The quick and easy answer is because they allow for higher quality video and sound. For the more complex answer, I refer you to Wikipedia's article on DVDs, particularly the History section (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dvd#History), which lays out how IBM helped get the two camps behind the MMCD and the SD to eventually agree on the DVD.
DVDs were invented in 1995.
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DVDs in 1995
James Russell invented the compact disk in 1965.
The DVD was supposivley invented by tosiba but some people think it was invented by sony.
CD's, DVDs, but they did not come on the market until 2002.
Many companies (eg. Sony, Warner Brothers, LG etc.) came together and invented together.
CDs were made earlier than DVDs. CDs were a new version of the very old black disks. DVDs were invented later, DVDs are put in a rectangler box because it was an earlier version of a video tape.
Akio morita was the one who invented the Televisions PPlayStation's DVDs "SONY" Productions.
I would say around 1955. But I'm not completely sure, but it's my best answer. P.S sorry about the error.
HD DVDS are DVDs that can be played on high definition TV players. The regular DVD can be played on any TV and is not in the same definition as the HD DVDs.
You can watch DVDs on any computer that has a DVD player and software for playing DVDs.
You can use DVD Copier
The DVD was invented to make watching films easier. Some features of DVDs that VHS tapes do not have are be able to choose to watch any scene of the movie instantly, and extra scenes.
You have to convert the dvds first.
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singular DVD, plural DVDs (digital versatile discs)
You need a DVD drive to rip DVDs then you may need to get software that can convert DVDs to r4d
The DVD was invented in 1993, but wasn't placed on the market until November of 1996 in Japan, and March 1997 in the United States.
Well now, think about it. CDs were invented years before DVDs, so it's likely that CD drives will not incorporate the advanced technology needed to run DVDs.
Ireland is in Region 2 for DVDs, so Region 4 DVDs will not play in Ireland.
You can watch DVDs and Blu-rays on the PS3.
dvds are a type of tecnolgy that you watch through a DVD player
No only the PS2 and PS3 can play DVDs