10 Best USB Optical Drives
for December 2021

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Syba 5.25

Syba 5.25" Bay Adapter for Slim Optical Drive, 2.5" Trayless Rack for Hard Drives HDD SSD, USB Hub

SY-MRA55005

by Syba
What We like

5.25" front bay mount design

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Product Features

  • Built-in USB 3.0 19-pin Header Cable for the front two USB 3.0 Ports
  • Tool-less Installation
  • USB data transfer rate up to 6Gbps
  • Mount a slim Optical Drive into a single 5.25" bay
  • Patent NSS Connector - Trouble Free 50000 Cycles Hot Swaps

Tool-less installation Tray less rack for 2.5" sata hdd/ ssd Patent nss connector - trouble free 50000 cycles hot swaps Mount a slim optical drive into a single 5.25" bay Able to support 12.7mm slim optical drive Built-in usb 3.0 19-pin header cable for the front two usb 3.0 ports Usb data transfer rate up to 6gbps

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ASUS ZenDrive Ultra Slim USB 2.0 External 8X DVD Optical Drive +/-RW with M-Disc Support for Windows and Mac and Nero BackItUp for Android Devices (SDRW-08U7M-U/BLK/G/AS),Black

ASUS ZenDrive Ultra Slim USB 2.0 External 8X DVD Optical Drive +/-RW with M-Disc Support for Windows and Mac and Nero BackItUp for Android Devices (SDRW-08U7M-U/BLK/G/AS)

Black

by ASUS Computer International Direct
What We like

8X DVD write speed, ASUS ZenDrive U7M provides a complete, easy-to-use backup solution.

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Product Features

  • M-disc is designed to protect your memories from degradation and data loss for 1, 000 years or more.
  • ASUS ZenDrive U7M has an ultra-slim, 13mm form factor, making it the perfect companion to thin and light laptops.
  • Windows and Mac compatible
  • Nero backup full back up solution for Android devices.Operating temperature : 5 to 40

Nero backup full back up solution for android devices.operating temperature : 5 to 40 Windows and mac compatible Asus zendrive u7m has an ultra-slim, 13mm form factor, making it the perfect companion to thin and light laptops. M-disc is designed to protect your memories from degradation and data loss for 1, 000 years or more.

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VersionTECH. External CD DVD Drive, USB 3.0 Type C Ultra-Slim Superdrive Optical Burner Writer Player CD DVD +/- RW, Compatible with Windows 10 8 7 XP Vista Mac OS System for Mac Pro Air iMac Laptop

VersionTECH. External CD DVD Drive

USB 3.0 Type C Ultra-Slim Superdrive Optical Burner Writer Player CD DVD +/- RW, Compatible with Windows 10 8 7 XP Vista Mac OS System for Mac Pro Air iMac Laptop

by VersionTECH.
What We like

100% BRAND NEW: Its' new appearance and novel design looks delicate. The pure copper mesh technology, it made by premium wire drawing material enable the cable low impedance and anti-interference ability, low noise, anti-interference and high durability. works well in burning, writing and reading. thus brings more stable data transmission.

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Product Features

  • PLUG AND PLAY: No driver program required. Powered by the USB 3. 0/ USB C port, plug and play. With an eject button so that you never have to worry about your disc getting stuck inside this external drive.
  • UNIVERSAL COMPATIBILITY: The item is compatible with Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / 98 / SE / ME / 2000 / XP / Vista , all Version MAC OS systems. Support Laptop, Notebook, PC, Desktop Computer. For the desktops, please connect the device to the USB port on back of the motherboard for normal use.NOTE: NOT compatible with Blu-ray discs.
  • ULTRA-SLIM&PORTABLE: Ultra thin and compact DVD drive(detachable cable), lightweight; Easy to carry or store up whether at home or traveling.. You can watch DVD videos, listen to music, install software or create backup discs, etc.
  • USB 3.0& USB C INTERFACE: The USB 3.0 transfer is 10X speed of USB 2.0, which ups to a maximum of 5Gbps, compatible with USB 2.0 standards; Buffer Under Run Protection Technology (Max 8x DVDR Write Speed, Max 24x CD Write Speed). Extra USB C adapter is more convenient for using on your new version laptops. NOTE: it can not compatible with Blue-ray discs.

