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Plextor Introduces CD/DVD Duplication Towers

OCZ Introduces High-Speed SATA II Solid State Drive

Plextor Introduces CD/DVD Duplication Towers

Plextor announced the immediate availability of the PlexTower series of CD/DVD disc duplication towers.

PlexTower series duplicators feature 18X DVD and 48X CD recording speeds, and each drive is capable of burning 8 DVD discs or 22 CD discs per hour. In addition to DVD video, the drives also support dual-layer DVD-R/+R and DVD-ROM recording. Prassi Zulu 2 disc mastering software is included, while a simple interface and LCD readout make it easy to perform common functions like copy and verify.

Plextor is offering three models: a single-drive PlexTower PX-DTS100, a three-drive PlexTower PX-DTS-300, and a seven-drive PlexTower PX-DTS-700. USB 2.0 interfaces ensure easy connectivity and fast data throughput with personal computers running Apple Macintosh or Microsoft Windows 2000/XP/Vista operating systems.

Plextor will ship the PlexTower series disc duplicators to distributors in North and South America at the end of March 2008. The single drive PlexTower PX-DTS100 has an MSRP of US$365. The three-drive PlexTower PX-DTS300 has an MSRP of US$599. The seven-drive PlexTower PX-DTS700 has an MSRP of US$999. All retail packages include one-year full warranty and unlimited toll-free technical support.

Source: Plextor

OCZ Introduces High-Speed SATA II Solid State Drive

OCZ Technology Group unveiled ultra-fast OCZ SATA II 2.5" Solid State Drives, a lightweight and efficient alternative to conventional hard disc drives. The OCZ SATA II drive is designed for higher-end and energy-efficient notebooks.

Drives feature capacities of 32GB and 64GB and speeds of 120MB/s read and 100MB/s write. Featuring durable yet lightweight brushed alloy housing, OCZ SATA II 2.5" SSDs have no moving parts that are prone to damage from common mishandling. The SSDs also have 2M hours of MTBF.


  • Read up to 120MB/sec
  • Write up to 100MB/sec
  • 100.2 x 70 x 9.5mm, 77g
  • Low power consumption
  • 1500G shock resistance
  • 32GB and 64GB
  • RAID support
  • 2M hours of MTBF
  • 1-year warranty
  • Part numbers: OCZSSD2-1S32G, OCZSSD2-1S64G

Source: OCZ Technology Group

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