Reprinted from an EZQuest press release:
Yorba Linda, CA February 21, 2002 — EZQuest is now shipping its new external Boa USB 2.0 DVD-RW/CD-RW drive for PCs. This Boa DVD-RW/CD-RW drive with 2x write speed can burn a full DVD (up to 4.7GB) in 30 minutes. It also has an 8x CD-R write speed and reads CDs at 24x. This Boa drive is perfect for backing up large amounts of data, transferring data from one computer to another, making DVD movie and audio CDs, copying CDs, and rewriting CDs or DVDs (using CD-RW or DVD-RW media).
This Boa drive is housed in a light-gray, streamlined case that is fully shielded with 0.6 metal. It comes ready to use and includes a built-in universal auto-switching power
supply, a cable and authoring software (Sonic Solutions MyDVD). The Boa is compatible with WIN 98SE, ME, 2000 and XP. It has a one-year warranty and is competitively priced at $499 MSRP. A downloadable Boa spec sheet and a list of dealers are available at www.ezq.com.