Writing speeds are 8X for DVD±R and DVD+RW, 6X for DVD±R DL and DVD-RW, 5X for DVD-RAM and 24X for CD-R(W). Reading speeds are 8X for DVD-ROM and 24X for CD-ROM.
The eSAU108 has a brother called eSAU208. The eSAU208 has LightScribe direct disc labeling technology as an additional feature included. The eSAU208 is available in black, red and white.
Lite-On external Slim DVD writers are available across Europe for an estimated end user price of €69.