Definitions for "HD-DVD"
Keywords:  blu, nec, toshiba, aod, versatile
High density digital versatile disc which uses blue lasers similar to that of Blu-ray discs. Being proposed as the standard for high-definition DVD and is promoted by Toshiba, NEC and Sanyo
The name given to a High Density DVD format, being studied by the DVD Forum to store HDTV content. Proposed by Toshiba and NEC it was originally called AOD ( Advanced Optical Disc) and offers a capacity of 15 GB per layer, 20 GB for re-writable versions. HD-DVD is one of two options being developed to meet the requirements of HDTV. The other is Blu-ray.
Is the next generation high definition DVD player.
Keywords:  rom