The One and Only Sony Betamax


The VHS-Betamax war from the early 80’s has long since passed but that doesn’t mean the right format won!

Let’s see if this 1980 commercial has what it takes to turn the retro tide…

Wow, would you look at that ‘Simulated Picture’! Read more from The Retroist about the Betamax format here.

Hayden Yale

Child of the 80's. Born, raised and living in the Cheshire countryside, England.Lover of fan art, especially if it is based on my childhood heroes from Masters of the Universe, Thundercats, Transformers and TMNT. Penchant for almost anything retro, especially movies, games and art.

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