Pioneer introduces 'world first'
Pioneer presented the first DVD-R/RW drive at the CEATEC electronics trade fair in Japan. This 'world first' is expected to come onto the market at the beginning of 2001, a price has of course not yet been announced.
The 'world first' supports the Write-Once DVD-R format and the Rewritable DVD-RW format. The burner writes on single-sided DVD-R discs with up to 3.95 GByte and single-sided DVD-RW discs with up to 4.7 GByte.