Asked in Computer Terminology, CD and DVD Drives
What is the maximum storage capacity of a CD?
Most common CD-Rs nowadays store 700 MB information and 800 MB CD-Rs are also widely available. Maximum capacity of a CD-R nowadays is 860 MB. Maximum capacity of a CD is not strictly defined, depending of production technology and the quality of the disk the maximum capacity could be pushed up to about 875 MB. ...
What is the maximum disc capacity of Car CD players?
The maximum disc capacity for in-dash CD players varies from model to model. Some can only hold one CD while, some models can hold as many as 15. ...
Asked in Computers, Technology, CD and DVD Drives
What are CDs for?
CDs can be used for any form or format of data as long as the total size of the combined files is under the total capacity of the CD, that capacity normally being 700 megabytes for a standard CD and 800 megabytes for a high capacity CD. From personal experiences, I have learned that even though a CDs label says it can hold 700 megabytes, there might be a 20-30 megabyte fluctuation in the total capacity due to how the CD...
Asked in CD and DVD Drives
How does the capacity of a mini CD compare to that of a full size disc?
A mini CD can hold one third of the data capacity of a full size CD. A mini CD is 80mm and can hold up to 24 minutes of music, which is 210 megabytes of data. A full size CD is 120mm and can hold up to 650 megabytes of data. ...
How do i Rank these storage methods in order of their storage capacity DVD floppy disk CD tape?
In terms of storage capacity: Tape, DVD, CD, floppy disk. The actually capacity of tape depends on the media, transport mechanism, encoding method, and length of tape. ...
Asked in Computer Memory
How much data of a CD can be recorded on a DVD?
All of the data on a CD can be recorded on a DVD. DVD s hold much more data than CD s. And as such, all the files may fit on a DVD unless they were compressed on the CD and then some how they become decompressed when they are recorded on the DVD. A CD has data capacity of 700MB. A single layer DVD has a capacity of 4.7GB and a double layer one has capacity of 8.5GB. So...