This article needs rewriting to enhance its relevance to psychologists..
Please help to improve this page yourself if you can..


File:Panasonic AJ HD3700H.jpg

A Panasonic D5-VTR Video Tape Recorder AJ-HD3700H

A video tape recorder (VTR), is a tape recorder that can record video material. The video cassette recorder (VCR), where the videotape is enclosed in a user-friendly videocassette shell, is the most familiar type of VTR known to consumers. Professionals may use other types of video tapes and recorders.

Technologies[edit | edit source]

File:SONY BVW 65.jpg

Sony Betacam-SP VTP BVW-65 VTR

Video tape recorder technologies include:

Analog reel-to-reel

Professional cassette / cartridge based systems

200px
A Betamax video tape by BASF.

Standard definition Digital video tape formats

High definition Digital video tape formats

Consumer formats

History of video tape recording[edit | edit source]

See also[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]


This page uses Creative Commons Licensed content from Wikipedia (view authors).
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.