Meaning of BETAMAX in English
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. 2012