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GP60NB50

Key Features

  • MAX 8X DVD-R WRITING SPEED
  • M-DISC™ SUPPORT
  • TV Connectivity
  • WINDOWS 8 COMPATIBLE
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TV Connectivity

Enjoy your media on your TVs, digital photo frames and PCs by simply connecting your drive with USB cable.

M-DISC

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.

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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.

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Super Multi Compatibility

LG Super Multi Compatibility optical drives can read and write different types of disc formats in one convenient package.
1. DVD+R 2. RW DVD-R 3. RW DVD-RAM 
This gives you the option to choose the media best suited for each task

Mini-USB

Mini USB

Provides easy connection with Mini USB cable. No additional power source needed.

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Win 10 & MAC OS Compatible

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

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8x Writing Speed

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

Style-Evolution

Style Evolution from Slimmer to Slimmest

The overall slim design of only 0.55 inches high optimizes space for the slim OPU installation. It allows for a sleek companion to thin Ultrabooks and enhanced portability.

Summary
OPERATING SYSTEMS
TYPE
TRANSFER RATES–WRITE
TRANSFER RATES - READ
ACCESS TIME
SUSTAINED RATE
BUFFER SIZE
HOST INTERFACE
COMPLIANCE
WEIGHT
BURST TRANSFER RATE
DIMENSIONS (W xH xD)
WARRANTY/UPC

What People Are Saying

Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Burner for the cost I bought this 4 years ago and it is still going strong. I got to a book study group that meets twice a year, 11 weeks at a time. I make myself a copy of everything I digitally record & make approximately 6 sets for other people, so about 80 cds twice a year. It is flawless in recording & playback.
Date published: 2018-12-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Replaced dead internal - with better specs I have an older iMac - so old that apple no longer supplies parts. When, in the middle of an important small DVD duplication system the internal DVD drive bummed out - I took my problem to the local Mac dealer (not a Macsstore.) They pulled out the old internal drive to get out the stuck DVD. They found that the internal unit itself was a problem even though it had been used maybe 100 times in the 8 years I had it. The store owner kindly took time to explain the situation and potential costs to me -- and recommended I go with the LG Drive at much less expense than trying to retro-fit an internal.I am happy I took his advice. The only thing I can offer a negative comment on is that the supplied USB cable was a little short of fitting into my array of external drives, keyboards, and other USB dongles. I will recommend this to buy friends who may experience similar problems with old Macs.
Date published: 2018-10-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works flawlessly, good value I recently purchased an iMac 27" and happen to need a CD/DVD drive for occasional use. This GP60 works well with the mac running Mac OS 10.13.5 (High Sierra). No drivers or other software needed. In my config, I have the GP60 connected through an AnkerAnker 7-Port USB 3.0 Data Hub (model AK-68ANHUB-BV7A). I have had absolutely no issues with the drive being recognized. So far, I've used it only for ripping a few CDs I have, not for DVD use.
Date published: 2018-07-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from worth the money sometimes it has to be restarted when deleting some songs, but it works well when you get used to it.
Date published: 2018-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works Brilliantly Exactlywhat it says it will do. Works perfect on Mac. No Glitches and no errors. Awesome product
Date published: 2018-03-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Works With Mac High Sierra - Not Sierra Having upgraded to High Sierra - it works! Else-wise, using virtual machine on my Mac was the way to go prior to this upgrade
Date published: 2017-10-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Exactly What I Needed New computer lacked a DVD drive. Only need on occasion and this units specs fit the bill. Has worked fine to date with no issues and has met my satisfaction.
Date published: 2017-09-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Horrible hardware If there was an option to give it 0 stars I would. Since I have bought this, I could only use it once without errors. It spins and spins, the computer recognizes it for 30 seconds then disconnects. What a complete horrible product..... will never buy LG again. If they can't get a dimple dvd writer to work, what will they do with the other things they make?
Date published: 2017-04-15
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ASK & ANSWER

Ask your questions. Share your answers.
Please first review the detailed product information and help guides in the Product Support section for this product prior to posting a question.

Hi, how come in the cd provided don't have a full software for dvd player, only a trial software version of cyberlink power DVD 14 for 30 days. hence, I cannot play DVD.

Asked by: rza884
Our offices, in the United States, do not have product information for Australia. In order to obtain such information, it is recommended to check our subsidiary’s website, at http://www.lg.com/au/support/contact/support-here-to-help.jsp.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-09-19

Can you play regular DVD's on this hooked to a TV

Asked by: Hmom
I apologize, but no; this Optical Drive will not be able to playback Video DVD discs without the use of reading software. A television does not have the means of installing such software. The software must be installed on the hard drive of your computer system.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-03-02

How to install the driver without a disc

Asked by: George1709
We appreciate your interest in this Optical Drive. This device should operate with a generic Plug and Play driver provided by your operating system. For assistance in this matter, please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-12-10

my dvd super multi player does not work on windows 10 ?

Asked by: ynot 43
Our offices, in the United States, do not have product information for Australia. In order to obtain such information, it is recommended to check our subsidiary’s website, at http://www.lg.com/au/support/contact/support-here-to-help.jsp.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2016-10-12

Can it interface with a sub 3.0?

Asked by: Dinosaur
I apologize, but no; according to the specifications of this device, this optical drive is designed for compatibility only with a USB 2.0 port.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2018-05-30

how do i update firmware on a mac?

Asked by: ChrisA
We appreciate your interest in this Optical Drive. The firmware updates available for this unit are not compatible with MacOS. The first 2 updates listed are available for Windows XP/7/8/Vista only. The latter version is for Windows 7/8/8.1/10.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-02-07

Can this device be used to play audio CDs and DVDs with a Chromebook?

Asked by: Buffalo Bob

Will it read picture cds?

Asked by: Ashlee01
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