Pioneer DVR-A06, Sony DRU-510A, Toshiba SD-R5002 in Japan

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Pioneer DVR-A06 was first known to the public around March this year as the first DVD+R writer from Pioneer. It is now selling for US$200 in Tokyo, Japan.

http://www.watch.impress.co.jp/akiba/hotline/20030621/ni_i_dd.html

Melcoinc of Japan has introduced its own 4x DVD+RW model based on Sony’s latest dual writer, DRU-510A, or its OEM version, DW-U14A. US$230 at PC Success.

http://buffalo.melcoinc.co.jp/products/catalog/item/d/dvm-4244fb/index.html

One of Toshiba’s most popular DVD writer drives, Toshiba SD-R5002, is now for nearly US$100.

http://www.watch.impress.co.jp/akiba/hotline/20030621/ni_i_dd.html#dvdrwx2ts