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Sony-dcr-pc55.31516419
4.3 out of 10

Sony DCR-PC55

Sleek, stylish and amazingly portable, the Sony DCR-PC55 MiniDV Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Sony DCR-PC55

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Overall 2
2.0

Not any good if the lens cap does not open!

Hoopla, Amazon
28 March 2010
  • Summary: I have had this camera about 6 years paid 700.00. I liked this camera because you can take pictures and video and even take a picture from your video. About a year ago the lens cap hesitated when trying to open (automatic) then it just stopped. Sony quoted 500.00 to fix. That is rediculous! I finally got used to all of the screens so I am not sure what to do. Everything in my house is Sony but I am at the point of defecting.
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Overall 2
2.0

Terrible Service and Unresponsive....

Lisa R. Mccoy, Amazon
24 July 2007
  • Summary: Ordered product expidited and after a week it was never received. I finally received notice from Amazon that the order was cancelled (by the vendor). My guess is they never had the product to begin with. I'll NEVER use them again. I don't understand why it took over a week to discover the product was not available. I would not recommend.
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Overall 2
2.0
Value for money 6
6.0
Ease of use 8
8.0

Hardware good -Software TERRIBLE!!!!

georgewke..., Ciao
25 January 2006
  • Excerpt: "...overall a good camera. Typical Sony thinking about all the little features that allow the device to work extremely intuitively - easy to use, but packed with features - HOWEVER - the entire package is all let down by the software that ships with the camera!!! As most people will know, part of the fun of using a camcorder is the ACTUAL filming, the capturing of loved ones and fun times onto a media which can be stored for years - BUT, of course, ...
  • Pros: Excellent Hardware  -  smooth features  -  compact design
  • Cons: TERRIBLE SOFTWARE  -  LIMITS PURPOSE OF ENTIRE CAMERA !
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