||Apple QuickTime Movie
||Digital Video Disc
||The MOV format was created for Apple's QuickTime multimedia software in 1991 and has grown in popularity to be a primary format used by digital recording devices.
||DVD is a format of optical disc storage medium, with a greater audio-visual data storage capacity than that of the compact disc of the same dimensions.
||Compared to other formats, the MOV container format supports the greatest number of video and audio codec through its internal codec and sound manager core engines.
||Allows to play movie on large TV screen via home DVD players; you can carry or save a handsome amount of data on DVD disc; have high storage
||Unstable performance outside QuickTime environment
||the DVDs are not good reliable source for long time. Especially the scratches can easily destroy you data.
|Help You Choose
||MOV files are often used in iTunes and Safari programs, and can be played even in Windows-based video players, such as Windows Media PLayer, RealPlayer, etc.
||It has built-in copy protection and regional lockout. It doesn't fully support HDTV.
|Programs that open MOV/DVD files