When Did DVDs Come Out?

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DVD, whose main uses are video and data storage, is an optical disc storage media format that was developed and invented by Sony, and Philips in 1995.
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DVD's came out in 1985. They were developed by Time Warner, Sony, Toshiba and Philips. They were developed because of their ability to store more data than CD's.
DVDs were first introduced in Japan in 1996. After they were tested in the U.S. they released the DVD to U.S. stores in March of 1997. Now the popular types of movies are Blueray.
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DVD's and the players were first introduced to the United States in March of 1997. They are smaller versions of the larger laser disc and laser disc players.
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Answer It's because of the way they are read. The disc spins whilst a stationary laser reads the information. If the disc were any shape other than round, the laser or disc would
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This has to do with the classic distribution window in entertainment industries. Basically, when a film leaves the theater, it's distribution rights are already purchased by other
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Digital Video Discs were first released in 1994 by Philips Media.
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