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digital versatile disk

[¦dij·əd·əl ′vər·səd·əl ‚disk]
(communications)
DVD
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HDVD (highdensity digital versatile disk) drives have already been developed that have a 90 to 360 GB capacity by using 0.2 micron sized pits and about 0.37 micron spacing between the tracks of pits.
According to the survey, the acronym DVD (Digital Versatile Disk) is the most misunderstood.
The Galaxy group now hopes to develop a single watermark for initial release on digital versatile disk (DVD) systems.
DVD myth number one - the V is for video, when in fact DVD stands for Digital Versatile Disk. Myth number two - you have to shell out upwards of pounds 400 to enjoy stunningly clear pictures.
A computer has a few basic components: microprocessor, read-only memory (ROM) chipsets, random-access memory (RAM), hard disk drive (HDD), floppy disk drive (FDD), video card, sound or audio card, network interface card (NIC), hard disk controller card, modem card, compact disk read-only memory (CD-ROM), compact disk read-write drive (CD-RW), keyboard, mouse, and digital versatile disk (DVD).
of Japan (JVC) said Wednesday they will postpone the release of digital versatile disk (DVD) audio players scheduled for this month.
DVD stands for digital versatile disk. It is the culmination of technical and specification developments which will eventually mean a 30-fold increase in the amount of information stored on a 12cm disk.
DVD stands for digital versatile disk and promises even more extensive multimedia and exciting games.
Digital video disk, or digital versatile disk, is the area which Mr Metcalf sees as offering great potential for growth over the next three to five years.

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