Plug and play: no driver program required. powered by the usb 3. 0/ usb c port, plug and play. with an eject button so that you never have to worry about your disc getting stuck inside this external drive. Usb 3.0& usb c interface: the usb 3.0 transfer is 10x speed of usb 2.0, which ups to a maximum of 5gbps, compatible with usb 2.0 standards; buffer under run protection technology (max 8x dvdr write speed, max 24x cd write speed). extra usb c adapter is more convenient for using on your new version laptops. note: it can not compatible with blue-ray discs. Universal compatibility: the item is compatible with windows 10 / 8 / 7 / 98 / se / me / 2000 / xp / vista , all version mac os systems. support laptop, notebook, pc, desktop computer. for the desktops, please connect the device to the usb port on back of the motherboard for normal use.note: not compatible with blu-ray discs. Ultra-slim&portable: ultra thin and compact dvd drive(detachable cable), lightweight; easy to carry or store up whether at home or traveling.. you can watch dvd videos, listen to music, install software or create backup discs, etc.

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External DVD Drive, Amicool USB 3.0 Type-C CD DVD +/-RW Optical Drive USB C Burner Slim CD/DVD ROM Rewriter Writer Reader Portable for PC Laptop Desktop MacBook Mac Windows 7/8.1/10 Linux OS Apple

Amicool External DVD Drive

Amicool USB 3.0 Type-C CD DVD +/-RW Optical Drive USB C Burner Slim CD/DVD ROM Rewriter Writer Reader Portable for PC Laptop Desktop MacBook Mac Windows 7/8.1/10 Linux OS Apple

by Amicool
What We like

Portable External CD Drive - Slim & Compact Embedded cable design with slim lightweight body, this cd external drive can be slipped in your travel bag, and hooked up at any time, which makes it a companion for computers without the internal drive, take it with you to anywhere and anytime.

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Product Features

  • Multifunctional Optical Drive Adopted intelligent burning technology, you can read/write/burn your disc or interrupt recording at your ease. Pop-up button and disc tray design makes it convenient to read or write discs.
  • High Speed USB DVD Drive 3.0Amicool cd rom drive adopted advanced burning technology, supported DVD+R, DVD-R, CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW. Max DVD read speed 8X; Max CD read speed 24X and max CD burn speed 8X. Our dvd drive external is compatible with USB3.0 and backwards compatible with USB2.0 USB1.0, bringing you faster data transmission speed (max 5Gbps), plays music and movies with no lag or distortion.
  • External DVD Drive with Wide Compatibility External cd/dvd drive for laptop PC Desktop Linux OS Apple Mac Macbook Pro. CD burner compatible with Windows XP/Vista/7/8.1/10, Linux, all versions of MAC OS. For the desktops, this usb cd drive must be connected to usb port on motherboard.
  • DVD Burner -Plug & Play CD drive external usb, no need for external driver and power supply. Just plug it into your USB port, then our Amicool DVD driver will be detected and your happy journey begins.

Multifunctional optical drive adopted intelligent burning technology, you can read/write/burn your disc or interrupt recording at your ease. pop-up button and disc tray design makes it convenient to read or write discs. High speed usb dvd drive 3.0Amicool cd rom drive adopted advanced burning technology, supported dvd+r, dvd-r, cd-rom, dvd-rom, cd-r, cd-rw. max dvd read speed 8x; max cd read speed 24x and max cd burn speed 8x. our dvd drive external is compatible with usb3.0 and backwards compatible with usb2.0 usb1.0, bringing you faster data transmission speed (max 5gbps), plays music and movies with no lag or distortion. Dvd burner -plug & play cd drive external usb, no need for external driver and power supply. just plug it into your usb port, then our Amicool dvd driver will be detected and your happy journey begins. External dvd drive with wide compatibility external cd/dvd drive for laptop pc desktop linux os apple mac macbook pro. cd burner compatible with windows xp/vista/7/8.1/10, linux, all versions of mac os. for the desktops, this usb cd drive must be connected to usb port on motherboard.

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ROOFULL External CD DVD Drive USB 3.0, Premium Portable DVD/CD ROM +/-RW Optical Drive Burner Writer Reader Player for Windows 10/8/7, Linux, Mac OS Laptop Desktop, MacBook Pro/Air, iMac (Black)

ROOFULL External CD DVD Drive USB 3.0

Premium Portable DVD/CD ROM +/-RW Optical Drive Burner Writer Reader Player for Windows 10/8/7, Linux, Mac OS Laptop Desktop, MacBook Pro/Air, iMac (Black)

by ROOFULL
What We like

Portable AssistantPremium quality and slim compact design bringing you rich audio-visual entertainment, efficient office and learning with your one or more laptop at anytime anywhere, no matter at home, in office or on a trip

