Hitachi-LG GP57EB40 External DVD/CD Player and Burner Black

Version: Black
Color:
Black
43,99
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Product information

Key specs

Media compatibility
CD, DVD
Compatible with operating system
Windows, macOS
Optical drive type
External
DVD read speed
8
DVD write speed
8

Pros and cons

According to our optical drive expert
  • With this optical drive, you can play CDs and DVDs on a laptop that doesn't have an optical drive.
  • This optical drive takes up extra space on your desk.

Description

Use the Hitachi-LG GP57EB40 External DVD/CD Player and Burner if your PC or laptop doesn't have a DVD player. Connect the DVD player via USB-A. That means this LG fits almost any computer or laptop. The write speed is 8x, which means it's just as fast as a built-in DVD player. That means this LG won't needlessly lose speed while reading or writing a CD or DVD. The DVD player is suitable for both Windows and macOS.

Use the Hitachi-LG GP57EB40 External DVD/CD Player and Burner if your PC or laptop doesn't have a DVD player. Connect the DVD player via USB-A. That means this LG fits almost any computer or laptop. The write speed is 8x, which means it's just as fast as a built-in DVD player. That means this LG won't needlessly lose speed while reading or writing a CD or DVD. The DVD player is suitable for both Windows and macOS.


Included by default

  • Manual
  • USB cable

Included by default

  • Manual
  • USB cable

Key specs

Media compatibility
CD, DVD
Compatible with operating system
Windows, macOS
Optical drive type
External
DVD read speed
8
DVD write speed
8


Reviews

Most helpful reviews

  • 4.5 / 5 stars
    8,5/10
    Better than a clone drive.

    Luciana | 21 June 2020 | Color: Black

    • Pros:
      no installation needed.
    • Pros:
      connect and go! :)
    • Con:
      a bit noisy.

    Easy to use. Just plugged in and go!

    Luciana | 21 June 2020 | Color: Black
  • 5 / 5 stars
    10/10
    Top product

    Vitaliy | 29 October 2020 | Color: Black

    Being using it for over 1 year already mostly for coding (in vertical orientation). Does not strain my eyes. Have not noticed any change in my monthly electricity bill despite using it pretty much 24/7. A clear purchase recommendation.

    Vitaliy | 29 October 2020 | Color: Black

Specifications

Product

Product number
829682
Manufacturer code
GP57EB40
Brand
LG
Warranty
2 years
Warranty type
Carry-in warranty
Old product returned for free
Yes

Optical drive properties

ODD loading mechanism
Drawer
Media compatibility
CD, DVD
Optical drive type
External
CD-ROM read speed
24
USB port
Yes
Blu-ray 3D read speed
0
DVD read speed
8
USB function
Play media
Number of male standard USB-A connectors
1
Male standard USB-A connector version
2.0
Connection type
Wired
DVD write speed
8
CD-ROM write speed
24
ODD writing compatibility
CD-ROM, DVD
LightScribe
No

System requirements

Required internal memory (RAM)
0,7 MB
Required hard drive space
0,1 GB
Plug and Play
No
Compatible with operating system
Windows, macOS
Compatible with Windows version
Yes

Power supply

Power source
Yes
Power supply type
Via a different product

Physical properties

Depth
13,75 cm
Material
Plastic
Height
1,4 cm
Width
14,4 cm

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Hitachi-LG GP57EB40 External DVD/CD Player and Burner Black
Hitachi-LG GP57EB40 External DVD/CD Player and Burner Black
Color: Black
43,99
Temporarily sold out