LaCie introduced this portable LightScribe drive for Mac with the idea of it fitting in laptop cases and other small bags. Its come with a lightweight and mobile design, while still delivering silk-screen quality labels for CDs and DVDs. Not only is it intended as external light scribe for mac, the drive delivers 8x DVD RW burning capabilities to any USB 2.0 computer.
The portable drive function on USB bus power; meaning only one USB cable is necessary for powering and running the external LightScribe optical drive. Surprisingly, you can not only read and write to CDs or DVDs, but utilize the entire disc label engraving capabilities, all through USB 2.0.
It comes with LightScribe disc labeling software as well as a copy of Roxio Toast 9. Organize and backup data with the convenience of Toast 9. Put a custom label on a photo, video, data, or music disc wherever you go. With easy the use software interface, include photos of wherever you are within custom disc labels.