Excerpt: The Sony TRV 238E is an outstanding camcorder,only with a tape recording.If this camcorder is changed to a digital one,it would be very useful.However,the quality of picture and sound from it is outstanding.It is also very easy to operate and even a child can learn recording a movie by holding this...
Summary: Disappointed with both Sony and Amazon as we ordered this item twice and each time two parts were missing: both blamed the other for missing parts. Have decided to order a different make. On the refund side Amazon were prompt to collect and refund money.
Summary: I bought this as my first video camera and its very easy to use... virtually no instuction manual needed! I wanted a camera that feels sturdy yet not too big and chunky so that I could take it travelling and thats exactly what i got! Very pleased with my purchase and would reccomend.
Excerpt: Sony Handycam CCD TRV238E is a good camera for a beginner and it has a great price as well. It has a 20*optical zoom which ensures a clear, high quality picture throughout zooming to the subject. Ease of use is of prime concern for this model.
Pros: Easy to grip body, 2 . 5"LCD display,easy to read menu
Excerpt: Firstly let me say i'm a paranormal Investigator, so i need a good camcorder. I just love this camcorder, it does brilliant recording especially in the dark with night shot on. I have had some amazing pieces of footage with orbs, shadows and lights with this cam, i would totally be 100% lost with...
Excerpt: I bought my first camcorder when my son was born, nearly 10 years ago. I went for a Canon UC30 Hi, a Hi8 model that had what I considered a great virtue at the time; it was very small and light compared to most competition.
Pros: CHEAP ! Plays 8/Hi8 and converts to digital output
Cons: Heavier and larger than many miniDV camcorders