Since 1980 BCD Associates, Inc. has manufactured video control and time code systems. In 2008 we shook up the industry with our rack mount, industrial, RS-232 Controlled DVD-1150 DVD recorder. In 2015 BCD introduced the remarkably versatile High Definition BCD HDi-250 HD Recorder. Now popular with both Military and City Government as a utility recorder. We invite you to explore our site and look around. Please fill out our Contact Form or call us at 800-223-6734 to find out more.
HD Recorder with MP4/h.264 and MPEG-2 recording, Available with Removable Hard Drive & available Slot-Load Burner, Copy files to dvd disc or make DVD-Video discs. Adjustable Time Stamp, Presettable Record Stop Time, Serial control, Network Control, Network accessible video files.
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Version 2.5h Series Firmware Released
New Features as of April 2016
Coming Soon - Web GUI Control Interace, optional 4K recording.
These are all customer suggested software updates. Let us know yours.
The HDi Series has nearly, but not quite everything.
Here are some tools we use that can aid your productivity.
Please note that these items are readily available but not always in stock.
The HDi doesn't make Blu-Ray Discs with interactive menus, but we do take advantage of the native 25GB disc capacatiy.
Please specify with your initial order.
Slim Drive & Slim-Slot Drive available for HDi-250-RHD-DVD models.
Standard Size Drive available for HDi-250-HDD-DVD & HDi-250-Mil models.
The "Millenial" disc. For the most stable, longest lasting optical discs we offer M-Disc. Records to mineral-based "Etched in Stone" discs.
M-Discs will play in most conventional DVD players. M-Disc drives will also record to conventional -R, R, and RW discs.
M-Disc burners available as DVD & Blu-Ray Drives.
Hard Drive Docking Station: SATA-to-USB 3.0/2.0
For HDi-250-RHD-DVD models with removable hard drive.
Swap out your drive, keep recording, and use this to transfer the video to your computer or network.
Accepts either 2.5" or 3.5" hard drives and transfer at either USB 2.x or USB 3.0 speeds.
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The HDi series is relatively new, so there aren't many comments, but we're generally pleased with what we've received.
HDi has Complete Security!
Avoid data breaches for sensitive videos. The HDi-250 is available with:
Copy files to the reliable, easy to use slot-in DVD drive, make DVD-Video discs with either Text Menus or Animated Video Icons.
The standard removable 500GB drive is formatted NTFS for use by Windows®; machines.
Solid State Video Players
Even though our main business is recorders, we've been helping with exhibits so long that we just had to keep offerring help. Solid State Video Players are perfect for interactive pushbutton video exhibits... DVD quality(SD) or HD !
They run forever, require no maintenance, easy to update. Several models including networked for remote update.