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Product Features

  • 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 fast and more smooth experience. Backwards compatible with USB 2.0, 1.0

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 fast and more 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

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External DVD Drive USB 3.0 USB C CD Burner Amicool CD/DVD +/-RW Optical Drive,Slim Portable DVD CD ROM Rewriter Writer Duplicator for Laptop Desktop PC Windows 10/8/7 MacBook Mac Linux OS Apple, BLACK

External DVD Drive USB 3.0 USB C CD Burner Amicool CD/DVD +/-RW Optical Drive

Slim Portable DVD CD ROM Rewriter Writer Duplicator for Laptop Desktop PC Windows 10/8/7 MacBook Mac Linux OS Apple, BLACK

by Amicool
What We like

Portable CD drive - Slim & compact Embedded cable design with slim lightweight body, enough fashionable and scratch-proof exterior. This CD/DVD driver can be slipped in your travel bag, take it with you to anywhere and hooked up at any time.

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Product Features

  • HIGH SPEED USB 3. 0 & Type-C Amicool CD ROM External Drive adopted advanced burning technology, supported DVD+R, DVD, CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW. With USB3. 0 and Type C Interface. Max DVD read speed 8x; Max CD read speed 24x and max CD burn speed 8x. bringing you faster data transmission speed (max 5Gbps), plays music and movies without lag or distortion.
  • Multifunctional Optical Drive Adopted intelligent burning technology, you can read/write/burn your disc or Interrupt recording at your ease. Pop-up button and disc tray design makes it convenient to read or write discs. For desktop, connect it to usb port at the back panel.
  • Wide Compatibility External CD/DVD drive for laptop PC desktop Linux OS Apple Mac MacBook Pro. cd burner dvd player compatible with Windows 10 /8. 1/7/XP/Vista, Linux, all versions of Mac OS. Ideal for APPLE / DELL / SONY / SAMSUNG / ASUS / ACER / HP and other brands notebook, Ultrabook, PC, desktop that without drive hardware.
  • PLUG & PLAY External DVD Drive CD drive external USB, no need for external driver and Power supply. Just plug it into your USB port, then our Amicool External dvd burner will be detected. USB 3. 0 external cd dirve is a perfect companion for computers without the internal drive.

Plug & play external dvd drive cd drive external usb, no need for external driver and power supply. just plug it into your usb port, then our Amicool external dvd burner will be detected. usb 3. 0 external cd dirve is a perfect companion for computers without the internal drive. Wide compatibility external cd/dvd drive for laptop pc desktop linux os apple mac macbook pro. cd burner dvd player compatible with windows 10 /8. 1/7/xp/vista, linux, all versions of mac os. ideal for apple / dell / sony / samsung / asus / acer / hp and other brands notebook, ultrabook, pc, desktop that without drive hardware. Multifunctional optical drive adopted intelligent burning technology, you can read/write/burn your disc or interrupt recording at your ease. pop-up button and disc tray design makes it convenient to read or write discs. for desktop, connect it to usb port at the back panel. High speed usb 3. 0 & type-c Amicool cd rom external drive adopted advanced burning technology, supported dvd+r, dvd, cd-rom, dvd-rom, cd-r, cd-rw. with usb3. 0 and type c interface. max dvd read speed 8x; max cd read speed 24x and max cd burn speed 8x. bringing you faster data transmission speed (max 5gbps), plays music and movies without lag or distortion.

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External DVD Drive for Laptop, USB 3.0 Portable Optical Slim CD/DVD Burner Player RW Drive Compatible with Desktop PC Windows XP/ 2003/ Vista/ 7/8, Linux, Mac os System

LMEN External DVD Drive for Laptop

USB 3.0 Portable Optical Slim CD/DVD Burner Player RW Drive Compatible with Desktop PC Windows XP/ 2003/ Vista/ 7/8, Linux, Mac os System

by LMEN
What We like

Portable& Fashion Appearance- The DVD drive is stylish and slim, portable for travel. The data cable is hidden behind which is made of premium material. The portable dvd drive is compact, lightweight and shockproof you can put this External CD/ DVD Drive Writer Player in the traveling bag or on your desk easily.

