Highest Rated Consumer Review by the Community
Mar 1, 2005 by bubblz
Rated a Very Helpful Review
Pros: Small size -- uses DVDs (more portable) -- SteadyShot -- NightShot -- self diagnostic
Cons: Expensive media -- not durable -- limited warranty is JUST THAT -- expensive to repair
Summary: I received this as a requested gift around my daughter's first birthday. I thought it would be great to be able to make a DVD and then pop it in the DVD player and see the results. An added bonus was that I could easily make copies for friends and ... read more
Jan 6, 2004 by a_k_z
Rated a Helpful Review
Pros: Great functions, very easy to use
Cons: Flash not included, but can be purchased
Summary: I had wanted this camera for a long time, so I finally sent in my order to 1-888-Camcorders. I needed it in time for Christmas, however, and they called the 14th saying it wouldn't be able to come in, so I went to Best Buy and purchased it for $900.00 ... read more
Express Customer Reviews
Dec 23, 2005 by andijane
Pros: Umm...it's shiny
Cons: multiple problems, even when it is working properly.
Summary: Camera operates ok so far, but it stalls while recording, so I miss a second or so at a time seemingly while it "writes" to the disc. Software is horrible, and the file formats sony chose is right up there with betamax, no one else uses them, so you are ... read more
Oct 23, 2004 by dwwilburn
Pros: Small size is good, going straight from camcorder to TV is easy.
Cons: The software that came with it is not easy to me.
Summary: I found the camera pretty easy to use. The kids love watching themselves on TV, we just record and pop the disc in the playstation. The software that came with it is not that easy for me to use. I thought I would do more copying of dvds to send to ... read more
Sep 2, 2004 by misskva
Cons: I basically gave $800 to Sony for nothing.
Summary: I loved this camcorder when I first got it. I have always bought Sony but this is the second Sony product that has me disappointed. After only filming 4 dvds, it stopped working properly. The end all was when I couldn't eject the disk! It doesn't ... read more
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