Summary: I am personally not technologically hip. Other members of my family keep up with all of that and I trust them. I do however use this item and have owned it now for FIVE years. It's still a trusty, reliable, and quality product.
Great camera, but getting the videos to a computer is AWFUL
6 July 2012
Summary: The camera works fine and takes good videos. The problem, as mentioned by other reviewers, is getting the videos off of the camera and onto a computer. You have to use the Everio software which is among the worst software I have ever seen.
BAD EXPERIENCE BECAUSE ALLREADY USED DEVICE PRODUCT!!!!!!!
3 July 2011
Summary: THE CAMCORDER ITSELF WAS AVERY BAD EXPERIENCE,PROBABLY BECAUSE WHEN PURCHASE WAS ALLREADY USED AND WASN'T TOLD ABOUT IT HAD PASS ELECTRONIC TECHNICAL ISSUES!!!!ESPECIALLY THE VERY SHORT LIFE OF BATTERY USE DIES VERY QUICKLY AND THE FOCUS OF FACE DETECTIONS WAS VERY BAD!!!!!
Summary: Small and sleek, great picture quality and sound. The 40x zoom is amazing, I could read the small print on signs about half of a block or more away. Easy to use, you just open the viewing screen and it turns on automatically. Very user friendly.
Summary: I was looking for a camcorder which had multiple features: Good playback qualities on computer or TV, sharp pause and slow motion features, a good size camera screen for instant viewing, and especially...