MSI Unveils 8x DVD±R/±RW Writer Complete Your Creation Efficiently

Latest Update: Mon, 01 Dec 2003

As the media capacity goes larger like DVD 4.7GB disc, the speed of DVD writer should perform faster to meet the efficient storage. MSI, a world's leading manufacturer of motherboards, graphic cards and other computer products, today introduced its new 8x DVD writer named DR8-A, which provides faster 8x DVD+R writing speed and multiple writing formats, including DVD+R/+RW and DVD-R/-RW, to make users complete their creation efficiently.

With MSI DR8-A's powerful specifications, it allows users to work at 8 different formats and speeds, they are DVD+R writing speed at 8x, DVD+RW rewriting speed at 4x, DVD-R writing speed at 4x, DVD-RW rewriting speed at 2x, DVD-ROM reading speed at 12x, CD-R writing speed at 40x, CD-RW rewriting speed at 24x and CD-ROM reading speed at 40x, too. As a DVD Dual writer supporting both DVD+R/+RW and DVD-R/-RW discs in just one drive, DR8-A enlarges the bound for users from purchasing recordable or rewritable discs.

DR8-A features ABS Technology (Anti-Bumping System) to absorb shock and reduce vibrations, making reading and writing of discs more accurate. Another great feature, BURN-Proof™, can prevent buffer under run and minimize recording failures. In addition, once the DVD±R/±RW disc has been created by using DR8-A, it allows users to play it from standard DVD-ROM or DVD Player without any compatibility issue.

DR8-A also supports latest specification, HD-BURN (High Density Burn). This writing technology can record twice the capacity of specified CD-R discs. For example, user can store 1,400MB data on a 700MB CD-R disc, which is a powerful solution for cost saving as well as convenience.

DR8-A DVD±R/±RW writer bundles popular software, including Nero Burning ROM, PowerDVD, MyDVD and ShowBiz for film editing which allows users to enjoy the fun of being a movie director at home.

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