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HP External USB DVDRW Drive

  • Windows 11; Windows 10; Windows 8; Windows 7; Windows Vista; Windows XP; Windows2008; Windows2003; Mac OS XSee all Specs

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Product # F2B56UT
The HP USB External DVD Drive is compact, sleek, and fast. Enjoy the convenience of portable storage with up to 8X DVD and 24X CD double-layer recording capability. Works with Windows using a USB cable for easy data transfer and power.

Handy mobile storage

For your on-the-go computing world, convenient media back-up and storage in a plug and play compact accessory. Play from or record to CDs and DVDs.

Quick burns and erasing

Save time with the double burning speed of the dual-layer recording capability. Fast disc writing, erasing, and rewriting with speeds up to 8X DVD and 24X CD.

Sleek and small

With an ultra-space savings height of only 9.5 mm (0.37 inches), the drive provides a refined low-profile design by an appealing silver finish.

Technical details

Compatible operating systems

Windows 11; Windows 10; Windows 8; Windows 7; Windows Vista; Windows XP; Windows2008; Windows2003; Mac OS X

Dimensions (W X D X H)

0.55 x 5.67 x 5.41 in

Weight

0.44 lb

Warranty

HP standard one-year limited warranty

What's in the box

External USB DVD Drive; USB cable; Quick start guide; Warranty card

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HP External USB DVDRW Drive is rated 4.2 out of 5 by 332.
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Rated 5 out of 5 by jmkng from External cd reader Compact and easy to use
Date published: 2024-03-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by Bob Rob from DVD player Very good quality and great picture and sound
Date published: 2024-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by Barb In Colorado from Good Product Easy to use, does a good job this is my second purchase of this same drive, so I can use two different computers seamlessly without disconnecting.
Date published: 2024-01-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by bluerosehd from HP DVD read/write player Very easy to install and use. Works very well, just put in a DVD and listen to your music or download info or back up your computer
Date published: 2024-01-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by Anonymous from External DVD drive Very good product.
Date published: 2023-12-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by Wildcelt from Works well Works well and connects easily
Date published: 2023-12-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by Bill in WI from Pricey but it worked Considerably more expensive than some of the cheap stuff but the drive worked, out of the box. Plugged it in and shazam..... Simple, you get what you pay for.
Date published: 2023-12-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by HP52 from Good... Great product - recommended, must must need for Windows 11 compatible computers.
Date published: 2023-12-02
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Is the HP External USB DVDRW Drive compatible with the HP ENVY Laptop 17-ch2747nr?

Asked by: Laura12
Hello Laura, yes this HP External USB DVDRW drive will indeed be compatible with the HP Envy 17-ch2747nr. Thank you for being an HP customer and have a great day!
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2023-05-27

HP ExternalUSB DVD/RW Drive; Software; Documentation

Asked by: EXTERNAL DRIVE
Our apologies for the issues with this HP product! Please visit our HP Support Page for help in resolving this technical issue. Online Support: For technical support with this product, visit HP Customer Support http://support.hp.com. Social Media Support: To find solutions, ask questions, and share tips, join us on the HP Support Community at community.hp.com, on Twitter at twitter.com/HPSupport, and on Facebook at facebook.com/HPSupport.
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2023-05-27

Does this HP External USB DVDRW Drive play BLU-RAY DVD’s.

Asked by: ValerieK247
Hello Valerie and thank you for your question! This HP External USB DVDRW Drive is not compatible with BluRay.
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2023-05-27

Can I transfer photos from a cd to my computer?

Asked by: KatN
Using this HP External USB DVDRW Drive you can transfer data(including pictures) from a disc to your PC.
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2024-01-04

Does the HP USB External DVDRW Drive have a Letter/Statement of Volatility (LoV) ? Can one be placed on the HP Web site?

Asked by: Anonymous
Our apologies for the issues with this HP product! Please visit our HP Support Page for help in resolving this technical issue. Online Support: For technical support with this product, visit HP Customer Support http://support.hp.com. Social Media Support: To find solutions, ask questions, and share tips, join us on the HP Support Community at community.hp.com, on Twitter at twitter.com/HPSupport, and on Facebook at facebook.com/HPSupport.
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2023-05-27

I would like to transfer cd music to my computer. On my computer change beats per minute. Then burn to new disk. ????

Asked by: Bueno
This HP External USB DVDRW Drive can transfer files, including music, to a PC.
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2022-11-30

I was wondering if this external drive will work on my HP 17 CP-2002DS. Will it automatically work or will I need to download drivers. We are running windows 11

Asked by: Beekeeper 19020
The drivers will automatically install when using the HP External USB DVDRW Drive on Windows 11. Thanks for your question!
Answered by: HP Team Grant
Date published: 2023-03-22

How big is this drive. I can't see that anywhere in the specs

Asked by: MTSUIT
Hello. Thanks for your question. This is an HP External USB DVDRW Drive that allows you to connect to a computer or laptop. Then, you will be able to read and write CDs and DVDs.
Answered by: HP Live Expert Cheri
Date published: 2024-01-05
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HP.com will accept returns or exchanges for this product up to 30 days from the date of delivery. A 15% restocking fee may apply. For details, please visit: https://www.hp.com/us-en/shop/cv/returnsandexchanges.