Burn A CD In 3 Minutes With New 24X Burner From Formac

Need a CD? Got a spare 3 minutes? Formac has rolled out a 24X CD-RW FireWire drive for the Mac. The unit includes 24 x 10 x 40 capabilities, and Formac says you can burn a full CD in 3 minutes. According to Formac:

Formac has just extended its CD-RW burner line!! The high-end FireWire 24/10/40 drive is BURN-Proof and writes a complete 650MB disc in just 3 minutes. Formac CD-RW 24 comes in an award-winning designed enclosure that virtually eliminates the noise of the drive.

The new FireWire Formac CD-RW is a breakthrough in CD-RW technology! Offering a 3-in-1 solution it allows you to easily record, erase and rewrite CDs - all that with unparalleled reliability and speeds! To give you a taste: Formac CD-RW 24x/10x/40x writes a 650MB disc in just 3 minutes, the industryis fastest CD recording speed.


  • Ultra fast FireWire CD-RW technology  
  • Quiet: hermetically sealed enclosure virtually eliminates noise of drive
  • BURN-Proof technology eliminates buffer underrun errors that occur in fast write modes
  • Revolutionary design: Your Mac will never know it has been adopted!  
  • FireWire: hot-swappable
  • Roxio Toast 5 Software included  

You can find more information on the new drive at Formacis Web site. The drive is priced at US$389, and includes Toast 5.