Feels like a pile of junk, takes good video though.
Blade "Blade", Amazon
16 September 2011
Summary: I'm not going to write paragraphs about the video quality or features, just want to mention some things about the camera: Build Quality - This thing feels like the biggest piece of electronic garbage I've ever held. If I would have handled one of these in the store, I would have never purchased it.
Not very good---packaging and pic and video quality
Audio Guy in NC, Amazon
13 July 2011
Summary: The camera arrived two days ago and I've had time to figure out how to use it. The USB mechanical interface is one you would have expected on a camera maybe 10 years ago----the hard to operate slide out full size USB connector.
Great for my intended purpose; a letdown as a camera
28 November 2010
Summary: To be clear, I bought the Xacti to replace a larger, older video camera that isn't directly compatible with my Mac so I wasn't aiming for the moon here. The PD2 is exactly what I hoped it would be and does exactly what I hoped it would do: it is small and lightweight, it's easy to use (once I...
Summary: This camera has pretty decent video quality, but the sound quality is much better than the video. Photos are alright, but often come out blurry. Because of the nice stereo mic's, I use this more for sound than video.
Summary: When you obey the rules of small sensor cameras, this one will take a good picture. It should not be used in place of a good point-and-shoot camera on vacation, but it has it's place. I would use this camera in conjunction with my favorite camera for the video only.
Summary: The main draw back of this dual camera is its video quality whilst its picture quality is reasonable. The reason I am a bit disappointed with its video quality, was after I compared it with the Flick (non-HD) camera; the Flick unit tooks better quality video, especially under indoor/low light...