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Panasonic PV-GS500
4.7 out of 10

Panasonic PV-GS500

The Panasonic PV GS 500 Mini DV Camcorder is a petite video Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Panasonic PV-GS500

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Overall 2
2.0

colour changes

Amazon
30 November 2006
  • Summary: I have been to the showroom today and tested the gs 300 myself. To my great disappointment, the technological level remained the same as what I have got four years ago. No improvement at all.
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Overall 2
2.0

Very poor quality - broke after 3 months

Alison Ayson, Amazon
30 November 2006
  • Summary: I bought this camcorder 3 months ago and, after using it a grand total of 6 times, it is broken. It constantly loses track of timestamp on the tape doing things like rewinding 2 minutes (two minutes on the counter in the display), refusing to rewind anymore and telling me the tape is full.
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Overall 2
2.0

Awful Experience

Thomas H., Newegg
18 June 2006
  • Pros: Reviews of video quality are great, unfortunately haven't been able to see for myself.
  • Cons: Conclusion is that the firewire port on the camera is bad. Straight out of the box. I'm not looking forward to dealing with Panasonic warranty service. I will likely miss recording the birth of my twins waiting for repair. Since researching this problem I see it is quite common, I would recommend...
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