Summary: When the item arrived I quickly realized that the enclosed camcorder was not an xr100. Unfortunately the seller doesn't have the correct item so I will have to settle for a refund. As always, check to see that you received the correct item.
Summary: I just used this cam twice to records a soccer tournament of my children. After working properly for a while, it started to display a blue screen and stopped recording and displaying error messages. And it happened during the two trials.
Summary: I've used this camera for year and it's still impressive. Quick and easy to use. Light weight and compact. Excellent HD image. Good battery life. No tapes to bother. I just off load all video to my computer via USB. Highly recommended.
Summary: I am Glad I bought this Camcorder in time for my grand daughters's first Birth Day, and my 65the birthday. I am an experience camcorder use - since VHS bulky (Panasonic) one to small cartridge tape(Canon.
Summary: If you are looking for a camera that shoots great HD outside, then you have found the camera. The quality of shooting outdoors is very good. But when you go indoors and you do not have a lot of light coming in from the windows then the camera will start picking up noise.