ND-4550A going on sale in mid September in Japan

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#1

IODATA is going to sell the ND-4550A from mid September.
Specs are:
Writing
DVD+R 16x
DVD+R DL 8x
DVD+RW 8x
DVD-R 16x
DVD-R DL 6x
DVD-RW 6x
DVD-RAM 5x
CD-R 48x
CD-RW 38x
Reading
DVD+R 16x
DVD+R DL 7x
DVD+RW 13x
DVD-R 16x
DVD-R DL 7x
DVD-RW 13x
DVD-RAM 5x
DVD-ROM 16x
DVD-ROM DL 12x
CD-R 48x
CD-RW 40x
CD-ROM 48x
DVD+R DL2.4x@8x, DVD-RDL 4x@6x and DVD±R 8x@16x writing supported.
16x is CAV writing.
There is nothing said about LightScribe and no SUpport for DVD-RAM16x reading or writing. Autobitsetting on DVD+R and +R DL
Link to IODATA Spec Sheet:
http://www.iodata.jp/prod/storage/dvd/2005/dvr-abn16r/index5.htm


#2

Thanks for sharing the information with us. Either DVD-RAM 16x is not mature yet or they just want to sell this capability with a different drive.