Logitec has dropped their newest portable Blu-ray writer ‘LBD-PMJ6U3MSVC’ for Mac. Measuring W136mm x D142mm x H19mm and weighing 300 grams, this compact Blu-ray writer has a hairline treated aluminum top cover (scratch-resistant design) and a USB 3.0 connection interface, and comes bundled with the latest Mac application software ‘Roxio Toast 11 Titanium + HD/BD (in addition to writing data to the BD/DVD/CD, allows you to create a BD/DVD video).
Pioneer has unveiled their newest portable Blu-ray writer ‘BDR-SX06JM’ for Mac. Measuring W135mm x D135mm x H18mm and weighing 280 grams, this slot-loading Blu-ray writer features a durable magnesium casing, a USB 3.0 connection interface and a 4MB of buffer memory, and comes bundled with the latest Mac application software ‘Toast 12 HD/BD plugin’ (in addition to writing data to the BD/DVD/CD, allows you to create a BD/DVD video).
ASUS has just released their newest portable Blu-ray writer, the SBW-06D2X-U. Measuring W140mm x D157mm x H18.5mm and weighing 290g, this thin and light Blu-ray writer features a USB 2.0 connection interface, a 2MB of buffer memory, BDXL support and promises to provide write speeds of up to 6x for BD-R (SL/DL). The SBW-06D2X-U retails for 13,000 Yen (about $131). [ASUS]
Buffalo is gearing up to launch their newest external Blu-ray writer, the BRXL-16U3. Claimed as the industry’s fastest Blu-ray writer, the BRXL-16U3 is equipped with a USB 3.0 connection interface, 3D Blu-ray and BDXL support and capable of providing write speeds of up to 16x for BD-R. The BRXL-16U3 will start shipping from early December for 26,565 Yen (about $322). [Buffalo]
Sharp is ready to release three new BD recorders in the Japanese market. Known as the BD-W1200 (1TB), BD-W520 (500GB) and BD-S520 (500GB), these BD recorders provide the same specification such as DLNA and Sharp Mobile Phone remote and App Support. The Sharp BD-W1200 and BD-W520 feature three TV tuners (two for recording and one for viewing shows), while the Sharp BD-S520 offers only one TV tuner. Unfortunately, there is no info on pricing at this time. [Akihabara]