LaCie Intros New Portable DVD Drive

LaCie announced the immediate availability of its new Portable DVD±RW on Friday. The disc reader and burner is USB powered so an extra power adapter isn't needed, and it sports LightScribe support.

LaCie's new portable DVD burner

The drive ships with Toast 9 Basic for the Mac and Creator Suite 10 for Windows users, weighs less than a pound and is under an inch tall. It aupports 8x burn speeds for DVD±R and DVD+RW, 6x for DVD±DL and DVD-RW, 5x for DVD-RAM and 24x for CD-R/RW.

The LaCie Portable DVD±RW drive is priced at US$119.99.