For the people looking for reliable Blu-ray writers in the market, Buffalo has released another one today but unfortunately for the Japanese market. The new model is the Buffalo BR-PX68U2-BK external Blu-ray writer, a device that measures just 137mm x 142mm x 20mm and weighs only 340 grams. It makes use of USB connectivity and has write speeds of up to 6X for BD-R, 4x for BD-R DL, 2x for BD-RE SL/DL, 8x for DVD-R/+R/+RW, 6x for DVD-RW, 5x for DVD-RAM, 4x for DVD-RW/+RW DL, 24x for CD-R and 10x for CD-RW.
The Buffalo BR-PX68U2-BK will be available in Japan by November for about $340.00.
(Source) Slippery Brick