- Published in issue 6/1996 on page 46
Digital video recorders
Since the immensely successful introduction of the music compact disc, all things digitized are much sought after. In spite of the only moderate success so far of digital audio recorders like DAT, DCC and the MiniDisc (which failed to set box office records, and will not da so for same time to come), manufacturers of audio/video consumer electronics seem convinced that the digital video recorder does have the potential of becoming a market 'hit', All large manufacturers of consumer electronics are highly likely to introduce digital video recording equipment before the end of this year. Let's have a look at what these giants have up their sleeve.