External 12x CD-RW burner with Firewire from Son
Sony is launching a new external CD-RW burner with a Firewire interface. The CRX1600l-RP writes normal CD-Rs with 12x and CD-RWs with 8x speed. The drive reads CD-ROMs at 32x speed.
The i.Link interface, also known as IEEE-1394 or Firewire, from Sony enables transfer rates of 50MByte per second. In addition to the burner, you get CeQuadrat WinOnCD 3.7, Adaptec Direct CD, Steinberg Wavelab, PowerQuest Datakeeper and VideoImpression for free. Manuals for the burner, software and cables are of course also included in the package. The CRX1600L-PR costs around DM 800.