Small format video tape to use in camcorders. Can be played in a VHS player using a cassette adaptor.
Developed by: JVC (Victor Company of Japan)
Launched in: April 1987
Used for: compact VHS format used in consumer camcorders
Tape Length: max. 90 min
Magnetic tape used: 12.7 mm magnetic tape
Manufacturers: JVC, Sony, Panasonic, Aiwa and many others.
Video recording: helical scan
Audio recording: linear
Variations of VHS-C: VHS, Super VHS, Super VHS-C, SVHS-ET, ADAT, D-VHS