DVD

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Related to DVD-ROM: CD-R, Blu-ray, DVD+R DL, DVD-RW, DVD-RAM, DVD+R
  • noun

Synonyms for DVD

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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DVD-RAM media is ideal if used in the drive that was used to write data but its low compatibility with DVD-ROM drives and DVD players limits its appeal for data interchange.
Virgin Records will distribute both the CD and DVD-ROM in stores, while Earth Dance 2000 will provide links to dynamic web content via the Hollywoodbroadcasting.
Random seek times of less than 85 msec for DVD-ROM (70 msec for CD-ROM)
Because incorporating internal DVD-ROM drives into PCs requires several new technologies in addition to the drives themselves, "the price delta could be in the $800 to $1,000 range," said Simons.
The problem for Pioneer--if indeed it turns out to be a problem--can be traced to the fact that some DVD-ROMs and DVD-Video disks are manufactured with two data layers.
This is intended to provide additional confidence to OEMs considering new resources for CD-ROM or DVD-ROM drive out-sourcing, such as DVS, that returns will be minimized and customer satisfaction maximized.
ISO 9660 data format support for CD-ROM and DVD-ROM
Ken Jones, Director of DVD Marketing for Toshiba America Information Systems, states, "DDA's PowerFinder USA One, the first software application to be mastered on DVD-ROM, takes advantage of the capacity and performance of Toshiba's DVD-ROM drive.
3) The DVD Forum has approved HD DVD-ROM discs with a data capacity of 30GB, enough capacity for more than eight hours of high definition video images(a).
0 and DVD-ROM shows how much current DVD technology is used to arrive at a compatible 4.
Toshiba announces development of the world's first notebook PC integrating a slim-type HD DVD-ROM drive.
Called the MediaMaster MP9060A, the CD-R/RW/DVD-ROM combination enables users to read DVD-ROM and CD-ROM, write to CD-R, and rewrite to CD-RW media.
Our SQ200 has been producing single and dual layer HD DVD-ROM discs for more than a year at our test facility in Stockholm, Sweden," said Andreas Andersson, Product Manager of M2 Engineering AB.
We looked at the installed base of DVD-ROM readers and video players, and found there's no critical mass yet, although we expected there would be, by now.
New Optical Product Offerings Also Include Improved Desktop DVD Rewritable Drive and DVD-ROM Drives with Enhanced Speeds for Mobile PCs and Desktops