ASUS SBC-06D2X-U External USB Blu-ray Drive - Black

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  • USB 2.0
  • Read speed: 6x
  • Write speed: 8x
  • Powered by USB

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Available to Order Online & Collect in Store from next day

Available to Order Online & Collect in Store from next day


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Product details

Read Blu-ray discs or write data to a DVD wherever you go with the Asus SBC-06D2X-U External USB Blu-ray Reader. This optical drive is ideal for watching your favourite films or storing important documents, photos and other files.

Blu-ray playback

This drive provides an extreme 6x Blu-ray reading speed, which means that you can enjoy high quality Blu-ray playback on your PC or Mac. Whether you're reading data from the drive or watching your favourite film, the SBC-06D2X-U provides impressive read speeds. It also supports Blu-ray 3D playback, so you can enjoy 3D films in high quality.

In addition to high standard Blu-ray viewing, the drive can give your DVDs a whole new perspective with 2D to 3D conversation, and can even upscale your DVDs to Full HD quality.

Burning discs

The Auto Tuning Power technology included with the SBC-06D2X-U allows you to get the best out of your discs. It pre-tests the disc before generating the optimal burning strategy, providing you with the very best results. It's easy to move data onto your DVD thanks to the three step Drag-and-Burn process. Simply choose your files, drag them onto the thumbnail image and burn them to the disc.

It also supports BDXL formats, allowing you to store much more on your discs.

Protecting your personal information

The SBC-06D2X-U includes Disc Encryption II technology. This improves the security of your discs, using the password control and ability to hide files, so only you can access your personal information.

Stunning design

The SBC06D2XU can be used horizontally or vertically, perfect whether you're on the move or at your desk.

With Dolby EX and DTS-HD surround sound support, your favourite films will sound as good as they look.

Enjoy a practical entertainment option with the Asus SBC-06D2X-U External USB Blu-ray Reader.

Product code: 081716

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Type External Blu-ray drive
Interface USB 2.0
Compatibility PC & Mac
Colour Black
Supported media Audio CD, Video CD, CD-I, CD-Extra, Photo CD, CD-Text, CD-ROM/XA, Multi-session CD, BD video, DVD Video
Read / Write speed - Read: 6 x
- Write: 8 x
Memory buffer 5.8 MB
Power supply USB 2.0
System requirements - Processor: Intel® Pentium® D 945 (3.4 GHz) or higher
- Memory: 1 GB or more
- Graphics Card: NVIDIA® GeForce 7600 GT or ATI X1600 series or above
- Use HDCP Compatible display and VGA card to High Definition digital output
Software included - Cyberlink Power2Go 7
- TurboEngine
Dimensions 18.5 x 157 x 140 mm (H x W x D)
Weight - Unboxed: 290 g
- Unboxed with stand: 335 g
Manufacturer’s guarantee 3 years