Definition of quad-speed in English:


Syllabification: quad-speed


  • (Of a CD-ROM drive, especially formerly) capable of revolving the CD-ROM at a speed of 920 rpm.
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    • Space is saved by the choice of a DVD-ROM / CD-RW combination drive, so you get both in one drive bay, offering six-speed DVD playback and quad-speed CD rewriting.
    • The specifications may not be that great (eight-speed CD-R, quad-speed CD-RW).

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