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Product Features

  • Compatibility- The external cd/ dvd drive is ideal for PC, notebook, laptop, ultrabook or desktop that without drive hardware. It also well compatible with Windows XP/ 2003/ Vista/ 7/ 8, Linux, Mac os System. ( Not support TV, tablet, car player, Chromebook, Surface Pro, Ubuntu. )
  • USB 3.0- USB dvd drive external 3.0 providing you fast data transfer speed and also compatible with USB 2.0. It is a great drive which not only a reader, but also writer / rewriter / burner, you can backup files, listen to music, watch videos, install software with your computers.
  • Silent& Multifunctional - The external cd/dvd drive is quiet and noiseless, low power consumption, and impact resistant. Adopted unique intelligent burning technology, the CD drive supported DVD+R, DVD-R, DVD-RW, CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW. Max DVD read speed 8X; Max CD read speed 24X and max CD burn speed 8X, and a powerful error correction capability.
  • Plug& Play- The DVD Drive doesn't need any driver or external power. Powered and transfering data by the USB cable. With in/ out button to plug and play your disc. USB 3.0 DVD dirve is a perfect companion for computers.

Silent& multifunctional - the external cd/dvd drive is quiet and noiseless, low power consumption, and impact resistant. adopted unique intelligent burning technology, the cd drive supported dvd+r, dvd-r, dvd-rw, cd-rom, dvd-rom, cd-r, cd-rw. max dvd read speed 8x; max cd read speed 24x and max cd burn speed 8x, and a powerful error correction capability. Plug& play- the dvd drive doesn't need any driver or external power. powered and transfering data by the usb cable. with in/ out button to plug and play your disc. usb 3.0 dvd dirve is a perfect companion for computers. Usb 3.0- usb dvd drive external 3.0 providing you fast data transfer speed and also compatible with usb 2.0. it is a great drive which not only a reader, but also writer / rewriter / burner, you can backup files, listen to music, watch videos, install software with your computers. Compatibility- the external cd/ dvd drive is ideal for pc, notebook, laptop, ultrabook or desktop that without drive hardware. it also well compatible with windows xp/ 2003/ vista/ 7/ 8, linux, mac os system. ( not support tv, tablet, car player, chromebook, surface pro, ubuntu. )

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Unitek USB 3.0 to SATA III Hard Drive Adapter Converter Cable for 2.5 3.5 Inch HDD/SSD Hard Drive Disk and SATA Optical Drive with 12V/2A Power Adapter, Support UASP

Unitek USB 3.0 to SATA III Hard Drive Adapter Converter Cable for 2.5 3.5 Inch HDD/SSD Hard Drive Disk and SATA Optical Drive with 12V/2A Power Adapter

Support UASP

by Unitek
What We like

SATA to USB Adapter: Connect to the SATA device using USB interface. No drivers needed for you to enjoy its outstanding performance. Support Windows 7/8/10/MAC OS 8 or above.

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Product Features

  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0: Data transfer rates of up to 6Gbps only for SSD. USB 3.0 version, supports data transfer speeds up to 5 Gbps, Backward compatible with USB 2.0 / 1.1. (Note: actual rate will depend on the capability of your device.)
  • Package includes: 1 x USB 3.0 to SATA hasrd drive adapter; 1 x2.6ft Data Cable; 1 x 12V 2A Power Adapter.
  • Universal Hard Drive Adapter: 2.5 /3.5 SATA SSD HDD, BLU-RAY DVD, CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, CD-RW, DVD-RW, DVD+RW Combo devices.
  • UASP Function: Provides faster transfers up to 70% faster read speeds and 40% faster write speeds over traditional USB 3.0

Universal hard drive adapter: 2.5 /3.5 sata ssd hdd, blu-ray dvd, cd-rom, dvd-rom, cd-rw, dvd-rw, dvd+rw combo devices. Uasp function: provides faster transfers up to 70% faster read speeds and 40% faster write speeds over traditional usb 3.0 Superspeed usb 3.0: data transfer rates of up to 6gbps only for ssd. usb 3.0 version, supports data transfer speeds up to 5 gbps, backward compatible with usb 2.0 / 1.1. (note: actual rate will depend on the capability of your device.) Package includes: 1 x usb 3.0 to sata hasrd drive adapter; 1 x2.6ft data cable; 1 x 12v 2a power adapter.

