Z Blu-Ray & DVDR/RW Writer with eSATA and USB 2.0

Overview

This Z Blu-Ray player/recorder offers all the latest optical storage technologies in one small package. Come with the built-in eSATA and USB 2.0 interface, you can easily attach this Z Blu-Ray player/recorder to any computer and instantly turn it into a high definition movie theatre. You can also record movie or video content onto high capacity Blu-Ray disc or regular DVD and CD media.


Securing the data

You can now secure your data on the BD, DVD or CD disc with AES 256-bit encryption by simply installing the optional Addonics CipherUSB between the Pocket Blu-ray/DVDRW and the USB port of the PC. There is no addtional software to install or password to remembrr to use the CiperUSB. Once encrypted, the information on the disc will be invisible in any Blu-ray or DVD/CD player. It is a simple and cost effective solution to secure any sensitive information stored in the optical media. For more information, please review the CipherUSB product page.



  • Read/Write to Blu-Ray BD-R/BD-RE media
  • Play Blu-ray&trade or regular DVD movie on your computer
  • Reads data from all popular DVD and CD format - , standard DVD, and CD
  • Write to DVD+/- R/RW/DL media and CD-R/RW media
  • Reads data from all popular DVD and CD format - Blu-ray &trade, standard DVD and CD
  • Records up to 8.5GB of data or 4 hours of video on compatible DVD+R DL (dual layer) and DVD-R DL(dual layer) media
  • AES 256-bit hardware encryption using Addonics optional CipherUSB adapter.
  • Built-in eSATA and USB 2.0 interface connection
  • Compatible with Cyberlink High-Def Suite and ArcSoft Blu-Ray playback software for use in Windows XP, 2003, and Vista, Windows 7.
  • Sturdy aluminum construction
  • Compact size for convenient transportation
  • Plug and play
  • Stereo ear phone jack
  • OS support - Windows 98SE, Me, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7, Linux (Kernel 2.6 and above), Solaris 10, Mac OS X 10.4*

 

*while the drive is fully supported under OS X 10.4.x and above, there is no known software which is capable of Blu-ray and HD DVD playback under OS X at this time. Linux playback is supported with third party applications. Please see the Blu-ray application notes page for more information.

Drive type: 12X BD-R 2X BD-RE 16X+/8X-/2.4x DVD±R/RW/DL 48X/32X CD-R/RW
Speed (Write):
BD-R 12x
BD-R (DL) 8x
BD-RE 2x
BD-RE (DL) 2x
DVD-R 16x
DVD-R DL 8x
DVD-RW 6x
DVD-RAM 12x
DVD+R 16x
DVD+R DL 8x
DVD+RW 8x
CD-R 48x
CD-RW 24x
Speed (Read):
CD 48x
DVD-ROM 16x
DVD+R 16x
DVD-R 16x
DVD+RW 10x
DVD-RW 10x
DVD-RAM 12x
BD-ROM 10x
BD-R (SL L to H) 6x
BD-R (SL/DL) 10x
BD-RE (SL/DL) 8x
Supported Media: BD-ROM, BD-RE, BD-R, DVD-ROM, DVD±R, DVD±RW, DVD-RAM, CD-ROM, CD-ROM XA, CD-I, Photo-CD, Video CD, CD-Extra, CD-Text, CD-R, CD-RW
Data Transfer Rate: BD-ROM 288 Mbits/s (8x) max.
DVD-ROM 22.16 Mbytes/s (16x) max.
CD-ROM 7200 Kbytes/s (48x) max.
Access Speed (typical): BD-ROM 180 ms typical
DVD-ROM 160 ms typical
CD-ROM 150 ms typical
Interface Type: USB 2.0/1.1, eSATA
Supported OS:

USB 2.0 or USB 1.1 - DOS, Windows 98SE, Me, 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7, Linux Kernel 2.6, Solaris 10 and above, Mac OS X 10.4.x
eSATA - DOS, Windows 95, NT4(SP6), 98SE, Me, 2000 and XP, Vista, Windows 7, Linux Kernel 2.6, Solaris 10 and above, Mac OS X 10.4.x

bundled software is for use in Windows 2000, XP, 2003, and Vista, Windows 7 only

Minimum System Requirement:
CPU: Intel Pentium D 3.2GHz or equivalent (Recommended: Core 2 Duo E6300 or higher)
RAM: 1GB or more
HDD: 30GB or more of available space
GPU: Card with following GPU (Graphics Processing Unit) and DVI output

nVidia: GeForce 7800 GTX 512/7900 GT/7900 GX2/7900 GTX/7950 GX2/8600 GS/8600 GS/8600 GT/8600 GTS/8800 GTX or higher with 256MB min. memory (Please download PureVideo HD driver at http://www.nVidia.com)
ATI: Radeon x1950/HD2300/HD2400/HD2600 series or higher with 256MB min. memory (Please download ATI catalyst 6.6 or above at http://ati.amd.com)
LED: Power and Drive Activity
Cooling system: Rear mount 4 cm cooling fan
Buffer Size: 4 MB
Loading Type: Motorized Tray
Power Supply 110/220 AC/DC 12V/5V power adapter
Construction Material Aluminum body
Dimensions: 10.16 x 6.61 x 2.36 inches
(258 x 168 x 60 mm)
Weight: 3.92 lbs. (1870 g)
Storage Temperature: Range: -20C to +60C
Operating Temperature: Range: +5C to +40C
Storage Humidity: 5% to 90%
Operating Humidity: 5% to 95%
Warranty: One Year


Data transfer rate comparison table

CD speed
CardBus
USB 1.0
USB 2.0
Serial ATA
FireWire
SCSI
4X
600KB/sec
600KB/sec
600KB/sec
600KB/sec
600KB/sec
600KB/sec
6X
900KB/sec
900KB/sec
900KB/sec
900KB/sec
900KB/sec
900KB/sec
8X
1200KB/sec
900KB/sec
1200KB/sec
1200KB/sec
1200KB/sec
1200KB/sec
24X
2400KB/sec
900KB/sec
3600KB/sec
3600KB/sec
3600KB/sec
3600KB/sec
32X
2400KB/sec
900KB/sec
4800KB/sec
4800KB/sec
4800KB/sec
4800KB/sec
40X
2400KB/sec
900KB/sec
6000KB/sec
6000KB/sec
6000KB/sec
6000KB/sec
52X
2400KB/sec
900KB/sec
7800KB/sec
7800KB/sec
7800KB/sec
7800KB/sec

 

DVD speed
CardBus
USB 1.0
USB 2.0
Serial ATA
FireWire
SCSI
1X
1,350KB/sec
900KB/sec
1,350KB/sec
1,350KB/sec
1,350KB/sec
1,350KB/sec
2X
2,700KB/sec
900KB/sec
2,700KB/sec
2,700KB/sec
2,700KB/sec
2,700KB/sec
4X
2,700KB/sec
900KB/sec
5,500KB/sec
5,500KB/sec
5,500KB/sec
5,500KB/sec
8X
2,700KB/sec
900KB/sec
10,800KB/sec
10,800KB/sec
10,800KB/sec
10,800KB/sec
16X
2,700KB/sec
900KB/sec
21,600KB/sec
21,600KB/sec
21,600KB/sec
21,600KB/sec

The information provided in the table above are for comparison purpose only.

*Actual speed varies depending on system hardware and type of interface connection. Current USB standard limits the USB connection to support maximum speed up to 4X only.

Note: bundled software supports Windows OS only

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