At Photoreal we convert popular video and audio tapes into digital format: disk (CD or DVD) or USB drive (MP4 or MP3).
|Tape type||into CD / DVD||into USB (as MP4 or MP3)||How fast the job can be done|
|VHS (NTSC & PAL)||min $18 + $8/hr if >2 hrs||price for DVD + $12||2 tapes / day|
|VHS-c (NTSC & PAL)||$18||$30||3 tapes / day|
|miniDV (NTSC only)||$18||$30||3 tapes / day|
|8mm (Video8) or Hi8 (NTSC only)||min $18 + $8/hr if >2 hrs||price for DVD + $12||2 tapes / day|
|audio-cassette||$18 for 80 min tape, |
$21 for >80 min tape
|$30||3 tapes / wk|
|vinyl record||$18||$30||3 records / wk|
|DVD||n/a||$15||2 hrs / DVD|
We don’t convert these types of tapes: Digital8, Betamax, Betacam, 8mm/16mm film on a reel, micro-cassettes.
If you want the tapes to be converted into USB, you can either provide your own flash drive (4 GB of free space or more) or get one from us for $15-$20.
Tapes are converted on “First come – first served” basis. Most of the time we already have several tapes for conversion, so if you need the tapes to be converted by certain time & date, please call the store (718) 875-1776 to ask for the availability to do your order by certain time & date.