This latest I-O Data new add-up is probably the most (ultra) slim external blu-ray burner I’ve yet to see. Dubbed as I-O Data BRP-US6, this External Blu-ray Burner is measuring at 127mm x 154mm x 20mm only. Thanks to the ultra-slim factor, I-O Data has successfully decreased the weight to 330g only.
The I-O Data BRP-US6 External Blu-ray is using USB 2.0 interface, and the drive is capable of 6x burning for BD-R SL, 2x for BD-R DL/BD-RE and reading at 6X with BD-ROM, it can also burn DVD -R/+R discs at 8x and DVD -RW/+RW at 6x, plus 5x on DVD-RAM discs.
According to TechFresh, I-O Data BRP-US6 External Blu-ray burner will go on sale in Japan in this month carrying the price tag of $343.