Highly rated for video performance and easy controls, this flash-memory based camcorder has a 12X optical zoom, elegant design and takes good still photos. While the 6.9 cm LCD screen is not as large as some camcorders, travelers will appreciate the large battery and quick auto focus. Most importantly, it has a good lens, lightweight 45 gram body and comfortable controls.
Offering better resolution and brighter colors thr, high definition camcorders promise to bring homemade film making to a new level. Many users are waiting until manufacturers master the perfect mix of lightweight body and optimum results. Here are three camcorders setting the pace.
Samsung HMX-H106 HD SSD Flash Memory Camcorder w/64GB Memory & 10x Optical Zoom
Samsung's new H106 bypasses the need for hard drive, with a 64 gigabyte solid state drive offering similar benefits to many high-end laptop on the market.
This equatea to an impressive 1 hours of HD video storage. While specifics were unavailable at press time, the machine, with its simple and attractive design, promises to shake up the HD camcorder competition this year.