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MII (videocassette format)

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MII is a professional analog recording videocassette format developed by Panasonic in 1986 in competition with Sony's Betacam SP format. [1]

35 relations: Analog recording, Betacam, Betamax, Broadcast delay, Component video, Composite video, D-2 (video), DV, Electronic news-gathering, Helical scan, High-definition television, History of ITV, Interlaced video, ITV Anglia, M (videocassette format), Magnetic tape, NBC, NHK, NTSC, PAL, Panasonic, Panasonic M2, PBS, Roman numerals, S-VHS, Sony, Television advertisement, Television network, Television show, Thames Television, TV-am, VHS, Video production, Video server, Videotape.

Analog recording

Analog recording (Greek, ana is "according to" and logos "relationship") is a technique used for the recording of analog signals which, among many possibilities, allows analog audio and analog video for later playback.

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Betacam is a family of half-inch professional videocassette products developed by Sony in 1982.

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Betamax (also called Beta, as in its logo) is a consumer-level analog-recording and cassette format of magnetic tape for video.

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Broadcast delay

In radio and television, broadcast delay is an intentional delay when broadcasting live material.

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Component video

Component video is a video signal that has been split into two or more component channels.

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Composite video

Composite video (one channel) is an analog video transmission (without audio) that carries standard definition video typically at 480i or 576i resolution.

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D-2 (video)

D-2 is a professional digital videocassette format created by Ampex and introduced at the 1988 NAB (National Association of Broadcasters) convention as a composite video alternative to the component video D-1 format.

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DV is a format for storing digital video.

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Electronic news-gathering

Electronic news-gathering (ENG) is when reporters and editors make use of electronic video and audio technologies in order to gather and present news.

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Helical scan

Helical scan is a method of recording high-frequency signals on magnetic tape.

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High-definition television

High-definition television (HDTV) is a television system providing an image resolution that is of substantially higher resolution than that of standard-definition television, either analog or digital.

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History of ITV

The history of ITV, the United Kingdom "Independent Television" commercial network, goes back to 1954.

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Interlaced video

Interlaced video is a technique for doubling the perceived frame rate of a video display without consuming extra bandwidth.

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ITV Anglia

ITV Anglia, previously known as Anglia Television or Anglia, is the ITV franchise holder for the East of England.

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M (videocassette format)

M is the name of a professional analog recording videocassette format developed around 1982 by Matsushita and RCA.

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Magnetic tape

Magnetic tape is a medium for magnetic recording, made of a thin, magnetizable coating on a long, narrow strip of plastic film.

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The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of NBCUniversal, a subsidiary of Comcast.

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is Japan's national public broadcasting organization.

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NTSC, named after the National Television System Committee,National Television System Committee (1951–1953),, 17 v. illus., diagrs., tables.

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Phase Alternating Line (PAL) is a color encoding system for analogue television used in broadcast television systems in most countries broadcasting at 625-line / 50 field (25 frame) per second (576i).

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, formerly known as, is a Japanese multinational electronics corporation headquartered in Kadoma, Osaka, Japan.

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Panasonic M2

The Panasonic M2 is a video game console design developed by 3DO and then sold to Matsushita, a company known outside Japan by the brand Panasonic.

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The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is an American public broadcaster and television program distributor.

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Roman numerals

The numeric system represented by Roman numerals originated in ancient Rome and remained the usual way of writing numbers throughout Europe well into the Late Middle Ages.

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, the common initialism for Super VHS, is an improved version of the VHS standard for consumer-level video recording.

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is a Japanese multinational conglomerate corporation headquartered in Kōnan, Minato, Tokyo.

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Television advertisement

A television advertisement (also called a television commercial, commercial or ad in American English, and known in British English as a TV advert or simply an advert) is a span of television programming produced and paid for by an organization.

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Television network

A television network is a telecommunications network for distribution of television program content, whereby a central operation provides programming to many television stations or pay television providers.

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Television show

A television show (often simply TV show) is any content produced for broadcast via over-the-air, satellite, cable, or internet and typically viewed on a television set, excluding breaking news, advertisements, or trailers that are typically placed between shows.

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Thames Television

Thames Television was a franchise holder for a region of the British ITV television network serving London and surrounding area on weekdays from 30 July 1968 until the night of 31 December 1992.

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TV-am was a TV company that broadcast the ITV franchise for breakfast television in the United Kingdom from 1 February 1983 until 31 December 1992.

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The Video Home System (VHS) is a standard for consumer-level analog video recording on tape cassettes.

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Video production

Video production is the process of producing video content.

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Video server

A video server is a computer-based device that is dedicated to delivering video.

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Videotape is magnetic tape used for storing video and usually sound in addition.

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