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What are the advantages of a zip disk?

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February 13, 2011 5:57AM

Zip disks are considered obsolete these days, as all their advantages have been superseded by CD-RW and DVD-RW drives.

Back when zip disks were common, they would have most likely been compared to floppy disks, over which their advantages were higher storage capacity and higher read/write speed.