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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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Velocidades: Escritura: CD-ROM 48x, CD-RW 32x, DVD ROM 22x, DVD-R Dual 12x, DVD+R Dual 16X, DVD+RW8x, DVD-RW6x, DVD-RAM 12x
-- 24X (max) recording (CD-R) and reading (CD-ROM); 10X (max) recording (CD-RW), 8X (max) reading (DVD-ROM)
Even the more expensive rewritable CD-RWs have come down in price substantially.
Of the above technologies, CD-RW and DVD-ROM are the most versatile, compatible, and cost-effective choices.
The Predator CD-RW drive, which has a rated performance of 8x4x32x, supports popular interfaces by using detachable and interchangeable adapters.
CD recorders use a laser beam to burn information into a special recording layer on the CD-R or CD-RW; the information can be read on playback.
Budget systems will use a "combo" drive that provides all the advantages of a DVD drive and a CD-RW in one unit.
-- ATAPI (EIDE) internal interface -- DVD+R DL: 2.4X CLV (max.) writing DVD+R: 16X CAV (max.) writing DVD+RW: 4X CLV (max.) rewriting DVD-R: 8X Z-CLV (max.) writing DVD-RW: 4X CLV (max.) rewriting DVD-ROM reading (single layer): 16X CAV (max.) DVD-ROM reading (dual layer): 8X CAV (max.) CD-R: 48X CAV (max.) writing CD-RW: 24X Z-CLV (max.) rewriting CD-ROM: 48X CAV (max) reading -- Dimensions: 145.8 x 41.3 x 165 mm -- excluding bezel (W x H x L)1" shorter depth than standard form factor -- Compatible with Microsoft Windows 2000 / Windows XP -- Burst data transfer rate: 66.6 MB/s max.
The PocketDrive CD-RW automatically detects the type of interface it is being used with and configures the connection.
Portable optical data storage technologies company Infinite Data Storage (IDS) has introduced its Komodo CD-RW and DVD-ROM drive.
Worldwide Computer Products News-10 January 2003-IDS introduces its Komodo CD-RW and DVD-ROM drive(C)1995-2003 M2 COMMUNICATIONS LTD http://www.m2.com
All of the popular imaging applications have at least some support for writing to CDs -- although the DOS-based applications might not have support for the latest CD-RW devices.