Maxell XDCAM 23GB Professional Disc- PD-23SL
New from Maxell is the PD-23SL, formerly the PDRE23A, XDCAM Professional Disc. The XDCAM disc from Maxell is designed to meet the needs of the recording segment in the professional video and broadcast market most interested in tape-less recording.
High capacity storage, fast transfer rates and rugged characteristics make the PDRE23A extremely reliable and give it the ability to withstand the rigorous demands of the broadcast market. The high precision cartridge protects against dust, scratches, and fingerprints, and prevents handling errors that might arise from heavy use.
With 23.3 GB of storage capacity, the new rewritable media provides up to 122 minutes of record/playback time in HD format (MPEG HD LP mode), more than 65 minutes in the HD format (MPEG HD HQ mode), approximately 45 minutes at 50 Mbps in SD format (MPEG IMX), and up to 85 minutes in SD format (DVCAM).
Maxell XDCAM discs deliver transfer rates of 72 Mbps with one optical head and 144 Mbps with two optical heads. Professional Disc media also features a unique phase-change recording layer that creates a durable recording surface, low error rate, and the ability to capture 1080i video and four tracks of audio. It also comes with the convenience of file-based recording and fast random access.