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Sony-dcr-hc40.15940
4.2 out of 10

Sony DCR-HC40

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Easy Camcorder
3 November 2004
  • Excerpt: Although the DCR-HC40, as the top of this year's HC line by Sony, includes an improvement in CCD size and still capabilities from its fellow camcorders, its performance is remarkably similar to the DCR-HC30, which nearly serves to render invalid any advances made by the upgrades. These include a big CCD, at 1/5 inch and 1.07 gross Megapixels, and better still capability, recording to Multimedia card at 1152 x 864.
  • Pros: - LCD quality, - Ease of use, - Decent low light and video quality
  • Cons: - Zooms, - Still options, - Mediocre manual control
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Sony Handycam DCR-HC40

CNET
8 September 2004
  • Excerpt: Porte-drapeau de la gamme des caméscopes MiniDV abordables de Sony (récemment baptisée HC), le Handycam DCR-HC40 est plus compact, plus léger et moins onéreux que ses prédécesseurs, ce qui ne l’empêche pas d’inclure de nombreuses améliorations. Suffisamment compact pour tenir dans une poche de manteau sans pour autant gêner la prise de vue, ce modèle offre un jeu de fonctionnalités de base satisfaisant, notamment un zoom optique 10x Carl Zeiss et la capture de clichés de...
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