Blu ray drives allow one to burn a CD with even more data. Compared to the normal 4GB of data on the DVD, the Blu ray disc can store up to 128 GB of data. What’s more the quality of the media on Blu ray discs is far better than on the normal CD or DVD.
Second, while Blu ray CDs may not be compatible with the DVD player, you can still play them on the Blu ray drive making it a versatile option.
If you are fan of video games, then you may be aware that some of these games are quite large requiring a cd that can hold a higher capacity. Blu ray drives allow you to play large games.
However, there is a downside to Blu ray technology. The first has to do with the price as it is quite expensive.
Second, Blu-ray discs cannot be played on the normal DVD player meaning that you will need extra hardware to play the content that you burn with the Blu-ray drive.