10 Best External DVD Drives for MacBook Pro
for November 2021

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External DVD Drive USB 3.0/Type-C 5 in 1 Slim CD/DVD+/-RW Drive Burner CD Player for Laptop Mac Desktop PC MacBook Pro Air Windows

NOLYTH External DVD Drive USB 3.0/Type-C 5 in 1 Slim CD/DVD+/-RW Drive Burner CD Player for Laptop Mac Desktop PC MacBook Pro Air Windows

by Confoly Tech
What We like

Multifunctional driveThis DVD drive is compatible with Mac OS/Windows in burning/reading CDs/DVDs.No driver need,plug and play.It burns files/install software/create a backup CD/Watch DVD/listen music with no lag.This DVD burner supported CD/DVD ROM,CD/DVDR/RW/DL.Equipped with brand new chip and strong error-correction ability,shockproof,low noise.Can't work with Car/TV/Projector/Chrome OS/Tablet/Smartphone.Must ensure there is a drive driver in your computer and correct media player.

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Product Features

  • 1 Extra SD Card Reader & 1 TF Card ReaderYou can plug the SD/TF card into the SD/TF slot,transfer directly into the USB flash drive/Hard drive/computer or external DVD drive.Also it can transfer from DVD drive/computer/USB flash drive/Hard drive to the SD/TF card,just plug and play.Note:The SD card and TF card can't work at the same time.
  • 5 in 1 DVD DriveThis is 5 in 1 external CD drive used for Laptop/Macbook Air Pro/PC/Mac/iMac with USB and Type-C port.It is with 1 extra SD card reader,1 extra TF card reader and 2 USB3.0 ports.This external DVD drive is not only a DVD drive,but also can help us to transfer directly from SD card/TF card/USB flash drive/Hard drive into computer or DVD drive.Also from computer/CD drive to SD/TF card/USB flash drive/Hard drive.There is a color-changed light on the top shell once plugged.
  • 2 Extra USB3.0 portsThere is 2 extra USB3.0 port next to the SD/TF slot,we can use them as a USB Hub with transferring and charging.We can plug USB flash drive/Hard drive/Mouse/Keyboard/Phone.It helps us to use other USB devices while playing external CD player in fewer computer ports.We can use the 2 extra USB3.0 ports to transfer from USB flash drive/Hard drive to SD/TF card/computer/DVD player,also can transfer from computer/CD DVD drive/TF/SD to USB flash drive/Hard drive.

1 extra sd card reader & 1 tf card readeryou can plug the sd/tf card into the sd/tf slot,transfer directly into the usb flash drive/hard drive/computer or external dvd drive.also it can transfer from dvd drive/computer/usb flash drive/hard drive to the sd/tf card,just plug and play.note:the sd card and tf card can't work at the same time. 5 in 1 dvd drivethis is 5 in 1 external cd drive used for laptop/macbook air pro/pc/mac/imac with usb and type-c port.it is with 1 extra sd card reader,1 extra tf card reader and 2 usb3.0 ports.this external dvd drive is not only a dvd drive,but also can help us to transfer directly from sd card/tf card/usb flash drive/hard drive into computer or dvd drive.also from computer/cd drive to sd/tf card/usb flash drive/hard drive.there is a color-changed light on the top shell once plugged. 2 extra usb3.0 portsthere is 2 extra usb3.0 port next to the sd/tf slot,we can use them as a usb hub with transferring and charging.we can plug usb flash drive/hard drive/mouse/keyboard/phone.it helps us to use other usb devices while playing external cd player in fewer computer ports.we can use the 2 extra usb3.0 ports to transfer from usb flash drive/hard drive to sd/tf card/computer/dvd player,also can transfer from computer/cd dvd drive/tf/sd to usb flash drive/hard drive.

