Summary: Great product! Now I don't have to carry tons of tape for recording my memories. Fast connection with your computer. Pictures come out great. Sometimes it may be blurry. You might have a problem location an extra battery. The extra SD drives are useful for back up. User friendly.
Summary: I did lot of comparisons with similar PRICED camcorders sony/Canon ($500) and here are my finding The factors need to be considered in any digital photo/video are 1. CCD size 2. MP 3. Filter Size - Lense dia - big means more light goes in to CCD 4. Lense Quality I like this camcorder because 1.
Summary: Given that this is my first real camcorder, outside of the digital cameras I own that support 20 second video clips, I have little to compare it to. That being said, I've seen people with stacks of DV tape that they never convert to DVD, and consequently - never view again.