The Mercury Internal DVD/CD Writer from OWC/Other World Computing features read and write support for a variety of optical media including DVD+RW, DVD-RW, DVD-ROM, DVD-Video, CD-RW, CD-ROM, CD-ROM/XA, CD-Audio, Video-CD, Photo CD, CD-I(FMV), CD-Extra, and CD-TEXT. This broad range of format allows you to select the media best suited for your needs.
The drive supports burning of up to 8.5GB of data using dual layer DVDs or 4.7GB using single layer DVDs. The drive offers 24x CD reading speed. With 2MB of buffer memory, the writer can store short-term cache data. The 12.7mm form factor allows you to use this drive with iMac Intel and iMac G5 models.