Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
GPU Shipments in Q3: AMD Increased 8 percent, Nvidia Increased 30 Percent
Samsung Says New SZ985 Z-NAND SSD Offers Ultra-Low Latency and High Throughput
AMD EPYC Processor Powers the New HPE Gen10 Server
Volvo to Supply Thousands of Self-driving Cars to Uber
Marvell Technology to Buy Cavium for $6 billion
Honor 7X is Official Coming with a FullView Display
Samsung Forecast to Top Intel as Larger Semiconductor Supplier in 2017
Samsung, LG Electronics Cut TV Prices for Black Friday
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Sony in...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, January 24, 2005
Sony introduces new line of DVD Handycam camcorders for 2005


Sony intends to shake up the camcorder market and take personal DVD recording to the next level with its 2005 DVD Handycam camcorder line, featuring enhanced technology, surprising new design and amazing value.

"The marriage of advanced technology and elegant design in our latest DVD Handycam camcorder models will make recording video as much of an everyday occurrence as listening to music or watching TV," said Linda Vuolo, director for camcorder products at Sony Electronics.

Starting at only about $600, five new DVD models deliver such exciting features as Dolby? Digital 5.1 channel surround recording, DVD+RW/-RW/-R compatibility, and touch-panel displays. Your personal DVD recordings can be played back using most current home DVD players and PC drives, as well as later releases of PlayStation?2 videogame consoles.

The Surround Sound Advantage
Addressing the expanding appetite for a home theater experience, several of the new DVD camcorders provide surround sound recording. The DCR-DVD403 model has a built-in mic to record in 5.1 channel surround sound, while the DCR-DVD103 and DCR-DVD203 models offer the ability to record in rich, surround sound with an optional accessory microphone.

The pinnacle of the DVD lineup, the DCR-DVD403 units is the first consumer camcorder to include Dolby? Digital 5.1 Creator. This unique technology incorporates built-in, multichannel microphones, so you can record your home movies in dramatic 5.1 channel digital surround sound for an immersive audio experience.

This feature-rich model also has a 3.3 (gross) Megapixel Advanced HAD? CCD for higher picture quality video and outstanding three megapixel still images. For viewing on wide-screen televisions, the model has a 2.7-inch wide hybrid SwivelScreen? touch- panel LCD screen. That's allows you switch between 16:9 and 4:3 aspect ratios.

Easy menu control and the ability to see the screen whether shooting in bright daylight or a dark room, ensures that you always get the best shot. A Carl Zeiss? Vario-Sonnar? T* Lens and built-in flash complete this fully-equipped package.

The DCR-DVD403 DVD Handycam camcorder will be available this spring for about $1,000.

Two other smart options for surround sound recording are provided by the DCR-DVD203 and DCR-DVD103 models. Both camcorders utilize an external microphone to create home movies with rich, full sound that capture the entire mood.

The DCR-DVD203 camcorder has a 1.07 Megapixel Advanced HAD? CCD for shooting clear, crisp video and one megapixel still images. It also features a 2.7-inch wide hybrid SwivelScreen? Touch Panel LCD Screen and will be available this spring for about $800.

The DCR-DVD103 model offers an Advanced HAD? CCD and 2.5-inch Hybrid SwivelScreen? Touch Panel LCD Screen. It will also be available this spring for about $700.

Breaking the Mold
Another highlight of the line, the DCR-DVD7 model has a distinctive new design sure to be the subject of envy on soccer sidelines and at school plays everywhere. This compact model has a one-of-a-kind round shape, which is extremely comfortable in the hand.

"The design alone of this model is enough to motivate hours of movie-making", Vuolo noted.

The DCR-DVD7 camcorder is gripped much like a digital camera, where full advantage can be taken of its 2.5-inch Hybrid Touch Panel LCD Screen. It has an Advanced HAD? CCD and convenient features like Super SteadyShot? Image Stabilization and the NightShot? Infrared System. It will be available this spring for about $700.

Rounding out the Lineup
DCR-DVD92: Entry-level model provides the benefits of DVD recording for only about $600! Advanced HAD? CCD and 2.5-inch Hybrid SwivelScreen? Touch Panel LCD Screen. Available this spring.

DCR-DVD301: Has a 1.07 Megapixel Advanced HAD? CCD for high quality video and one megapixel stills. 3.5-inch Hybrid SwivelScreen? LCD Screen, Super SteadyShot? Picture Stabilization, Color Viewfinder, Progressive Shutter System, Super NightShot? Plus Infrared System and Intelligent Accessory Shoe. DVD-R/ -RW Compatibility. This model is currently available.

From The Manilla Bulletin



Previous
Next
Macrovision Demonstrates the World's Most Widely Adopted Music Content Protection Solutions        All News        Sonic Solutions soars
Lead Data lands over-NT$500 million order for MPEG4 players     Consumer Electronics News      Sony boosts memory stick capacity to 4GB

Source Link Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Sony Revives the AIBO Robot Dog
Sony Raises Earnings Outlook, as Camera Chips, TVs Fuel Recovery
Sony develops Remote-driven Electric Vehicle
Sony's New Full-frame α7R III Interchangeable Lens Camera Combines 42.4 MP Resolution and Speed
DVDFab Debuts 4K Ultra HD Copy Software
John Kodera Promoted to President and CEO at Sony Interactive Entertainment
Sony Unveils 4K HDR Palm-style Camcorders with Phase-detection AF
New Sony Cyber-shot RX100 IV Supports Phase-detect AF and 24 fps Bursts
Sony Unveils New Smartphones, Audio and Imaging Products at IFA 2017
New Sony Magnetic Tape Storage Technology Supports High-Capacity 330 TB Recording
Image Sensors and Music Lead Sony's Growth
Sony Entertainment to Start Vinyl Record Production

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2017 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .