I/O Magic Supports Double Layer DVDs

Irvine-based I/OMagic is supporting the new Double Layer DVD format with its new internal, 16X DVD R/W drives scheduled to ship next month. The company said taht its new drive will write at 16X speeds using DVD-R media and 2.4X speeds with DVD+R double layer media. It also comes bundled with DVD/CD burning software for Windows XP, 2000, Me, and 98SE operating systems. The new DVD double layer format supports up to 8.5GB on a disk.