Maxell is showcasing its line-up of professional media products at the 2010 National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Expo (Booth # C8737) in Las Vegas, including its latest innovation, a rugged Field Video Capture Device based on iVDR removable hard disk drive
In its 29th year at NAB, Maxell will showcase its line of
professional products used by broadcast professionals in
applications including acquisition, production, post
production and archival.
Maxell iVDR VC102 & iVDR EX Cartridges
Maxell?s iVDR VC102 Direct-To-Disk Video Device expands the
usability of the iVDR format by providing added
compatibility with most camera brands and recording formats,
due to the built-in CitiDISK Technology. The new iVDR VC102
converts the output of a digital video camera to a
non-linear editing format and simultaneously stores it on an
iVDR EX cartridge while also recording in the camera?s
native format, including MiniDV, DVCPro, P2, internal HDD or
Maxell iVDR EX Removable Field Tough Media Cartridge
Maxell?s iVDR EX Cartridge is a ruggedized, hard-drive based
solution that allows secure recordings in harsh
environments, adds portability, and improves efficiency in
the total work flow. It is currently available in 250GB
capacity with a 500GB capacity slated for availability in
Maxell Professional Disc for XDCAM Systems
Maxell?s Professional Disc 23.3GB/50GB re-writeable optical
discs meet the needs of the popular direct-to-disc, tapeless
recording sector. Maxell Professional Disc features
high-capacity storage, high-speed transfer rates and
ruggedness to meet the demands of the professional
Maxell HDCAM videocassettes leverage Maxell?s
ultra-high-performance binder systems to achieve durability,
essential to resilience in the volatile environments of
ENG/EFP recordings and demands of long-term archival.
Maxell D-5 Digital
Maxell?s D-5 videocassette uses ultra-fine Ceramic Armor
Metal particles and advanced tape technology for high
performance, ideal head-to-tape contact and durability.
Maxell DVCPRO HD
Maxell?s DVCPRO HD videocassettes have a compact cassette
shell for greater mobility, creating a reliable medium for
ENG/EFP recording and extended archiving. DVCPRO HD
cassettes are available in 33, 64 and 126-minute lengths.
Maxell?s DVPRO/HDV is the world?s smallest digital
videocassette with advanced features for use in HDV and DV
systems. It is ideally suited to videographers, low-budget
filmmakers, and corporate and institutional productions.
Maxell LTO Ultrium 5 Data Cartridge
Designed for reliable storage and back-up of digital
information, LTO 5 data cartridge offers a maximum storage
capacity of 3TB, making it a cost-efficient archival media
solution for a variety of professional broadcast and video
Maxell LTO Ultrium 4 Data Cartridge
Maxell?s LTO Ultrium 4 provides capacity of up to 1.6TB of
storage with a compression transfer rate of up to 240Mbps.
The LTO 4 data cartridge is also available with WORM
functionality to prevent data from being erased or
Maxell LTO Cartridge Memory Analyzer
Maxell?s Cartridge Memory (CM) Analyzer allows system
administrators to verify the integrity of LTO cartridges and
drives for critical backup of sensitive data. The included
software allows users to save pertinent data about the
cartridge in a file and keep an updated status and
simultaneous performance record of numerous cartridges.
Maxell "E" Series P2 Card
Maxell?s "E" Series P2 cards have a transfer speed of 1.2
GB/s and extremely high reliability, even under extreme
environmental conditions. The new P2 cards are available in
three storage capacities ? 16GB, 32GB and 64GB ? and feature
AVC-Intra 100 technology.
Blu-ray optical disc technology by Maxell offers 25GB/50GB
storage capacities at transfer rates of 36MB/s and 72MB/s.
The product is available as Blu-ray Disc BD-R and BD-RE
Maxell Back-Up Drives
Maxell will be also be debuting three hard drive products
for storage and archival ? RDX Removable High Speed HDD
Cartridges, myGEN Multi-PC Backup Devices, and GENpro Backup
and Recovery Systems. The RDX is available in 160GB and
320GB sizes, and the myGEN and GENpro in 250GB, 320GB,
500GB, 1.0TB, 1.5TB and 2.0TB storage capacities.
Maxell Flash Drive Products
Maxell will also be showcasing an assortment of flash-based
storage products including CompactFlash, SD and MicroSD
cards as well as USB Flash Drives. All products are
available in 2, 4, 8 and 16GB sizes. In addition, Maxell
will also be showing the Guardian USB Backup Drive which
exceeds government encryption standards with 256-AES
hardware encryption, fail safe data destruction and is
available in 2GB, 4GB and 8GB sizes.
Maxell iVDR Prototype Products
Two next-generation prototype iVDR products ? the iVDR-EX
SSD, a solid state drive variation of the iVDR and the iVDR
with Electronic Paper Display ? will also be on display at