Excerpt: Amongst Canonâ€™s new line of ZR camcorders, the ZR830 finds itself between a rock and a hard place. It is the middle child, wedged between the ZR800, which includes a microphone jack, and the ZR850, which offers better video quality and larger stills. Sadly, the ZR830 was fed table scraps and grew up to live a no-frills life of mediocrity. Letâ€™s find out why.
Pros: - Compact, - Inexpensive, - Reliable media
Cons: - Cheap construction, - More compelling choices in model-up and model-down