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Sony DCR-DVD101
3.6 out of 10

Sony DCR-DVD101

Yes a DVD camcorder! Sony shows us once more that they are the Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Sony DCR-DVD101

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Overall 2
2.0

Stay Away

R. J. Levin, Amazon
3 July 2006
  • Summary: Unless have no need to edit. This is completely incompatable with non-sony software. It almost works with Adobe Premier Elements, but causes crashes. To use with an Apple, you have to convert the format to MPEG (MPEG4 works best) and the signal is horribly distorted in the process.
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Overall 2
2.0

with sony the problem starts when you have a problem

L. Finn, Amazon
23 March 2006
  • Summary: we were given this $900 recorder right after the birth of our child so we got some great movies of him.At 6 months we got a format error on display screen and weren't able to discharge dvd.called sony troubleshooting and not very helpful staff read from a manual which didnt apply to our model,...
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Overall 2
2.0

It would be funny if it wasn't true

James Rogers "Comic Guy", Amazon
10 September 2005
  • Summary: First of all, for you people with a short attention span - DO NOT GET THIS CAMERA !!! Now for everyone else, this camera has been one of the biggest thorns in my side in recent memory - it started pretty good - it is easy to take video and pictures the LCD screen is good the zoom is above average...
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Overall 2
2.0

Not Recommended!!

Dawn A. Mcbride, Amazon
8 November 2004
  • Summary: I received the camera as a gift from my mother, so it is difficult to complain - however, I am very unhappy. The ImageMaker Pixela software is terrible. It is not user friendly at all. I tried to use Microsoft Movie Maker but you must first download the images in the Pixela software.
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Overall 2
2.0

Awful!

kazza, Amazon
24 September 2006
  • Summary: Yes it's tiny and compact but it seems to have an unending capability to go wrong. It has found multiple ways of messing up discs and losing irreplaceable film. Don't buy it!
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Overall 2
2.0

Terrible

Mr. Lp Hooker, Amazon
24 September 2006
  • Summary: My works bought 3 of these, nobody could get the discs to play on PC, they sat in a cupboard for 4 years, I took one home, same issue nothing at all when loading the discs into dvd drive, nothing launches.
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