Hitachi DZ-MV100 DVD Camcorder
On August 25, Hitachi's Digital Media Group is to release the first 4.7GB DVD-RAM-compliant DVD camcorder, a DVD-RAM video recorder and an external SCSI DVD-RAM drive for PCs. The DVD-RAM camcorder, model DZ-MV100, uses 8-cm DVD-RAM discs (housed in a cartridge) capable of storing 1.46GB per side. The camcorder can record for one hour in high-quality, 704 x 480 mode (30 minutes a side at a fixed rate of 6 Mbps) and two hours in standard, 325 x 480 mode (60 minutes a side at 3 Mbps).
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