Summary: Do not waste your money with this Sony product. I have had several problems with this unit and have only had it 3Yrs. I'm writing this review mainly because Sony will not back-up their poorly designed products.
Excerpt: When I went to buy a new video camera for this Christmas I had some very specific ideas about what I wanted. I wanted good quality video and good quality pictures. I already had an older video camera - also a Sony by the way - but …
Excerpt: I decided to shoot my first short film made for the web so I bought the Sony DCR-SR300. I cast a few of my friends as actors and wrote a 7 page script. We shot this video in a few hours and this Sony camera made the …
Summary: Bought it for my father-in-law and he loves using it especially the huge hard-drive, but that comes with a price and that's bulk. I'm a minimalist so I personally like the flash memory based camcorders. Still, for SD, this camcorder is good.
Summary: Pros: Easy to use, direct connection to your pc by usb, sharp video and photos. Cons: battery life, you need a spare for sure, Zooming is only 20X, but this is not a big problem if you don't want to catch a man on the moon.
Summary: I've had this camcorder for 6 months now. Video is excellent even on my 52inch LCD HD TV!! Pleasantly surprised. Sony does not sell them anymore, not sure why. I paid under $800 for mine. You wont regret the quality. Easy to author dvds (NO CONVERSION needed).
Summary: Excellent choice Video - great still photos - very good 40GB Hard Disk - Cool Display, Touch Screen - nice... Battery could have given which can last bit more. Currently it lasts for 100 - 120 mins
Summary: I have had this camera for over four months. I bought it primarily to record my daughter's various performances. I was concerned about recording in low light, the sound quality and ease of downloading, as well as the actual quality of the video.
Summary: After viewing a few camcord information, I found the Sony DCR-SR300 a wonderfull video camara. As soon I got it in my hands, I started doing some films. The picture cuality is very very good. This video camara gives you good films even without light. I love it I recomend this 100%