DVCAM is a professional digital 6 mm. It delivers the superior image quality that DV compression affords and is thus ideal for both high-quality editing and low-cost acquisition.
Although Sony DVCAM tape (mini or standard cassette) will work in DV recorders and DV tape works in DVCAM recorders, they are designed and manufactured for different applications ï¿½ Professional and Consumer. There are clear differences, in the manufacturing process of DVCAM tape, that ensures DVCAM tape meets the most stringent demands of the Professional environment.
Available brands: Sony
Recording time of DVCAM tapes with the DV Consumer hardware and vice versa
1. When you use DVCAM cassettes for your consumer DV camera or VTR, you gain an increase of up to 50% of the recording time.
2. If you utilise DV cassettes in your DVCAM equipment, the recording time will be 33% less.
Compatibility guide hardware/cassettes:
DSR-135P/130P – (Cassettes mini + Cassettes standard)
DSR-200AP/200P – (Cassettes standard)
DSR-250P – (Cassettes mini + Cassettes standard)
DSR-390P/370P/300AP/300P – (Cassettes mini + Cassettes standard)
DSR-570WSP/500WSP – (Cassettes mini + Cassettes standard)
DSR-PD100AP/PD100P – (Cassettes mini)
DSR-PD150P – (Cassettes mini)
DSR-PD1 – (Cassettes mini)
Protape are official UK distributors for both Sony and Fuji and therefore you are guaranteed grade A official UK stock which is covered by a full manufacturers warranty.