Articles about handycam

Sony PJ670 & PJ440 Camcorders
Our smartphones, DSLRs, and compact cameras are perfectly capable of capturing and recording video in high quality, however we understand that there are some users who might prefer a more dedicated device for their video recording needs, such as a camcorder, and if you’re in the market for such a product, Sony has recently announced the PJ670 and PJ440 handycams.

Sony HDR-AX33 : A True 4K “Handycam”
In the past couple of years, Sony has made it a priority to bring to market a high-quality camcorder that looks and feels like a regular, compact camcorder. The Sony HDR-AX33 makes this a reality, and although 4K technology will continue to get smaller and more affordable over time, the AX33 marks the first time this level of 4K quality makes it into consumer hands in a form that they […]

Sony FDR-AX1 4K Handycam
[CEATEC 2013] You can more or less see it coming from afar – where there are 4K TVs on the horizon, it goes without saying that there will be devices for the consumer to create 4K content. Otherwise, the proliferation of 4K TVs are not going to go very far if we were to just depend on TV networks and cable channels to offer such support. Sony has anticipated such […]

Sony HDR-PJ790V, HDR-PJ650V And HDR-PJ430V Debut At CES 2013
[CES 2013] Sony has a trio of high definition Handycam camcorders of the flash memory variety to rock CES 2013, and they are the Sony HDR-PJ790V, HDR-PJ650V and HDR-PJ430V, which will retail this coming February for $1,599, $1,099 and $849, respectively. The Sony HDR-PJ790V will be the high end model of the trio, boasting a 24.1-megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor to enable you to get the best start in amateur […]


Sony HDR-TD30V Handycam Camcorder
[CES 2013] The whole world might be more interested in the next generation of iPhone or Samsung Galaxy S series smartphone, but this does not mean that the camcorder market should be neglected. Sony, as always, has something new in store for the masses, and this CES, things are no different with the introduction of the Sony HDR-TD30V Handycam camcorder, delivering 3D High-Definition video recording capability on-the-go, where all of […]

Sony Handycam HDR-CX430V, HDR-CX380, HDR-CX290V And HDR-CX230V Camcorders
[CES 2013]  Just like two peas in a pod, the Sony HDR-CX430V and HDR-CX380 are somewhat similar in most aspects, including their ability to record memories in Full HD 60p quality and 55x Extended Zoom, while featuring a 8.9-megapixel Exmor R CMOS Sensor, a 26.8mm wide angle Sony G Lens, and Optical SteadyShot image stabilization capability.The former will arrive this March for $699, while the latter is said to hit […]

Sony HDR-GW77V Waterproof Camcorder
Sony has just announced the Sony HDR-GW77V, also nicknamed Sony 77V, a camcorder that is built for “life on the go” as Sony would define it. Unlike most camcorders in this rugged category, the Sony HDR-GW77V is not an MP4 camcorder, which is often synonymous of lower video quality and lower bitrate. Bitrate defines how much information is stored per second to encode the video. Typically, the higher the bitrate, […]

Top 10 CES Gadgets
LG and Samsung 55” OLED TV,At CES, both LG and Samsung have committed to commercialize large-size OLED televisions by the end of the year. While no pricing has been announced yet, the rumored price is said to be hovering around $8000. We don’t know how close this is to reality, but it’s fair to assume that most people won’t be able to afford one the first models. Fortunately, OLED TVs […]

Sony Handycam HDR-TD20V with 3D
[CES 2012] The 3D Handycam camcorder launched last year at CES has been totally revamped by Sony to get a 34% reduction in body size and a “very innovative name”: HDR-TD20V.The distance between the two lenses has been decreased to roughly 21 mm, which allows shooting in 3D at a closer range (60cm). The EXMOR R sensor is larger than the one features in the previous model (Handycam HDR-TD10E), making it […]

Sony Handycam Lineup New Features
[CES 2012] Sony unveiled its new Handycam camcorder lineup at CES during its press conference. The Japanese manufacturer came up with some significant improvements on the image side, including an Extended Zoom, a 4X higher megapixels post- processing for still photos, more powerful sensors with higher megapixel counts across the whole lineup, and a very interesting new Balanced Optical SteadyShot technology that provides up to 13 times better stability than […]

Sony Handycam HDR-CX760V with Balanced Optical SteadyShot
[CES 2012] Sony is coming to CES with an impressive Handycam lineup and some great innovations including its new Balanced Optical SteadyShot technology that provides up to thirteen times better stability than the regular Optical SteadyShot, according to Sony.At the top of the line, the Sony Handycam CX760V is one of the three lucky products to get the Balanced Optical SteadyShot, a technology that, instead of only controlling the balance […]

Sony Handycam SX21E set to arrive in Europe
Folks living in Europe have something to celebrate this summer with – by recording their favorite memories for good using a reliable camcorder, and if you haven’t yet gotten a model for yourself, you can always check out what Sony has on offer for you – the Handycam SX21E that sports 67x Extended Zoom to boot.To put it in a nutshell, the SX21E will offer crisp and clear Standard Definition […]

Sony Handycam HDR-CX700VE
[CES 2011] The Sony Handycam HDR-CX700VE is a high end camcorder model packing a load of features including the Exmor R CMOS Sensor that performs well in low light conditions, a Wide Angle Lens G, Optical SteadyShot with Active Mode, Highlight Playback, Face Detection, iAUTO, 60p/30p recording (50p/25p in Europe) and 96GB of flash memory. The newly developed 16:9 Exmor R CMOS sensor delivers wide angle of up to 26.3mm […]

Sony Handycam DCR-SX15E and Handycam DCR-SR15E announced at IFA 2010
Sony has certainly not held back at IFA 2010, with two more camcorders (standard definition, unfortunately for those of you seeking for something that is state-of-the-art) – the Handycam DCR-SX15E and Handycam DCR-SR15E. Despite flying the standard definition banner, both models are touted to deliver decent video quality, coming with high-power 50x optical zoom lenses, SteadyShot image stabilization, and automatic Face Detection. A thumb-operated joystick located beside the flip-out 2.7-inch […]