• 2011

Hardware Description

The Black BW-12B1LT runs at a numerous amount of speeds, but reads most Blu-ray discs at 8X, while reading BD-RE(DL) at 6X speed. The drive sports an 8MB data buffer, and an access time of 150 milliseconds for both CDs and DVDs. Asus also threw in support for both Dolby Digital EX and DT5 HD audio for 5.1 channel speakers.