Case and power supply maker SilverStone has released a slim Blu-ray DVD combo optical drive, the SST-TOB02. This model was designed for HTPC and mini-ITX users, it's just 12.7mm thick and has Blu-ray disc reading and CD/DVD disc writing and rewriting support. It will be available for around $179.
With SATA interface, TOB02 delivers Maximum 1.5Gbits data transfer speed with stability. With dimension of 128*129*12.7mm and net weight of 190g, it’s compatible with both IDE or SATA interface via adapters. The slim IDE to SATA adapter is also included.
Equipped with 8MB buffer memory, SST-TOB02 comes with 2XBD-ROM, 2X DVD-R DL, 2.4X DVD+R DL, 8X DVD±R SL, 4X DVD±RW and 5X DVD-RAM.