- SATA Serial ATA
- Read speed: 16x
- Write speed: 24x
CD DVD & Blu-ray drives
- USB 2.0
Incredibly light and portable, the Lite-on Slim EBAU108 External USB DVD Writer is the perfect accessory for today's ultra-slim computers.Perfectly portableWherever you go, you can benefit from a DVD reader and writer thanks to the incredible portability of the Liteon Slim.Weighing a mere 220 grams and with dimensions little more than that of a CD case, it's easily slipped into a laptop bag or slipcase.It's USB powered too, meaning there are no additional wires to carry and getting started is... Find out moreMore info
The HP DVD600s External Slimline USB DVD Writer, in silver, is a lightweight and skinny portable drive capable of reading and writing both CDs and DVDs.Feather lightWeighing just 0.25 kg, and at only 13 mm thick, the HP DVD600s is ideal for those who regularly travel or commute. Connected only by USB, the device connects easily and quickly, allowing you to get set up and at work in no time.Disc writingWith 8x write speed you will be able to create DVDs and CDs and backup your files quickly.... Find out moreMore info
For anyone that has data stored on 3.5" floppy disc drives, this Dynamode External USB Floppy Disc Drive provides a convenient way of transferring your files to modern-day computers, which typically no longer support this type of media.Simple to useThis slim and lightweight reader is USB bus-powered, so requires no external power supply. Any computer with an available USB port can be floppy-disc enabled with the Dynamode External USB Floppy Disc Drive! Find out moreMore info
Compact and lightweight, the slimline design of Samsung's SE-218 External Slimline USB DVD Writer is ideal for people on the move.Compatible with both PC and Mac, you'll be able to use the SE-218 External Slimline USB DVD Writer with all your compatible devices, connecting via the USB 2.0 port.With read speeds of 24x, you'll be able to watch and enjoy uninterrupted content, delivered quickly to your machine. For added convenience, Firmwave automatically updates when your PC or device is... Find out moreMore info
- USB 2.0
- Read speed: 6x
- Write speed: 8x
- Powered by USB
Slimline and lightweight, the Samsung SE-506CB External Slimline USB Blu-ray Writer in black is USB powered for on-the-go users.The practical SE-506CB External Slimline USB Blu-ray Writer has capabilities to keep up with your busy lifestyle, boasting read speeds of 6 x and write speeds of 8 x. With the buffer underrun technology included, you can eradicate the frustration of waiting for data to load, resulting in smooth streaming.Supported by both PC and Mac, you'll be able to effortlessly... Find out moreMore info
- USB 3.0
- Read speed: 8x
- Write speed: 8x
- Powered by USB
Choose the HP F6V97AA External Slimline USB DVD Writer for handy mobile storage.Bold speedsThe perfect device for storage, the slimline F6V97AA allows you to read and write both DVDs and CDs and ample speeds.Enjoy DVD read and write speeds of 8 x and CD read and write speeds of 24 x.PortableWeighing just 200 g, and at only 14 mm thick, the F6V97AA is ideal for those who regularly travel or commute. Its low-profile design is discreet and perfect for use on the go.Connected by USB 2.0 or 3.0,... Find out moreMore info
The slimline Dynamode Insixt External Slimline USB CD Drive is particularly useful for anyone owning a computer such as a netbook with no optical drive. Highly affordable and extremely portable, gain access to your audio CD collection, CD-R data discs, or CD-ROM software discs with this external drive.Easy to use Powered by either USB or DC input, the slimline Dynamode Insixt External Slimline USB CD Drive is nothing if not easy and convenient to use. It is also compatible with PC or Mac... Find out moreMore info
Read your Blu-ray discs and write to DVD discs when you use the Asus BC-12D2HT Internal Blu-ray Combo. Energy efficient and with superb features, this drive is ideal for replacing your optical drive, or for use as a secondary drive. Superb storage The Drag-and-Burn system allows you to simply drag and drop files onto your disc to burn them in three easy steps. The drive pre-tests the disc before you burn data, generating the optimal disc burning strategy, making it simple to get the best... Find out moreMore info
Read and write DVD discs with the Asus DRW-24F1ST Internal SATA DVD Writer. This makes your PC ideal for enjoying your favourite movies or backing up important data, whether you're replacing your main drive or installing a second drive. Superbly energy efficient, you'll be able to burn and read discs without draining power. Writing DVDs It couldn't be easier to burn a DVD using the DRW-24F1ST. It has a speedy 24x write speed for fast and accurate burning, and the OTS technology helps to... Find out moreMore info
All About CD DVD & Blu-ray drives
Store and share media files, watch movies and listen to music on your PC from one of our CD, DVD and Blu-ray drives.
Choose the best drive for your needs from Currys’ great selection. Internal optical drives are installed within your PC and external optical drives connect to your computer via USB.
Internal optical drives are powerful with lightning-fast data transfer, so burning DVDs is quicker than ever.
External optical drives have a portable, slim-line design and are a great choice if you want to burn DVDs and CDs in multiple locations - perfect for laptops and netbooks. What’s more, there is no need for an external power supply as they run from power supplied via your computer’s USB port.