Summary: I ordered this for my wife as a gift for her birthday. She already has one but it does NOT work properly and cannot be fixed. She has been concerned that she will never be able to watch all of the old videos of the kids etc..
Summary: Was a good camera until it suddenly stopped recorder video. Now I understand Cannon will fix it free? Well if they do, I'll probably buy from them again....otherwise???? Not real happy with the reliablity. Update... Called Canon Co and they sent a box and instructions to send in for repairs.
Summary: I bought the ZR90 about 2 year back when I had my first kid as I wanted to keep home videos of the kids. Frankly I am terribly dissappointed at at the quality of the pictures in the house with all the lights on in the house. My sons first birthday video's are all so dissapointingly dark.
Summary: I bought this camera about 21 months ago; I have only used it a couple of times but without a problem. When I tried to used it the other day I was able to record sound but no picture. I was prepared to buy a new camera, until I found that Canon has a repair notice on it for this problem.
Summary: 2 star rating-BUT I don't have this particular item. I have a ZR60 and LCD screen suddenly went black. We have not used this camcorder that much over the last 3 years (have about 6-7 complete tapes) and it would cost over 200.00 to repair so the ZR85 was recommended for close to the cost of...