If possible please use our “Video Tape Transfer” Order Form when posting your goods to us, so we get all your details. If you can’t then a note with your details is fine.
DVCAM and Mini DVCAM This format comes in 2 sizes of tape boxes the mini DVCAM is identical to a Mini DV tape. The larger DVCAM was a professional format used by TV stations. DVCAM Large Dimensions: 124mm x 77mm.DVCAM Small Dimensions: 65mm x 48mm.Playing Time: Varies from 40 mins to 180 minsWe can transfer only PAL recorded tapes.Ring Tony 0407-647-866 for pricing (minimum price is $45)
Hard Disk Cameras - SD memory Cameras Mini DVD Cameras & DVD-RAM CamerasThese are obviously not tapes but the latest method of recording Video on a camera. We can convert all these formats into either DVD or digital MP4 files for convenient playback. Please call Tony on 0407-647-866 for details as prices vary to much to list.
MicroMVThis format is very very rare . Only Sony made the very small camera Dimensions: 45mm x 29mm.Playing Time: NP 0-60minsWe can copy PAL (NTSC probably)
Umatic This format comes in 2 sizes of tape boxesUmatic large Dimensions: 218mm x 136mm.Umatic small Dimensions: 183mm x 121mm.Playing Time: Varies from 10 mins to 60 minsWe can transfer only PAL Low band (no BVU) tapes.Ring Tony 0407-647-866 or pricing (minimum price is $45)
Betacam & Digital BetacamThis format comes in 2 sizes of tape boxesBetacam large Dimensions: 254mm x 145mm.Betacam small Dimensions: 156mm x 96mm. (same as Betamax)Playing Time: Varies from 10 mins to 120 minsWe can transfer all formats PAL & NTSC 625/525 including Digital Betacam tapes. Ring for pricing (min price is $45)
VHS & Super VHS VHS tapes are the most common format. VHS is the tape format you bought or rented movies on.Dimensions: 188mm x 103mm.Playing Time: NP 0-240mins LP 0-480minsSuper VHS used same size tape but is very rare.We can copy all types: Super VHS - PAL - NTSC - Secam
Mini DV These tapes are the last of domestic camera tapes and are still sold. Dimensions: 65mm x 48mm.Playing Time: NP 0-60mins LP 0-90minsWe copy all Standard Definition Mini DV tapes: PAL - NTSC - SecamFrom about 2007 a few semi professional High Definition cameras also used these tapes. Most of these were recorded in sony cameras and we can copy these HD 1080I tapes.
Video8 - Hi8 - Digital8These formats all use the same size tape. The tape box may say Hi8,for example, but it could be a Video8 recording. Dimensions: 94mm x 62mm.Playing Time: NP 0-90mins LP 0-180minsMost tapes however play for 60 or 90 minutesWe can copy all types PAL - NTSC - (Secam probably)