Hi8 to Digital

Hi8 to Digital

Okay, so Hi8 video format was like the upgraded version of Video8 tapes in the 90s for recording memories on camcorders. They had better video quality, colours and sharper images, which was super cool. But, like, those tapes can get messed up over time and finding equipment to play them is becoming rare.

That’s where converting Hi8 to digital comes in! It’s super important to make sure your memories are preserved for the future with high-quality digital files that you can easily store and share with your friends and fam.

What is Video8?

Okay, so Video8 tapes were also 8mm tapes that were popular back in the 80s and 90s for recording memories on camcorders. But, like, they’re totally analog and can get ruined over time. And just like Hi8 tapes, they degrade and deteriorate as time goes on, so it’s like super important to convert Video8 to digital too so you don’t lose all those special moments!

8mm to DVD

Our 8mm to DVD conversion service is a lifesaver! We can take those old 8mm tapes (Hi8, Video8, Digital8) and turn them into high-quality DVDs, making it so easy to relive all those special moments.

But wait, it gets even better! You should consider bypassing the DVD altogether and just getting your tapes turned into digital files on a USB or download link! This makes it even easier to store and share your memories with everyone! So why not give Flashback Digital a try and bring those old memories back to life!

Video8 to digital

8mm Tape Converter to Digital

Hey, I know what you’re thinking, “Why not just buy an 8mm tape converter and do it yourself?” Trust me, you’re not the first person to suggest that. The thing is, buying an Hi8 or 8mm tape converter, camcorder, and cords can cost you a ton of money, and you’ll only use it once. Is it really worth all that trouble just to save a few bucks? And let’s not forget about all the time you’ll spend setting it up and actually converting the tapes. Honestly, it’s just not worth the hassle.

Luckily, we’ve got you covered. We have all the equipment and expertise needed and we’ve converted 1000’s of hours of video, so you don’t have to worry about a thing. Just sit back, relax, and let us take care of it all for you. Trust me, it’s much easier this way!

Hi8 to Digital Transfer Service

Whether you are looking to transfer Hi8, Video8 or Digital8 tapes, we can help. Converting to digital means protecting against damage and deterioration and easier sharing.

Cost to Convert Hi8 to Digital


One hour minimum. Price estimate is based on time of converted video. Use our handy conversion estimate calculator below.


Have your converted files backed up to a USB thumb drive for safe keeping. Viewable in computers, laptops and most modern DVD players, TVs and video game consoles.


We will upload your converted video files into the cloud and send you a link to download to your computer. Great option for sharing.


Need your video edited? We will crop out commercials, add music, titles and various clips into a home video as needed.

Hi8 to Digital Calculator

*Conversion cost is always based on actual converted video time. The calculator above is for a rough estimate of what you can expect.

Sit back on your chesterfield and relax as we bring your memories back to life!