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I want new laptop to write CDs - spec says DVD-ROM

\015 I want new laptop to write CDs - spec of my choice says DVD-ROM - will that write CDs?\015

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\015\012Thats the spec for yout laptop, if you have the plug-on module then you can write on it.
\015\012Optical Storage\015\012
  • Type CD-RW / DVD-ROM combo - Plug-in module
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  • CD / DVD read speed 24x (CD) / 8x (DVD)
  • \015\012
  • CD / DVD write speed 16x
  • \015\012
  • CD / DVD rewrite speed 10x
\015\012Good luck
Some optical device can read DVD and write CD and its known as DVD/CDRW combo. Specifically, if you want to write CD you need CD-RW drive, if you want to write DVD you need either DVD-RW or DVD+RW. Most new laptops are capable of writing/burning to CD or DVD media.
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