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Amazon is offering the Apple SuperDrive, external USB DVD/CD drive for just $69.99, that is nearly a 12% discount off the retail price of $79.  Perfect for those of you who may have just purchased a brand new 2013 MacBook Air (in stock!) or even the current generation iMac and Retina MacBook Pro, which do not have optical drives.

The SuperDrive is perfect for those times when you simply must burn a CD/DVD or have no choice but to load software via a disc onto your Mac.  please see below for a full list of speeds and discs that the SuperDrive supports.

  • Writes DVD+R DL and DVD-R DL discs at up to 6x speed
  • Writes DVD-R and DVD+R discs at up to 8x speed
  • Writes DVD-RW discs at up to 6x speed and DVD+RW discs at up to 8x speed
  • Reads DVDs at up to 8x speed
  • Writes CD-R discs at up to 24x speed
  • Writes CD-RW discs at up to 16x speed
  • Reads CDs at up to 24x speed



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