Gear Head 8XDVDEXT 8X DVD Mobile Slim Triple Format DVD-RW/CD-RW

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The Gear Head 8XDVDEXT 8X DVD Mobile Slim Triple Format DVD-RW/CD-RW lets you burn and load data on the go. This external disc writer is compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1. It has a 2MB buffer to allocate RAM space, and provides a steady flow of data. It features plug and play capabilities and customized write speeds for CDs and DVDs. This external DVD/CD drive comes with a dual connector Y cable to both power the device and transfer data. It is an ideal component for computers without a DVD drive.

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Important Made in USA Origin Disclaimer: For certain items sold by Walmart on Walmart.com, the displayed country of origin information may not be accurate or consistent with manufacturer information. For updated, accurate country of origin data, it is recommended that you rely on product packaging or manufacturer information.

The Gear Head 8XDVDEXT 8X DVD Mobile Slim Triple Format DVD-RW/CD-RW lets you burn and load data on the go. This external disc writer is compatible with USB 2.0 and 1.1. It has a 2MB buffer to allocate RAM space, and provides a steady flow of data. It features plug and play capabilities and customized write speeds for CDs and DVDs. This external DVD/CD drive comes with a dual connector Y cable to both power the device and transfer data. It is an ideal component for computers without a DVD drive.

Gear Head 8XDVDEXT 8X DVD Mobile Slim Triple Format DVD-RW/CD-RW:

  • Compact, external writer that conveniently burns and loads your data on the go
  • DVD+/-R 8X, DVD-RAM 6X, DVD+/-R DL 6X, CD-R 24X media compatible
  • Mobile Slim Design
  • USB 2.0 Connectivity
  • Supports DVD-RAM Media
  • Perfect Drive for Netbooks/Notebooks
  • Bonus Burning Software Included
  • Specifications

    Form Factor: External
    Compatible Devices: PC
    Manufacturer Part Number: 8XDVDEXT
    Recordable Media Formats: Yes
    Model: 8XDVDEXT
    Internal/External: External
    Interface Type: USB 2.0
    Brand: Gear Head
    Features: Warranty: Limited lifetime ,  Mobile slim design ,  Yes
    Assembled Product Dimensions (L x W x H): 10.40 x 7.90 x 1.90 Inches
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    Customer Reviews

    Customer Reviews | 17 reviews | 4.5 out of 5

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    2/9/2010

    Customer review by courtua

    5.0 stars 2/9/2010 by courtua
    by courtua

    I recently purchased this for my son's netbook. We have used it several times and it works great. Very compact.

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    courtua
    Birmingham, AL
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:25 - 34
    Ownership:2 - 3 months
    Gender:Female
    Usage:Once per month
    It is perfect for my needs.
    11/19/2011

    Customer review by kokyly

    5.0 stars 11/19/2011 by kokyly
    by kokyly

    I could not have made a better choice. The Kanguru is fast. it is not that noisy. it works well with window7. It nreads CD, DVD. The price is very reasonable.

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    kokyly
    New york
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:65 or older
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Male
    Usage:Every day
    External, so you use it only when you want it
    2/20/2010

    Customer review by Jessero

    5.0 stars 2/20/2010 by Jessero
    by Jessero

    This concept -- making the CD/DVD writer as an external device -- makes perfect sense. Keeps the size of my netbook small. Works as advertised, and you can't beat the price.

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    Jessero
    North Carolina
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:65 or older
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Male
    Usage:Every day
    Incompatible with Windows 7
    1/30/2010

    Customer review by ekk188

    2.0 stars 1/30/2010 by ekk188
    by ekk188

    Product was able to download froms CD's and DVD's, but could not created either. Manufacturer did not have software or firmware fix available. Returned for refund and replacement purchased.

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    ekk188
    Sanibel FL
    Would recommend to a friend? No
    Age:65 or older
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Female
    Usage:Never
    Good Size
    12/27/2009

    Customer review by Ducky289

    5.0 stars 12/27/2009 by Ducky289
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    This was easy to connect and use. Used it a few times but had no problems.

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    Ducky289
    Levittown,pa
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:35 - 44
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Female
    Usage:Every few days
    must have for notebook
    12/11/2010

    Customer review by rabock99

    4.0 stars 12/11/2010 by rabock99
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    works great easy to use came with nero8 program for burning DVD or CD and put Games or programs on your notepad that have no DVD or CD drive in them

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    rabock99
    Oakdale, CA
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:45 - 54
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Male
    Usage:A few times per month
    Gear Head 8xDVDEXT8x DVD Mobile Slim Triple
    9/10/2012

    Customer review by RedBearTulsa

    5.0 stars 9/10/2012 by RedBearTulsa
    by RedBearTulsa

    I bought this unit and found it to be just what I needed, This unit is very affordable, well worth the money and sure gets any JOB DONE with ease. I would and will tell all my friends about this one! Thanks, Jerry from Terlton, Oklahoma

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    RedBearTulsa
    Terlton, OK
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:55 - 64
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Male
    Usage:Every day
    4/10/2010

    Customer review by ExcelInstructor

    4.0 stars 4/10/2010 by ExcelInstructor
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    It's rather slow. It gets it's power from the PC via USB. It seems to be for laptops or netbooks.

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    ExcelInstructor
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:55 - 64
    Ownership:1 week or less
    Gender:Male
    Usage:Every day
    10/29/2010

    Customer review by iceldy

    5.0 stars 10/29/2010 by iceldy
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    Walmart associate

    This was a request from my son for my grand daughter to watch her DVD's on trips. Good accessory.

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    iceldy
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Walmart associate
    Just what I needed
    12/8/2010

    Customer review by batin

    5.0 stars 12/8/2010 by batin
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    The DVD burner was exactly what i needed. It works well with my laptop.

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    batin
    Would recommend to a friend? Yes
    Age:25 - 34
    Ownership:2 - 7 weeks
    Gender:Female
    Usage:A few times per month
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    Product warranty:  Lifetime See details

    Warranty Information: Gear Head, LLC warrants that this product shall be free from defects in materials and workmanship for the reasonable lifetime of the product. If the product is defective, Gear Head, LLCs sole obligation under this warranty shall be at its election, subject to the terms of this warranty, to repair or replace any parts deemed defective. This warranty is for the exclusive benefit of the original purchaser and is not assignable or transferable. THIS WARRANTY IS MADE IN LIEU OF ALL OTHER WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, ARE LIMITED TO THE TERMS OF THIS WARRANTY, UNLESS OTHERWISE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
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    To the fullest extent permitted by law, Gear Head, LLC expressly disclaims and excludes from this warranty any liability for damages, including but not limited to general, special, indirect, incidental, consequential, aggravated, punitive or exemplary damages, and economic loss (even if Gear Head is informed of their possibility), third party claims against you, including for any loss or damages, and claims or damages related to loss of, or, damage to, your records or data. This warranty does not apply to any product the exterior of which has been damaged or defaced. This warranty will be voided by misuse, improper physical environment, improper repair, acts of God, war or terror, commercial use, and improper service, operation or handling.
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