1. Joined : Aug 2015
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    Posts : 11
    Windows 10 Home 64-bit
       31 Oct 2015 #1

    What would be the highest capacity multimedia storage?


    What would be the highest capacity type of CD (I call it CD, but I know there are other types...) If I search on Google for "Highest capacity CD" it comes up with 700MB and I know that in not a lot.
    So, what I'm asking is, what other types are there and what is the highest capacity? Or would an SD card (I know those are painfully slow...) be better?

    And which ones do game developers use? Just curious because I was playing Forza and wondered how they fit all these 300+ cars on 700MB, and I know they couldn't have...
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  2. Joined : Oct 2015
    Posts : 1,393
    Windows 10 Pro X64
       31 Oct 2015 #2

    Hi,

    And which ones do game developers use? Just curious because I was playing Forza and wondered how they fit all these 300+ cars on 700MB, and I know they couldn't have...
    Compression and cross-linking I'd guess.

    Cheers,
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  3. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 1,613
    Windows 3.1 to Windows 10
       31 Oct 2015 #3

    Dual-Layer DVD = 9GB
    DVD = 4.7GB
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  4.    31 Oct 2015 #4

    Qwertyfish01 said: View Post
    What would be the highest capacity type of CD (I call it CD, but I know there are other types...) If I search on Google for "Highest capacity CD" it comes up with 700MB and I know that in not a lot.
    So, what I'm asking is, what other types are there and what is the highest capacity? Or would an SD card (I know those are painfully slow...) be better?

    And which ones do game developers use? Just curious because I was playing Forza and wondered how they fit all these 300+ cars on 700MB, and I know they couldn't have...

    If the player is Blu-Ray compatible, Blu-ray Discs are available in 25, 50 & 100 GB sizes. 128 GB also (BDXL).
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  5. Joined : Oct 2015
    Posts : 1,393
    Windows 10 Pro X64
       31 Oct 2015 #5

    Hi,

    Yeah, well let's define CD first before diving into the abyss of never ending capacity.........

    Many a Petabyte greetings to you all ,
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