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External DVD Drive USB 3.0/Type-C Slim Slot-in CD/DVD+/-RW Burner Player USB C Superdrive for MacBook Pro Air Laptop Mac iMac Windows10 PC Desktop(Silver)

NOLYTH External DVD Drive USB 3.0/Type-C Slim Slot-in CD/DVD+/-RW Burner Player USB C Superdrive for MacBook Pro Air Laptop Mac iMac Windows10 PC Desktop(Silver)

by Confoly Tech
What We like

Ultr-thin DesignFashionable design for Laptop Mac PC,made with aluminum alloy,Embedded cable design, shockproof, low noise, anti-interference and high durability.This drive is convenient to use and carry whether at home or travelling, which only needs a little space in your bag.It is with a single cable that's built into the USB C Superdrive and you'll never have to worry about lost cables.

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Product Features

  • Plug & PlayPlug this DVD drive directly into the laptop or plug into the usb port behind of the computer host.Make sure there is a correct playback software with correct format in your computer will plug and play.No driver program or extra power supply required. NOTE: Blank CD is unformatted, please download a software-NERO and finish the setting before burning.
  • Wide CompatibilityThis CD drive works with Windows and Mac OS for Laptop/Mac/MacBook Air Pro/iMac PC/Desktop.Can't work with Car/TV/Projector/Chrome OS/Tablet/Smartphone/Microsoft. Must ensure there is a drive driver in your computer and correct media player.Specially for Windows 10 and Catalina system,they don't have a default player installed.
  • Slot-in CD driveNOLYTH external CD drive is a slot-in DVD drive,No eject button,just slot-loading.It is powered by USB Type-C/USB 3.0 port from computer,please ensure these is enough power with 5V2.5A to this CD drive;don't plug the DVD drive into a USB hub or extension cords;don't place the black side to be up,the blank side to be down,otherwise the disk will stuck inside the drive or eject automatically.

Slot-in cd drivenolyth external cd drive is a slot-in dvd drive,no eject button,just slot-loading.it is powered by usb type-c/usb 3.0 port from computer,please ensure these is enough power with 5v2.5a to this cd drive;don't plug the dvd drive into a usb hub or extension cords;don't place the black side to be up,the blank side to be down,otherwise the disk will stuck inside the drive or eject automatically. Plug & playplug this dvd drive directly into the laptop or plug into the usb port behind of the computer host.make sure there is a correct playback software with correct format in your computer will plug and play.no driver program or extra power supply required. note: blank cd is unformatted, please download a software-nero and finish the setting before burning. Wide compatibilitythis cd drive works with windows and mac os for laptop/mac/macbook air pro/imac pc/desktop.can't work with car/tv/projector/chrome os/tablet/smartphone/microsoft. must ensure there is a drive driver in your computer and correct media player.specially for windows 10 and catalina system,they don't have a default player installed.

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VikTck USB-C Superdrive External DVD/CD Reader and DVD/CD Burner for Apple-MacBook Air/Pro/iMac/Mini/MacBook Pro/ASUS/ASUS/DELL Latitude with USB-C Port Plug and Play(Silver)

VikTck USB-C Superdrive External DVD/CD Reader and DVD/CD Burner for Apple-MacBook Air/Pro/iMac/Mini/MacBook Pro/ASUS/ASUS/DELL Latitude with USB-C Port Plug and Play(Silver)

by VikTck
What We like

System Requirements: Use for the latest MacBook Pro/MacBook which has USB Type C. Every item we provide a USB Type c(Female) to USB(Male) converter,so once you want to use for the USB port Macbook Air/Pro or other Notebook,you can use smoothly with it.

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Product Features

  • Brand new from VikTck,Mini portable, plug and play. Don't need to install software to set for driver. It features strong error-correcting ability, anti-shock and noise reduction technology, low power consumption, and powered by the USB-C port, no external adapter needed. No drive needed. Plug and play
  • You'll never have to worry about lost cables with the USB-C SuperDrive. It connects to your MacBook Pro with Retina display, MacBook with a single cable that's built into the Superdrive.
  • Compatible with WindowsXP/2003/Wind8/Vista 7, Linux, Mac 10 OS system, NOT compatible with higher version than OS X Yosemite

Brand new from VikTck,mini portable, plug and play. don't need to install software to set for driver. it features strong error-correcting ability, anti-shock and noise reduction technology, low power consumption, and powered by the usb-c port, no external adapter needed. no drive needed. plug and play Compatible with windowsxp/2003/wind8/vista 7, linux, mac 10 os system, not compatible with higher version than os x yosemite You'll never have to worry about lost cables with the usb-c superdrive. it connects to your macbook pro with retina display, macbook with a single cable that's built into the superdrive.

