Good news for those of us in the States. You'll finally be able to buy a retail ND-3500A directly from NEC.
On October 25, 2004 NEC Solutions America will enter the consumer hardware market in the US with the introduction of the new ND-3500A, a 16X DVD double layer drive that features the highest performance combined with the leading market price of $99.95. The ND-3500A ensures users will no longer have to compromise the quality of video and photos by offering significantly faster recording speeds.
With the Holiday Season fast approaching, a DVD writer upgrade is the perfect holiday gift for users looking to burn, play and store data on DVD's using their PC.
The ND-3500A is a double layer 16X DVD+-R/RW drive, which supports all formats of media. This NEC drive is compatible with all major PC brands, which offers consumers a flexible, high capacity, and reliable device ideal for burning and recording DVD's and CDs.
Now, a one hour DVD can be recorded in less than four minutes and with newly available double layer DVD media that store up to 8.5 GB of data on just one DVD+R DL disc the ability to record huge amounts of data at industry leading speed are unlimited. Along with a simple and easy to follow quick installation guide the ND-3500A is the ultimate DVD writer upgrade.
"Blu-ray is just a bag of hurt." - Steve Jobs