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WH16NS40

Key Features

  • 16X BD-R Write Capability
  • Serial ATA Interface
  • Write and Read Quad, Triple, Double Layer BD-R Discs
  • M-DISC Support
  • Max. 16X DVD±R Write Speed
  • Blu-Ray Disc, DVD and CD Family Read/Write Compatible
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 4. Blu-ray Disc
This gives you the option to choose the media best suited for each task

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Experience 3D Blu-ray

Take entertainment to the next level with 3D using the new Power BD-DVD 3D ver. Software bundle. You can now enjoy the excitement of all your favorite Blu-ray titles on your PC and with 2D to 3D converting you can bring a new dimension to all your videos.

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BDXL™ Support: Ultimate Capacity

Three Layer BDXL-R/BDXL RE discs offer 100GB capacity while quad layer BDXL-R discs boast 128GB storage capacity on a single disc. It is equivalent of 27 standard DVDs or 5 single layer Blu-ray discs.

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Windows 10 Compatible

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

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16x BD-R Writing

Capture all the excitement of Blu-ray with the 16x BD-R writing capability. Plus, now you can store more data on to BDXL™ discs.

Summary
SUSTAINED TRANSFER RATE
OPERATING SYSTEMS
ACCESS TIME
BURST TRANSFER RATE
BUFFER SIZE
TRANSFER RATES - WRITE (MAX)
HOST INTERFACE
COMPLIANCE
DIMENSIONS (W x H x D)
TRANSFER RATES - READ (MAX)
UPC
WARRANTY

What People Are Saying

Rated 1 out of 5 by from Included Software?!? I bought this brand new from Microcenter and it only came with the blu-ray drive, no software what-so ever
Date published: 2019-05-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Greay flexibiliyu Work great with Panasonic 188GB DB-RE love m-disc.
Date published: 2019-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Working great I feel that I made a good decision to purchase this device. All my media burning is fine. No issues after several uses. All my original issues were quickly addressed. I am pleased.
Date published: 2019-03-10
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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.

Will this burner make a disk that will play in a 4K format player.

Asked by: tony196
The LG Internal SATA 16x Super Multi Blue, Model # WH16NS40 has 16X BD-R Write capability. IT will write to BD-R (SL/LTH) and BD-R (DL/TL&QL) discs...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2018-07-19

I bought a 4K cam corder, a 4K Blu-ray player and 4K TV. Will this burner burn a 4K format disk to watch the full resolution on my player and TV. Thanks

Asked by: tony196
The LG Internal SATA 16x Super Multi Blue, Model # WH16NS40, as the title description implies has a Serial ATA Interface and is designed to connect internally within a Desktop PC that supports the Windows XP, Windows Vista™, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 10 Operating Systems. It cannot be connected to your Blu-ray Player or 4K TV...^IFV
Answered by: LGJoel
Date published: 2019-02-14

I have the WH16NS40 config'ed in an external drive housing as an OWC Mercury Pro Professional External USB 3.1 Gen 1 Optical drive. OWC is so hyper-MAC, cannot tell what burner software I can use for PC. I want to be able to burn all formats esp. M.

Asked by: Kai10
If you are asking for a burning tool that can be used for PC, you can refer to this website: www.anyburn.com. There is also some tutorials available on that website on how you can burn a file. ^AC
Answered by: Amber C
Date published: 2018-04-18

What type of m-disk will this burner burn?

Asked by: Terrybee
I quite successfully burned an M-Disc BDXL 100 Gb with no problems as well as a DVD M-Disc. So I'm assuming it will work with all M-Disc formats.
Answered by: Philly Bob
Date published: 2018-03-30

I have a new WH16NS40, and when I play Blu-Ray Movie every 10 - 12 seconds the playback will hesitate for less than a second. Have you seen this issue?  How can I resolve this problem?

Asked by: StarCaptain
We regret the inconvenience you have experienced with this Optical Drive. If the drive stalls at such a repetitive interval, then there may be a need for additional system memory or video memory for additional data buffering. Please contact our Customer Interactive Center at 800-243-0000 for additional information in this matter.
Answered by: NeilE
Date published: 2017-03-01

SUPPORT 3D ?

Asked by: PAKO
Yes It will play 3D Blu Ray discs
Answered by: SM0R3S
Date published: 2016-11-13

Will this burner work with Windows 10 operating system

Asked by: Maccat39
Yes
Answered by: CGL216
Date published: 2016-08-14

Will this drive play current UHD blu rays? 

Asked by: Mediacomm
No.
Answered by: CGL216
Date published: 2016-08-14
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