computer aftermarket.

November 16, 2010

Available in retail (BWU-500S) and OEM configurations, half-height internal Blu-ray Disc® (BD) rewritable drives are suited for replacing standard DVD drive with added support for Blu-ray 3D(TM) HD playback. Drives write single-layer BD-R media at up to 12X and dual layer BD-R media at up to 8X speeds. Accommodating range of media types, SATA-enabled drives come with intelligent monitoring for consistent recording as well as adjusting read-speed technology for enhanced playback. Read More

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Camera Control Unit aids in-field recording, reporting.

September 21, 2010

Compatible with RIDGID SeeSnake® reels, CS1000 Digital Recording Monitor features SeeSnake LCDPak 12.1 in. color, daylight-readable monitor and keyboard. It also comes with SeeSnake HQ software for detailed reporting and sharing of jobs. Recording is possible via 3 modes - digital stills, full-frame video, and compressed auto-recording - while report writer lets user generate full report, on site, with integrated inspection footage and descriptions. Flash storage is standard. Read More

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Optical Drive Upgrades enhance Apple Macbook/Pro notebooks.

May 18, 2009

Available for MacBook 13 in. and MacBook Pro 15 in. (Non-Unibody) notebooks, Mercury SuperDrive Dual-Layer Internal Drive Kit delivers optical drive capable of up to 8X DVD+/-R, 6X DVD-R DL (Dual-Layer), 5X DVD-RAM, and 24X CD-R burn speeds. Drive also supports DVD+/-R/RW, DVD+/-R DL, DVD-RAM, and CD-R/RW media. Value Bundle of same SuperDrive Kit also includes 10 pieces of 8X DVD-R media in jewel cases, Prosoft Data Backup 3 software, and NTI DragonBurn CD/DVD authoring software. Read More

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Blu-ray Disc Writer works with various media at high speeds.

October 3, 2008

Able to record full 25 GB disc in 15 min and full 50 GB disc in 30 min, BWU-300S Blu-ray Disc(TM) (BD) writer burns single- and dual-layer BD-R media with up to 8X capabilities. Drive also records DVDs at up to 16X, CDs up to 48X, and supports DVD-RAM recording. Suited for desktop PCs running Windows XP/Vista®, internal drive features SATA interface and 5.25 in. form factor. CyberLink software is included for capturing, authoring, editing, burning, and viewing HD content. Read More

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Internal Drive offers LightScribe disc labeling technology.

August 7, 2008

Suited for variety of media formats, ASUS DRW-20B1L/B1LT provides 20X DVD±R write, 12X DVD±R (DL), and 12XDVD-RAM reading capabilities. With Optimal Tuning Strategy, drive will perform test burning before actually burning disc, intelligently calculating best burning strategy based on operating temperatures and media and drive variations. E-Green Engine technology provides E-Green Mode, which activates when drive is idle for 2.5 min to conserve energy. Read More

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Optical Disc Drives are 6x BD-R/2x BD-RE read compatible.

June 12, 2008

Facilitating data transfer, Models BE06, GBC-H20L, and GBW-H20L offer SecurDisc(TM) capabilities for data protection and content access control on all current optical formats, and LightScribe(TM) technology that enables users to create direct-to-disc labels right from their drive. Compatible with DVD and CDR CDRW, all models provide back-up for wide variety of files, photos, business documents, or video. Drives feature flexible data storage options for office use. Read More

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Re-Writable HD DVD Drive is designed for notebook PCs.

June 26, 2007

Measuring 128.0 x 126.0 x 12.7 mm, SD-L912A provides notebook PCs with combination of HD visual quality content and re-writable HD DVD media flexibility. Unit connects via ATAPI and adds 170 g (typ) to overall weight. Suited for backing up large volumes of HD content, SD-L912A offers write speeds from 1x-2x depending on HD DVD media, 2x-16x depending on DVD media, and 4x-10x depending on CD media. Read rates are 1x-2.4x (HD DVD), 8x (DVD), and 24x (CD). Read More

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Optical Media suits XDCAM high definition video systems.

February 16, 2007

Designed to meet needs of direct-to-disc tapeless recording segment, Professional Disc Media offers 23.3 GB of storage capacity, and delivers transfer rate of 72 Mbps with 1 optical head and 144 Mbps with 2 optical heads. Phase-change recording layer enables disc to capture 1,080i video and 4 tracks of audio. Re-writable media employs polycarbonate plastic cartridge to protect against dust, scratches, and fingerprints. Read More

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Portable Optical Drive offers dual layer DVD recording.

February 12, 2007

Weighing 12 oz, EZ Writer DVD LS offers all-inclusive and portable solution for burning, playing, and labeling DVDs and CDs. Dual layer recording engine enables users to record up to 8.5 Gb of data per DVD, while LightScribe® lets users inscribe unique designs with text, images, and artwork on DVDs and CDs. System comes complete with Hi-Speed USB 2.0 interface, ac adapter, USB cable, 2 Mb data buffer, 2 CD/DVD software programs, and LightScribe Direct Disc labeling CD. Read More

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Optical Storage Drives address next-generation DVD formats.

