ASUS BW-12D1S-U Lite External USB 3.0 Blu-Ray Drive (Black)

ASUS BW-12D1S-U Lite External USB 3.0 Blu-Ray Drive (Black)

ASUS BW-12D1S-U Lite External USB 3.0 Blu-Ray Drive (Black)

ASUS BW-12D1S-U Lite External USB 3.0 Blu-Ray Drive (Black)

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Product Highlights

  • 12x BD-R Write Speed
  • 40x CD-R Write Speed
  • 16x DVD±R Write Speed
  • USB 3.0 Interface
  • Power Backup
  • Disc Encryption
  • Vertical/Horizontal Mounting Orientation
  • Windows and Mac Compatible
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  • 1Description
The black BW-12D1S-U Lite External USB 3.0 Blu-Ray Drive from ASUS is an external disc burner with a diamond-shaped design. It features 12x Blu-ray burning speed and optimal burning quality by OTS technology. The USB 3.0 interface accelerates transmission speed up to 10 times as compared to USB 2.0, with a maximum speed of 5 Gb/s. With Power Backup using professional backup software, the drive provides a robust data backup solution. In addition to this, with disc encryption it features high security standards with password control and encoded file name functionality.

General Features

USB 3.0 Interface
USB 3.0 accelerates transmission speeds at 5 Gb/s, up to 10 times as compared to USB 2.0
Writing Speed
With a writing speed of 12x, it takes only 11 minutes to backup 25GB of data.
Drag and Burn
It features intuitive burning interface that allows you to burn a disc with three simple steps.
Disc Encryption
High security standards with password control and encoded file name functionality.
Power Backup
Professional backup software that provides robust data backup solution.
UPC: 886227642410
In the Box
ASUS BW-12D1S-U Lite External USB 3.0 Blu-Ray Drive (Black)
  • Power Adapter
  • Limited 3-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Enclosure Type External
    Interface USB 3.0/USB 2.0
    Disc Types Disc Diameters: 4.7/3.1" (12.0/8.0 cm)
    Disc Formats: Audio CD, Video CD, CD-I, CD-Extra, Photo CD, CD-Text, CD-ROM/XA, Multi-session CD, BD video, DVD Video
    Read Speed BD-R: 8x
    BD-RE: 8x
    BD-ROM: 8x
    BD-R (DL): 8x
    BD-RE (DL): 6x
    BD-ROM (DL): 8x
    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: 12x
    BD-R (DL): 8x
    BD-RE: 2x
    BD-RE (DL): 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 write
    DVD+R and DVD+R (DL): Sequential write
    DVD-R and 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): 250 ms
    DVD: 170 ms
    CD: 150 ms
    Mounting Orientation Vertical and horizontal (+5 to -5°)
    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 above
    Use HDCP compatible display and VGA card for high-definition digital output
    Operating System Windows 8
    Windows 7
    Windows Vista
    Windows XP
    Mac OS X
    Software Cyberlink Power2Go 8
    Cyberlink PowerBackup 2.5
    Power Adapter Power: +5 V ±5%, 2 A
    Environmental Conditions Temperature
    Operating: 41 to 104°F (5 to 40°C)
    Storage: -22 to 140°F ( -30 to 60°C)

    Operating: 15 to 80% (non-condensing)
    Storage: 10 to 90% (non-condensing)
    Dimensions (L x W x H) 9.6 x 6.5 x 2.5" (243 x 165 x 63 mm)
    Weight 2.55 lb (1.15 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 4.1 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 14.4 x 7.4 x 3.7"

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