From Eric's past experience of pulling pink barrettes and golf pencils out of the old CD-ROM changer
, we decided that protection and childproofing were necessary.
In addition, MicroNet will bundle The New Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia with each CD-ROM changer
at no extra charge.
For those who want several discs at their disposal at all times, Pioneer offers a six-disc CD-ROM changer
, the DRM-604X.
TV Big 5 CD-ROM changer
is compatible with CD Audio; Video CD, which requires an MPEG board that is not included; and Photo CD Multisession formats.
Pioneer invented the world's first DVD-Recordable drive, DVD jukebox, multiple-disc CD-ROM changer
and offered the first multifunction optical drive capable of reading and writing to both MO and WORM.
Estimated retail pricing for the DRM-624X six-disc CD-ROM changer
has been reduced from $495 to $349 and the DR-U124X internal CD-ROM drive is now $199 from $219.
Alps Electric, Inc., manufacturer of peripherals, keyboards, and pointing devices, has introduced a quad-speed (4x) internal CD-ROM changer
with a four-disc magazine.
Las Vegas--This week at Comdex, Pioneer New Media will disclose a free software promotion to spur retail sales of its newly minted PC CD-ROM changer
For quite a long time Pioneer was the only manufacturer of a jukebox (CD-ROM changer
) accommodating six discs in a cartridge.
LONG BEACH, Cal.-Pioneer New Media Technologies is looking to drive the sale of its 6-disc CD-ROM changer
through the mass market by dropping the price nearly $300 and redesigning the merchandising.
Pioneer introduced the industry's first CD-ROM changer
in 1989 and the first quad-speed CD-ROM drive in 1992.
For example, Regal Electronics, for 19 years an OEM maker of electronic components, is planning to enter the retail market with a five-disc CD-ROM changer
for PC applications.