ASUS 90DD01X2-M2C000-R Zendrive U7M Slim 8x External Ultra Slim DVD Writer - Certified Refurbished Description The ZenDrive U7M External Ultra-Slim DVD Writer with M-Disc Support from ASUS is a Windows and Mac compatible optical drive that has been built with an ultra-slim 13mm form factor and a USB 2.0 interface. It features a maximum DVD read and write speed of 8x, a maximum CD read and write speed of 24x, DVD video playback of 4x, VCD playback of 16x, and Audio CD playback of 10x. It also supports M-DISC, which is an archival-quality storage solution designed to help users protect their memories and data. M-DISC burning technology accomplishes this by engraving recorded data into a patented rock-like layer that is resistant to extreme conditions. Compared to hard drives, flash drives, and other writable media, which have the storage lifetime of around 8 years, M-DISC is designed to protect your memories from degradation and data loss for 1,000 years or more. The ZenDrive U7M is USB +5V 5% bus powered, meaning that no external power supplies are required aside from the USB cable used to connect this drive to your host system. Included with this optical drive is Cyberlink and Nero bundled software. Features DVD Read Write Speeds: up to 8x CD Read Write Speeds: up to 24x USB 2.0 Interface Supports 8 and 12cm Media Save Your Memories for 1,000 Years or More The ASUS ZenDrive U7M supports M-DISC, an archival-quality storage solution designed to help users protect their most precious digital memories, such as family photos and home videos. M-DISC DVDs can preserve data for 1,000 years or more, providing peace of mind that these lifetime memories will be safe for generations to come. Compared to hard drives, flash drives, and other writable media, which have the storage lifetime of around 8 years, M-DISC is designed to protect your memories from degradation and data loss for 1,000 years or more Ultra-Slim and Portable The ASUS ZenDrive U7M has an ultra-slim 13mm form factor, making it a suitable companion to thin and light laptops Backup Solution The ASUS ZenDrive U7M provides a complete, easy-to-use backup solution. Intuitive, bundled software called Cyberlink Power2go 8 simplifies the disc-burning process and offers optional encryption functionality to protect your private files. The ASUS ZenDrive U7M also comes with an online backup solution for smartphones and tablets. Together, these functions protect your information and minimize the risk of data loss to give you peace of mind. Nero BackItUp for Android Full backup for your Android devices Unlimited ASUS Web Storage Capacity Enjoy free cloud storage for 6 months Disc Encryption II Double security on-the-go Drag and Burn Create a disc in three steps Specifications Enclosure Type External Interface USB 2.0 (480 Mb/s) DVD Access Time 160 ms DVD Read Speed DVD+R (SL, DL): 8xbr /DVD-ROM (SL, DL): 8xbr /DVD+RW: 8xbr /DVD-R (SL, DL): 8xbr /DVD-RAM: 5xbr /DVD-RW: 8xbr /M-DISC: 8x CD Access Time 160 ms CD Read Speed CD-ROM: 24xbr /CD-RW: 24xbr /CD-R: 24x Mounting Orientation Horizontal, Vertical Operating Temperature 41 to 104F / 5 to 40C Operating Humidity 15 to 80% Storage Temperature -22 to 140F / -30 to 60C Storage Humidity 10 to 90% Dimensions (W x H x D) 5.6 x 5.3 x 0.6" / 14.2 x 13.5 x 1.5cm Weight 0.5lb / 0.2kg Packaging Info Package Weight 1.11 lb Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 7.2 x 7.2 x 2.55"