Meaning of BETAMAX in English

BETAMAX

Betamax tapes were a format originally introduced by Sony in the 80's. It was thought to be a better format at the time. However, the Beta vs VHS wars took place and VHS was the victor. There are still a few Beta fans out there though and you can still get a Betamax machine if you look around. Burst A component of a television signal that carries color information.

Film and video English vocabulary.      Английский словарь фильмов и видео.