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CD-ROM

Compact disk-read only memory Informatics A compact disk, capable of holding ± 750 MB of permanent data, which is recorded or burned only once. Cf CD-RW.
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Multimedia PC, Windows 95 or higher, Pentium 90 or better, 16MB RAM, 4x CD-ROM drive, SVGA 256 color display.
Table 1: The World Wide Wait Type of Service/Access Download Time (2 MB) 14.4 modem 18.5 minutes 28.8 modem 9.3 minutes ISDN line 2.1 minutes 4x CD-ROM 26.7 seconds T-1 line 10.7 seconds ADSL 10.7 seconds PC hard disk 2.7 seconds Cable modem 1.6 seconds T-3 line 0.4 second Source: 11 Curinfo Research and Information Services Table 2: Estimated Sales for Hand-Held Computers Units Revenues 1995 (Actual) 908,000 $1.9 billion 1996 1.25 million $2.5 billion 1997 1.7 million $3.2 billion Source: World Market Strategies Ltd.-PDA Inc.
Multimedia PC, Pentium 100 Mhz or better, Windows 95 or higher, 16MB RAM, 4x CD-ROM drive, sound card, 45 MB free hard drive space.
Requirements: Macintosh System 7.0 or higher no virtual memory, 68040 hard drive, 256 colors; Windows 3.1 or higher 486, 256 colors, 66 MHz, 4x CD-ROM drive, sound card.
System Requirements: 200 MHz Pentium or faster, 64 MB of RAM minimum, 300 MB HD space, 4X CD-ROM drive, 8 MB 3D video card, 28.8 KBps minimum modem (allows two-player games on Internet/LAN), Windows 95/98, DirectX 7.0 (provided with game).
Multimedia PC, Windows 95 or higher, Pentium 100 Mhz, 16MB RAM, 4x CD-ROM drive, 640 X 480 display.
For all users, it offers the ability to access CD-ROM applications up to four times faster than from a 4x CD-ROM drive.
Requirements: 100-MHz Pentium computer 4x CD-ROM drive, Windows 95, Windows-compatible video and sound card, 16 MB RAM, 33 MB free disk space.
Multimedia PC, Windows 3.1 or higher, 486DX2/66MHz or higher, 8MB RAM, 256 SVGA monitor, 4x CD-ROM drive, sound card.
For example, the Solo S5-120 Deluxe notebook configuration, featuring a 120 MHz Intel Pentium processor, 40 MB RAM, a 1.2 GB hard drive, a 39 W-Hr Lithium Ion battery, and the 4x CD-ROM, weighs 6.5 pounds.
Requirements: Macintosh System 7.1 or later with QuickTime or Windows 95 or later with QuickTime, sound card, 16 MB of RAM, 4x CD-ROM drive, and color monitor.