Roxio Inc., announced the DL DVD+/-RW drive With Toast 6 Titanium. Effective immediately, Roxio's Toast 6 Titanium will begin shipping with LaCie's new DL DVD+/-RW drive. The LaCie DL DVD+/-RW drive combined with the new DVD+R double-layer capabilities of Toast 6 Titanium will enable Mac users to burn nearly twice the amount of personal data (from 4.7GB to 8.5GB). In addition to double layer recording capabilities, the new drive will support both DVD-RW and DVD+RW formats at 4x speed, as well as CD-R and CD-RW formats.
Toast 6 Titanium includes the following powerful Double Layer capabilities: Data format - backup and create data discs with up to 8.5 GB of data on a single DL DVD disc Copy format - create one-click copies of non-encrypted dual-layer DVD movies Video format - author DVDs with more than three hours of video.
The LaCie DL DVD+/-RW drive bundled with Toast 6 Titanium will be available in June 2004 through authorized resellers, specialty stores and mail order partners with prices beginning at $249.00.