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a digital recording (as of a movie) on an optical disk that can be played on a computer or a television set

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ClearCube has many customers who need to use DVD drives to read files that are transferred from one location to another via DVD discs.
Quanta, instead, asserted that the fines in the case should be recalculated based on the cost of DVD drives built in its laptops and subject to use of Laser Dynamics's patented technology.
Under the partnership, Hitachi-LG Data Storage will manufacture M-READY DVD drives and market and sell them to its US and international retail channels under its DVD brands.
Sony also leads the industry in the number of DVD drives shipped.
We expect the sales of DVD drives for the PC market to triple in 2003 from the previous year," said Shigeo Niitsu, general manager, 2nd System LSI division, NEC Electronics Corporation.
The HP Pavilion ze5300 series notebook PCs with rewritable DVD drives provide users the power, connectivity and convenience demanded by today's multimedia applications in a full-functioned device that doubles as a mobile entertainment center when connected to compatible DVD players.
No one would dream of lugging a magnetic tape drive around on the road, but every notebook computer maker offers optional or built-in recordable CD and DVD drives, or combo drives that can handle both media.
IBM plans to substitute the DVD drive for the CD-ROM drive, Sullivan said.
The sources said that Matsushita, a major supplier of slim-type DVD drives in the international market originally shifted production of such products to its Chinese factory from the Philippines, but the results were not so satisfied.
Technology products, solutions and services supplier HP has announced the immediate availability of two new DVD drives.
New firmware would also enable read-only DVD drives to accept DVD-RAM disks.
Zen Research, the innovative designer of high-performance, True X(TM) and Multibeam(TM) drives, announced today that Afreey, a leading high-performance Taiwan-based drive manufacturer has signed a license agreement with Zen that will provide them with the patented technology to produce True X(TM) enabled DVD drives.
TDK Snap N' Save CD-R recording media is the perfect everyday solution for recording in computer CD and DVD drives, because it offers broad compatibility with hardware brands and models.
With the burgeoning popularity of both CD-RW and DVD drives, the market is eagerly awaiting an affordable combo drive with performance comparable to today's state-of-the-art individual CD-RW and DVD drives.
Toshiba also demonstrated its AV notebook PCs, featuring slim-type HD DVD ROM drives, while NEC, a leading Japanese PC manufacturer, offered a strong commitment to enhancing the momentum for next-generation PCs with HD DVD drives.