MCE Internal DVD-/+R/RW + DL SuperDrive
for Slot-Loading iMac G3

Easily Burn CDs and DVDs with your iMac!

The MCE DVD-/+R/RW upgrade for the slot-loading iMac G3 allows iMac owners to create, store, and share their collections of videos, music and photography. Plus, the discs burned with this fast, highly reliable drives are compatible with most computer and set-top DVD video players and other DVD burners – so video and data DVDs created using these drives can be shared with business associates, friends, and family.

Install it yourself or have the MCE DVD±R/RW + Double/Dual Layer "SuperDrive" upgrade professionally installed into your iMac at one of our worldwide MCE Authorized upgrade centers, and you'll be able to easily record up to 8.5GB of data, video or audio onto recordable DVD discs right from your iMac.


  • Up to 8x DVD-R and DVD+R recording
  • Up to 4x DVD-R DL and DVD+R DL (Dual/Double Layer) recording
  • Convenient slot-loading mechanism
  • 2MB Cache Buffer
  • Buffer underrun protection
  • Bootable
  • Compatible with iTunes, Disc Burner and Apple DVD Player


  • Type: Internal
  • Interface: ATAPI
  • Audio Interface: Analog out
  • Data Buffer: 2 MB
  • Loading Method: Slot-load
  • Dimensions (W x H x D): 5.1 x 0.5 x 5.0 in (129 x 12.7 x 128 mm)
  • Warranty: 1 year
  • Write Support:
    • DVD-R 4.7GB, DVD-RW 4.7GB, DVD+R 4.7GB, DVD+RW 4.7GB, DVD-R DL 8.5GB*, DVD+R DL 8.5GB
    • CD-R 700MB (Type 80), CD-R 650MB (Type 74), Multi-Speed CD-RW, High Speed CD-RW, Ultra-Speed CD-RW
  • Read Support:
    • DVD-ROM and DVD-Video (Single and Dual layer)
    • CD-R, CD-RW
    • CD-ROM (Mode 1 and 2), CD-ROM XA
    • CD-DA, Video CD, Photo-CD, CD EXTRA, CD-Text
  • Write Speed:
    • DVD-R: 8x
    • DVD+R: 8x
    • DVD+R DL: 4x
    • DVD-R DL: 4x
    • DVD-RW: 6x
    • DVD+RW: 8x
    • CD-R: 24x
    • CD-RW: 24x
  • Read Speed:
    • DVD: Max 8x CAV
    • CD-ROM: Max 24x CAV


  • Slot-loading iMac G3
  • Mac OS 9.2.2; Mac OS 10.2 or later
  • 64MB RAM (256MB or greater recommended)

Package Contents

  • Internal Slot-loading DVD-/+R/RW + DL Drive
  • Roxio® Toast Lite CD-Recording Software CD
  • Software Drivers CD
  • (1) Blank DVD-R Disc
  • Illustrated Installation Guide

Ordering Information

  • Part Number: IMACSLDVDR8DL

*Apple utilities such as the Finder and iDVD do not support DVD-R DL media natively. Burning to DVD-R DL media requires a third-party utility such as Roxio Toast.

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