Information storage that allow users to remove the stored information if necessary. Examples of removable media include disks and magnetic tapes. The most popular form or removable media for audio is the CD-R.
storage media that are removed from the computer, such as floppy diskettes, tapes, CD-ROM disks
Refers to portable mass storage devices such as Iomega Zip, JAZ, SyQuest, and floptical disks.