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DVD, the long-awaited successor to contemporary CD-ROM drives, is now available for your desktop. The Diamond Multimedia Maximum DVD Kit, an all-in-one DVD solution, delivers high-quality digital video playback and Dolby Digital Surround Sound with TV-out capability.
The package consists of a Toshiba DVD-ROM drive, a PCI-based DVD adapter with MPEG II video and Dolby Digital AC-3 audio. The TV-out support feature allows you to watch DVD and MPEG II movies on your TV as well as your PC. User-friendly navigational software provides easy on-screen access to playback controls.
The Toshiba DVD-ROM provides digital video playback, while its Dolby digital audio decoder provides multichannel output and is backward-compatible with audio CDs. The drive has a data-transfer rate of 1350KBps for DVD-ROM and 1200KBps for CD-ROM.
The PCI-based DVD adapter allows full-screen, full-motion digital video playback at up to 30 frames per second.
The included software bundle offers digital interactive entertainment such as Warner Music Group's DVD Video Sampler of music videos, games and an encyclopedia with 3D viewing capabilities.