JVC DEMO SR-DVM600U 3-in-1 Professional Series Video Recorder with Mini DV, DVD and 40GB Hard Disk Play and Record

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JVC SR-DVM600 Overview

  • 1Description
  • 26-Way Recording
  • 3RS-232C Remote Control
  • 4DVD Dubbing
  • 5Synchronized Editing

The DEMO JVC SR-DVM600 is a 3-in-1 video recorder with tape, DVD and hard disk formats in a single box. The unit accepts Mini DV cassettes, DVD disks and it integrates a 40GB hard disk recorder. The compact package has analog to digital encoding as well as various editing and dubbing capabilities. The unit makes media duplication and professional archiving easier than ever.

6-Way Recording
The SR-DVM600US records in three formats both directions to enable 6-way recording with DV/MPEG real time encoding. The unit recognizes Mini DV cassettes, audio CD disks, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD-RAM disks and can play them and record to any of them. It can also play and record to the internal 40 GB hard drive.
RS-232C Remote Control
As with many professional pieces of video and audio equipment the SR-DVM60 can be controlled remotely via RS-232C control protocol. The 9-pin connector can be used for controlling most basic functions including Power, Play, Stop, FF, Rew, Rec, Pause, Eject and others.
DVD Dubbing
The deck uses a bit-rate optimizer for HDD to DVD recordings. This system analyzes the content as it is recorded on the hard drive and then assigns optimum bit rates to ensure the best picture quality while calculating disk capacity.
Synchronized Editing
The SR-DVM600US has a Synchronized Edit system which helps preserve picture quality and seamless transitions with no visible edit points. The Synchronized Edit feature allows you to edit the data on the hard drive and then transfer digitally to the DVD disk. The system makes use of intracoded pictures, predictive coded pictures, bidirectionally predictive coded pictures, frame information within each Group of Pictures (GOP) during edit operations.

JVC SR-DVM600 Specs

Signal System
Tape Format
Mini DV and Mini DVCAM
DVD-R, DVD-RW (Video Mode, VR mode), DVD-RAM, CDDA, VCD, CD-R, CD-RW
Tape Speed
DV: 18.8 mm/s
Signal-to-Noise Ratio
45 dB
Maximum Recording Time
80 min (SP Mode)
120 min (LP Mode)

Hard Drive 40GB (MPEG-2)
XP: 10 Mb/s, 8 h
SP: 8 Mb/s, 16 h
LP: 2.5 Mb/s, 33 h
EP: 1.6 Mb/s, 49 h
FR 60-480: 8-71 h (Variable Bit Rate)
Audio Signal Format
Not Specified By Manufacturer
Frequency Response
20 Hz to 20 kHz
Signal to Noise Ratio
Not Specified By Manufacturer
Input and Output Connectors
FireWire: 4-Pin (x1)
Analog Component: 3-RCA (x1 Output)
S-Video: 4-Pin (x2 Input, Output)
Composite Video: BNC (x1 Output)
Video/Stereo Audio: 3-RCA (x1 Input, x2 Output)
Digital Audio: Optical (x1 Output)
Digital Audio: Coaxial (x1 Output)
RF: Coaxial (x1 Input)
Power Requirements
120 VAC, 60 Hz
Power Consumption
On: 45W
Off: 2.5W
Operating Temperature
41-95°F (5-35°C)
17.1 x 3.8 x 14.6" (43.5 x 9.6 x 37.2 cm)
12.9 lb (5.8 kg)
Packaging Info
Package Weight
18.3 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)
24.1 x 21.1 x 9.1"

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