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SEA TECH 1 Archgon Aluminum External USB DVD+Rw, RW Super Drive for Apple-MacBook Air, Pro, iMac, Mini

SEA TECH 1 Archgon Aluminum External USB DVD+Rw

RW Super Drive for Apple-MacBook Air, Pro, iMac, Mini

by Seatech
What We like

Premium external DVD super-muti drive

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Product Features

  • Mac & Window PC compatible
  • Both USB and C port cable included
  • 1mm anybody aluminum casing

Both usb and c port cable included Mac & window pc compatible 1mm anybody aluminum casing

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External CD Drive USB 3.0/Type-C Portable CD/DVD+/-RW Burner Player Writer CD ROM for Laptop Mac MacBook Ai Pro Windows Desktop PC(Silver)

NOLYTH External CD Drive USB 3.0/Type-C Portable CD/DVD+/-RW Burner Player Writer CD ROM for Laptop Mac MacBook Ai Pro Windows Desktop PC(Silver)

by Confoly Tech
What We like

Easy to UseThis external DVD drive is very easy to use with brand NOLYTH,just plug and play,you just need to plug this external CD DVD drive into your USB C/USB port and it will be detected.NOLYTH external DVD drive is a perfect companion for computers without the internal drive.You can burn files,install software and create a backup CD.NOLYTH external CD DVD drive allows you to watch DVD/CD movies with no lag and burn music, movies to CD or DVD at any time.

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Product Features

  • Customer ServiceNOLYTH usb DVD drive offered 60days full refund and 2 year technical support,customer services is available via:[email protected] NOLYTH usb CD drive is including a free usb3.0 adapter and a protactive carrying storage case.
  • Widely Compatible NOLYTH external CD/DVD drive works for laptop/Mac/PC/Windows10/7/8/XP/Vista,all Version MAC OS.Specially designed to compatible with Mac/MacBook Pro/Air/Samsung/ASUS/HP/Dell/Sony/Acer and other Ultrabook,Netbook or Laptop/PC without internal drive but with USB C and USB interfaces.
  • High SpeedNOLYTH external DVD drive is equipped with USB C high speed interface,up to a maximum of 10Gbps and stable performance with strong fault tolerance.It is backwards compatible with USB3.0/USB 2.0 and USB1.0.Adopted unique intelligent burning technology,NOLYTH external DVD burner supported DVD+/-R/RW, CD/DVD-ROM, CD-R/RW. Max DVD read speed 8X; Max CD read speed 24X and max CD burn speed 8X.This external CD burner equipped with brand new chip and strong error-correction ability.
  • New Design CD driveNOLYTH CD drive is compatible with Mac/MacBook Pro/Air/Laptop/PC.Powered by USB-C/USB port and embedded cable design, made with Aluminum Alloy material of shockproof,low noise,anti-interference and high durability.NOLYTH external CD drive works well in burning/writing/reading for laptop/mac/pc.No driver program or extra power supply required.Don't need to install software to set for driver.

