Sony 1080i deck
a compact and simple design, as well as a built-in 2.7"
LCD display, the HVR-M25U is well suited for desktop applications.
The HVR-M25U offers HDV 1080i, DVCAM and DV SP recording
and playback capability for easy migration from standard to high
definition production, as well as playback of HDV 720p pre-recorded
tapes (analog output only).
mini-size DV cassettes, it is also compatible with
standard-size cassettes that allow up to 276 minutes of HDV
recording with compatible tapes. Additionally, the HVR-M25U also
has a down-conversion function from HD to SD and is switchable
between 60 and 50 Hz (NTSC/PAL) to provide full flexibility
depending on production needs.