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Super Multi Blue Slim Portable BD-ROM

  • CP50NS20

Key Features

  • External - Connects VIA USB 2.0
  • Silent Play Reduces Noise from Disc Spin During Movie Playback
  • Supports 3D Blu-ray Disc Playback
  • Support BDXL(100GB Triple LAyer) Disc Read
  • Jamless Play Smooths Out Playback of Damaged Blu-ray or DVD Discs
  • 6X BD-R Read and Write Capability / Max. 8X DVD±R Write Speed
SUMMARY
Drive Type External
SUSTAINED TRANSFER RATE
CD-ROM 3.6 MB/s (24x)
BD-ROM 26.97 MB/s (6x)
DVD-ROM 11.08 MB/s (8x)
OPERATING SYSTEMS
OPERATING SYSTEMS Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
BUFFER SIZE
BUFFER SIZE 4 MB (Buffer Under-run prevention function embedded)
TRANSFER RATES - WRITE (MAX)
Type Slim Portable BD-ROM/DVD Writer
CD-R 10x CLV, 16x PCAV, 24x CAV
CD-RW 4x, 10x CLV, 16x ZCLV
DVD-R (SL) 2x CLV, 4x PCAV, 8x CAV
DVD+R (DL) 2.4x CLV, 6x ZCLV
DVD+RW 2.4x, 3.3x CLV, 4x, 6x, 8x ZCLV
DVD+R (SL) 2.4x CLV, 4x PCAV, 8x CAV
DVD-R (DL) 2x CLV, 4x ZCLV, 6x ZCLV
DVD-RAM 2x, 3x CLV, 5x PCAV
M-DISCDVD(DVD+RSL) 4x PCAV
DVD-RW 2x, 3x CLV, 4x, 6x ZCLV
HOST INTERFACE
External (Host) USB 2.0 (480Mbits/s)
Internal (Drive) SATA
DIMENSIONS (W x H x D)
DIMENSIONS (W x H x D) 5.7” x 0.6” x 6.1” (144 x 14.6 x 156mm)
WEIGHT
WEIGHT 0.60 lbs. (270g)
TRANSFER RATES - READ (MAX)
DVD-RW 8x CAV
DVD-Video (CSS Compliant Disc) (SL/DL) 8x CAV (SL/DL)
DVD-ROM (SL/DL) 8x CAV
DVD-RAM 2x, 3x CLV, 5x PCAV
DVD-R (SL/DL) 8x CAV
DVD+RW 8x CAV
DVD+R (SL/DL) 8x CAV
CD-R/RW/ROM 24x/24x/24xCAV
CD-DA 24x CAV
BD-ROM (SL/DL) 6x CAV
BD-R (SL/DL) 6x CAV
BD-R (TL/QL) 6x CAV
BD-R (SL/LTH) 6x CAV
BD-RE (SL/DL) 6x CAV
BD-RE (TL) 4x PCAV
BDMV (AACS Compliant Disc) (SL/DL) 6x CAV
ACCESS TIME (RANDOM)
CD-ROM 200 ms typ.
BD-ROM 250 ms typ.
DVD-ROM 200 ms typ.
UPC
UPC 058231312690
TYPE
External Yes

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works great! I have used this, a lot and on many platforms. I have used it so much that my mini USB port quite working, I simply broke it apart and installed it in my laptop, and it's still working great.
Date published: 2017-09-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not compatible with Mac This device was recommended to me by Best Buy however the salesperson failed to mention that I would still have to pay for and download the Blu Ray player software. Even after doing so, I can't get it to work properly. WASTE OF MONEY.
Date published: 2017-07-17
Rated 1 out of 5 by from none so far Have owned this product for just over a year and it will not install on my Microsoft Surface Book. Best but said I needed a separate USB 3.0 power supply, nothing works. What do I need to do to get it to work other then to buy another drive.
Date published: 2017-01-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everything is good This device plays well, DVDs and Blu-Rays. Both work and I think this is a good player and recommend it for the player. I'm not sure how it works for the writer or transfer though.
Date published: 2016-07-08
Rated 1 out of 5 by from choppy playback of blu ray. Not only was it choppy playback with the blu ray disc included software won't allow touch screen interaction with blu ray.
Date published: 2015-10-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to Install Bought this for my Surface Pro 3. Installed quickly and easily. No problems so far.
Date published: 2015-06-01
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Will not burn BD-R as claimed I have tried several good software programs that claim to burn BD-R, and even recognize the player as such when plugged in, however when clicking the "burn" button it pops out my perfectly fine BD-R disc saying it doesn't support that type. DO NOT PURCHASE THIS PLAYER/RECORDER it doesn't do what it claims. As soon as I find my receipt i'm taking it back to Best Buy
Date published: 2015-01-10
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Model not compatible with iMac for blu-ray use. I found this device to be very frustrating. I plugged into my new mac and though the packaging says it is compatible with mac, it is not for blu ray use, only cd/dvd. Went to the LG website to look for mac drivers and it did not recognize the device, but yet it shows up as being for sale and was made in 8/14.
Date published: 2014-11-07
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Where do I fined the product key

Asked by: Jlg2020
We appreciate your interest in this device and its accessory software. The only Product Key available would be on the documentation provided with the software disk.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-08-10

What type of record-able Blu ray disc do i need to purchase to record too? I have used BD+R and BD-R and both times my LG Ultra Slim BD-ROM/ DVD Writer tells me " To insert a blank disc or the right type of disc"  Please Help

Asked by: jrad7965
We appreciate your interest in this Optical Drive. According to the information on our website, this model can READ from BD-ROM, BD-R, BD-RE, BDMV and BDXL discs; however, the drive cannot WRITE to any BD discs. This drive can only write to CD and DVD discs.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-03-22

Where can I order a replacement connection cord?

Asked by: Jaymes
Accessories can be obtained through our parts distributor, MCM Electronics. Their contact number, for placing orders, is 800-824-9491. You can also use their website, at http://www.mcmelectronics.com/content/en-US/forms/lg_parts. It may also be possible to obtain such accessories from your local computer store.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-01-06

How do you set it for subtitles/close caption

Asked by: RileyRhea
We appreciate your interest in this Optical Drive. Features such as subtitles and closed captions will be set in the recording software and the video content. The drive itself has no such options available.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2015-12-31

Does this play Blu-ray 3D?

Asked by: shaunt

Is this external optica drive compatible with Windows 10 ? LG50NS20 

Asked by: Michael77

Will this play 4k Ultra Movies?

Asked by: LittleBit934

Will this player play Region 2 DVDs?

Asked by: Chase55
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