For over 70 years, the history of JVC has been one of continual innovation - its invention of the VHS video format, which radically changed the way the world viewed and gathered information, is but one example of JVC's innovative technology. And as the world enters the digital era, chances are that you will be seeing the JVC name in association with new breakthroughs in digital imaging, information and networking. Because breakthroughs are nothing new at JVC - there're a tradition. But as important as advanced technology may seem, the key to success as being something else - the ability to envision how that technology well affect people's lives in the future. And for this JVC relies on the imagination and talent of the many individuals who work for JVC. Only people can understand people, and since technology for its own sake will not have the power to contribute to culture or to serve society, JVC considers people and their ideas as being its most in important asset. So as the world welcomes a new millennium, JVC will continue to move ahead, in order to interpret the needs of the present and anticipate the needs of the future, and "Produce Your Imagination" in original ways that only JVC can.JVC offers you this great new karaoke performer! It combines all the latest features plus international flexibility with multi-voltage and PAL/NTSC compatibility and Digital echo. Besides musical CDs it can also play CD Graphics and VideoCDs.