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ASUS USB 2.0 6X External Slim Blu-Ray Re-writer Combo with BDXL Support MacOS Compatible Model SBC-06D2X-U/BLK/G/AS

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  • MAC and Windows 8 Compatible
  • BDXL Format Support
  • Extreme 6X Blu-ray Reading Speed

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  • Specs
  • Warranty & Returns
  • Reviews

BDXL Support - Better Disc Compatibility

  • MAC and Windows 8 Compatible
  • BDXL format support
  • Extreme 6X Blu-ray reading speed
  • 2011 iF Design Award
  • 2012 Taiwan Excellence Award

BDXL™ Format Support
BDXL read only format allows users to read huge amount of data on a single Blu-ray disc, up to 100GB on BD-R(TL) and 128GB on BD-R(QL)


The Best Burning Quality
Auto Tuning Power technology ensures optimized power to burn a disc with the best quality


Double the Security On-the-Go
Disc Encryption II doubles the security with password-controls and hidden-file function, protecting important user data


Friendly interface with only three simple steps to burn a disc, making the process easier than ever


Flexible Dual Positioning
Vertical and horizontal two-way placement


Award Winning Design
The 2011 iF Design Award product design is inspired from miniaturized architectual forms, using elegant squared lines and a unique stand


Blu-ray 3D Support
ASUS supports latest Blu-ray 3D technology, but the Blu-ray playback software is subjected to change by area. Please check with your supplier for exact offers.

Blu-ray 3D Support
ye-popping Blu-ray 3D ™ video and 3D photo


2D to 3D DVD Conversion
Transform 2D video and photo into 3D effect


High Definition Upscaling
Magic Cinema boosts DVD video to full HD 1080p


Refresh Your Listening Experience
Dolby Digital EX & DTS-HD audio (5.1 channels)


Connecting to you Mac
Connect the two type A USB connectors of the bundled Y- cable to your Mac, and the micro-USB connector to the ODD.


Checking if your Mac has detected the ODD
Click DISK UTILITY, then you can see external ODD in the list.


Inserting a disc that contains files

  • A disc icon appears on the desktop when you insert a disc.
  • To eject the disc, right-click the disc icon, then select Eject [Disc Name]. The Eject button does not work on Mac OS.


Burning files

  • 1. When you insert a blank disc, a pop-up menu appears. Select an action and then click OK.
  • 2. A disc icon appears when you click OK.
  • 3. From your desktop, click the disc icon
  • 4. Drag the files that you want to burn into the user interface.
  • 5. Click Burn.


  • To get sufficient power for the ODD, ensure that you connect the two type A USB connectors of the Y-cable to your Mac.
  • Mac OS supports DVD burning and playback.
  • Mac OS supports burning to a Blu-ray disc. You need to purchase third-party software if you want to play movies from Blu-ray discs.
  • Does not support BOOTCAMP INSTALL Windows® OS.

Learn more about the ASUS SBC-06D2X-U/BLK/G/AS

Warranty, Returns, And Additional Information
  • Warranty
  • Limited Warranty period (parts): 1 year
  • Limited Warranty period (labor): 1 year
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Ownership: more than 1 year
Verified Owner
1/ 5
STOP WORKING AFTER LESS THAN 20 USES!!! 4/20/2019 1:08:29 PM

Pros: Compact

Cons: Really bad quality, cheap materials, CD compartment doesn't close properly, long loading times, stop working after a few months after being used less than 20 times.
Really bad product, do not buy it!

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Ownership: more than 1 year
Verified Owner
5/ 5
Works Great 10/6/2018 12:32:08 PM

Pros: I use this every now and then usually when traveling to watch Blu-ray’s using a MacBook Pro laptop. I’ve had it 2.5 years now and it still works great. Never had any issues with it, but I’ve also never tried to burn a Blu-ray either. Fits my needs perfectly and still happy with it.

Cons: None

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Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
Verified Owner
4/ 5
Does what its supposed to do. 6/10/2018 5:37:57 PM

Pros: Good deal when its on sale. Has read every disc I've put into it.

Cons: Didn't use the stand, it just sits flat on the top of my tower. Can be a bit noisy.

Overall Review: Would buy again.

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Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
Verified Owner
1/ 5
Stopped working on Windows 10 1/26/2018 8:44:40 AM

Pros: Small but doesn't work.

Cons: Stopped working on all three of my Windows 10 computers.

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Ownership: 1 day to 1 week
Verified Owner
5/ 5
Works great! 12/31/2017 1:02:00 PM

Pros: Works. Plug and play. I've used this on an Asus Ultrabook and my custom built desktop. I was anxious because of reviews on various sites. But works fine I had no issues. Both of my computers are widows 10. However, I did not play any Blu rays videos. I just use this read Blu Ray discs.

Cons: Glossy and finger print magnet.

Overall Review: I use this product to rip Blu Ray discs. I don't play videos. So for this purpose works great. Didn't need to install anything and works fine on main USB port. Didn't need to use both USB heads on the y cable. I only used USB 3 ports.

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Ownership: more than 1 year
Verified Owner
1/ 5
Worked at first, now it doesn't. Piece of junk. 12/27/2017 9:35:45 AM

Pros: - was able to play some discs at first

Cons: - stopped working after 1 year (I tried plugging it into each and every USB port I have on my desktop, several USB 3 ports, one USB 3.1 port etc.)
- now it's a heavy paperweight
- don't buy and waste your money

Overall Review: - definitely don't buy this junk

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Ownership: 1 week to 1 month
Verified Owner
3/ 5
Good product 12/10/2017 3:06:34 PM

Pros: Read/writes CD/DVD/Blu ray
Works fine when connected to single USB 3 port (it has 2 USB connectors they suggest to connect to get enough power)

Cons: Doesn't come with software to play protected DVD/Blu Ray
Requires 2 USB 2 ports if you don't have USB 3

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Ownership: 1 month to 1 year
Verified Owner
4/ 5
Works well so far with PC with win7, win10 10/12/2017 6:12:04 AM

Pros: it works as advertised. I mainly use this as a way to back up my acquired media and, on occasion, use it to watch both blu-ray and dvds.

Cons: I guess I wish it is USB 3.0 and Knock on wood, it hasn't failed yet.

Overall Review: Be aware of ASUS's mail-in rebate scheme. So far, I have bought this and 2 other equipment from ASUS based on the MIR, there hasn't been a time that they would send the rebate check/card within the time they stated. In all instances, I have to call them to make them send the check/card.

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