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The DVCPRO50 Format

DVCPRO50 Cassette

DVCPRO50 is an enhanced version of DVCPRO, aimed at the higher-end professional and ENG market. DVCPRO50 cassettes are identified by a blue lid.

DVCPRO50 offers two technical advantages over standard DVCPRO:

The increased data rate means that recording time for DVCPRO50 is half that of standard DVCPRO.

DVCPRO50 is backwards-compatible with standard DVCPRO.