LG Slim Slot Load Laptop (9.5mm) DVD Combo Writer Drive GS40N

LG GS40N Slim Super-Multi Dual Layer 8X DVD+/-RW Internal Optical Drive, 9.5mm, Slot Loading, SATA, Black

Scan code: LN63343 Manufacturer code: GS40N.AUAA10B Request call
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Product Overview The LG GS40N Ultra Slim internal DVD Writer features DVD and CD buring capabilities and M-DISC(DVD) support. M-DISC offers superior reliability in data storage that provides the permanent optical data storage solution. The GS40N gives you the option to choose the media best suited for each task.

Triple Compatibility
LG Super Multi DVD Writer can read and write all kinds of DVD/CD formats in one convenient package;
1. DVD-R/-RW/+R/+RW
3. CD-R/RW
This gives you the option to choose the media best suited for each task.

Slim Design
9.5mm slim internal design provides chance to burn and read data on discs with convenience. Slot type bezel design provides more sleek and slim design for laptop users.

Silent Play
As a disc is being read, Silent Play technology automatically controls the disc read speed for optimal noise reduction.

Jamless Play
A damaged disc can cause interruptions during movie playback. Jamless play technology automatically skips past damaged parts of a disc maintain smooth playback while reducing interruptions.

More information can be found in the PDF below:
Data Sheet

Features • 9.5mm Height Ultra Slim Internal DVD Writer Drive
• Max 8x DVD±R Write Speed
• Max 24x CD Write Speed
• M-DISC Support
• Running OPC (Optimize Power Control) Circuit
• Buffer Under-Run Prevention Function Embedded
• Supports Zero Power Function
• RoHS Compliant

Drive Type DVD±RW
Interface SATA III - 6Gb/s
Disc Loading Slot
Disc Labelling Technology N/A
CD Writing Speed
  • 24 x CD-R
  • 24 x CD-RW
  • 4 x M-DISC/+M
DVD Writing Speed
  • 8 x DVD+R
  • 6 x DVD+R DL
  • 8 x DVD+RW
  • 8 x DVD-R
  • 6 x DVD-R DL
  • 5 x DVD-RAM
  • 6 x DVD-RW
Blu-ray Writing Speed  
CD Read Speed 24 x CD-ROM
DVD Read Speed 8 x DVD-ROM
Blu-ray Read Speed  
M-DISC Support No
Buffer Memory  
Buffer-underrun Fee No
Supported OS  
Colour Black
Dimensions (WxHxD) 128 x 9.5 x 127 mm
Package Type  

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LG GS40N Slim Super-Multi Dual Layer 8X DVD+/-RW Internal Optical Drive, 9.5mm, Slot Loading, SATA, Black is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 3.
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Does what it says inthe advertisement. This is an excellent piece of hardware and after a few tries I finally got it to be compatible with Windows 10. I like it's speeds and that it is compact.
Date published: 2017-06-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent product Brilliant efficient courteous service! Thankyou.Bought the wrong product returned no quibble no fuss got replacement wonderful.
Date published: 2016-11-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from good optical drive works fine, please mind the thickness of internal optical drives as they come in two 9.5mm and 12.7mm depending on your drive bay
Date published: 2016-05-17
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Questions & Answers

Does this come with a SATA Cable?

Does this come with a SATA Cable?
Asked by: misterb
Hello, No this does not include a SATA cable. Thanks,
Answered by: LizN
Date published: 2015-10-31

Would this work in an iMac (mid 2010)

Would this be a suitable DVD drive for my iMac? Would be replacing Model: HL-DT-STDVDRW GA32N Any help would be greatly appreciated. Many thanks.
Asked by: KathyH
Hello, Yes this would be suitable. Thanks,
Answered by: LizN
Date published: 2015-11-15
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LG Slim Slot Load Laptop (9.5mm) DVD Combo Writer Drive GS40N
LG Slim Slot Load Laptop (9.5mm) DVD Combo Writer Drive GS40N