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Recording using A/V in jack - 18 seconds max allowed

When I record from our PS2, it records funky. First, if you let it record it will stop at 17-24 seconds or so. Then sometimes if I record small bits, it plays back with the audio ok, but the video is in slow motion and off track with the audio. It actually crashed during playback and I had to take out the battery to get it to turn off.

What's the deal? I want to record 30 min or so like it says you can...
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  • potterland Oct 20, 2008

    i can only record my tv for the xbox 360 for 8 seconds.
    i've used this camera alot and its done the job.
    i've tried to put the quality down, which shouldn't have been the problem(its in HD)
    I've tried new TV OUT cables
    Whats the deal?


  • stebbins Nov 09, 2008

    Sorry I didnt sign in, I posted the "guest" post... :)

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Posted on Feb 06, 2009

I have found it records TV programs pretty well, except for jerky motion every few seconds, but the video game problem is unique and inconsistent, meaning that with a PS2 it recorded fine a few times but failed almost every time at the 17-18 second mark. AND the tracking is out of whack as stated above. With the Wii, however it is seamless beauty with endless recording so it seems it is unique to the PS2.
I love this site by the way... thanks to all involved in this problem.

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Well there could be a couple things- A. there is a problem with the camcorder's software, which will need to be fixed by a LONG phone call with Aiptek Support B. You could be using the wrong component cables for your TV C. You could have the quality set TOO high for your TV's (The PS2 is NOT HD) I recommend DVD quality for this
Hope this helped, sincerely- animation508 (youtube username)

Posted on Sep 23, 2008

  • Luc Vincent Nov 06, 2008

    do you have the right type of SD card in? I would reccomend an SDHC card, as opposed to a normal SD card.

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