Asus SDRW 08D2S U Lite is the newest USB powered portable DVD writer on sale. Priced at about 3300 Yen ($ 27), it consumes mere 6 watts of power and you do not a a separate power supply to use it. Supported list of operating systems include Windows XP / Vista / 7/8 / 8.1, Mac OS X 10.5 or later. There are two colors to choose from, black and white.
Asus SDRW 08D2S U Lite specifications
Write speed: DVD ± R (1 layer) / DVD RW is 8X, DVD ± R DL (2-layer) / – RW is 6x, DVD-RAM is 5 speed, CD-R / RW is 24x.
Read speed: DVD ± R (1 layer / 2-layer) / ± RW / -ROM (1 layer / 2 layer) is 8x, DVD-RAM is 5 speed, CD-R / -RW / -ROM is 24x.
Body size of this Asus DVD writer is 142 × 142 × 20mm (width × depth × height) and weighs about 280g. As writing software called Power2Go 8 is supplied on bundled DVD.