If a laptop says "DVD+/-RW" does that mean I can burn CD's and/or DVD's on it?

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Does DVD+/-RW mean it can burn or write discs?

Jim B
Jim B

Yes you can. DVD+/-RW means that The type of DVDs you can burn and read are: DVD+R, DVD-R, DVD+RW, DVD-RW. You can burn and read CDs as well



you can burn dvd +

you can burn dvd -

usually lot more formats are supported


Tamrat Assefa
Tamrat Assefa

Yes, it means you can read and write CD-R/CD-RW/DVD-R/DVD-RW.

be nice
be nice


R means read

W means write

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