This Teac CD-W28E CD-RW IDE drive is the perfect CD burner for your IBM ThinkPad notebook! It features 8x CD-R write speeds and 8x CD-RW rewrite speeds. It can read CDs at 24x speeds. The 2 MB Buffer and Buffer underrun protection ensure reliable operation everytime! Read and write CDs with this Teac CD-W28E CD-RW notebook drive!