Widely compatible nolyth external cd/dvd drive works for laptop/mac/pc/windows10/7/8/xp/vista,all version mac os.specially designed to compatible with mac/macbook pro/air/samsung/asus/hp/dell/sony/acer and other ultrabook,netbook or laptop/pc without internal drive but with usb c and usb interfaces. High speednolyth external dvd drive is equipped with usb c high speed interface,up to a maximum of 10gbps and stable performance with strong fault tolerance.it is backwards compatible with usb3.0/usb 2.0 and usb1.0.adopted unique intelligent burning technology,nolyth external dvd burner supported dvd+/-r/rw, cd/dvd-rom, cd-r/rw. max dvd read speed 8x; max cd read speed 24x and max cd burn speed 8x.this external cd burner equipped with brand new chip and strong error-correction ability. Customer servicenolyth usb dvd drive offered 60days full refund and 2 year technical support,customer services is available via:[email protected] nolyth usb cd drive is including a free usb3.0 adapter and a protactive carrying storage case. New design cd drivenolyth cd drive is compatible with mac/macbook pro/air/laptop/pc.powered by usb-c/usb port and embedded cable design, made with aluminum alloy material of shockproof,low noise,anti-interference and high durability.nolyth external cd drive works well in burning/writing/reading for laptop/mac/pc.no driver program or extra power supply required.don't need to install software to set for driver.

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ROOFULL External CD DVD Drive USB 3.0 Type-C Portable DVD/CD ROM +/-RW Drive Burner Rewriter with Protective Storage Carrying Case Bag for Windows Linux Mac Laptop Desktop, MacBook Pro/ Air, iMac

ROOFULL External CD DVD Drive USB 3.0 Type-C Portable DVD/CD ROM +/-RW Drive Burner Rewriter with Protective Storage Carrying Case Bag for Windows Linux Mac Laptop Desktop

MacBook Pro/ Air, iMac

by ROOFULL
What We like

Designed for Most ComputersUpgraded USB 3.0 and USB-C two kinds of connector allows us to use this external CD/DVD RW drive on most laptops and desktop computers that running Windows 10/ 8.1/7/ XP, Linux, and all versions of Mac OS. Ideal for Apple MacBook Pro/Air, iMac, Microsoft, Dell, HP, Lenovo, Sony, Samsung, Asus, Acer PC (NOTE: DO NOT support Chromebook, TV, and Car)

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Product Features

  • Portable & SafeThicker protective storage carrying sleeve with shockproof bubble provides comprehensive protection for this multifunctional portable DVD drive no matter daily use, study, office work or during a trip
  • Easy to UseNo need extra driver program and extra power supply. Just plug it into the USB port or self-powered USB hub, it will be recognized and installed automatically by your computer, then you can use it to enjoy movie, music, burn discs, install software / system, back up data and more.
  • Stable & Reliable PerformancePremium quality with 100% brand-new CD/DVD loader ensures strong error-correcting, low impedance, and anti-interference ability, support CD-ROM, CD-R, CD +/-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD+/-RW, DVD-R DL, VCD-ROM discs

Easy to useno need extra driver program and extra power supply. just plug it into the usb port or self-powered usb hub, it will be recognized and installed automatically by your computer, then you can use it to enjoy movie, music, burn discs, install software / system, back up data and more. Portable & safethicker protective storage carrying sleeve with shockproof bubble provides comprehensive protection for this multifunctional portable dvd drive no matter daily use, study, office work or during a trip Stable & reliable performancepremium quality with 100% brand-new cd/dvd loader ensures strong error-correcting, low impedance, and anti-interference ability, support cd-rom, cd-r, cd +/-rw, dvd-rom, dvd-r, dvd+/-rw, dvd-r dl, vcd-rom discs

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ROOFULL External CD DVD Drive USB 3.0 Type-C Slim Aluminum Portable DVD/CD ROM +/-RW Optical Drive Burner Writer for MacBook Pro/Air, iMac, Windows/Linux/Mac Laptop Desktop, Silver

ROOFULL External CD DVD Drive USB 3.0 Type-C Slim Aluminum Portable DVD/CD ROM +/-RW Optical Drive Burner Writer for MacBook Pro/Air

iMac, Windows/Linux/Mac Laptop Desktop, Silver

by ROOFULL
What We like

High-Quality Performance100% durable brand new DVD loader with strong error-correcting, low impedance, and anti-interference ability, bring you a fast and smooth experience. Perfect for CD-ROM, CD-R, CD+/-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD+/-R, DVD+/-RW, DVD+R DL, VCD discs.

