Ricoh MP5240A 4x DVD+RW Released

Impress AV Watch reports that Ricoh MP5240A will be delivered on the retail shelves of Tokyo shops by the end of June. MP5240A adds 4x DVD+R, 4x DVD+RW, and 24x CD-R writing speeds to its predecessor MP5125A which could only max at 2.4x DVD+R, 2.4x DVD+RW, and 12x CD-R.

http://watch.impress.co.jp/av/docs/20030527/ricoh.htm

Originally posted by Kenshin
Impress AV Watch reports that Ricoh MP5240A will be delivered on the retail shelves of Tokyo shops by the end of June. MP5240A adds 4x DVD+R, 4x DVD+RW, and 24x CD-R writing speeds to its predecessor MP5125A which could only max at 2.4x DVD+R, 2.4x DVD+RW, and 12x CD-R.

http://watch.impress.co.jp/av/docs/20030527/ricoh.htm

It looks the first Tokyo shops selling MP5240A are pricing the drive for about 22,000 Yen per unit, or about US$180.