i-link, DV, firewire, etc

Discussion in 'Camcorders, Action Cams & Video Making Forum' started by lhough20, Oct 16, 2004.

  1. lhough20

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    Hi
    Newbi to the camcorder stuff.
    Is I-link, firewire, IEE...thingy and DV all the same thing?

    My Toshiba DVD recorder has a DV input but the Sony digital 8 camcorder has i-link and they dont want to talk to each other!! :p

    cheers
    Lee
     
  2. John F

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    yep they are the same thing, different makers gives them different names just to confuse people.
     
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    thanks a lot. must be a faulty connection or something.
     
  4. Duncan Craig

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    Invented by Apple, they call it Firewire in general terminology.

    Call it firewire.
     

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