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A team led by Johns Hopkins engineers has discovered some previously unknown properties of a common memory material, paving the way for development of new forms of memory drives, movie discs and computer systems that retain data more quickly, last longer and allow far more capacity than current data storage media.
SAN JOSE, Calif., July 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Optiarc America today unveiled its first dual USB bus powered slim portable DVD/CD rewritable drive to complement notebooks, netbooks or desktop PCs. The new DRX-S90U drive boasts a sleek and ultra lightweight design and supports up to 8X DVD+R recording speeds, delivering a full 4.7 GB disc of video, data, music or images on standard 8X DVD+R media. Additionally, the drive can record on 8.5 GB DVD+R Double/Dual layer and 4.7 GB DVD-RW...
SAN JOSE, Calif., April 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Optiarc America today unveiled two new optical disc drives - the new portable, slim external DVD/CD recordable drive and the second generation half height internal 24X DVD/CD recordable drive. The DRX-S77U drive boasts a sleek, lightweight design and continues to support up to 8X DVD+/-R recording speeds, delivering a full 4.7 GB disc of video, data, music or images on standard 8X DVD+/-R media.
SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Optiarc America today unveiled an external slim and portable multi-format DVD/CD recordable drive to compliment notebooks, Netbooks or desktop PCs.
A DVD, also known as Digital Video Disc, is an optical disc used to store media format. It was invented when Philips, Sony, Toshiba, and Time Warner came together in 1995. DVDs are the same size as CDs, but are capable of storing almost seven times more data. In 1993 two optical disc storage formats were being developed. One was the MultiMedia Compact Disc, backed by Philips and Sony, and the other was the Super Density Disc, supported by Toshiba, Time Warner, Matsushita Electric, Hitachi,...
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