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External CD DVD Drive, Domiy USB 3.0 Slim CD/DVD +/-RW Drive Rewriter Burner Writer, High Speed Data Transfer USB Optical Drives Player Player for PC Desktop/Laptop/Linux/Mac OS/Windows10/ 8/7 (Black)

Domiy External CD DVD Drive

Domiy USB 3.0 Slim CD/DVD +/-RW Drive Rewriter Burner Writer, High Speed Data Transfer USB Optical Drives Player Player for PC Desktop/Laptop/Linux/Mac OS/Windows10/ 8/7 (Black)

by Domiy
What We like

USB3. 0 High Speed Technology - External CD Drive comes with standard USB3.0 high speed interface, provide more faster and stable data transfer speed. Embedded cable design made it easy for storage, you can take it anywhere with slim, lightweight, compact, portable size. Also compatible with USB 2. 0

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Product Features

  • Excellent Multi-function- This external dvd drive for laptop adopted advanced chip, support CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-RW, DVDR, DVDR DL, DVDRW and DVD-RAM, it features strong error-correcting ability, anti-shock and noise reduction technology, low power consumption, no external adapter needed
  • Strong Compability for Almost Systems - USB CD DVD external drive is suitable for Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10, all versions of Mac OS. It is specially designed compatible for Apple HP Dell Lenovo and others, Ultrabook, netbook, laptop and desktop without drive hardware. Note: for the desktops, Please connect the device to the USB
  • Plug and play - External CD/DVD drive for laptop is powered by the USB B/Type C. No driver and external power needed. Just plug it into your USB port and the DVD driver will be detected. Usb 3. 0 DVD driver is a perfect companion for computers without the internal Drive. You can burn files, install software and create a backup CD. This CD DVD - RW burner allows you to watch DVD/CD movies with No lag and burn music, movies to CD or DVD

Plug and play - external cd/dvd drive for laptop is powered by the usb b/type c. no driver and external power needed. just plug it into your usb port and the dvd driver will be detected. usb 3. 0 dvd driver is a perfect companion for computers without the internal drive. you can burn files, install software and create a backup cd. this cd dvd - rw burner allows you to watch dvd/cd movies with no lag and burn music, movies to cd or dvd Excellent multi-function- this external dvd drive for laptop adopted advanced chip, support cd, cd-r, cd-rw, dvd-rw, dvdr, dvdr dl, dvdrw and dvd-ram, it features strong error-correcting ability, anti-shock and noise reduction technology, low power consumption, no external adapter needed Strong compability for almost systems - usb cd dvd external drive is suitable for windows xp/vista/7/8/10, all versions of mac os. it is specially designed compatible for apple hp dell lenovo and others, ultrabook, netbook, laptop and desktop without drive hardware. note: for the desktops, please connect the device to the usb

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External CD Drive, USB 3.0 Optical Drive Type C Dual Port DVD Burner CD DVD Rewriter Burner Writer Compatible with Windows XP/7/8/10, MacOS, Linux for MacBook, Laptop, Desktop by Rikum (Black)

Rikum External CD Drive

USB 3.0 Optical Drive Type C Dual Port DVD Burner CD DVD Rewriter Burner Writer Compatible with Windows XP/7/8/10, MacOS, Linux for MacBook, Laptop, Desktop by Rikum (Black)

by Rikum
What We like

DVD Drive External: Slim, lightweight, fault tolerance,shock-resistant, usb cable embedded design, and just slips easily into your travel bag, perfect companion for DVD lovers, using everywhere

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Product Features

  • External DVD Drive: These drives adopted advanced burning technology, supported DVD+R, DVD, CD-ROM, DVD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW. With a larger storage capacity and a faster reading and recording speed, bringing you faster data transmission speed (max 5Gbps), plays music and movies without lag or distortion
  • CD Drive External USB: For desktop computers, please make sure connect the device to the USB port on the motherboard. If you connect it to a USB hub or extension cable, you may not be able to recognize the drive or read the BD, CD/DVD
  • DVD Player: Powered by USB port, it will be automatically detected by your PC after connected to USB port(No external driver required). You can burn files, install software and create a backup CD
  • External CD Drive: This external DVD drive is designed for all the laptops and desktops, compatible with Windows 10/7/8/XP/Vista/2003, all versions of Mac OS and Linux system. Come with one type C adapter allows you to connect a USB C device

Cd drive external usb: for desktop computers, please make sure connect the device to the usb port on the motherboard. if you connect it to a usb hub or extension cable, you may not be able to recognize the drive or read the bd, cd/dvd External dvd drive: these drives adopted advanced burning technology, supported dvd+r, dvd, cd-rom, dvd-rom, cd-r, cd-rw. with a larger storage capacity and a faster reading and recording speed, bringing you faster data transmission speed (max 5gbps), plays music and movies without lag or distortion External cd drive: this external dvd drive is designed for all the laptops and desktops, compatible with windows 10/7/8/xp/vista/2003, all versions of mac os and linux system. come with one type c adapter allows you to connect a usb c device Dvd player: powered by usb port, it will be automatically detected by your pc after connected to usb port(no external driver required). you can burn files, install software and create a backup cd

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