Anyone who grew up in the 80’s and 90’s remembers the days before DVDs and digital video. If you wanted to watch the latest film back then, you had to go to the video rental store to rent a VHS cassette tape to play in your VCR. Everyone had a VCR. But what many people don’t know is that there was a cassette war back in the 70’s between Sony who introduced the Betamax and JVC who invented the VCR. 

The Engineer Guy goes back in time to explain to viewers why the less sophisticated VHS beat the higher quality Betamax in this video