Videotape

Digitisation Service


Digitise the video at the highest quality
Customise the title and date for every folder
Secure and automated upload to Google Photos

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Accepted Videotape Formats

Our videotape digitisation service can convert your analogue media, including:



VHS | SVHS

VHS | SVHS

Capacity
Common: T-120
SP: 124 minutes
LP: 247 minutes
EP/SLP: 371 minutes
Dimensions
7.4 x 4 x 1 inches

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VHSC | SVHSC

VHSC | SVHSC

Capacity

Common: TC-30/TC-60

SP: 30/60 minutes

LP: 90/180 minutes

Dimensions

3.75 x 2.25 x 0.75 inches


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MiniDV, DVC

MiniDV, DVC

Capacity

Common: 60min

SP: 60 minutes

LP: 90 minutes

Dimensions

2.6 x 1.9 x 0.5 inches


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DV, DVCAM

DV, DVCAM

Capacity

SP: 80 minutes

LP: 120 minutes

Dimensions

2.6 x 1.9 x 0.5 inches

4.9 x 3 x 0.6 inches


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Video8, Hi-8, Digital8,V8,Hi8

Video8, Hi-8, Digital8

Capacity

Common: 120 minutes

SP: 120 minutes

LP: 240 minutes

Dimensions

3.75 x 2.25 x 0.75 inches


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What Makes Capture the Best Digital Device Transfer Service?

​Sensitive Information Protection
​Only you will have access to your memories.
​State-of-the-Art Tracking and Security
By tracking your media every step of the way, you can have peace of mind knowing that your precious memories are in good hands.
100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
If you’re dissatisfied with the results, we will reprocess your analog media for free.
The Fastest Turnaround Time
​Digitise videotape to digital copy, and USB in less than 14 days for an affordable price, without extra fees.
Auto integration with Google Photos
Automatically transfer your digital copies to your Google Photos library.
​Media Repairs

We fix minor issues with your videotapes including mold cleaning and mild magnetic tape damage repair. We repair all tapes ahead of processing to ensure the best quality.

Preserve Your Old Tapes in 3 Simple Steps

1. Payment

Order online or at Capture Experience Center. Choose the media you want to digitise and the output format.

2.  Drop Off Your Videotapes

Bring your Photo Albums to Capture Experience Centre. Our Memory Specialists will check the quality and process your order.

3.  View and Share

Wait 1 to 2 weeks and you can view and share your memories on the Google Photos or USB!

Digital Format Options

Our videotape digitising service can preserve your home movies by converting them into digital media including:

Output-Google Photos

Google Photos

Your order can link to a Google Photos account. View, download, and share your digitised memories straight from your account on any device.


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Output-USB Flash Drive

USB Flash Drive

You can view, store, duplicate, and backup your memories on any computer with a USB port. Sharing even without an internet connection.

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Is it Safe to Digitise My Precious Memories?

As one of the top hits when searching videotape transfer service near me, we do everything we can to ensure your home movies are safe throughout the entire video tape transfer process including:

Tagged & Tracked
We track your order during the entire digitisation process & on its way back to you.
​24/7 Monitoring
From the minute your media arrives to the time we give it back to you, we track every step of your order with 24/7 Monitoring.
Check Order Status
We keep you informed with regular email notifications and can answer any questions when you get in touch.
Digitally Backed Up
Every video and image that we digitalise is securely backed up for 30 days after your order is completed.

How Much Does it Cost to Digitise Videos?

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Our video transfer service is priced at $200 per videotape, regardless of its length. Simply add the number of tapes to your order. We'll contact you if the actual number is different from what you paid for. 


If we discover your videotapes to be mouldy and have splicing issues during the digitisation process, there will be a fee of HK$200, which covers basic cleaning and splicing repair. Additional charges may apply if the splicing damage is substantial.


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Frequently Asked Questions

There are options to transfer videotapes to digital yourself including camcorder recording and digital converters, but these options often don’t produce high-quality results. In addition, even the best do-it-yourself options can be time-consuming and require some technical knowledge. 

1. Once we receive your priceless home videos, we will carefully clean them, check for damage, and scan through the video.


2. Then, we use professional-grade equipment to transfer your memories to digital format by hand.


3. Before sending the original and digital copies back to you, we inspect the colour and quality and save a backup to ensure your memories are never lost and appear exactly as you remember them.

Will there be an additional charge if my videotapes have mould and splicing damage?

Yes, there will be an extra fee of HK$200 for this service, which includes the cost of basic cleaning and splicing repair. Additional charges may be applicable if the mould and splicing damage is significant.

Yes, we do provide an express service for digitising videotapes. There is an additional fee of 20% of your total order for this express service.

What our customers say

Rating
4.9
120
reviews
Scott Clare
Scott Clare
9 days ago
on
my vhs tape from 1988 was handled expertly and transferred so quickly. i am bringing all my vhs tapes here
Katherine Cheng
Katherine Cheng
2 months ago
on
Excellent service! Dropped off 20+ VHS tapes, digitized and delivered in a timely manner. Highly recommend!
Louis Lo
Louis Lo
3 months ago
on
Very friendly, good service for re-production of my VHS tapes to digital video format, highly recommend to others.
Maria Gillette
Maria Gillette
6 months ago
on
Had 25 mini DV tapes digitised - now have them in a format that I can easily view as well as edit. Found my "go-to" shop for all digital conversion. Project completed in 2 weeks as promised even though they were in the process of moving. Thanks!
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Digitisation Service Pricing

Service Pricing

HK$2.50/ photograph

Photo Album Pricing

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