Summary: I purchased this camera about a month ago through amazon from J & R out of new york. I love the camera but would not purchase from J&R again. The camera does not come in the sony packaging protected by foam or anything.
Summary: All I can say is, "WOW"!! After using a standard definition camcorder, this is light years ahead. The low light videos are perfectly exposed and display natural colors. The picture quality is incredible, and the features are second to none.
Summary: Well, this is my first camcorder so I cannot say that I am much experienced with camcorder. However, I am very satisfied with this camcorder. There are several points that I want to write down. First off with the pro: 1.
Summary: Bought this about a month ago after my HDR-HC3 crapped out (the dreaded tape eject malfunction) and I can say that this is a very good camera. You can read postings on: [...] many of the people posted their experience on this camera, and everyone is happy.
Summary: I wanted a small HD camera for both video and stills - This camera gave me all that and more. The HD video is excellent and in low light there is little to no grain. The 12 mega pixel stills are also excellent and comparable to any sony cybershot. I love the size and ease of use.
Summary: I've owned this camera for a month now. Absolutely love it. Pros: * Excellent HD film under low-light conditions * Turns on instantly * Has night-vision * Easy to operate * Takes high res pics as you film * Smile detection technology automatically takes a pic when all people in frame are smiling *...