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Super Multi Blue External USB 3.0 14x Blu-ray Disc Rewriter

  • BE14NU40

Key Features

  • Max 14x BD-R Writing Speed
  • Supports BDXL (128GB) Discs
  • 3D Blu-ray Title Playback & M-Disc™ Support
  • USB 3.0 Interface
BDXL™ Ultimate Capacity

BDXL™ Ultimate Capacity

Three Layer BDXL-R/BDXL RE discs offer 100GB capacity while quad layer BDXL-R discs boast 128GB storage capacity. You can now write up to 128GBs of data on a single quad layer BDXL™ disc which is the equivalent of 27 standard dvds or 5 single layer Blu-ray discs.

Save time with the ultra fast write speed

Save time with the ultra fast write speed

Get the ultimate BD writing speed you've been looking for. 14x BD writer greatly saves burning time off compared to its predecessors without sacrificing quality.

Experience 3D Blu-ray

Experience 3D Blu-ray

Take entertainment to the next level with 3D using the new Power BD-DVD 3D Software bundle. With 2D to 3D converting feature, you can bring new dimensions to all your videos.

2D-TO-3D Real-time converting

2D-TO-3D Real-time converting

Converting 2D-to-3D is easy with real-time conversions of DVD titles and any file based videos. And because it can be transformed in real-time there's no waiting for you to enjoy the 3D viewing.

Superior data protection with M-DISC™ Support

Superior data protection with M-DISC™ Support

The M-DISC™uses a patent rock-like recording surface instead of organic dye to etch your data onto a disc. The M-DISC has been tested and proven to outlast standard DVDs currently on the market.

Play in peace

Play in peace

As a disc is being read, Silent Play technology automatically controls the disc read speed for optimal noise reduction.

Nonstop playability

Nonstop playability

Jamless Play automatically prevents stop video playback in case of damaged disc, such as scratches or fingerprints by jumping through the erroneous data or damaged areas.

Superspeed USB 3.0

Superspeed USB 3.0

Give yourself an instant upgrade as the new SUPERSPEED USB 3.0 is up to 10 times faster than USB 2.0 And higher-tansfer rates of 5 Gbps compared to USB2.0 that only offered 480Mbps you can now send and receive data simultaneouly.

Drive Type External

What People Are Saying

Rated 2 out of 5 by from System gets hang during boot There are 2 issues: 1. Does not detect if in BIOS if system is rebooted with device connected 2. Sometime system hang is seen with this device connected or takes longer time to boot to BIOS / UEFI with this device connected Tested in AMD / Intel Platform
Date published: 2017-04-19
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Great specs, fair price Kind of a pain to setup, but works ok when finished.
Date published: 2016-07-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fast! I have had this drive since November 2013 and it has worked flawlessly ever since
Date published: 2016-05-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Died after a few days The drive worked out of the box fine, but after a couple of days it just stopped working, and I had only used it a few times. The total time of actual use has to be less than 1 hour. I can't find my receipt (that's my fault) so I can't speak to the quality of customer service, but obviously I can't give a high rating to a product that dies with less than 1 hour of use.
Date published: 2016-05-09
Rated 1 out of 5 by from After three months won't play After playing maybe 20 disks over a three month period the drive keeps ejecting disks (even ones that I have played before on the same drive).
Date published: 2016-03-18
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Was fast... Used the device for a few day, one day it suddenly had some sort of malfunction where the disc shattered within the drive.
Date published: 2015-11-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Reads damage BD disks My existing BD Rewriter was starting to fail to recognize a netflix BD, one out of 3-4 disks. Same bad disks had trouble playing or flat out would not play in a nearly new LG 12.7mm BD rewriter. Bought this BE14NU40 Writer because of the "Jamless Play" that let's it play thru fingerprints or bad / scratched sectors - This unit played 2 BDs that both my existing units did not recognize or would recognize then fail to play - and if you wamt a noisy writer/player - look at other units, this thing is morgue quiet. I would not hesitate to buy this unit again
Date published: 2015-10-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Works well, but sometimes my computer doesn't recognize it and I have to shut it off and turn back on again to burn a disk.
Date published: 2015-08-04
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Why do I get a message saying: the last usb device you connected to this computer malfunctioned and windows does not recongize it.

Asked by: kapwn
i`m having the same problem over here. I did start itt and write a few blu rays but i cant really use it because after it is finishing the writing my bluray writer is getting lost and win 10 says that it is not recognized . there is a way to run the dvd writer but its not stable . you have to enter device manager and at the usb ports you have to enter the power manager and unclick " allow the computer to turn off ... blablbla " . As a final result i say that this drive IT`S NOT COMPATIBLE WITH WIN 10
Answered by: baxikaaa
Date published: 2017-02-03

Does this burner work with Mac OSX?

Asked by: MacGyver1
I have this LG Super Multi Blue External USB 3.0 14x Blu-ray Disc Rewriter, Model # BE14NU40, and using it on my Macbook Pro Retina using Mac OS X El Capitan it is working fine, without any drivers need to be installed.
Answered by: AhmedAAKF
Date published: 2017-04-20

I'm trying to update the firmware in this drive with windows 10. The update program will not run. I tried to get the program to run on several different computers but it will not run on any of them. Please help

Asked by: Dan2603
That link goes to nowhere, a blank MS page. Win10 updated today and now does not read my external LG, I was going to update from the firmware on your site, nothing for windows10, I think I am not the only one running win10 at this time, you do have win7, and possible 95 as well though. So, no firmware updates? Will the disc that came with it work, the one with the way outdated cyberlink bloat included? I loved this burner, until this morning. Hoping just a glitch, b/c I have had zero issues since mid Dec, this is the first, and it occurred when MS10 required a restart for todays update. ANy help?
Answered by: fuzzknuckly43
Date published: 2016-05-12

why dose my cd dont play on other computers , dvd players after i burned it , i use a video software call cyberlink, so what do u guys think

Asked by: quint140
We regret the inconvenience you have experienced with this Optical Drive. The playback of discs created on this drive will be dependent upon the completion of the finalization process performed through the software used. If there are problems with the discs, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-03-25

This item arrived today with a disc cracked down the middle and is unusable. How do I obtain the software that came with the damaged disc and will it operate as intended without it?

Asked by: Gonzo1934
We regret the inconvenience you have experienced with this Optical Drive. We normally do not have extra disks available for these drives. Please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000 for any assistance which might be available.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-03-01

Have this product can't find the software CD that came with it. Is possible to download a copy?

Asked by: Dick J
We appreciate your interest in this Optical Drive. Unfortunately, only one disc has been licensed for provision with each drive. Since the license is required, downloadable copies are not available.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-02-22

Is there a specific way to eject the burner itself? The burner tray opens everytime I click eject from the devices and printers menu.

Asked by: Animation Hombre
We appreciate your interest in this Optical Drive. The removal of the drive from the computer will be performed by the USB prompt in the Task Bar Notifications on your Windows Home Screen.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2015-12-19

can i print (lightscribe) while burning a blu ray disc?

Asked by: bin22
We appreciate your interest in this external drive. This model has not been designed with the Lightscribe feature.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2015-11-18
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