What are the different formats available in DVD Discs?

Last Update Date : Mar 21. 2018

There are five different formats available in DVD Discs. These formats are defined below :




● DVD-Video (Playback Only) : High quality image and sound for movies and other video media.

● DVD-ROM (Read Only : Multi-functional, multi-media software that requires large storage capacity.

● DVD-Audio (Playback Only): High quality sound that exceeds the CD, multi-channel Audio.

● DVD-R (1Time Recording): As with CD-R, writing is only possible only one time.

● DVD-RW (Rewritable About 1000 times) : Similar to DVD-RAM except than its technology features a separated read-write access more like phonograph than a hard disk. 

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