Latest in Bd

Image credit:

LaCie intros 8x d2 Blu-ray burner, LaCinema Black MAX media streamer

Darren Murph
02.09.09
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Sponsored Links


It was May of last year when LaCie last updated its external d2 Blu-ray burner, so it's about time we saw that 4x burn rate double to an entirely more palatable 8x. Available now for consumers in the US, the latest d2 Blu-ray Drive ($449.99) can toast both single- and dual-layer BD-Rs at 8x, and it can connect to one's machine via FireWire or USB 2.0. In related news, the outfit has also introduced a LaCinema Black MAX over in Europe, which acts to serve up all sorts of digital media (photos, video clips, music, etc.) on one's HDTV. You can order it with 500GB / 1TB of inbuilt storage, and the integrated Ethernet jack / WiFi module enables it to pull media (up to 1080p) from other locations on your network. We've nary a clue on pricing / availability for this one, but we'll leave it to those in Europe to hunt it down and brag to us Yanks.

Read - 8x d2 Blu-ray Drive
Read - LaCinema Black MAX [PDF; thanks Predator]

Gallery: LaCie's 8x d2 Blu-ray Drive | 6 Photos



Gallery: LaCie's LaCinema Black MAX | 4 Photos

All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Share
Tweet
Share
Save

Popular on Engadget

'Fast & Furious Crossroads' game promises heists and bro-hugs in May

'Fast & Furious Crossroads' game promises heists and bro-hugs in May

View
AT&T's real 5G for wireless customers is live in 10 cities

AT&T's real 5G for wireless customers is live in 10 cities

View
Green Day is in 'Beat Saber'

Green Day is in 'Beat Saber'

View
The new 'Control' game mode is live right now

The new 'Control' game mode is live right now

View
Amazon's supernatural colonialism MMO 'New World' lands in May 2020

Amazon's supernatural colonialism MMO 'New World' lands in May 2020

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr