Will 8mm tapes work in an hi8 camcorder?

Answer Most Hi8 camcorders will play both 8mm tapes and Hi8 tapes. However, Hi8 tapes will not play in 8mm camcorders. Most 8mm and Hi8 analog tapes will play in digital Hi8 camcorders, but digital tapes ... Read More »

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How does a camcorder with tapes work?

Ever heard of a VCR? Same tape. Some camcorders used a mini- version. A total PITA compared to the camcorders today that store videos on flash memory. You cannot edit a tape without another tap... Read More »

Can you transfer old camcorder tapes to cd?

If you have a player for the tapes then yes for about £35 or $60 you can buy a USB video adapter - if not search ebay or other photography store sites for companys that do it for you.Please rememb... Read More »

Camcorder tapes question?

only vhs-c tapes can be played with an adapter in a video recorder. Hi8 will need a special player (or buy a cheap hi-8 camcorder).

How to Convert Camcorder Tapes?

Many different kinds of camcorder tapes have been used over the years, ranging form the large VHS tape to smaller recording tapes such as 8mm, Hi8, miniDV and DVCPro. Whatever tape you have used, y... Read More »