Samsung has announced the SE-S084D, a new slim external DVD burner, designed for use with laptops and netbooks.
According to the manufacturer, the Samsung SE-S084D optical drive is 20% smaller and 25% lighter than other DVD writers. It is round shaped and available in seven colors.
The SE-S084D has the following recording speeds: 24X CD-ROM, 24X CD-RW, 8X DVD±R, 5X DVD-RAM, 6X DVD±R dual layer, 8X DVD+RW, and 6X DVD-RW. It features Buffer Under Run technology to prevent writing errors and enables PC multi-tasking. The drive is compatible with all operating systems including Windows 7 and Mac OS.
The Samsung SE-S084D is available worldwide for $69.99.