Iomega CD-RW Drives
 
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How do you know which CD-RW drive or DVD recorder you own?
 

Please use the following steps to determine which Iomega® CD-RW, DVD or ZipCD™ 650 drive you own.

Important: This list was created to help Iomega CD-RW, DVD and ZipCD 650 customers determine which drive they own. If you do not have an Iomega brand drive, please contact your drive manufacturer for more information.

STEP ONE - Find the product logo

    If you have a top loading drive and the product logo on the lid looks similar to one of the images below, you have an Iomega CD-RW Predator™ drive.

    Predator Logo        Predator Logo


    If you have a front loading drive and the product logo on the face plate looks similar to one of the images below, you have an Iomega CD-RW drive.

    CD-RW Logo        CD-RW Logo


    If you have a front loading external drive and the product logo on the face plate looks similar to the image below, you have an Iomega Super DVD Writer/All-Format USB 2.0 drive. This is the only all-format external USB DVD drive Iomega has shipped.

    DVD Recorder


    If you have a front loading internal drive and the product logo on the face plate looks similar to the image below, you have an Iomega Super DVD Writer/All-Format ATAPI drive. This is the only all-format internal DVD writer Iomega has shipped.

    DVD Recorder


    If you have a front loading internal drive and the product logo on the face plate looks similar to the image below, you have an Iomega DVD Dual +/-RW drive. This is the only DVD+/-RW drive Iomega has shipped.

    DVD Recorder


    If you have a front loading internal drive and the product logo on the face plate looks similar to the image below, you have an Iomega DVD+RW drive. This is the only DVD+RW drive Iomega has shipped.

    DVD Recorder


    If you have a front loading drive and the product logo on the face plate looks similar to the image below, you have an Iomega ZipCD drive.

    ZipCD Logo


STEP TWO - Look at the back of your drive or adapter to determine the interface of your drive

    USB 1.1 and 2.0 Interface - The connection will look like the illustration below. The USB symbol may also be listed on your drive.

    USB Connection        USB Symbol

    FireWire® Interface - The connection will look like the illustration below. The FireWire symbol may also be listed on your drive.

    FireWire Connection        FireWire Symbol


    ATAPI Interface - All the internal drives have an ATAPI interface. The back of your drive should look similar to the illustration below.

    Back of Internal Drive


STEP THREE - Determine the speed of your drive

    Iomega CD-RW Predator Drives

    Iomega CD-RW Predator drives have three different speeds depending on the design of the drive and the interface. Please refer to the table below.

Product and Interface Speed
Predator Drive and Logo + USB
4x4x6
Predator Drive and Logo + FireWire
8x4x32
Predator Drive and Logo + USB 2.0
24x10x40
or
40x12x40
or
40x24x40

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    Iomega CD-RW, DVD and ZipCD Drives

    Iomega CD-RW, DVD and ZipCD drives usually have the speed of the drive referenced on the front face plate as shown in the illustrations below.

    Note: If the speed of your drive is not referenced on the front face plate, proceed to STEP FOUR

    CD-RW External

    CD-RW Internal


STEP FOUR - Pictures and names

Using the table below, locate the picture that looks like your drive. Listed next to each picture are all of the drives that look like the picture shown. Using the pictures in the table below and the information provided in the previous steps, you should be able to determine which drive you own.

    Important: If you still are unsure after using the table below, you can also look for your drive's model or model number on the product label, which is located on either the bottom or top of the drive. Browse through the list of model/model numbers listed in the table below to help you find your drive. (Some of the drives had multiple model/model numbers, so all of the model numbers available for each drive may not be listed.)


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Product Picture Product Name Model Number/SKU
External Iomega DVD Writer

Super DVD Writer / All-Format USB 2.0 External Drive


DVDRW4224E2Q / 32680
or
DVDRW4224E2Q-D / 32680

External Iomega CD-RW Drives - Black

Iomega CD-RW 48x24x48
USB 2.0


Iomega CD-RW 52x24x52
USB 2.0


Iomega CD-RW 48x24x48
DVD-ROM USB 2.0


CDRW55296EXT3 / 32497
or
CDRW55292EXT3 / 32497


CDRW55292EXT / 32583


CDDVD482416E23 / 32721
or
DVDRW4216INP-A / 32721


External Iomega CD-RW Drives - Blue

Iomega CD-RW 16x10x40
USB 2.0



Iomega CD-RW 24x10x40
USB 2.0



Iomega CD-RW 40x12x48
FireWire




Iomega CD-RW 40x12x48
USB 2.0

CDRW6402EXT (-A or -B may be at the end) / 32211



CDRW9602EXT3 (-A or -B may be at the end) / 32445



CDRW2304EXT / 32359
or
CDRW2304FEXT-B / 32359



CDRW23042EXT-B / 32496
or
CDRW2304EXT-B / 32540
External Iomega CD-RW / ZipCD Drives - Purple

Iomega CD-RW 4x4x6
USB




Iomega ZipCD 650 4x4x6
USB

ZIPCDUSB / 31475
or
ZIPCD650USB / 31475



ZIPCDUSB / 11128
or
ZIPCD650USB / 11128
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External Iomega CD-RW Predator Drives - Silver & Blue

Iomega CD-RW Predator 24x10x40
USB 2.0



Iomega CD-RW Predator 40x12x40
USB 2.0



Iomega CD-RW Predator 40x24x40
USB 2.0


CDRW9602EXT-B / 32214



CDRW19202EXT2-B / 32444
or
CDRW1920EXT2-B / 32444



Not Available


External Iomega CD-RW Predator Drives - Silver & Blue

Iomega CD-RW Predator 4x4x6
USB

Iomega CD-RW Predator 8x4x32
FireWire


ZIPCD1024EXT / 31119



ZIPCD1024EXT / 31361


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