Can a sony digital 8mm camcorder play video 8mm tapes?

Answer Though the Video8, Hi8 and digital8 all have the same cassette, but they differ in recording techniques. The video8 is the oldest format while the digital8 is the latest one. The video8 is an analo... Read More »

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Can Sony HDV Digital Video Cassettes be used in a normal MiniDV Camcorder?

You can use them, you just wont get all the interraction that the HDV tapes are capable of providing as they communicate with the camcorder during recording.

I am using Sony camcorder for 3 years. The old tapes now show lots of horizontal blank stripes. any solution?

Nothing is forever.I assume that you are playing the tapes back on the same camcorder?If so, have you had those tape heads cleaned?That would be the first step.If you have an external playback deck... Read More »

Is sony vegas video editing software free or with any discount when you buy a sony camcorder?

I don't think so, though it's got to be worth haggling if you're buying them from the same shop. Sony's a big company - there isn't much of a connection between the different groups.B&H have Vegas... Read More »

Have a Kyocera Finemovie 8 camcorder that is broken. How can I play or transfer old 8mm tapes to another type?