OWC / Other World Computing Mercury Pro 24x DVD and 48x CD Read/Write Solution

OWC / Other World Computing Mercury Pro 24x DVD and 48x CD Read/Write Solution

OWC / Other World Computing Mercury Pro 24x DVD and 48x CD Read/Write Solution

OWC / Other World Computing Mercury Pro 24x DVD and 48x CD Read/Write Solution

OWC / Other World Computing Mercury Pro 24x DVD and 48x CD Read/Write Solution

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  • 1Description

The Mercury Pro 24x DVD and 48x CD Read/Write Solution from OWC/Other World Computing features USB 3.0 interface and can be used with both Macs and PCs. The plug-and-play type writer supports DVDs at up to 24x and CDs at up to 48x. It supports burning of up to 8.5GB DVD double layer discs and 700MB 79 minutes CD.

Whether you're labeling your finished discs with adhesive labels, using inkjet-printable discs, or laser burning via LightScribe or LabelFlash; OWC has included the software to give your discs a polished, professional, finished look. Smile DiskLabel for Mac OS X allows you to create, print, and share CD labels, jewel case inserts, and DVD covers. Prosoft Engineering Data Backup 3 for Mac OS X v10.2.8 (and above) and NovaStor NovaBACKUP for Windows allows you to backup your data easily.

Sleek, durable aluminum chassis
Quiet, fanless operation
High-speed USB 3.0 interface
Archive quality M-DISC compatibility
UPC: 812437022605
In the Box
OWC / Other World Computing Mercury Pro 24x DVD and 48x CD Read/Write Solution
  • 24" USB 3.0 Cable
  • External Power Supply
  • Power Cable
  • 2 x Philips 4x BD-R Blu-ray Media in Case
  • Smile DiscLabel (for Mac OS X 10.4 or Later) Software
  • ProSoft Engineering Data Backup 3 (for Mac OS X 10.4 or Later) Software
  • NovaStor NovaBACKUP (for Windows 7) Software
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Chipset ASMedia ASM1053E
    Interface 1 x USB 3.0
    Drive Type Internal DVD/CD Writer
    Form Factor 5.25" (13.34 cm) desktop
    Interface SATA
    Loading Mechanism Tray
    Buffer Memory 500 kB
    Access Time DVD-ROM: 145 ms typical
    CD-ROM: 125 ms typical
    Supported Formats DVD-ROM (SL/DL), DVD±R (SL/DL), DVD±RW, DVD-RAM, M-DISC, CD-R/RW/ROM, CD-DA, Video CD
    Data Capacity 8.5 GB: DVD general use double layer
    4.6 GB: DVD general use
    700 MB: 79 minute CD
    650 MB: 74 minute CD
    550 MB: 63 minute CD
    Maximum Read Speeds DVD-RAM: 5x
    DVD-R: 16x
    DVD+R: 16x
    DVD-R (Dual Layer): 12x
    DVD+R (Dual Layer): 12x
    DVD-RW: 13x
    DVD+RW: 13x
    DVD-ROM: 16x
    DVD-ROM (Dual Layer): 12x
    CD-ROM: 48x
    CD-R: 48x
    CD-RW: 40x
    Maximum Write Speeds DVD-RAM: 5x
    DVD-R: 24x
    DVD+R: 24x
    DVD-R DL: 8x
    DVD+R DL: 8x
    DVD-RW: 6x
    DVD+RW: 8x
    CD-R: 48x
    CD-RW: 24x
    Software Requirements OS:
    OS X 10.3 or later
    The Woodcrest or Harpertown Mac Pro uses an IDE interface and is not compatible with this drive
    Windows XP or later

    Driver not required

    DVD Player Support:
    Mac OS X 10.3 (all versions): DVD player works perfectly
    Mac OS X previous to OS X 10.3: DVD player not supported
    Mac OS 9 or earlier: DVD player not supported
    Mounting Orientation Horizontal / Vertical
    Minimum Hardware Requirements Mac or PC featuring USB 2.0 interface (USB 3.0 recommended)
    Power Supply Internal UL-listed, universal auto-switching
    AC Input: 100 to 240 V, 50 to 60 Hz
    Output: 12 V, 3 A
    Operating Temperature 41 to 107°F (5 to 42°C)
    Non-Operating Temperature -40 to 149°F (−40 to 65°C)
    Dimensions 2.0 x 6.5 x 8.3" (5.2 x 16.6 x 21.0 cm)
    Weight With Drive: 5.7 lb (2.6 kg)
    Without Drive: 4.0 lb (1.8 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Package Weight 5.0 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 10.1 x 9.3 x 4.9"

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