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Videotape Digitization

We transfer videotapes to digital files and DVDs

Formats We Convert

We convert most videotape formats and DVDs. If you have a videotape or disc that is not shown below, or need help identifying your item, please give us a call at (302) 829-3334 or email us at [email protected].

Don’t see your format above? We might be able to help. Give us a call or email, and we’ll let you know if we can convert your media.

Why You Should Digitize Your Videotapes Today

In today’s digital age, it’s more important than ever to digitize your old analog videotapes. Here’s why:

  1. Preservation: Analog tapes, like VHS and Beta, are prone to degradation over time. The magnetic tape on which the video is recorded can become brittle and snap, or the video can become distorted due to heat or humidity. Digitizing your tapes ensures that the video is preserved in a format that can be accessed and enjoyed for years to come.

  2. Accessibility: Digitizing your tapes makes it easy to watch them on a variety of devices, from your TV to your phone. You can even upload them to the cloud for easy access from anywhere.

  3. Sharing: Digitizing your tapes makes it easy to share them with friends and family, whether it’s through social media, email, or cloud-based file sharing. This allows you to relive memories with loved ones who may not have been there to experience them in person.

  4. Editing: With digital video, it’s easy to edit and enhance your footage. You can remove unwanted sections, add music or captions, and even create new video projects using your old footage.

Digitizing your analog tapes is a smart move that will ensure that your memories are preserved and accessible for years to come. Whether it’s family videos, home movies, or precious moments captured on tape, digitizing your tapes is an important step in preserving these memories for future generations.

Digital Download Included

A digital download is included with all of our services. When your project is complete, we email you a link to view and download your files.

Rather have a physical copy? We can put your videos on DVD or USB drive for an additional cost.

Preserve Your Memories

Your videotapes have already begun deteriorating. They were never meant to last as archival media. The longer you wait, the more they will continue to deteriorate and the greater your risk of losing important memories.

We preserve the quality of your videotapes to prevent further deterioration.

We repair broken VHS videotapes

Is the cassette broken or has the tape stopped playing? We will repair your broken VHS videotapes for no additional charge when you choose to have us digitize your tape.

Affordable Pricing

We charge $30 per videotape. Unlike other companies, we do not charge extra for tapes over 2 hours long. We offer a discount of 20% for orders of $500 or more. Each order includes a digital download that lasts for 365 days. DVDs or USB drives are just $5.

  • $30 per videotape
  • $5 for DVD or USB drive
  • Save 20% on all orders of $500+
  • Digital download included

Risk Free Service

We do not charge for blank tapes, tapes where the expected content had been recorded over by TV shows or movies, or tapes we are unable to digitize. We do not charge a setup fee or a minimum fee for any of our services.

  • No charge for blank tapes
  • No charge for overwritten content
  • No setup fees