• Sony SL-HF2000 Super Beta HiFi VCR
Sony SL-HF2000 Super Beta HiFi VCR
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Sony SL-HF2000 Super Beta HiFi VCR

$ 1,599.99



  • Beta Hi-Fi Stereo Sound
  • MTS Stereo Broadcast Reception
  • Index Search System
  • Picture Sharpness Control
  • On-Screen Data Display
  • Auto & Manual Tracking Adjustment
  • On-Screen Timer recording
  • Variable speed playback
  • Front AV Imputs
  • 17" x 4" x 14 1/8" (WHD)



Beta Hi-Fi system

Video Recording System

Rotary two-head helical scanning

FM system

Video Head

Two Heads

Video Signal

NTSC Color, EIA Standards

Tape Speed

βI/βIs: 4.00 cm/s (1 5/8 inches/s)(Playback Only)

βII: 2.00 cm/s (13/16 inches/s)

βIII: 1.33 cm/s (17/32 inches/s)

Maximum Recording / Playback Time

5 hrs in βIII mode

(with L-830 tape)

Fast-forward & Rewind Time

Within approx. 4 min.

(with L-500 tape)

Tuner Section

Channel Coverage

VHF channels 2 to 13

UHF channels 14 to 69

CATV channels

A-8 to A-1, A to W, W+1 to W+84


75-ohm antenna terminal for VHF/UHF

Inputs & Outputs

Video In

1 and 2 (phono jacks)

Input Signal: 1 Vp-p, 75 ohms, unbalanced, sync negative

Audio In

1 and 2 (phono jacks)

Input Level:

-7.5 dBs (O dBs = 0.775 Vrms)

Input Impedance:

more than 47 kilohms

Video Out

1 phono jack

Input Signal: 1 Vp-p, 75 ohms, unbalanced, sync negative

Audio Out

phono jacks

Standard Output:

-7.5 dBs at load impedance 47 kilohms

Output Impedance:

less than 10 kilohms

Timer Section


Quartz locked

Time Indication

12-hour cycle

Timer Setting

Only for recording

8 programs in one month at max.

Power Back-Up

Built-in self-charging capacitor

Back-up duration: Up to one hour at a time


Power Requirements

For USA & Canada:

120V AC, 60 Hz

For other countries:

110V-220V, 50/60Hz, automatically adjusted

Power Consumption

For USA & Canada:


10.5W (in standby condition)

For other countries:


10.5W (in standby condition)

Operating Temperature

5°C to 40°C (41°F to 104°F)

Storage Temperature

-20°C to 60°C (-4°F to 140°F)


430mm x 108mm x 359mm (w/h/d)

(17" x 4 3/8" x 14 1/4" inches)


6.5kg (14 lb. 5 oz.)

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