Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

Review:
Plextor PX-B310U
Reviewed by: Vroom
Provided by: Plextor
Europe

Firmware: 1.07
Manufactured: April 2010

Plextor was kind enough to send us the
PX-B310U external Blu-Ray combo drive for a review. The Drive supports 6x
reading on SL blu-ray, and it supports writing and reading of DVD±R/RW, DVD-RAM
and CD-RW media.

Drive
Specifications


Here are the specifications off the
PX-B310U that we found on the Plextor site.

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

Packaging


Let’s take a look at the packaging.

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

Front
side.

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

Back
side.

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

Top side.

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Both
rear sides.

 

What’s
inside the box


Now it’s time to take a look at the drive
itself and what the drive came shipped with.

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

 

Our retail package contained the PX-B310U
drive, the power supply unit, instructions manual, USB cable, a cleaning cloth
and two software cd’s and also a base to allow vertical mount of the drive.

Now let’s take a closer look at the drive.

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

A
general view of the drive.

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

The
front side of the drive is very stylish, as we can see it has the Blu-RayDisc
logo, also the dvd and cd logos, it has an emergency eject hole, and the eject
button, and a sliver line in the middle.

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

Drive
top.

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

Drive
bottom

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

The
label indicates that the drive was manufactured in April 2010 in China.

Plextor PX-B310U BD Combo Super Multi Drive Review

On
the rear side we have the USB connector and the DC IN connector, and the on off
switch.

Now let’s head on to the next page were
we can take a look at the features of the drive….