Pros

  • Has LightScribe labeling

Cons

  • Write specs could be faster

At A Glance

Unit is a slow DL writer, but it has both LightScribe labeling and Mac software. The chassis is made of aluminum.

Manufacturer’s Website

http://www.lacie.com

The Specs

Pricing
Part Number 300785
Inventory Number 24284
General Information
UPC Code 00093053637019
Ports and Connections
Ports FireWireUSB 2.0
S/PDIF Output 0
Optical Drive
CD-ROM Read Speed 40.0
DL DVD+R Write Speed 2.4
Single-Layer DVD-R Write Speed 8.0
DVD-RW Write Speed 4.0
DVD-ROM Pressed Disc Read Speed 16.0
DVD+RW Write Speed 4.0
Single-Layer DVD+R Write Speed 16.0
Included Software
Included Software Easy Media Creator 7.1Toast Lite 6.1

Performance

Performance
Dual-Sided Write-Once DVD Performance, for 7.9GB (seconds) 2769.51
Format Rewritable DVD (seconds) 17.27
CD-R Mastering Write Average, for 694MB (seconds) 224.02
Rewritable DVD Performance, for 3.4GB (seconds) 689.1
Single-Layer Write-Once DVD Format Tested +R
Rewritable DVD Format Tested +RW
Two-Layer Write-Once DVD Format Tested +R
Single-Layer Write-Once DVD Performance, for 4.35GB (seconds) 388.59