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The resolution of Beta does not exceed 500 horizontal lines. DV easily matches and outperforms that. Still, Beta is a great professional format, used by TV stations, studios and professionals around the world, because high resolution isn’t everything.
You’re right with the beta resolution. :-// I thought the person I was talking to knew what he was saying or maybe I misunderstood him. Either way I stand corrected.
Check out the link below. It’s a good start to answering your questions. Be aware that it gets kind of techanical.