Reply to post: Re: Can we finally settle this?

So. Farewell then Betamax. We always liked you better than VHS anyway

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Re: Can we finally settle this?

Early Betamax had shorter record/play times than VHS. VHS was first with multi-hour tapes which made playing any movie fairly trivial. Also, recording several hours of TV was easier with VHS.

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