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4.9 out of 10

Toshiba Gigashot GSC-R60

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Overall 10
10

handy HD camcorder, great results!

J. Saffell, Amazon
9 July 2007
  • Summary: Every camcorder has pro's and con's. Pro: small size, light weight but sturdy, articulated screen, easy PC transfer of video, good resolution under most lighting conditions indoors and out, surprisingly steady shooting when hand held. Con: no print manual (it's on a CD), no external microphone jack, though tiny mic does a good job, unit takes a little time to focus in indoor room light.
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Overall 10
10

Toshiba Gigashot GSC-R60

whpgriffon, Ebay
9 March 2007
  • Summary: This is our first video cam. I did lots of research in video cameras before making this purchase and from all I read it seemed to have many features of more expensive models. It's great! Easy to handle and simple to operate even for beginners like us. Another great feature is the fact that we don't have to deal with the inconvenience of tapes or disks. It has a 60 GB hard drive and records directly into the camera to be transfered to your PC.
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Overall 10
10

Gigashot

Cristiane Morgan, Amazon
20 February 2007
  • Summary: I like the item, however, although they showed up available on the Amazon site, they were not to be found.
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Overall 8
8.0

Focus problem

Bright, Amazon
29 January 2007
  • Summary: I think the yukon's review on the focus and noisy problems was true. It can not hold focus on close-ups. And like Rajendra Bansi said in the review "There is indeed some Zoom lens noise picked up by the speaker when no other sound is present". Low light recoding is not good at all. Other things are very good.
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Overall 2
2.0

Toshiba Gigashot WORST CUSTOMER SUPPORT SYSTEM

Tutashkhia, Amazon
29 January 2007
  • Summary: Toshiba Gigashot GSC-R60 60GB 2MP Hard Disc Drive Camcorder w/10x Optical Zoom I bought this camera four month ago and was satisfied with the purchase. Only thing that i did not like about this camcorder was that flash does not work properly and pictures or videos in the night are worthless. Couple of weeks ago, we found out that we have lost USB cable to move files from camcorder to pc and that's when our Nightmare started.
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Overall 8
8.0

Goodbye to tapes forever

Groch "Gadgethound", Amazon
29 January 2007
  • Summary: I have been very satisfied with the results I have gotten from this camera. I wanted something that would allow me to record business and training presentations indoors in moderately lit rooms. This does a great job and lets me record a full week of training (55 hours) without changing tapes or discs. I have also gotten what I think are excellent family shots. The 2 megapixel still photos are the best I have ever seen out of a camcorder.
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Overall 8
8.0

60 Gig Toshiba Gigashot-Great Convenience, needs light

Bryan Vail, Amazon
29 January 2007
  • Summary: Terrific value, Intuitive features, simple file transfer and excellent software bundle make this a great average consumer video camera. Transferring movies right to DVD via PC is as simple as I've ever seen. Stability control is on the low end of effective and lighting conditions need to be reasonably bright for the picture to have full depth.
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Overall 10
10

Wonderful camcorder!

Y. Zhang, Amazon
29 January 2007
  • Summary: This is my 5th camcorder. Compare with vhsc, minidv, this one has best video quality, not to mention 30hrs tapeless storage capacity. I don't agree with the 1st reviewer on the focus, noise problems he/she reported. After using it for a week, I feel I should let others know the good thing about this camcorder. It defininately deserves a 5-star!
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Overall 6
6.0

Didn't quite meet my expectations

yukon, Amazon
29 January 2007
  • Summary: 11/1/06: In follow up to my first review on this unit, I received a replacement unit due to the focusing problem and the lens motor being recorded. It also had the exact same problem (in fact even louder). I really wanted to keep this camcorder, but I can't. Once you see the autofucus "hunting" and hear the autofocus motor during playback - even in outdoor settings with kids running around - you will understand. Who wants that distraction.
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Overall 10
10

small but powerful

Casey Watson "cmpcasper", Amazon
29 January 2007
  • Summary: My fiance loves our new camcorder. The zoom works great on this camera, he was able to zoom up on our cats whiskers and see small details. It also works great as a camera. It is very lite weight and portable. The battery has lasted at least 8hours. The video quality once hooked up to a television is excellent. The memory is also huge, you can save quite a bit of video and pictures. The download from the camcorder to the computer was very easy.
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