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Betacam SP 2000 PRO series
From Encyclopedia PRO
PVW Betacam SP decks
Part of the affordable Betacam SP 2000 PRO series, the PVW2600 is a versatile editing player that is easy to integrate with the BVW series of products and peripherals as well as other editing systems. Featuring built-in TBC, built-in TC reader, 24 times picture search, RS-422 remote interface, Y/C output and component video (Y, R-Y, B-Y) outputs, the PVW2600 combines superior picture performance with flexibility and control. In addition, it will playback Betacam or Betacam SP recorded tapes, with playback times over 90 minutes.
Well-equipped for industrial and corporate production environments, this Betacam SP player with Dynamic Tracking is a pleasure to work with. The dynamic tracking function, originated by Sony, distinguishes the PVW2650 by providing noiseless playback at -1 to +3 times normal speed. With advanced features such as built-in TBC and time code reader, 90 min. playback, 24 times picture search (35x without picture lock), RS-422 remote interface, Y/C output, component video with Y, R-Y, B-Y signal output through either 12-pin dub or 3 BNC connectors and composite output, the PVW2650 can be easily integrated into a range of editing systems.
With the high performance standards of the Betacam SP format and the affordability of Sony's Betacam SP 2000 PRO series, the PVW2800 is ideal for corporate and institutional videographers. This editing recorder/player is designed for editing flexibility, excellent video/audio quality and easy operation. Its compatibility with BVW series Betacam SP products and peripherals make it an easy way to upgrade current systems.
It features built-in TBC, built-in TC generator/reader, full editing control facility, 90 min record/playback, 24 times picture search, RS-422 remote interface, Y/C input/output and component video (Y, R-Y, B-Y) inputs/outputs. It records on metal particle tape and will playback any Betacam or Betacam SP recorded tape.