I/OMagics IDVD16DDBE 16X USB 2.0 Dual Format Double Layer DVD Rewritable Drive gives you absolute control to create and produce amazing DVD movies that can be played on your home DVD player. Burn data, music and video onto various media formats, including DVD+R DL, DVDR/RW and CD-R/RW. The drive incorporates Dual Format technology that gives you the freedom to choose the media format that is most compatible with your computer or home DVD player, as well as Double Layer technology that allows you to store up to 8.5 GB of data on DVD DL media. This external DVD drive features a USB 2.0 high-speed interface that offers high data transfer rates of up to 480 Mbps for fast, hassle-free burns. With the IDVD16DDBE rewritable drive, you can effortlessly transform old pictures into digital photo albums that can be shared with family and friends, backup important files and save data and graphics to DVD disks to free up valuable hard disk space.