How many bytes can be stored on a DVD?

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Problem

How many bytes can be stored on a DVD? On a DVD+RW to be precise?

Solution

Disc Format
Specification Version
Disc Size
Number of User
Data Sectors Per Side
Gross Capacity
(bytes)
DVD+R
1.2
8 cm
714,544
1,463,386,112
12 cm
2,295,104
4,700,372,992
DVD+RW
1.2
8 cm
714,544
1,463,386,112
12 cm
2,295,104
4.700.372.992
DVD-R
1.0
8 cm
600,586
1,230,000,000
12 cm
1,928,711
3,950,000,000
Authoring 2.0
8 cm
712,891
1,460,000,000
12 cm
2,294,922
4,700,000,000
General 2.0
8 cm
712,891
1,460,000,000
12 cm
2,294,922
4,700,000,000
DVD-RW
1.1
8 cm
712,891
1,460,000,000
12 cm
2,294,922
4,700,000,000
DVD-RAM
1.0
12 cm
1,218,960
2,496,430,080
2.0
12 cm
2,295,072
4,700,307,456
2.1
8 cm
714,480
1,463,255,040

(from: http://www.osta.org/technology/dvdqa/dvdqa6.htm)

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