Summary: This is a nice little camera. Takes awesome pictures and video. The interface between the camera and my mac laptop however was not as easy as it should have been. We did get the issue resolved with a bit of persistance
Summary: I have used this for two days now and I can say that it leaves a lot to be desired. Its bad in low light, poor in decent light and below par in sunlight. The colors are washed out and very slow to adjust when moving the camera.
Summary: I bought this camera as we prepared to go on spring break. We didn't have a whole lot of time to figure things out before we left so we had to learn on the fly. The good: Lightweight, easy to use Good picture quality overall Color does shift with different light levels though The bad: An issue I...
Small, punches above its weight, issues in low light and audio.
6 July 2011
Excerpt: We purchased this for our trip to New York last year; we needed something small, light and with good credentials to record out anniversary. After reading reviews on other mini-camcorders such as the Flip we 'test-drove' a few and were immediately taken aback by the Bloggie.
Pros: Simple to use, great picture quality, good battery life .
Cons: Audio in the wind, screen - auto - rotation issues .
Good for simple use not great for anythign mroe complicated
6 December 2010
Summary: Bought this camera for simple blogging but did nit like the qulity of image, plugginf it directly into the computer was a joke and the software was fussy. Overall not suitaboe for waht i needed it for. however it was light, smart looking and simple to use - if that is waht you need.
Summary: Filiming outside with this camera produces excellent results, no complaints. However inside is not very good. Just trying to figure out how to edit the video it takes. Windows Movie Maker does not support MP4 which is what the camera films in.
Summary: No indication of recording time only being 30 mins, so how can it be classed as a camcorder (taxes paid????) I was buying the unit to be able to record training information over 1 to 2 hrs length without intervention. Disappointing video, grainy in low light.
Read me 1st - It's Ok!, Not really that good indoors
SignedAdam "Im a geek on his own", Amazon
13 August 2010
Summary: You would think the MHS-CM5 bloggie would be good indoors, because it's called the MHS-CM5 bloggie, but it's not, the only place you can use it, is outdoors, It get's hot after 15 to 25 minutes of it switched on, The camera comes with some software in the camera that you can not delete, you have to...
Summary: I like the look of Sony kit generally and the bloggie lives up to expectation. It is very compact, glossy with a hint of violet (but the overall impression is black). It feels solid but is not too heavy. All the switches, hinges and flaps work smoothly and all feel like they will last.
Summary: the price was good,i went to currys and aked the assistant for the best,easy and compact camcorder and he suggested this one,but it`s a pain to download to cd or dvd,also you can`t see what you`r veidioing when you`r out and about co`s there isn`t any eye focus in it..i might be doing it wrong!!!
Pros: size and quality if photos x viedios
Cons: not easy to transfer from comp to dvd or cd.! and also you can`t see what you`r vedioing when you`r on hols etc!!