Plextor launches the world's smallest DVD writer

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Plextor has launched what it claims is the world’s smallest DVD writer – the PX-608CU – just 1.6cm high and weighing 250g.

The drive, aimed at notebook users, is barely bigger than a blank disc. It supports all DVD recordable and rewriteable formats, including dual-layer discs, with write speeds ranging from 4x to 8x. It also writes to CD-R/RW discs at 24x. Connection is via USB, with no separate power source required.

It’s due to hit the shelves in October, but as yet, we’re still awaiting confirmation of price.

Plextor website

Via The Register

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