U.S. computer makers Hewlett-Packard and Dell said on Monday they would support a new DVD standard with much higher storage capacity which is being promoted by 10 electronics companies.

Dell and H-P, the world's largest personal computer makers, said they would support the so-called Blu-ray DVD technology, which allows for recording of up to four hours of high-definition television on a single disc.

Read more: [URL=http://www.reuters.com/newsArticle.jhtml?type=technologyNews&storyID=4113319]Reuters[/URL].