Pioneer proposes DVD-R/W

Parker, Dana J.
February 1998
EMedia Professional;Feb98, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p11
Academic Journal
Reports on the unveiling of Pioneer's DVD-R/W, a digital videodisc(DVD)-based rewritable format that can be readable on existing DVD read-only hardware. Specifications and capabilities; Price; Agreement by Mitsubishi Chemical Co. to provide media development for the format.


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