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MCE 8X Internal Double Layer DVD-/+R/RW SuperDrive Upgrade for PowerBook G4 with CD-R/RW or DVD-R/RW Drive (PBG4DVDR8DL-A )

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Fully compatible with Apple's iTunes, iDVD and other iApps, now you can burn DVDs at up to 8X speed and CDs at up to 24X speed on your PowerBook G4.
  • MacMall Part #: 193932 
  • Manufacturer Part #: PBG4DVDR8DL-A  
  • UPC: 812772001501 
  • Platform: Macintosh 

The MCE 8X Internal SuperDrive Upgrade with Double Layer support has true Double Layer DVD burning capability which means you now have the ability to record up to 8.5GB of data on a single side of a Double Layer DVD.

The additional storage capacity of the DVD+R Double Layer disc enables you to record up to 4 hours of DVD-quality video or 16 hours of VHS-quality video, without the need to turn over the disc. You can now archive up to 8.5GB of computer files on a single disc, which almost doubles the storage capacity compared with the 4.7GB for the single-layer DVD-recordable discs currently available.

The MCE 8X Internal SuperDrive Upgrade is a dual drive and records to both DVD-R/RW and DVD+R/RW media. It also reads and writes standard CD-R/RW media and is compatible with all of Apple's iApps including iTunes, iDVD, iPhoto, and Finder Burning.

MCE's new 8X Internal SuperDrive Upgrade for the PowerBook G4 offers unprecedented media interchangeability and twelve times the capacity of CD-R and CD-RW. The MCE 8X SuperDrive with Double Layer support reads industry-standard DVD-ROM, DVD-Video, DVD-R/RW, DVD+R/RW, DVD+R DL, CD-ROM, CD-R/RW, CD-DA, Photo CD, and Video CD media.

There are two version of the MCE 8X Internal Double Layer DVD-/+R/RW Upgrade for PowerBook G4. The version you'll need depends on what type of optical drive your PowerBook currently has.
–If your PowerBook G4 currently MCE part #PBG4DVDR8DL for your computer.
–If you're PowerBook G4 currently has a burning optical drive (CD-R/RW, Combo or DVD-R/RW/SuperDrive, then you need this model (MCE part #PBG4DVDR8DL-A) for your computer.

–8X DVD-R, DVD+R and DVD+RW recorder
–4X DVD-R DL (Dual Layer) and DVD+R DL (Double Layer) recorder
–24X CD-R and CD-RW recorder
–Convenient slot-loading mechanism
–2MB Cache Buffer
–Buffer underrun protection
–Compatible with iDVD, DVD Studio Pro, iTunes, Disc Burner and Apple DVD Player

Minimum System Requirements
–PowerBook G4 with CD-R/RW Drive, Combo Drive, or DVD-R/RW SuperDrive
–Mac OS 10.2 or later

Technical Specs

General Information
Speed 8X
Throughput . KB/sec
Interface type ATAPI/IDE
Form factor internal
Speakers included? No
Sound Card None
CD Details
CD details CD-R 700(type 80), 650MB(type 74), CD-RW, Ultraspeed CD-RW, Highspeed CD-RW
Software Details
Software Details Mac OS X (10.2.x; 10.3.6 or later)
Additional Information
Package Contents Internal 8x DVD-/+R/RW ATAPI/IDE Drive, Software drivers CD, Blank DVD-R Disc., Illustrated Installation Guide for PowerBook G4 Titanium.
Manufacturer Information
Parts Warranty 1 year
Labor Warranty 1 year
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