According to this press release, LaCie will begin shipping the d2 external, dual format drive this month. The LaCie dual DVD±RW Drive features write speeds of 8x and rewrite speeds at 4x, allowing you the ability to burn a 2 hour DVD movie in less than 10 minutes. Featuring a FireWire and USB 2.0 connection, LaCie’s drive can be used while connected to any PC or Mac computer.
“LaCie d2 Dual 8x DVD±RW delivers industry leading recording speed and quality,” said Salem Tirane, LaCie product manager. “This new Dual DVD generation reinforces our position as a industry leader in the professional market.”