D-9

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D-9

(Digital-9) A standard definition (SD) digital videotape format from JVC that uses DV compression and VHS tape cassettes with metal particle (MP) tape. Formerly known as "Digital-S," D-9 provides high-quality digital video at a 4:2:2 sampling rate and uses two codecs to provide a 50 Mbps transfer rate. Some D-9 players also play S-VHS cassettes.

D-9 HD
Using twice as many recording heads, the HD version of D-9 provides 1280x720x60p, 1920x1080x60i and 1920x1080x24p resolutions at a bit rate of 100 Mbps. See DV, VHS, S-VHS, SD formats and HD formats.
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It is Fox's intention to use JVC's 720p/24 D-9 HD as a solution to replace film in episodic television production.
D-9 HD is the high definition line extension to JVC's D-9 broadcast format, and is the collaborative fruit of R&D by JVC, its gallery of strategic partners, and the News Technology Group, the Research and Development arm of FOX Digital.
Just as JVC has raised the bar in electronic display with D-ILA technology, we are poised to do the same in the teleproduction arena with D-9 HD.
Based on JVC's renowned D-9 format, D-9 HD is uniquely able to record the volume of data necessary to achieve a true high definition picture.
The award winning 100 MB/s CODEC was developed exclusively by JVC, and is used within JVC's D-9 HD products.