We digitize Video Formats

We support nearly all video formats. We have grouped the video formats into three categories: Standard SD, Standard HD and Special formats. When you select a box, you can mix and match within the categories. Choose the video formats you would like to digitise, define the options and file formats you need.

If you have odd formats not listed here or consumer formats or tapes in NTSC, please contact us directly and we are happy to give you a quote for an individual project.

  • SD Tape Formats
  • HD Tape Formats
  • Special Tape Formats


We support the full range of BetaCam Family. From Analog BetaCam, BetaCam SP, BetaCam SX, Digital Betacam, IMX.


We support all DVCPro formats. DVCPro Standard has a yellow top lid while DVCPro 50 a blue. If you need HD (red), please see the Tab "HD Tape Formats".

DV/DVCam Family

We support all DV / DVCam formats. This includes DV and MiniDV.

VHS Family

The VHS family support includes S-VHS as well as VHS-C.

U-matic Family

We offer support for Hi-Band (BVU) and Lo-Band U-matics.


We support BetaMax format. If you have BetaMax recordings for Hi End Audio, please contact us directly.

8mm Video Family

We support 8mm video tape formats for Analogue 8mm (Video8), Hi8 and Digital8.


We support XDCam format for SD. HD is support in the HD format package (please see the Tab "HD Tape Formats").

HDCAM Standard

The HDCam format was a popular HD format based on the BetaCam design. For the highest quality HDCam SR version, please see Special Tape formats.


DVCPro HD was the HD version of DVCPro with 100 Mbps. However, the digital format did not store true HD and was downsampled on the horizontal resolution during recording.


HDV is based on DV format and has heavily compressed MPEG2 8-bit 4.2.0 recording.


XDCam HD stored MPEG based video files in 8-bit with color sampling in 4:2:0 or 4:2:2.

1in B/C Format

The MemnonBOX supports 1inch B format (Bosch) and 1inch C format (Ampex, Sony).

D1 / D2 Format

If you have D1 or D2 format, both are supported by the MemnonBOX for Special Tape formats.

D3 / D5 Format

If you have D3 or D5/D5 HD format, both are supported by the MemnonBOX for Special Tape formats.


HDCam SR is the highest end video tape format with color sampling up to 4:4:4.

Our BOX Service

Check out our simple BOX service. Digitize your precious archive, legacy content and footage in just three simple steps.

You just select and pack, we do all the rest and provide you with all you need:

Box and Packaging

Receive the boxes and packaging you need. No need to hunt for banana boxes or buy boxes from a moving firm.

Barcodes and Instructions

We provide RFID barcodes for every tape and film you want us to digitize. For Photos, we also provide clean bags.

Shipping included, with Pickup or Drop off

Pre-paid shipping label supplied to send to us. Return shipping is included. We pick up, or just drop off.

Digital Format and Delivery Options

We deliver in most production formats from ProRes over MPEG2 to DNxHD as well as options for low resolution Proxy files. Many of our archival clients also require preservation formats in lossless long term preservation formats. You can chose the right format options for your needs when you order. If you do not find the right format, please contact us and we will try to offer an options or suitable alternative.

The digital master files can be delivered on HDD, LTO or into Cloud storage buckets (AWS and Azrue supported). Please remember that file sizes can be significant. Click the button below to find more about formats and delivery.