Universal Media Disc

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Description:
The Universal Media Disc (UMD) is an optical disc medium developed by Sony for use on their PlayStation Portable handheld gaming and multimedia platform. It can hold up to 1.8 gigabytes of data and is capable of housing video games, feature-length films, and music.

Specifications

ECMA-365: Data Interchange on 60 mm Read-Only ODC – Capacity: 1.8 GB (UMD)
  • Dimensions: approx. 64 mm (diameter) × 4.2 mm (thickness)
  • Maximum capacity: 1.80 GB (dual layer), 900 MB (single-layer)
  • Laser wavelength: 660 nm (red laser)
  • Encryption: AES 128-bit


DVD region coding has been applied to most UMD movies and music. However regional lockout is not applied to games, making them region free.

  • Region 0: Worldwide
  • Region 1: United States, Canada, U.S. territories, Latin America
  • Region 2: European Union, Japan, Middle East, Egypt, South Africa, Greenland, French territories
  • Region 3: Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Taiwan, South Korea, Philippines, Indonesia, Hong Kong
  • Region 4: Australia, New Zealand, Pacific Islands, Latin America
  • Region 5: Russia, Eastern Europe, India, Pakistan, the majority of Africa, North Korea, Mongolia
  • Region 6: Mainland China


Applications

The primary application for UMD discs is as a storage medium for PSP games, although the format is also used for the storage of motion pictures and, to a lesser degree, television shows for playback on the PSP. The video is encoded in the......
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