Blue Book

This is an multisession audio format augmented by graphics contained in the R-W subcodes. The R-W subcodes encoding specifications are part of the Red Book standard. The first session is in CD-DA format that contains a regular selection of audio songs and a second session in CD-XA format containing video clips and computer data. Discs following this standard can be played in a consumer CD player as standard audio discs and in a computer CD-ROM player as multimedia discs.

Close Window