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Diamond review  Definitely A Handy Cam!

Advantages: Very Easy To Use Camcorder Easy For The Beginner. A Must Buy Product
Disadvantages: Can not charge while using camcorder or playing back footage.

...~~~ I have always wanted to own a camcorder but never really had the money so when I came into a bit of money I decided to spend it on one. Eventually with a lot of discussion I decided on the Sony Handycam DCR TRV255E from the Great Uni ...

DannyBoy108 06.04.2006 · Read full review
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Diamond review  Complexity make you groany? Just pick up a Sony!

Advantages: Fairly cheap, easy to use, good range of features, looks cool!
Disadvantages: Digital8 cassettes, no memory stick slot.

The Sony DCR-TRV255 was and still is the first digital camcorder I have ever owned. It took me a good few months to decide to buy it, with the next model up in mind, but then in the end I decided to buy only what I needed (For example, I didn’t need a me ...

storpey 08.08.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Sony Handycam DCR-TRV255E

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Great camcorder

Advantages: small, easy to use, good picture quality
Disadvantages: heavy, limited battery use

This is the first camcorder I've ever bought, and it has provided much entertainment and come in very useful since. If you're thinking of buying one, particularly a first one, I think this is one of the best. Here are the main Features: Digital 8 re ...

sleepy123 16.10.2004 · Read full review
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TRV255E, A Very Handy Cam

Advantages: Great for Newbies & Old Hands with Steadycam & Easycam
Disadvantages: nothing too major

If you're looking for your first Digital Camcorder and want decent quality. Here's one to seriously Consider! I needed a Camcorder that was useful for Work and Home! The TRV-255E is a 0 lux (no light needed at all), Night-Vision (Infra-Red) equippe ...

SteveMason77 15.02.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Sony Handycam DCR-TRV255E

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Sony Handycam

Advantages: Simple to use, Plenty of features, Both Hi8 and Digital8 tapes
Disadvantages: No firewire card/wire supplied, Awful software, battery life.

Its a good camera for those people just starting out in the filming world. The features are there for both newbies and familiars. Easycam option which limits the features to be used, but that is easily turned off. Its just a plug and go, press and record ...

jeliman 13.07.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Sony Handycam DCR-TRV255E

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Picture quality

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Value for money