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Advantages: Easy to use but with fantastic results.
Disadvantages: Add-ons not available yet as camera is relatively new.

Having not owned a camcorder before I decided that now was the time jump into the market, I was looking for a resonably priced digital camcorder that would also take still pictures (to kill two birds with one stone so I did not need to buy a seperate digi ...

markc 26.09.2000 · Read full review
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Review of Panasonic NV-DS55

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The Best Camcorder We Have Used

Advantages: Both a Digital Video and Digital Still Camera with great quality
Disadvantages: It takes you a few sessions to fully understand all features

...We previously owned two analogue camcorders, both Sony. They were good but bulky. So we decided to find a smaller camcorder. We were also looking for a digital still camera. When we found the Panasonic NV DS55B we were in luck! It is compact and comfortab ...

hartplatt 13.03.2004 · Read full review
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The Best Camcorder We Have Used

Advantages: Both a Digital Video and Digital Still Camera with great quality
Disadvantages: It takes you a few sessions to fully understand all features

...We previously owned two analogue camcorders, both Sony. They were good but bulky. So we decided to find a smaller camcorder. We were also looking for a digital still camera. When we found the Panasonic NV DS55B we were in luck! It is compact and comfortab ...

hartplatt 13.03.2004 · Read full review
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A good camera until it goes faulty

Advantages: Small, compact and easy to use.
Disadvantages: Unreliable and faulty

When we first got this camera I loved it. It's really easy to use, the zoom is great on it, and it's easy enough to link to the pc for recording still images and videos. It has some great features including sepia recording. The battery life is fairly good ...

ManchesterLizard 09.05.2005 · Read full review
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Top quality waterproof upright handheld video camera

Advantages: General design, good quality
Disadvantages: Uncertainty over whether buttons are pushed or not

Doesn't tech move on quickly? A couple of years ago, I was going on about this funky new waterproof HD camcorder we'd acquired at work, and how it was state of the art, immense zoom and could withstand a whole load of barrage and abuse. Fast forward and l ...

pmcds 05.11.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Panasonic HX-WA2

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