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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.
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In addition to DVD-Audio support, InterVideo's WinDVD 5 Audio Pack also includes support for other new technologies that aren't available with similar software video/audio playback solutions.
When combined with InterVideo's optional DVD-Audio Pack and a PC incorporating the upcoming Grantsdale chipset Intel HD Audio technology, WinDVD 5 provides a complete, easy-to-use solution for playback of the highest-quality sound.
Frankly, I am not too enthused by the DVD-Audio news.
In addition, I am also skeptical about how many of the audiophiles who can afford the investment can really perceive the superior quality of DVD-Audio.
The Vaddis V is capable of playing DVD discs recorded in most consumer formats and supports the leading Audio and Video standards and formats including: DVD-Video, DVD-Audio, DVD-RW, DVD-RAM, SVCD, CVD, VCD, CD-DA, and CD-ROM.