couple of weeks ago Iomega announced a dual format writer and
today Iomega has announced a new model which also is capable of writing DVD-RAM,
besides the DVD±R/RW formats.
Super DVD Drive
can read and record DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD-RAM, CD-R, and CD-RW
formats, with buffer under-run protection for more reliable recording. In
addition, digital audio enthusiasts will appreciate the drive’s 24x DAE
(digital audio extraction) speed for ripping audio files.
comes with multiple software titles to give users a complete and
easy-to-use DVD solution. Bundled software includes Iomega’s DVD Solutions
Wizard, Iomega Automatic Backup, Iomega HotBurn Pro, Sonic MyDVD™
video-editing software, Sonic™ Cineplayer software for the highest quality
video playback, MusicMatch™ Jukebox music management software and AdobeÂ®
ActiveShare photo management
has not released any detailed specifications on the drive yet but I will not be
surprised if it turns out to be identical to the Hitachi-LG
Iomega Super DVD burner will be released in August in the
MSRP of 329 USD while the rest of us will have to wait until September
before we can buy one.