Review by kidcamo522
November, 03 2005
Pros: Great looks, low light capability, sd card reader & quality video
Cons: No external mic, poor auto focus and customer service
Review by canyonvideo
February, 13 2004
Pros: ease of use, lens
Cons: no external microphone input, bottom loading
Review by brandonf
December, 08 2003
Pros: Compact, Balanced, Large LCD Screen
Cons: Small Controls, Bottom Loading, Jackbox, Humidity Sensitivity
Review by freakfunk
December, 04 2003
Pros: Overall quality machine - durability
Cons: The microphone
Review by frequencywaves
October, 25 2003
Pros: f1.2 lens, 10x zoom (optical), picture quality,
Cons: jackbox, manual controls are narrow
Review by reiddg
October, 08 2003
Pros: Light weight. Clear Images. Many effects built in. Still image mode.
Cons: Works poorly with high contrast. Very sensitive to humidity.
Review by cameramann
June, 18 2003
Pros: Great in low light environments. Very large LCD screen. Good color pick-up.
Cons: Small viewfinder.
Review by docoman
June, 11 2003
Pros: The GR DV 3000 provides portabilty, sharp images & great sound.Great semi-pro cam
Cons: Bottom tape feed, hunting of focus in low light situations.
Review by shane_dt3001
February, 19 2003
Review by gerrym32
December, 05 2002
Pros: Love this camcorder. Fits like a glove. Great picture and sound. Mini tapes a plus.
Cons: Medium battery life use wisely. Long life batteries can be expensive.
Review by amstel78
November, 22 2002
Pros: f1.2 Aspherical lens, manual focus ring, good low light performance, battery performance.
Cons: Microphone audio quality, menu system, lack of greater manual controls, "Jack-Box," no external mic input.
Review by gorillabanana
October, 31 2002
Pros: low lux, compact, balanced, easy controls, amazing stills, excellent sound, progressive scan.
Cons: bottom loading cassette, no external mic jack.
Review by dkozin
October, 24 2001
Pros: Excellent picture quality, large array of features, good value
Cons: There are less expensive digital camcorders (if you care)
Review by skeeber
October, 05 2001
Pros: Ease of use, light weight, compact, high quality, includes remote
Cons: Durability, battery life.
Review by eor137
July, 17 2001
Pros: Relatively Inexpensive, High resolution, Great Value
Cons: Low Battery, No Tape, Volume
Review by randymagic
May, 13 2001
Pros: Outstanding picture due to the 680k pixel CCD and sharp lens, good value.
Cons: Lack of analog inputs.
Review by cls8
April, 05 2001
Pros: Great picture quality, nice feature selection, easy to use
Cons: Sound quality is disappointing
Review by Taxus
March, 25 2001
Pros: Small ,VERY light weight, Digital , Inexpensive , Lots of connection options
Cons: High Lux , No memory stick for still photos
Review by marklafferty
March, 21 2001
Pros: price, size, and functionality
Cons: power button not as easy to use as could be
Review by bub78
March, 12 2001
Pros: Inexpensive, good video quality, easy to use
Cons: Poor battery life, auto-shutoff
Review by rubis
February, 07 2001
Pros: Easy Firewire (ILink) Connection, Great video quality, Ergonomic, easy to operate, price
Cons: Still images are low quality