Blu-ray Disc (BD) is the name of a next-generation optical disc format jointly developed by the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA), a group of leading consumer electronics and PC companies (including Dell, Hitachi, HP, JVC, LG, Mitsubishi, Panasonic, Pioneer, Philips, Samsung, Sharp, Sony, TDK and Thomson). The format was developed to enable rewriting and playback of high-definition video (HD), as well as storing large amounts of data. A single-layer Blu-ray Disc can hold 25GB, which can be used to record over 2 hours of HDTV or 5 times more recording capacity of DVD/TV video quality than a standard DVD disc.
- Blu-ray rewritable media is engineered to store 25 GB of high-definition recordings and audio files
- Store as many documents, HD photos and videos as you would like with the 25 GB capacity disc
- The standard 120mm disc size that has a similar physical dimension as most audio, videos, games and PC software's CD or DVD