January 15, 2007

Super Multi Blue Blu-ray Disc Rewriter and HD DVD-ROM Drive (GGW-H10N) is compatible with Blu-ray and HD DVD formats and can record up to 50 GB of data. Also available, Super Multi DVD Rewriter with Security Function features SecurDisc(TM) technology and is compatible with Blu-ray, DVD, CD read/write, and HD-DVD-ROM (read). Both devices offer 4x recording speed of Blu-ray discs, taking 23-24 min to burn full single layer BD-R disc (25 GB). Read More

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Inkjet Printable Media features water-resistant surface.

October 19, 2006

Available in 52x CD-R and 16x DVD-R formats, Inkjet Printable Media with AquaGuard(TM) technology offers white smear- and water-resistant disc surface for creating personalized video, photo, music, and data discs with full-color labels. Since there is no wait for ink to dry, AquaGuard surface makes discs attractive to small and medium sized business seeking to duplicate large amounts of media quickly. Read More

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Optical Drive burns DVDs at rates to 18x and CDs to 48x.

October 17, 2006

Able to read and write from and various formats, half-height (5 ¼ in.) DSW1218P provides complete DVD/CD burning solution. Auto Balance System decreases vibration of disc caused by burning, while 2 MB buffer memory provides further stability. Drive also incorporates Noise-control System and Running Optimum Power Control. Along with support for 12x DVD-RAM and 8x DVD +/- R DL, product burns DVD+R/-R at 18x, DVD+RW at 8x, DVD-RW at 6x, CD-R at 48x, and CD-RW at 32x. Read More

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Mini DVD-R Disc delivers up to 1 hr of recording time.

October 3, 2006

Handling 1x-4x recording speeds, Memorex Double-Sided Mini DVD-R media provide 2.8 GB of storage capacity. Mini DVD is compatible with direct-to-disc camcorders and also works in most DVD burners and players. Both sides of each disc feature scratch-resistant DuraLayer(TM) Technology coating that protects media from dust, debris, and rough handling. DVD cleaning cloth is also included to keep discs spotless for peak performance. Read More

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Modular Storage Devices handle large data sets.

September 22, 2006

Suited for business-critical applications, Sun StorageTek(TM) modular storage family consists of 2 ROHS-compliant Fiber Channel arrays with 8 x 4 GB FC ports. StorageTek 6140 and 6540 deliver 4 and 16 GB cache and maximum capacity of 112 and 224 disk drives, respectively. Both 4 Gbps FC arrays feature fully redundant architecture with drive intermixing, application-oriented management, and switched drive connectivity. Read More

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Blu-Ray Discs offer 5x capacity of DVD media.

August 17, 2006

Available in BD-R recordable and BD-RE rewritable formats, single-layer Blu-ray Discs store up to 25 GB of digital files and are suited for business backup, including medical and government imaging, photography, and videography, as well as high-definition video recording. Discs are produced with protective coating that provides scratch resistance, anti-static dust resistance, and smear resistance. Read More

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DVD+R Media accommodates direct inscription.

June 12, 2006

With Memorex 16X DVD+R LightScribe Media and LightScribe Media Version 1.2, users can create labels using photos, graphics, and text, and inscribe designs directly onto specially coated, scratch-resistant discs. Available in package of 10, media is suited for recording home movies, creating multimedia presentations, archiving photos, and preserving important data. Write-once discs store 4.7 GB of data or 120 min of video in SP mode. Read More

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Optical Discs provide 2X writing speed.

February 24, 2006

Offered in 25 and 50 GB storage capacities, Blu-ray Discs stack 2 recording layers, intermediate layer and transparent cover layer into thickness of 0.1 mm. Inorganic material which is unaffected by light is utilized for recording film of write-once disc, ensuring safe, long-time storage of data. Surface treatment technology boosts disc's resistance to scratches and abrasions. Read More

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Optical Libraries offer optical storage for data retention.

October 21, 2005

Utilizing 5.25 in., 30 GB optical disc technology, IBM 3996 Optical Library Models 032, 080, and 174 provide physical capacities up to 960 GB, 2.4 TB, and 5.2 TB, respectively. Model 032 features 1 drive, while Models 080 and 174 have 2 drives. Units support WORM and rewritable recording technologies in single library. Additional features include LVD SCSI interface, see-through side panel for viewing auto-changer and drives during operation, and optional barcode reader. Read More

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Data Storage Disks target xSeries servers.

August 4, 2005

TotalStorage DS4000 SATA Disk Express Models offer building blocks for Fibre Channel-based SANs. Users can choose from various controller models to help address varying SAN needs. Multiple DS4000 storage systems can be centrally managed from common DS4000 management console across existing LAN infrastructure. Read More

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DVD-R can store archival images for 100 years.

August 4, 2005

Utilizing 24 karat gold in reflective layer, eFilm Archival Gold DVD-R resists effects of temperature, humidity, and oxidation. DVD-R 10 Pack is sold in protective plastic case that holds 10 DVD-R's in polypropylene sleeves. Other packaging options include 1 in. binder available with 16 DVD-R's in protective sleeves, 25 pack in cake box type spindle, and 100 pack in retail packaging. Read More