The SL-2400 is the Sony's premium basic Betamax in the attractive Slimline, low profile E-Z Beta series. Features BetaScan high speed picture search and BetaSkipScan, that lets you switch into BetaScan mode to see where you are on your tape during fast-forward and rewind. Freeze-frame to stop the action. Easy to use 3-day/1-event timer for automatic unattended recording. 14-pushbutton express tuning with wireless remote commander for the essential functions of the VCR. Easy to use controls and simple design make this a Betamax a favorite.
The SL-2400 can record and play standard Beta in Beta II and Beta III. It can also play standard Beta BI. Tapes recorded in regular Betahi-fi will play in the SL-2400 as well but will no be in stereo. Tapes recorded in SuperBeta BI, BII and BIII will play but might exhibit picture noise. To examine a Beta format compatibility chart click here.