Datavideo DN-300 HDV Hard Drive Recorder

Datavideo DN-300 HDV Hard Drive Recorder
An instant on, "drag-and-drop" HDV/DV hard drive recorder. PAL/NTSC switchable. Accepts digital or analog video inputs, DV and HDV (through Firewire), component (YUV), S-Video (Y/C) and composite (CVBS) analog inputs.

VTR-style controls with large, illuminated buttons and a two-line backlit LCD display let the user select play, rewind, fast forward, fast reverse, pause, frame advance, file selection, file delete and loop play.


- Standalone DV/HDV hard drive recorder/player
- Records DV from either digital or analog inputs via component, composite S-Video or Firewire
- Records HDV from HDV input via Firewire
- Records direct to a native video format including HDV (.m2t) & DV (.dv) while monitoring on an Analog source
- Can record and playback up to 99 tracks
- Support DV time code
- Full VTR playback functionality, including seamless looping
- VTR-style buttons make it easy to use and navigate
- Variable-speed playback, forward and reverse
- Drag and drop file transfer to PC or Mac via Firewire
- DV video saved as .dv files, HDV video saved as .m2t files
- Converts to .AVI with the push of a button
- With the included CD software, you can convert to many other formats: Quicktime, AVI Type 1 and 2, Sony ES-3 Canopus AVI Type 1 and 2, Sony DSR DU-1 DV (.dvd), Matrix RT2500 DV, Avid OMF DV, .dif, .dvsd. The CD Software allows you to batch the file conversion.


Video Connections
- Input: DV, HDV, Composite, SD Component, and S-Video
- Output: DV, HDV, Composite, SD Component, and S-Video
Note: Only the analog sources can be monitored during playback

Audio Connections
- Input: unbalanced RCA
- Output: unbalanced RCA

Video Recording Format
- SD: 5Mbps to 15Mbps
- HDV: 20Mbps to 60Mbps
- 4:2:0 color sampling
- M2T recording format (compatible with most NLE systems)

Control Connections
- GPI and RS-422 remote control interface

- 12V 4.2A DC operation 110/220 power supply with 2.1mm cord included

In the Box

Software CD
Power Supply Unit
Datavideo DN-300 Manual


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