Here is the longg awaited official press release for Plextor PX-W2410A. The drive as you read here first, has now 2 years of warranty(!!) and includes Nero as the main CDR software:
"...Plextor Europe is very proud to present its new, high-speed CD-Rewritable drive: the PlexWriter 24/10/40A. The PlexWriter 24/10/40A writes with 24x, rewrites with 10x and reads with 40x and comes with free two years warranty - only valid in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The recommended end-user price for the retailversion (excl. VAT) is 259 Euro ($220).
The PlexWriter 24/10/40A uses Z-CLV (Zone Constant Linear Velocity)technology to achieve 24x, and has the BURN-Proof Technology, putting an end to annoying buffer under-run errors. Another feature is Plextor's unique PoweRec II technology that checks the quality of the CD media and automatically selects the optimum writing speed. This assures the highest quality result.
The PlexWriter 24/10/40A will be available from August 2001 in retail and bulk versions. The Retail version contains: PlexWriter 24/10/40A, 1 CD-R disk, 1 CD-R/W disk, 1 Audio cable, 1 E-IDE cable, Plextor Utility software (PlexTools), CD Recording software Nero + InCD and 16-language manual. The Bulk version contains: PlexWriter 24/10/40A, 1 Audio cable, 1 E-IDE cable, Plextor Utility software (PlexTools) and 16-language manual..."