Summary: While adopting the Blu-ray standard is an expensive undertaking, this drive is a step in the right direction, which serves its intended purpose well. For users who want to create their own Blu-ray content, this drive is ideal. It can perform all the functions of a regular DVD burner, in addition to burning Blu-ray discs at relatively quick rate.
Pros: It can burn to DVDs and CDs, as well as BD-R and BD-RE discs; it burnt BD-R discs relatively quickly
Cons: Its DVD and CD performance is slower than that of a dedicated DVD burner