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Pro HDD/SSD - Portable Storage  
Whether you are shooting outdoor or doing post video editing, Sony’s Professional HDD/SSD is designed to provide high speed performance and engineered for maximum durability and protection for your videos. And with the unique chassis design coupled with multiple connectivity ports, you can now easily meet the demands of high-definition video workflow.  
     
Optical Disc Archive
Designed for ultra-long-term archiving Sony is committed to provide the ideal archive solution for your complete workflow. The next generation Optical Disc Archive Storage system provides guaranteed intergenerational compatibility and ultra reliable long-term storage for broadcaster, motion picture companies and production houses.
 
BCT-SR   BCT-HD
Advanced Metal Tape Technology Evolves Again. New Pinnacle of Picture Quality with Original Nano Technology 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.With its ultrathin magnetic recording layer, this high-performance metal tape delivers high picture quality, high durability, and high reliability in a digital recording length of up to 40 minutes for the small-size cassette, and 124 minutes for the large-size cassette.   The HDCAM Digital Cassette: Combining the best of Sony's Emmy Award-winning advanced metal tape technology to open up a new world of HDTV broadcasting systems 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. The development of a high performance metal tape enables high density recording with a recording wavelength of 0.49µm, achieving digital recording lengths of up to 40 minutes for the small-size cassette, and 124 minutes for the large-size cassette
   
SxS Pro™ 32GB   SxS Pro™ 16GB   SxS-1 32GB
Introducing Sony’s SxS PRO+ series, the professional recording media specially designed for 4K video recording. Featuring ultra-fast read and writes speed, both SBP-128B and SBP-64B cards can read data at a rapid 1.6Gbps and write at 1.5Gbps for stable high frame 4K video recording. Up to 20 minutes of 4K XAVC Intra 422 60p (600Mbps) or 240 minutes of HD MPEG 4:2:2 30p (50Mbps) can be recorded on the larger 128GB card.   Introducing Sony’s SxS PRO+ series, the professional recording media specially designed for 4K video recording. Featuring ultra-fast read and writes speed, both SBP-128B and SBP-64B cards can read data at a rapid 1.6Gbps and write at 1.5Gbps for stable high frame 4K video recording. Up to 20 minutes of 4K XAVC Intra 422 60p (600Mbps) or 240 minutes of HD MPEG 4:2:2 30p (50Mbps) can be recorded on the larger 128GB card.   Introducing Sony’s SxS PRO+ series, the professional recording media specially designed for 4K video recording. Featuring ultra-fast read and writes speed, both SBP-128B and SBP-64B cards can read data at a rapid 1.6Gbps and write at 1.5Gbps for stable high frame 4K video recording. Up to 20 minutes of 4K XAVC Intra 422 60p (600Mbps) or 240 minutes of HD MPEG 4:2:2 30p (50Mbps) can be recorded on the larger 128GB card.
     
PHU-120R   PXU-MS240
The PHU-220R 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 220GB* of capacity, it allows for longer continuous recording, giving users superior cost-to-GB ratio. These result in improved XDCAMTM functionalities as well as strengthens Sony's line-up in the memory media field. In addition, the unit is also equipped with CyberCaptureTM technology for stable data write speeds (minimum 35Mbps), even during moments of physical shocks and jolts.   The mobile data storage and backup solution for you XDCAM EX workflow. Designed to facilitate SxS media based video workflow, Sony's Mobile Storage Unit provides a fast and convenient solution for storing and editing video content. With a transfer speed of up to 600Mbps, it takes just 10 minutes to transfer a full 32GB of video data from a SxS media. That allows you to reuse your SxS media in the field quickly, thereby lowering your operating cost. Now you can truly respond to tight deadlines and get more done - on the spot.    
 
Professional Disc   Professional Disc
The new quad-layer 128GB Sony's Professional Disc for XDCAM™ Introducing the new quad-layer Sony's Professional Disc, PFD128QLW. Incorporating Sony's cutting edge blue-laser technology and high-density recording mechanism, the new write-once 128GB quad-layer disc lets you back up two fully recorded 64GB SxS-1 memory cards. It's designed for extended recording and archival use, allowing up to 4 hours of high-definition content when recording in MPEG HD422 mode at 50Mbps.   The new quad-layer 128GB Sony's Professional Disc for XDCAM™ Introducing the new quad-layer Sony's Professional Disc, PFD128QLW. Incorporating Sony's cutting edge blue-laser technology and high-density recording mechanism, the new write-once 128GB quad-layer disc lets you back up two fully recorded 64GB SxS-1 memory cards. It's designed for extended recording and archival use, allowing up to 4 hours of high-definition content when recording in MPEG HD422 mode at 50Mbps.
     
BCT-D
Discover the Digital Betacam Difference: Sony BCT-D Series Videocassettes Sony's Digital Betacam format features Coefficient Recording Technology for digital component recording on 1/2" tape. BCT-D videocassettes bring out the full potential of Digital Betacam for 1/2" digital ENG/EFP, post productionand transmission. BCT-D represents a new stage of metal videocassette tape excellence in terms of (1) high output, (2) high durability, and (3) long-term compatibility. Maximum recording time is 124 minutes in the large cassette and 40 minutes in the small size.
 
PHDVM   PDV-ME/PDV-N
The only Pro Tape with not one but two active magnetic layers and improves carrier-to-noise ratio by 2 db. Comparing with consumer DV tapes, PHDVM offers 95% fewer glitch-inducing errors and 60% fewer dropouts . In addition, this DigitalMaster tape has 30% more protective Diamond Like Carbon (DLC) coating which can stand up for heavier abuse.   Ultra-Compact Digital Format: Sony PDV Series DVCAM Videocassettes It's the most compact professional digital video recording media yet - the DVCAM format - yours with Sony quality in PDV Series videocassettes. Sony's pure cobalt advanced evaporated coating with DLC (Diamond Like Carbon) protective layer delivers high output plus high reliability.
 
Cleaning Tapes  
BCT-HD12CL
PDVM-12CL
PDV-12CL
BCT-D12CL
BCT-5CLN
KCS-5CL
D1M-12CLA
D2S-12CL
D2M-12CL
How to Use Cleaning Cassettes
Use for about five seconds Use only in record or playback mode, not in still, pause or standby modes Never rewind a cleaning cassette; replace with a new one If five cleaning attempts do not solve the problem, VCR servicing is recommended For Digital Betacam: load BCT-D12CL, press eject and play simultaneously. After five seconds, the cleaning cassette will be ejected automatically