Other World Computing announced the release of Mercury SuperDrive Internal Upgrade Kits for Apple's MacBook and MacBook Pro (15") notebooks computers on Friday. The new OWC Mercury SuperDrives offer faster burn speeds than factory drives.
The drives offer burn speeds up to 8X DVD, 6X DVD-DL (Dual-Layer 8.5GB), 5X DVD-RAM, and 24X CD with support for DVDR/RW, DVDR DL (Dual-Layer), DVD-RAM, and CD-R/RW media.
OWC is also offering rebates of up to $25 to users who send in any older working Apple or Apple compatible optical drive after upgrading to a SuperDrive purchased from OWC.
Mercury SuperDrive Internal Upgrade Kits for MacBook 13" and MacBook Pro 15" notebooks are available through the OWC Web site for US$147.99.