Once the disc is "closed," it reads in most DVD-ROM
drives but the user can't expect to use that disc again to edit and add data since all of the data on it must be erased before written to again.
The company specializes in independent media releases on the Internet, DVD, WebDVD, DVD-ROM
, CD-ROM, and whatever comes next.
drive features a 512KB buffer memory, audio output, a front panel headphone jack and volume control knob.
Sony Electronics displayed a prototype of a PC with an internal DVD-ROM
drive at the show.
They will also have a built-in copy-protection scheme that will prevent them from accepting files generated from suitably copy-protected DVD-ROMs
DVS' team of employees work with and manage the additional contract workers, allowing for seamless operations, from molding of DVD-ROM
drive housings to metal parts and DVD trays.
drives are backward compatible with CD-ROMs
Once you experience the DVD-ROM
version, it's hard to go back to switching through six CD-ROMs.
This feature is identical to the DVD-ROM
Toshiba announces two new HD DVD discs: a triple-layer HD DVD-ROM
(read-only) disc with a data capacity of 45 gigabytes; and a double-sided, dual-layer hybrid ROM disc with a dual-layer HD DVD-ROM
side and dual-layer DVD-ROM
side that can store 30GB of high-definition content on the HD DVD-ROM
side and 8.
Multi-functionality, convenience, and price make the [new product] attractive to home computer users and businesses that require DVD-ROM
capability," according to Takayuki Kuroshima, marketing/business development manager at Ricoh Corporation's DMS-C.
Memory-Tech Corporation, Japan's largest independent disc replicator, confirmed manufacturability of HD DVD-ROM
discs with its HD DVD/DVD compatible lines.