An improved version of the MPC Level 1 Specification for Multimedia Personal Computers.
Minimum requirements are a 25 Mhz 486SX with 4 MB of RAM and a 160 MB hard disk drive. The CD-ROM drive must support a sustained data transfer rate of 300 KB/s using at most 60% of CPU bandwidth on 16 KB minimum block read size. Its average seek time must be 400 milliseconds maximum. Capability Mode 1, Mode 2 form 1, Mode 2 form 2, Multisession. It must be CD-ROM XA-ready.
The computer must have 16-bit digital sound, an 8-note synthesizer, and MIDI playback. A sample rate of 44.1 kHz must be available on stereo channels with more than 15% of CPU bandwidth.
A video display with a resolution of 640 x 480 in 65,536 colours, and MIDI, I/O, and joystick ports must be provided.
MPD abbr. maximal permissible dose 1. maximum permissible dose 2. minimum peripheral dose
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- Movie film
noun 1. (US & Canadian) photographic film, wound on a spool, usually 8, 16, or 35 millimetres wide, up to several hundred metres long, and having one or two lines of sprocket holes along its length enabling it to be used in a movie camera Also called (Brit) cine film
[moo-vee-duh m] /ˈmu vi dəm/ noun 1. . noun The motion-picture industry; Hollywood (1916+)