VHS (1/2 in., videocassette)

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English preferred label VHS (1/2 in., videocassette) Published
English notation b Published
English definition Used for the home video system introduced in 1977 by Japan Victor Corporation (JVC) for home videorecording and playback on 1/2 inch videotape. It is distinguished by the size of the cassette, its M-load tape threading, and technical capabilities. VHS stands for "Video Home System." Published