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RW

The two-character ISO 3166 country code for RWANDA.

RW

1. ISO 3166-1 alpha-2 code for the Republic of Rwanda. This is the code used in international transactions to and from Rwandan bank accounts.

2. ISO 3166-2 geocode for Rwanda. This is used as an international standard for shipping to Rwanda. Each Rwandan province and town council has its own code with the prefix "RW." For example, the code for Nord Province is ISO 3166-2:RW-03.
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The new Verbatim CD-RW drives are distributed by Peripherals Group, Inc.
The Predator(TM) CD-RW drive, which has a rated performance of 8X4X32X (8X write-once, 4X rewrite, 32X read), supports popular interfaces by using detachable and interchangeable adapters.
The CRW8824FXZ uses high performance 8x CD-R and CD-RW media for optimum recording.
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The release of a product like our 12x10x32 opens up new markets for TEAC that includes consumers looking for the fastest CD-RW performance," stated Les Luzar, division manager, TEAC America's Data Storage Products Division.
With more than 10 million CD-RW devices shipped to date, Cirrus Logic holds 35 percent of the burgeoning CD-RW drive market and continues to be a technology leader.
At retail, 2X CD-RW drives have now slipped below $200.
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This breakthrough in development was accomplished by fine-tuning the phasechange recording material used for the Ricoh CD-RW discs and by optimizing the film thickness of the materials," according to Tadatoshi Sakamaki, director and general manager of the DMS Division at Ricoh Company Ltd.
Nasdaq: CREAF), the leading provider of multimedia solutions for personal entertainment and productivity, today announced the CD-RW Blaster 8432, the latest addition to its growing family of multimedia storage solutions.
Nasdaq: CREAF), the renowned innovator of market-leading multimedia solutions for personal entertainment, announced today the latest addition to its CD family of products, Blaster(R) CD-RW 4224.