DVCPRO The DVCPRO digital cassette tape brings an exceptionally compact size and high reliability to wide range of professional applications like broadcasting or program production. This 6.35-mm-wide metal particle digital tape — the world's smallest and lightest — incorporates newly developed high-output metal magnetic particles that have made downsizing possible while delivering superb picture and sound quality. The DVCPRO cassette tape also boasts excellent tape transport stability and outstanding durability. The medium DVCPRO cassette tape offers up to 66 minutes of recording time (with AJ-P66MP), and L-size cassette tape offers up to 184 minutes (with AJ-5P92LP) in studio applications*. Besides, AJ-HP126EXG can offer more than 2 hours of recording time in High Definition. In addition this reliable digital tape offers higher operating efficiency. These features make the new DVCPRO cassette tape ideal for any applications where high reliability and low operating costs are a must.
*in 25M mode.
What is HDCAM?
HDCAM tape is specifically designed to capture the shorter wavelengths of the HDCAM format. Originally, the HDCAM format was developed from Sony's groundbreaking Betacam technology, and retains the same ease of use. This powerful format meets the requirements of HDTV and has proven as a cost-effective alternative for motion picture production. Since its introduction to the broadcasting world, HDCAM sets a new standard in high-density recording with ultra-fine magnetic particles 50% smaller than used in Digital Betacam yielding crisp HD images. Also, HDCAM is developed for multi-generation operations.
DVCAMDVCam tape is the most compact professional digital video recording media - the reliable and durable videocassettes, provide the high-output performance that makes them ideal for a wide variety of usage, including newsgathering, weddings, and documentaries.
Sony DVCAM tape is the choice for professional 6mm recording. Featuring more DLC and a professional album case, Sony DVCAM tape is the ideal for professional HDV, DVCAM, and Mini DV applications.
Sony's advanced evaporated DVCAM video tape tape makes 184-minute digital video recording possible with a pure cobalt evaporated coating for packing at high-density. The DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) adds a protective layer for extra durability. Sony DVCAM tape also carries High dimensional precision for compatibility by reducing tape-shrinkage over time to about 1/2 that of consumer DV tape.