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Product Features

  • Slim & Portable Ultra-slim design with a smooth aluminum body makes it easier to carry and use this portable CD/DVD drive at any time anywhere, no matter at home, school, in office, or on a trip.
  • No Extra Driver RequiredJust plug in the USB port on the motherboard of the computer directly, it will be recognized automatically, then you can watch movies, burn/rip music, install software/games, backup data and more through the corresponding software.
  • USB 3.0 and USB-CFaster USB 3.0 and USB-C adapter make it easier to use this slim CD/DVD drive on most new or old computers. Plug and play, compatible with Windows 10/8/7/XP/Vista, Linux, all versions of Mac OS. Ideal for Apple Macbook Air/ MacBook Pro/ iMac/ Dell/ Hp/ Lenovo/ Sony/ Samsung/ Asus/ Acer and more computers.

Usb 3.0 and usb-cfaster usb 3.0 and usb-c adapter make it easier to use this slim cd/dvd drive on most new or old computers. plug and play, compatible with windows 10/8/7/xp/vista, linux, all versions of mac os. ideal for apple macbook air/ macbook pro/ imac/ dell/ hp/ lenovo/ sony/ samsung/ asus/ acer and more computers. Slim & portable ultra-slim design with a smooth aluminum body makes it easier to carry and use this portable cd/dvd drive at any time anywhere, no matter at home, school, in office, or on a trip. No extra driver requiredjust plug in the usb port on the motherboard of the computer directly, it will be recognized automatically, then you can watch movies, burn/rip music, install software/games, backup data and more through the corresponding software.

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External CD DVD Drive, USB 3.0 Portable CD DVD +/-RW Burner Slim DVD/CD Writer Player High Speed Data Transfer Optical Drive for MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, Mac OS, PC Laptop (Silver)

DoHonest External CD DVD Drive

USB 3.0 Portable CD DVD +/-RW Burner Slim DVD/CD Writer Player High Speed Data Transfer Optical Drive for MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, Mac OS, PC Laptop (Silver)

by Dohonest
What We like

CLASSIC APPEARANCE With grinding surface finish, this CD/DVD writer/burner is fashionable. This optical drive features ultra slim, lightweight, compact, portable.

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Product Features

  • NO EXTRA DRIVER NEEDED Plug and play, no complicated installation, easy to use .[NOTE] Please hook up the device to the direct USB port on your computer. USB-C/Type-c adapter included, this drive is suitable for any computer with usb-c port as well.
  • USB 3.0 INTERFACE The DVD-RW drive and the USB cable are combined in one. You won't be annoyed by losing this little cable.
  • UNIQUE BURNING TECHNOLOGY You can burn your disc or interrupt recording at your ease. Pop-up button and disc tray design make it convenient to read or write discs.Customer Service : [email protected]
  • GREAT PERFORMANCE It features strong error-correcting ability, anti-shock and noise reduction technology, low power consumption, and powered by the USB port, no external AC adapter needed.

Great performance it features strong error-correcting ability, anti-shock and noise reduction technology, low power consumption, and powered by the usb port, no external ac adapter needed. Unique burning technology you can burn your disc or interrupt recording at your ease. pop-up button and disc tray design make it convenient to read or write discs.customer service : Dohonest@outlook.com No extra driver needed plug and play, no complicated installation, easy to use .[note] please hook up the device to the direct usb port on your computer. usb-c/type-c adapter included, this drive is suitable for any computer with usb-c port as well. Usb 3.0 interface the dvd-rw drive and the usb cable are combined in one. you won't be annoyed by losing this little cable.

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External CD DVD Drive, USB Type C Dual Port CD Drive, DVD +/-RW CD +/-RW Writer Burner Player with Classic Silver for MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, Mac OS, PC Laptop

DoHonest External CD DVD Drive

USB Type C Dual Port CD Drive, DVD +/-RW CD +/-RW Writer Burner Player with Classic Silver for MacBook Air, MacBook Pro, Mac OS, PC Laptop

by ZSMJ
What We like

Classic appearance with grinding surface finish, This CD/DVD Writer/burner is fashionable. This zsmj Optical Drive features ultra Slim, Lightweight, compact, portable.

