However, the same statement about standardization cannot be said for write-once or rewritable DVDs.
What does RW stand for?
RW stands for Rewritable (disk)
This definition appears very frequently and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:
- Information technology (IT) and computers
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We have 26 other meanings of RW in our Acronym Attic
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- Relative Work (now Formation Skydiving)
- Requirements Worksheet
- Residual Wave
- Resistance Welding
- Resourceful Women (San Francisco, CA)
- Retaining Wall (construction)
- Retirement Weekly
- Revolutionary War
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The division's plans for future product sets are to increase drive speeds and add rewritable DVD capabilities with an emphasis on the compatibility with DVD-ROM technology.
7GB DVD+RW disks--when they arrive--will be compatible with today's DVD-ROM readers and DVD-Video players, or whether they will impose a requirement on manufacturers to alter their read-only drives in some way to accommodate rewritable media.