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Sony Handycam DCR HC14e

Advantages: Use of the Carl Ziess Lens, The Sony Badge, new Touch screen 2.5" LCD
Disadvantages: LCD screen needs cleaing as finger print marks get all over it

With any Sony camcorder you get the quality Carl Zeiss Lens, which has been rated one of the top lenses within the business of camcorder and also digital cameras. Price Ranges from £200 to £350, shop around, and see if companies will price match ...

ignition2000 10.02.2005 · Read full review
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Point-and-shoot, simplicity and ease.

Advantages: Carl Zeiss Lens, small and light, price
Disadvantages: Microphone picks up mechanism noise, flimsy

...Anyone looking to get a user friendly digital video camera for a family holiday or the likes, this is one for you. Sony put together a fantastic package with the HC14E including a range of accessories, an excellent lens, "night-shot" for zero light condit ...

alexscott 11.05.2006 · Read full review
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Great first choice camcorder, obsolete

Advantages: Compact, Cheap and Versitile
Disadvantages: Low light noise, No manual controls, No manual focus ring

Really quick review: > Picture quality is good in well lit areas, but suffers with noise when indoors. This takes the form of a blue and red grain over the recorded image. > Controls are easy to use, but operating focus and white balance though the ...

mrbicrevise 26.05.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Sony Handycam DCR-HC14E

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This thing is great.

Advantages: Extremely easy to use, plenty of features, long life, USB streaming.
Disadvantages: A little big? Bundled software is useless.

I recently bought this cam for general use, and it has served really very well. As you'd expect from Sony, they haven't cut any corners, and the whole camera has a real feel fo quality about every part of it. The range of features for the price is a ...

censu 03.07.2004 · Read full review
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Capturing Life In All Its Glory

Advantages: Great Picture, Plenty of Features
Disadvantages: Average Battery Life

The Sony DCR-TRV 355 (from now on called the 355 in this review) is a camcorder you can most certainly rely on for your home footage needs whatever the subject. Maybe you are looking at recording your loved animals, such as Fluffy the kitten, or your newl ...

heideroosjes 03.02.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Sony Handycam DCR-TRV355E

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