Samsung introduces the SH-B083 COMBO, its first internal Blu-ray Disc Combo drive. The SH-B083 is able to read BD-R and BD-ROM at up to 8X speeds. It is also a CD/DVD burner that writes DVD+/-R/RW/R DL at up to 12X, DVD-RAM at 5X and CD-R/RW at 40X.
The Samsung SH-B083 COMBO reads DVD at 16X and CD at 40X. It uses SATA interface and has 2MB buffer memory. It includes the SuperLink Buffer Underrun Protection. The combo drive comes with Cyberlink TrueTheater software and will be available in November.