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DVD-5 is a single sided single layer (SS-SL) DVD that stores up to about 4.38 Gb of data. Video DVD, DVD-R/W and DVD+R/W supports this format. Often referred to as single sided, single layer, this type of disc is the most similar one to the standard CD.

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