USB 3.0 cable. Plug and Play. No extradrive needed.The GlowGeek CD/DVD-RW Drive is equiped with USB 3.0 cable,provides high-speed data transfer speed, more stable performance(more faster than USB2.0,compliant with USB2.0 and USB1.1 ).Plug-n-plug: Easy to operate. Don't need to install software to set for driver. No external drive needed.Universal CompatibilityThis DVD Drive Burner Writer Player work for Window2000/XP/2003/Vista/7/8/10, Linux and Mac 10 OS system.GREAT PERFORMANCEThis CD/DVD drive will be very helpful in watching DVD movies, listening CDmusic, copying music, pictures, movies to a CD/DVD, installing software, orcreating backup discs, etc.Style Evolution from Slimmer to SlimmestThe overall slim design of only 0.7 inches high optimizes space for the slim OPU installation (9.5mm). It allows for a sleek companion to thin Ultrabooks and enhanced portability.Play in peaceAs a disc is being read, Silent Play technology automatically controls the disc read speed for optimal noise reduction.