Unformatted text preview: CD-ROM drive will cost between $400 and $1,200. Using CD-ROM Using a CD-ROM disc will free up space on your hard disk, and it will give you immediate access to many software packages. Thus, you can have at your disposal an entire encyclopedia or call up an image from thousands of clip art pieces stored on the disc. However, the CK drive is presently more expensive and slower that other drives, and it is impossible to erase the CD. Also, because of the vast amount of storage on just one disc, the purchase price of prerecorded disc may be high....
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- Spring '08
- Reconstruction, Computer data storage, Compact Disc, compact disc storage, single compact disc