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Product Features

  • Usb 2.0 interface the DVD-RW drive and the USB cable are combined in one. You won't be annoyed by losing this little Cable. Usb 2.0 is backwards compatible with USB 1.0.
  • No extra driver needed plug and play, no complicated installation, easy to use. It supports Apple HP Dell Lenovo and others, Ultrabook, netbook, laptop and desktop without drive hardware.USB-C/Type-c adapter included, this drive is suitable for any computer with usb-c port as well.
  • Great performance it features strong error-correcting ability, anti-shock and noise reduction technology, low power consumption, and powered by the USB port, No external AC adapter needed.

Usb 2.0 interface the dvd-rw drive and the usb cable are combined in one. you won't be annoyed by losing this little cable. usb 2.0 is backwards compatible with usb 1.0. No extra driver needed plug and play, no complicated installation, easy to use. it supports apple hp dell lenovo and others, ultrabook, netbook, laptop and desktop without drive hardware.usb-c/type-c adapter included, this drive is suitable for any computer with usb-c port as well. Great performance it features strong error-correcting ability, anti-shock and noise reduction technology, low power consumption, and powered by the usb port, no external ac adapter needed.

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ROOFULL USB 3.0 External CD DVD Drive with Protective Storage Carrying Case Bag, Portable DVD/CD ROM +/-RW Drive Burner Rewriter for Windows 10/8/7, Mac, Linux Laptop Desktop, MacBook Pro/Air, iMac

ROOFULL USB 3.0 External CD DVD Drive with Protective Storage Carrying Case Bag

Portable DVD/CD ROM +/-RW Drive Burner Rewriter for Windows 10/8/7, Mac, Linux Laptop Desktop, MacBook Pro/Air, iMac

by ROOFULL
What We like

Portable & SafeThicker protective storage carrying sleeve with shockproof bubble provides comprehensive protection for USB 3.0 portable external DVD drive, allow you to enjoy movies, music, installing software, burning discs at any time anywhere, no matter daily use, study, office work or enjoy it during a trip

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Product Features

  • Faster USB 3.0High speed USB 3.0 external DVD drive with 100% durable brand new DVD loader and low impedance & anti-interference ability, bring you faster and smooth experience. Backwards compatible with USB 2.0, 1.0
  • Easy to UseNo need extra driver program and extra power supply. Just plug into the USB 3.0 port directly on laptop or desktop with Windows 10, 8.1, 7, Vista, XP, Linux, all versions of Mac OS, it will be recognized and installed automatically. Ideal for Apple Macbook Air / MacBook Pro / iMac / Dell / Hp / Lenovo / Sony / Samsung / Asus / Acer and more computers (NOTE: DO NOT support Chromebook, TV, and Car)
  • MultifunctionalIt's not only a reader, but also writer / rewriter / burner, which allows you to enjoy movies, music, back up data, install software / system, burn discs and more. Support CD-R, CD-ROM, CD+/-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD+/-RW, DVD-R DL, VCD ROM discs

Faster usb 3.0high speed usb 3.0 external dvd drive with 100% durable brand new dvd loader and low impedance & anti-interference ability, bring you faster and smooth experience. backwards compatible with usb 2.0, 1.0 Multifunctionalit's not only a reader, but also writer / rewriter / burner, which allows you to enjoy movies, music, back up data, install software / system, burn discs and more. support cd-r, cd-rom, cd+/-rw, dvd-rom, dvd-r, dvd+/-rw, dvd-r dl, vcd rom discs Easy to useno need extra driver program and extra power supply. just plug into the usb 3.0 port directly on laptop or desktop with windows 10, 8.1, 7, vista, xp, linux, all versions of mac os, it will be recognized and installed automatically. ideal for apple macbook air / macbook pro / imac / dell / hp / lenovo / sony / samsung / asus / acer and more computers (note: do not support chromebook, tv, and car)

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