NuMac has announced an optical disc burning solution for Apple’s upcoming Mac Pro. The NMBDR6x supports the reading and writing of Blu-ray discs, DVDs, and CDs.

It stands less than two inches tall from top to bottom, and features a round, low-profile aluminum enclosure designed to sit beneath the Mac Pro. The slot load design has no tray to get in the way or break off. Both Power and data are sent via the single USB cable.

The NMBDR6x features quad layer burning support for Blu-ray discs. This technology allows the burning of discs up to 128GB in capacity. 6x BDR burning (25GB & 50GB discs) and 4x burning for BDXL (100GB & 128GB discs). DVDs and CDs burn quickly and accurately on the NMBDR6x as well.

The NMBDR6x features plug and play compatibility with OS X 10.6 or later. It’s available now for US$149. Go to for more info.