The Dell™ 16X DVD-ROM Drive allows you to enjoy crystal clear color, picture and sound clarity of CD and DVD read-only disks on your server. It will also prepare you for future software and large data files that will be released on CD-ROM/DVD-ROM. This drive can effectively read DVD-ROM disks having data capacities of up to 8.5 GB (Double layer), and CD-ROM disks having data capacities of up to 795 MB (CD-ROM Mode 2). It provides users with full optical read capability in one device. With Digital Audio Extraction capability, this drive allows for high-quality video even when discs are scratched or dirty. This product has been tested and validated on Dell™ systems to ensure it will work with your computer. It is supported by Dell™ Technical Support when used with a Dell system.