Supports 16x writing on New 16x DVD-R Media
(16x writingFBeALL/CMC/Mitsubishi Chemical
(12x writingFFuji Film/Maxell/SONY/Taiyo-Yuden(That's) )
Support 16x writing on New 16x +R Media
(16x writingFCMC/Prodisc/TDK)
(12x writingFMaxell/Mitsubishi Chemical
Corporation(Verbatim)/Philips/RITEK/SONY/Taiyo-Yuden(That's) )
Support 8x writing on New 8x DVD-R Media
DVD-R/RW/+R/+RW Writability Improvement
CD-R Writability Improvement
DVD Playability Improvement
CD Playability Improvement

Once updated to version 1.19, this drive will not revert to older firmware versions.