We convert Video8/Hi8/Digital8 (mini sized cassettes) into digital formats like mp4, mpg files and mode of delivery would be as chosen by you.
Digital Data Delivery Options: DVD, Pen Drive, External/Internal Hard Drives, Solid State Drives, NAS , Cloud and direct download link sent on your email.
Full details of various professional services offered
(We further offer video editing and mixing services in addition to the below mentioned services)
(Some of the below mentioned services are included by default and some are provided on request)
- Conversion: Cassette conversion to modern digital format on high quality imported Hi8 Sony Tape Scanner.
- Transfer: We transfer the converted files to a high-quality Flash Drives (Pen drives) or External/Internal Hard Drives or Solid State Drives or Cloud (to any USB 3.0 device as per your choice).
- Basic Clean: External solution and vacuum clean of the cassette tape before conversion to enhance the video conversion quality.
- High Quality Conversion: Video output will be of High Quality. The video will be a better version of the original video in cassette tape and there will be no change in the content (no editing). You can view the sample outputs and exact technical details here.
- Frame Rate Correction: We transfer your video at variable speed or fixed speed (1:1) as per the requirement.
- Basic Corrections: We adjust brightness, contrast and colour.
- HD TV Optimization: After the conversion is complete we further tune and optimize the video and sound to best possible level for better Smart HD TV Viewing Experience with a professional software.
- Aspect Ratio Adjustment: For videos that don’t go full screen on HD TV (smart TV), we change aspect ratio from 4:3 to 16:9 to make the video play using the entire screen area of HD TV(smart TV).
- Stereo Audio: Your final video will have high quality modern Stereo Audio instead of old mono audio.
- Noise Filtering: We tune out the noise disturbances in the sound by our dedicated sound engineers using special software.
- Live Adjustment: Our technician will be watching all of the video footage and will constantly tune parameters to bring out the best possible video each and every minute.
- Removal of blue sections: We don’t just convert the video into digital mp4/mpg format but also remove the blank blue screen parts and keep the parts where video data exists.
- Video splitting : A single mpg, mp4 file is generated when a cassette tape is converted, if requested our technicians can split the single file into different sections for different scenes. (only non-copyrighted, personal content that you own obeying all laws and adhering to our T&C).
- Live Updates: Regular status updates on bulk orders and early delivery.
- Quality Check: Your order will be declared as complete after passing out stringent quality check on our 55 inch Smart High Definition TV where your video is verified thoroughly for any quality issues. You can read more on our safety and quality norms here.
- Work Report: We will then send a soft copy of the detailed report on the work done.
- Naming: Free naming of respective video files corresponding to original tapes.
- Metadata: Free addition of metadata or ID3 Tags to the video (if information is provided).
- Personalised Catalogue: Free digital copy of catalogue for bulk order that shows the list of video files converted linking to the original source tapes (for bulk).
- Technical Support: Free technical support after delivery (till 2 days).
- Professional Cassette Service & Repair: You can just give us a the tape reel, broken cassette, torn cassette, cassette without outer shell, cassette in any condition and we will process it and make our best attempt to recover the footage. More information on the Cassette tape repair service can be found here.
Our digitization service has vast amount of knowledge on these tapes and have all the necessary playback devices to digitize without hesitation any tape you give.
We are sharing a small part of our knowledge on these decade old obsolete 8mm video cassette formats here in this web page.
We do not convert certain kinds of footage like copyrighted or prohibited material for more information on that, please read our Terms and Conditions which are applicable all the time.