MultiRead drive

MultiRead drive

A drive that can read all CD formats (CD-DA, CD-ROM, CD-R and CD-RW). All modern CD-ROM drives are Multiread.
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When combined with MultiRead drive technology, MDI guarantees investment protection in optical technologies.
I expect that the MultiRead drives will become much more common over the next year or so and the ZIP drives maybe destined to be history.
29 /PRNewswire/ -- At the upcoming Fall Comdex show in Las Vegas, MDI (Micro Design International) will announce its new line of CD-ROM solutions, which now house 24X MultiRead drives.
By using MultiRead drives, MDI guarantees access to all media types (CD-digital Audio, CD-ROM, CD-Recordable and CD-ReWritable) using CD and DVD drives.
Available in silver or five neon colors, the media can be used for playback by existing multiread drives such as CD-ROM, DVD-ROM and rewritable DVD.
MDI plans to ship its MultiRead CD-ROM towers and cabinets by the end of fourth quarter, 1997 and DVD MultiRead drives in the early part of 1998.