Summary: I purchased this product back in NOV 2009 I purchased it because it was the only Ultra compact High zoom camcorder to make discrete videos. It serves me well even up to this day.August 2011 The OIS optical stabilization is the best of any compact camcorder out there.
Summary: I like the video this camera takes and how easy it is to use. However the camcorder seemed to have a malfunction much like a windows based computer. It would lock up. I have sent it back and have had horrible service. 1st panasonic makes it incredibly difficult for you to actually talk to a human.
Summary: This is my first HD camcorder. I bought this back in Nov 2009 for $250. It has been an excellent product with a few annoyances. Pros - 1) Small size, the size of a soft drink can. A HUGE plus!!! 2) Cheap price at the time, same as SD camcorders.
Summary: Advertisement was somewhat misleading.It states that you can record to twin memory which means to me that you have dual slots for SD cards or one sd card and one hard drive etc. What it really has is one sd slot which can read either standard sd or sd/hc card.
Summary: First, the two versions of this camera are identical other than the fact that one has built in memory, the other does not. BUT, consider how much you're paying for that memory? Could you just buy a larger card with the price difference? Probably.
Summary: I read the reviews about this camera having poor picture quality but bought in anyway because it seemed like such a good deal. However, as Huey Lewis said, sometimes bad is bad. Some of the reviews said "poor picture quality in low light," which I took as meaning candle light or some other dark room...
Summary: I was looking for a home camcorder. I have a Canon A620 digital camera and I think excellent (the price was high, but I do not regret), but the prices of camcorders Canons are much higher. When I got a good bargain from Amazon by Panasonic TM SD10 (U.S.