The Other World Computing Value Line 24x USB 2.0 External DVD Writer is designed to read and write DVDs and CDs. The unit is housed in a lightweight ABS plastic enclosure and connects to your computer through USB 2.0 or USB 1.1. The drive can write DVD-R/+Rs at 24x real-time, and read DVD-R/+Rs at 16x real time. It can also read and write CD-Rs at 40x real-time, and is compatible with both Mac and PC platforms.
For archiving, the device comes included with ProSoft Engineering Data Backup software for Mac OSX 10.2.8 or later, NovaStor NovaBackup Software for Windows 2000 or later, and Dragon Burn DVD/CD authoring software for Mac OSX 11.4 or later. For labeling discs, the device comes included with Lightscribe System Software, LightScribe Simple Labeler software, and Smile On My Mac: DiskLabel software. A printer is required for printing out disc labels. The unit is powered by a universal 100 to 240VAC 50/60 Hz switching input power supply with International plug adapters sold separately.