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DVD

Digital versatile disk, digital video disk Informatics An optical disk capable of storing ≥ 4 GB of audiovisual data. Cf CD.
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Another issue influencing compatibility is the continuity of the data stream on the DVD+RW disc.
Of the three major manufacturers of DVD recorders, Philips uses DVD+RW; Panasonic picked DVD Ram and Pioneer prefers DVD-RW.
The DVD+RW Alliance is a voluntary group of over 50 industry-leading personal computing manufacturers, optical storage and electronics manufacturers including Dell, HP, MCC/Verbatim, Philips Electronics, Ricoh Company Ltd., Sony Corporation, Thomson multimedia and Yamaha Corporation.
Both of the new DVD200s combine DVD+RW and DVD+R in order to allow users the option of rewriting a DVD many times or writing just once to ensure that the data is not recorded over.
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