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Super Multi Blue Slim Portable with 3D Blu-ray Disc Playback & M-DISC™ Support

  • WP40NB30

Key Features

  • External - Connects VIA USB 2.0
  • Silent Play: Reduces Noise from Disc Spin During Movie Playback
  • Supports 3D BLU-ray Disc Playback
  • Supports BD-XL (100GB, Triple Layer) Disc
  • Jamless Play: Smooths Out Playback of Damaged Blu-ray or DVD Discs
  • 6X BD-R Read and Write Capability
Super Multi Compatibility

Super Multi Compatibility

LG Super Multi Compatibility optical drives can read and write four types of disc formats in one convenient package:
1. DVD+R
4. Blu-ray Disc
This gives you the option to choose the media best suited for each task.



Blu-ray Disc is the next generation in optical storage, offering 25GB and 50GB of storage capacity on a disc.



The BDXL format supports high-capacity Blu-ray discs (up to 100GB write-once discs) for users that need to store a large amount of data.



Compared to other recordable DVDs on the market today, M-DISC offers superior reliability in data storage that provides the permanent optical data storage solution.

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.

Drive Type External
CD-ROM 3,600 kB/s (24x) max.
BD-ROM 215.79 Mbits/s (6x) max.
DVD-ROM 11.08 Mbytes/s (8x) max.
USB 2.0 Cable Yes
Blu-ray Drive Install Disc for Windows Blu-ray Drive Install Disc for Windows, Power DVD 3D Edition, Power 2 Go, Power Producer, Media Espresso, Media Show, LG Firmware Update, USB Fast
Slim Portable Blu-ray Writer Yes
OPERATING SYSTEMS Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP
USB 2.0 480Mbps Yes
BUFFER SIZE 4 MB (Buffer Under-run prevention function embedded)
Type Portable Blu-ray Disc Rewriter
BD-R(DL) 2x CLV, 4x PCAV, 6x CAV
BD-RE (SL/DL/TL) 2x CLV / 2X CLV / 2x CLV
CD-R 10x CLV, 16x, 24x ZCLV
CD-RW 4x, 10x CLV, 16x, 24x ZCLV
DVD+R (SL/DL) 2.4x CLV, 4x PCAV, 8x CAV/ 2.4x CLV, 4x, 6x ZCLV
DVD+RW 2.4x, 3.3x CLV, 4x ZCLV, 8x ZCLV (8x disc: 3.3x , 8x)
DVD-R (SL/DL) 2x CLV, 4x PCAV, 8x CAV/ 2x CLV, 4x, 6x ZCLV
DVD-RAM 2x, 3x ZCLV, 5x PCAV (Ver.2.2) (12x disc: No support)
DVD-RW 1x, 2x CLV, 4x, 6x ZCLV
BD-R (LTH) 2x CLV, 4x PCAV, 6x CAV
BD-R (TL) 2z CLV, 4x ZCLV
BD-R (SL) 2x CLV, 4x PCAV, 6x CAV
External (Host) USB 2.0 (480Mbits/s)
Internal (Drive) ATA8-ACS Revision 6 INF-8090i Ver. 7 Rev 1.21 INCITS xxx T10/1675D Revision 4
RoHS Yes
Safety UL UL 60950-1 First Edition
C-UL CSA C22.2 No. 60950-1-07 Second Edition
TÜV EN 60950-1 / EN60825-1
SEMKO EN 60950-1 / EN60825-1
Laser Safety Class 1 laser product comply with DHHS rules 21 CFR Subchapter J Class 1 laser product to EN60825-1 / IEC 60825-1
EMC CE Marking, C-Tick Mark, BSMI, VCCI, KC, CU, FCC Part 15 Class B Digital Device, ICES-003 Digital Apparatus
CPU Intel@ Pentium D 3.2GHz or Higher (with USB 2.0)
Recommended Intel Core 2 Duo P8600 2.4GHz or higher
RAM 1GB or Higher
HDD 30GB or more of available space (60GB for Blu-ray Disc authoring)
BD Movie Playback: CPU Following CPU recommended -Intel: E6400 or higher
Graphic Card: Card recommended with following GPU (Graphic Processing Unit) - ATI ATI Radeon HD 2400 or higher Graphic Card Driver shall meet AACS compliance criteria.
Graphic Card- ATI ATI Radeon HD 2400 or higher Graphic Card Driver shall meet AACS compliance criteria.
BD-ROM (SL/DL) 6x CAV / 6x CAV
BD-R (SL/DL/TL) 6x CAV / 6x CAV / 6x CAV
BD-R (LTH) 6x CAV max.
Other Features Silent Play, Jamless Play
DVD-Video (CSS Compliant) 4x CAV max.
DVD+RW 8x CAV max.
DVD-RW 8x CAV max.
BD-RE (SL/DL/TL) 6x CAV / 6x CAV / 2x CLV
BD-ROM (SL/DL) 6x CAV / 6x CAV
BD-R (SL/DL/TL) 6x CAV / 6x CAV / 6x CAV
BD-R (LTH) 6x CAV max.
BD-MV 4.8x CAV max.
CD-DA (Ripping/Audio Play) 24x CAV / 10x CAV
CD-R/RW/ROM 24x CAV max.
DVD+R (SL/DL) 8x/ 8x CAV
DVD-R (SL/DL) 8x/ 8x CAV
DVD-RAM (Ver.2.2) 2x, 3x ZCLV, 5x PCAV
DVD-ROM (SL/DL) 8x/ 8x CAV max.
DVD-ROM 200ms typ.
BD-ROM 230ms typ.
CD-ROM 200ms typ.
Dimensions (WxHxD) 6.29" x 0.86" x 6.02" (160 x 22 x 153mm)
Weight 0.72 LBS. (325G)
WP40NB30 058231311280

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Easy to Setup & Use This is one of the best external Blu-Ray drives I have ever used. The setup is straightforward, and the instructions are clear and easy to follow so even a novice will have no problems getting it up and running. The USB cable has 2 connectors, however the drive only requires 1 to be utilized for playback. You have to use both connections when burning a Blu-Ray Disk. Overall LG's External Drive is a No-Brainer. GET ONE.
Date published: 2015-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from It plays movies better than my Sony Blu-ray deck Opening the package was easy, setting it up was even easier. make sure you run cyberlink DVD software while you are connected to the net so it can update itself to your system. This will end any problems you have. It is not a hardware issue it's a software issue. There is a crispness to the image and a saturation to the color which is fabulous and hypnotic. I'm still waiting for my blank Blu-ray discs to arrive, but as a player it's exceptional and not having another power supply I am so thankful for.
Date published: 2015-06-15
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Poor power cord design. The USB/power cord has a mini-USB on the end of the DVD player and 2 USB plugs on the other end. If your computer does not have 2 usb cords next to each other forget buying this DVD player. Returned.
Date published: 2015-05-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great little BD Player Hi all. I recently purchased a new 14" laptop. Anybody knows, Most don't come with an Internal drive. I had previously purchased a LG portable DVD Player/Burner roughly 5 years ago. And it still works. Saw the LG on sale online. Purchased it based on my previous experience. BD movies play good. I don't know about the 3D mode. My monitor doesn't support it. The only real issue I had was, With the Software. But that could've been partly Windows 8.0. 8.1 upgrade is much better. I do Auto Repair on the side. And this works great for the manuals that come on discs.
Date published: 2015-01-19
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