How Optical Drives Work

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I just posted the article How Optical Drives Work.

Submitted by: arnesr
Source: http://www.tweak3d.net/articles/opticals/

A very good article on various optical storage technologies
including: CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, MO and…

Read the full article here:  [http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/521-How-Optical-Drives-Work.html](http://www.cdfreaks.com/news/521-How-Optical-Drives-Work.html)

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#2

This article doesn’t say anything about DVD+RW. This is a standard made by Philips which is compatible with all previous formats like CD/R/RW and DVD-ROM/Video. DVD-RW and DVD-Ram is NOT compatible with these standards! It’s obvious for me which one to buy!