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DVD

abbrevation for digital video disk, an optical computer disk that is used to digitally store large graphic and video content in two layers (gold and silver). A DVD can hold many gigabytes of information. Commercial DVDs contain entire motion pictures or other video data. Compare compact disc.

DVD

Digital versatile disk, digital video disk Informatics An optical disk capable of storing ≥ 4 GB of audiovisual data. Cf CD.

DVD,

n the acronym for digital versatile disk or digital video disk. A high-density compact disk for storing large amounts of data, especially high-resolution audio-video material.
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Macgo International Limited offers the first and best Mac Blu-ray Player, Windows Blu-ray Player Software, Mac Media Player, and a series of iPhone tools for users, such as iPhone Cleaner for Mac, Mac iPhone Data Recovery, iPhone Explorer for mac.
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The new range of Full HD 3D-capable VIERA Plasma, and the fully-featured DMP-BDT300 3D Blu-ray player, bring a new era of immersive visual entertainment into consumers' homes by creating a 3D experience that easily rivals the best that can be seen in cinemas.
If DVD heralded the dawn of the extra feature then Blu-ray marks the arrival of genuinely interactive content thanks to the advent of BD-Live, a superb new feature available on internetenabled Blu-ray players and the PS3 that allows audiences to download extra interviews and featurettes, watch trailers and play interactively with fans from across the world.
uk Earlier Blu-ray players were plagued by slow start times, but this player is a real sprinter by comparison, loading in an impressive six seconds.
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By 2013, Blu-ray player shipments will still lag slightly behind the 90 million DVD player unit shipments.
Not to be outdone by Wal-Mart and its dirt-cheap Blu-ray offers, Best Buy is selling a decent Blu-ray player for under $100.
Today, you can get a DVD player for as little as $50, so how can a $200 price of a Blu-ray player be justified to an average consumer?
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LG's $300 BD300 Blu-ray player, for example, lets you stream movies and TV shows from Netflix and will soon integrate content from CinemaNow and YouTube.
In fact, there is only one Blu-ray player on my block (and I hesitate to count it because it's a Sony Playstation 3).