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Key Features

  • Silent Play

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.

Silent Play

The Silent Play technology helps reduce noise during playback by recognizing different multimedia and automatically adjusting the playback speed according to its criteria for optimal performance.

Super Multi Compatibility

LG Super Multi Compatibility optical drives can read and write different types of disc formats in one convenient package.
This gives you the option to choose the media best suited for each task

Windows 10 Compatible

Enjoy complete freedom in use with compatible support for Windows 10.

8x Writing Speed

Burn more discs in less time with 8x DVD-Max writing speed.

ACCESS TIME (Random Acc)

What People Are Saying

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Does exactly what I need it to Really good, a little hard to set up at first, but I bought this for college to watch movies and download my cds and I even made a CD in 10 minutes! I love it, you just have to make sure you have software that can view video, audio, etc from a disc
Date published: 2018-06-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Buy Works as it should plug and play. I only wish that it would have came with a stand.
Date published: 2018-04-24
Rated 4 out of 5 by from works as advertised so far the SP80NB80 has done everything I need it to do
Date published: 2018-04-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Performs as Expected I do not have a CD/DVD drive built into my laptop. I need to install a program that required the use of one. So I rushed out to grab an extension drive. The drive worked very well and I was actually surprised at well it performed because of the price.
Date published: 2018-03-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Does the trick I bought this external about a month ago because most PC cases don't have a bay that can house an internal drive anymore. I still have some software on DVD and still burn the occasional CD so this external does what I need it to. Just plugged it in and was good to go. I can't speak for the playback because I haven't used it and in all likelihood never will but it's LG so I'd wager it is good as well. Only complaint I'd have is really just a nitpick and ofc it isn't a design flaw just physics being physics, you have to support the platter when putting media into it as it has a snapping hub. Solid choice for an external overall.
Date published: 2018-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from portable dvd player player is exactly what i was looking for and it works well.
Date published: 2018-03-06
Rated 4 out of 5 by from LG Dvd I'm happy with this product it is easy to run and set up.
Date published: 2018-02-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from DVD burner / SP80NB80 Simple connection. Mac OS 10.13 needed some adjustments for the external HD also connected to mini because the burner confused the OS. After that the burner worked perfectly. Plays DVDs. Burns DVDs. So far the tray works automatically, but it's good to have the mechanical tray release just in case
Date published: 2018-01-11
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Failed many times to install software Install Shield, on Surface Win10, stoped at half way, then showing 1628 Failed to complete installation. But I tried to install on Windows7, It's good. I just bought it from BestBuy today. Model SP80NB80. Why?

Asked by: Jim Chang
We hate to hear that, but would love to be able to help. Please give us a call at 1-800-243-0000 so we can get more info and see what we can do. ^AC
Answered by: Amber C
Date published: 2018-05-29

where can i find a cable to replace the one that i have?

Asked by: aoikazi
Hello, the part needed can be found in the link provided. ^AC,assembly
Answered by: Amber C
Date published: 2018-05-25

What is the writing speed of dvd writer

Asked by: Krishna2347
The write speed for this LG Slim Portable DVD Writer DVD Disc Playback & DVD M-DISC™ Support, Model # SP80NB80 is advertised as 8x Writing Speed on its product page on our site, You will find the Transfer Rates-Write (Max) listed for each writable disc type in the specifications for the drive on the product page...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-03-21

will this work with a surface pro computer

Asked by: nailbender
The LG Slim Portable DVD Writer DVD Disc Playback & DVD M-DISC™ Support, Model # SP80NB80 interfaces via USB and it receives its power via the USB port. It is compatible with the Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP(SP3) OPearting Systems and the system requirements are a Pentium IV 2.4 GHz or Higher(with USB 2.0) for basic performance (Recommended for optimal performance: Pentium IV 3.2 GHz or Higher), 256 MB or larger (Recommended: 512 MB) of Memory and 64 MB (Recommended: 128 MB) of Video Memory.Please check to see if your Surface Pro meets these requirements and if it meets the USB power requirements to power the drive...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-03-19

Who do i instal in a new Macbook pro? try to use but nothing happen!

Asked by: FelipeP
Hi, this is a plug and play device. Before you plug any external device into your Mac, make sure the system is turned on. ^AC
Answered by: Amber C
Date published: 2018-02-18

When trying to use the drive I see it on the computer but the drive is clunking and sounds like it is eating the disk. and it wont read after I click install software

Asked by: mdg166
Hi mdg166, give us a ring at 1-800-243-0000 when you are with the unit so we can help out. ^AC
Answered by: amber
Date published: 2018-01-22

When I plug in writer error code 19 shows up how to fix

Asked by: Travis37
You can try to uninstall the driver by going to Device Manager > expand DVD/CD-ROM drives > right-click the CD and DVD devices > then select Uninstall. Then restart your computer. If you will still have the error, then it will be on the registry settings of your computer. In that case, you need to contact Microsoft about the registry settings. ^AC
Answered by: amber
Date published: 2017-12-27

How do I write to a disc ?

Asked by: Jeffnardo
The LG Slim Portable DVD Writer DVD Disc Playback & DVD M-DISC™ Support, Model # SP80NB80 has a USB Host Interface and connects to your computer/laptop via the USB port. It comes with a software CD that you need to install on your computer and when you select the files that you want to write to a CD or DVD that is inserted in you will need to follow the directions on your computer to write (burn) the files to the media disc you have on the drive. You may need to right-click the file for the options. If uncertain, check the owner's manual for your computer on how to write to a drive. The SP80NB80 appears as another drive on your computer that you can select as the drive that you want to send/write files etc., to...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2017-12-06
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