IO-DATA launches in Japan the DVRP-U8SLE, a slim external DVD writer. The device is able to write on DVD+/-R and DVD+RW at up to 8X, DVD-RW at 6X, DVD-RAM at 5X and CD-R/RW at up to 24X. It uses USB 2.0 connector.
IO-DATA DVRP-U8SLE measures 137(W)×154(D)×20(H)mm. It is available in White and Black (DVRP-U8SLEBK) at 8500 Yen.