Summary: I'm very impressed with the camcoder. It's like a new one I had before that I couldent get repaired. I had several lens. memory sticks & recorded tapes I can now use with this one. Thanks again, Elbert
Summary: My husband loves the camera. It works great. My husband had a camera just like this one for many years. His camera wasn't working just right, so we went on e-bay and found several, and got the bid on this camera. He has been very happy with the camera.
Sony Handycam DCR TRV740 - The best Digital 8 Camcorder
6 July 2006
Summary: If you are a Video 8 user (8 mm, Hi 8 or Digital 8), having this camcorder it's a must. Sony discontinued the investment and development in Video 8 camcorders about 2 years ago and the models you find in the market today are not as good as this one (not even many of the Mini DV ones have its...
Summary: The Sony TRV-740 is an upgrade to our old analog Sharp 8mm camcorder. The difference in picture quality is amazing between analog and digial 8. There is no noticeable buzzing noise on the recordings as other reviewers have claimed.