Sony is currently shipping a new generation of double layer, dual format DVD drives. Sony Electronics' DRU-820A internal DVD Multi drive now supports all available DVD formats including DVD+R/+RW, DVD+R Double/Dual Layer, and DVD-RAM.
With up to 16X max DVD+R burning, the DRU-820A will deliver a fully recorded disc in about 6 minutes. The internal DRU-820A features the following:
- 8X DVD+R DL
- 6X DVD-R DL
- 5X DVD-RAM
- 16X DVD±R
- 8X DVD+RW
- 6X DVD-RW
- 48X CD-R
- 32X CD-RW
- Comprehensive software package from Nero
- Enhanced DL disc playback compatibility with home DVD players.
The DRU-820A also comes with an ATAPI interface and black replacement bezel, and is currently available for an estimated selling price of $99 plus an additional $20 mail-in rebate.