The new tape coating uses newly developed ultrafine high-performance metal particles, an original new binder dispersion system and new calendering technology. This permits high density recording with a recording wavelength of 0.29µm.
The HDCAM Digital cassette incorporates Sony's advanced metal tape technology - winner of two Emmy Awards (Metal Broadcasting Tape Technology in 1990; Digital Betacam Metal Tape Technology in 1995) - for use in the world's first HDCAM format camcorder.
Sony’s DVCAM™ features high definition professional quality video recording you can depend on. Employing metal evaporated pure cobalt with DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) coating protective layer, you get optimum recording fidelity, outstanding durability and enhanced resistance against tape shrinkage.
The Professional Hard Disk Unit advances the workflow of the digital videographer to the next level with its high capacity video and data recording. Equipped with a large capacity, it allows for longer continuous recording, giving users superior cost-to-GB ratio.
Sony's Emmy award-winning metal videotape technology and comprehensive quality control take Betacam SP performanceto new heights. BCT-MA offers high C/N, low head-wear, reduced dropouts and outstanding durability, making it ideal for ENG, post-production and other broadcast applications, including TV transmission.
The SXA Series - with the high degree of tape-to-head contact demanded for digital tape, employing a strengthened base for optimum tape thickness. The result is 62 minutes of recording and playback for the small-size cassette, and up to 194 minutes for the large-size cassette; all this with a low error rate even after repeated uses.