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StarTech.com Offers New Slim, External DVD-RW Drive

StarTech.com has announced the launch of their External Slim USB 2.0 DVD +/- RW Dual Layer Drive (part number SLIMDVDRW8U2). This product will provide a simple solution for mobile users whose notebook computer lacks a built-in DVD-RW drive, or desktop users who want to be able to use their DVD-RW drive interchangeably with their notebook. The drive features a slim form factor Panasonic DVD+/-RW drive, enclosed in a sturdy, slim casing that allows for maximum portability and durability. SLIMDVDRW8U2 also offers the longevity and enhanced re-write ability offered by DVD-RAM technology, which is unique to most external drives.

SLIMDVDRW8U2 offers the following features and benefits:
- Compact form factor, slim 12.7mm height;
- No power adapter required for CD/DVD-ROM use;
- Tray-loading design allows access to mini CDs.

SLIMDVDRW8U2 supports the following read/write/re-write speeds: 5x DVD-RAM Writing, 8x DVD +/- R Writing, 4x DVD +/- R(DL) Writing, 6x DVD-RW Writing, 8x +R 4.7GB Writing, 8x +RW 4.7GB Writing, 24x CD-R Writing, 16x Speed CD-RW Writing, 24x Speed CD-ROM Reading.



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