Recordable Media

Inspiring confidence. Earning loyalty.

Sony takes recording seriously. After all, we manufacture more than the recording media: we build the entire recording system. Media has always been an indispensible component of Sony's industry-changing formats. And recording media plays a fundamental role in the reliability of our recording systems. In addition, Sony Professional Media is backed by a team of sales, marketing and technical professionals, all supporting you from acquisition to archive.

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Sony's Media Rewards Program is amazing.

Use your Sony Professional Media and Sony Storage Media purchases to earn dollars towards valuable rewards, including Sony consumer and professional electronics, gift cards, reimbursement on Sony professional parts and services and even reimbursement on rentals of Sony recorders. Participation is easy.

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Pro Media Videos

Overview of Sony professional media options and a whole lot more.

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Dealer Network

EMMA

Solutions & Technology

HDV

The Truth About Tape Lubricant.

Discontinued Models

View a list of our discontinued models and access brochures, manuals, and more.

Articles & Case Studies

Jerome Bongiorno: Award-Winning DP/Editor, Bongiorno Prods.

"If you're going to shoot anything, you're getting paid for or you really love, you'd better...

Phillip Linson: Vice Dean, American Film Institute Conservatory

"Whether it's interior under hot lights or outside ranging from the desert to the snow..."

Videos & Demos

XDCAM DISC - THE LESSER KNOWN BENEFITS

Sony’s XDCAM Pro Disc solution and all it’s awesome flexibility in 1 fast paced hour. Watch.

Magnetic Media in 2013 & Beyond

Pro tape is still a vital part of content management. Hear experts why they remain viable.

The World's First Gigabit Ethernet HD AV/IT Recorder.

Experience an interactive video e-tutorial and find out why the PDW-HD1500 is much more than...

Brooke Rudnick - Wedding Videographer & Digital Editor

Capture every moment with DigtialMaster™ tape and CompactFlash™ Cards for a reliable workflow.

Press Releases

Sony Introduces Portable Storage for Professional Use

New durable SSD (solid state drive) and HDD (hard disk drive) models.

Sony LTO Ultrium 6 Data Cartridge Awarded Qualification From LTO Technology

New Cartridge Delivers 2.5TB Recording Capacity And 160 MB/s Maximum Data Transfer Rate

Brochures

Optical Disc Archive Cartridge

Keep It Simple, Secure & Long-term. Reliable, Durable mass storage Optical media

Sony Portable Storage Spec Sheet

Hard Disk and Solid State Drives for Professional Use

Professional Disc™ Media Brochure

It's all about workflow.

Professional Hard Disk Unit PHU-220R Spec Sheet

Enables record times over 12 hours.

Downloads

Portable Storage Limited Warranty

Applies to Professional Hard Disk and Solid State Drives

Sony's XQD Card Reader Driver For Windows & Apple

Click here to download the latest version.

SxS Memory Card Compatibility / Hardware Compatibility Chart – March 2013

Firmware required for SxS memory card compatibility.

Portable Storage Formatter

The Portable Storage Formatter allows re-formatting of Sony professional external drives.

Additional Resources

Things to Know

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Media Sales Offices

Eastern Sales Office
1 Sony Drive
Park Ridge, NJ 07656
(847) 372-6433

Western Sales Office
16530 Via Esprillo
San Diego, CA 92127
(714) 585-5217

Media Recovery and Technical Support

Sony Media Services
Building B, Suite 100
11302 East Point Drive
Laredo, TX 78045
Phone: 877-440-3453
http://mediaservices.sel.sony.com

Media Services - Content Migration and Recovery


Professional Disc Dual Layer Model Update

Click here for an important update regarding PFD50DLA/2

Sony Professional Services & Programs

Lower costs, increase control and maximize uptime with Sony, a leader in Professional Services.

Media Warranty Information

Have a problem with your camera or tape deck?

Cameras - Production products are serviced in both our Eastern and Western Services Facilities.

Eastern Service Facility

Sony Electronics Customer Service

123 W. Tryon Ave.

Teaneck, NJ 07666

Phone: 201.833.5300

Fax: 201.833.5312

Western Service Facility

Sony Electronics Customer Service

2706 Media Center Dr., Suite 130

Los Angeles, CA 90065

Phone: 866.766.9272