"...LG Electronics presents three new internal drives: The 16X DVD ROM drive DRD-8160b, the 16X CD-rw recorders CED-8160b and the DVD RAM drive DAD-8020b:
- DVD-ROM DRD-8160b: The new DVD ROM drive reads DVDs with an access time of 110 milliseconds (ms) and CDs with 90 ms. The data transmission rates are 16,200 KB per second (16X) for DVDs and for CDs 7,200 KB/Sek. (48X). The Retail kit contains the MPEG software (Cyberlink Power DVD v2.55) and costs 89$.
- CD-RW CED-8160b : The drive supports 16x writing, 10x re-writing and 40x reading. The average access time is 100 ms. The CED-8160b is equipped with Buffer Underrun Proof (SuperLink from Mediatek) and a buffer of 2 MB. It is compatible to CD ROM Mode1, XA, Mixed mode, photo CD, CD plus, CD extra, CD-R, CD-RW and CD text. The burner is available starting from at the beginning of of August and costs 177$.
- DVD-RAM DAD-8020b: LG Electronics brings a DVD RAM drive for the first time. The new drive stores 4.7 GB on single sided DVD-RAM cartridges and on double sided DVD-ram cartridges 9.4 GB data. It reads DVD-RAMs, DVD-R, DVD-ROMs, CD-Rs and CD-ROMs. The DAD-8020b costs 443$ and is immediately available..." NULL