updated 11:40 pm EDT, Thu October 13, 2005
Bravo XR Disc Publisher
Primera Technology today announced its , which automates the process of recording and direct-to-disc printing of up to 50 CDs or DVDs: a robotic arm transports the discs to the drive for burning and then into the integrated 4800 dpi color printer. Bravo XR offers a compact and convenient form factor as well as full accessibility to all the supplies and the finished discs via the front of the unit, allowing it to be placed on shelves, on or under counters or even mounted in a standard 19-inch 4U rack (with an optional rack mount kit). Bravo XR features a steel case and frame and a lockable front panel for ruggedness and security. It features a Plextor mechanism that supports CD-R, DVD-R, DVD+R and DVD R Dual-Layer media. It ships with CharisMac's Discribe Software along with templates for Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop are included. It is available for $3000, while the Rack Mount Kit is $100 and the Kiosk Adapter Kit is $60.