Sony DCR PC109 is a Compact MiniDV Digital Handycam Camcorder with a 10x Optical Zoom.
Best Digital Camcorder Reviews
2 March 2011
Excerpt: Compact and feature rich, the Sony DCR PC109 MiniDV Handycam is the perfect camcorder for people who demand quality and convenience. Featuring a large 2.5 hybrid SwivelScreen LCD display, Super NightShot Plus infrared recording system, Super SteadyShot image stabilization, and a big 1.0 megapixel Advanced HAD imaging device, the DCR-PC109 provides all the punch of a camera twice its size.
Excerpt: Sony's moderately priced matchbook camcorder this year, the DCR-PC109, has a 1/5-inch CCD with 690K effective pixels for video and 1000K effective pixels for still photos. It has a 10x optical zoom and a 2.5 inch LCD screen for monitoring your footage.
Pros: - Docking station, - Hot shoe, - Mic input, - Portability/ Ease of Use, - Spot metering, Spot Focus
Cons: - Video and Low light performance are just average, - Manual Controls are lacking