Conclusion: We congratulate Sony for breaking the $600 barrier for a quality full HD camcorder. It’s just a matter of time before the $500 wall is breached – praise be! We’ve always been fans of HD camcorders, but the caveat has always been price. Now, for the most part, this is gone.
Excerpt: AVCHD has exploded on the consumer and pro-sumer scene like a new star at the Oscars, and the CX100 is the newest "actor" in the AVCHD lineup from Sony. Packed into a small body measuring 2" W x 2.25" H x 4" L (including factory battery) and 2" W x 2.25"H x 5" L with the more practical NP90 battery,...
Ultra-compact flash memory camcorder with 1920x1080i video resolution
Good Gear Guide.au
3 April 2009
Conclusion: The Sony HDR-CX100 is an impressive flash memory handycam that offers a solid performance across the board. If you're looking for an affordable high-definition camcorder, it will not disappoint.
Pros: Good low-light performance, 8GB inbuilt memory, attractive and lightweight design, lots of features for the asking price
Cons: No external audio options, shake-free video takes practice
Excerpt: La Sony HDR-CX100E è una videocamera di eccezionale qualità e dotata di un design compatto ma robusto. Dispone di un sensore CMOS Exmor che registra filmati video Full HD, con una risoluzione di 1920x1080 pixel, e scatta foto a 4 megapixel.
Pros: Zoom, Stabilizzatore, Slot per schede di memoria, Memoria flash, Face Detection e Smile Detection