Upgrades Information

Optical Drives

CD, DVD, HD-DVD and Blu-Ray - what ever you are after we have something to suit you. Most of our PCs no longer come with a CD/DVD Re-Writer as standard due to nearly everything being online or being able to tranfer data via a USB drive.

If you choose an optical drive with a case that does not support an optical drive then we will supply you an external USB Optical drive.

 

 

Asus DRW-24D5MT DVD/CD Re-Writer

Does exactly what it says on the tin! Writes and Rewrites CD's and DVD's at the fastest speeds around.

Technical Specifications:
  • Read Speed - 48x (CD) / 16x (DVD)
  • Write Speed - 48x (CD) / 24x (DVD±R) / 8x (DVD-R DL) / 8x (DVD+R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed - 24x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM)
  • Supported Media Types - CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD-R DL
  • Colour - Black
  • Interface - SATA

 

 

Asus BC-12D2HT 12x BD-ROM with DVD±RW - Read Blu Ray and write and re-write CDs and DVDs

Internal Blu-ray Disc BD-ROM / DVD rewriter, World's fastest BD-R read speed of 12x. S-ATA is an advanced interface, replacing parallel ATA for an enhanced computing platform. Automatically read speed controls to reduce noise during media playback.

Technical Specifications:
  • Read Speed - 48x (CD) / 16x (DVD) / 12x (BD)
  • Write Speed - 48x (CD) / 16x (DVD±R) / 4x (DVD±R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed - 24x (CD) / 6x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 12x (DVD-RAM)
  • Supported Media Types - CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD-R DL, BD-R, BD-R DL, BD-RE, BD-RE DL, BD-ROM, BD-ROM DL
  • Colour - Black
  • Interface - SATA

 

 

Asus BW-16D1HT 12x Blu-Ray writer with DVD±RW & LightScribe - Read, write and re-write CD's, DVD's and Blu Rays

Play HD content from BD Video discs or record up to nine hours of high definition video. SATA interface technology allows for easier integration and ultimately faster performance while LightScribe gives you the added feature of etching customized labels onto a special coated LightScribe discs.

Technical Specifications:
  • Read Speed - 48x (CD) / 16x (DVD) / 12x (BD)
  • Write Speed - 16x (BD-R) / 48x (CD) / 16x (DVD±R) / 8x (DVD±R DL)
  • Rewrite Speed - 24x (CD) / 8x (DVD-RW) / 8x (DVD+RW) / 5x (DVD-RAM) / 2x (BD-RE)
  • Supported Media Types - CD-ROM, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD-R, DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, DVD+RW, DVD+R, DVD+R DL, DVD-R DL, BD-R, BD-R DL, BD-RE, BD-RE DL, BD-ROM, BD-ROM DL
  • Colour - Black
  • Interface - SATA

 

Whilst UK Gaming Computers endeavour to make sure our descriptions are 100% correct, manufacturers may alter specifications slightly, it is your responsibility to check the specification with the manufacturer. Images are for illustration purposes only. If you are unsure of anything, please contact us, we wont bite!