Camcorders forum: Should I buy Canon or Sony DVD camcorder?

by: questa98 October 21, 2005 1:11 PM PDT

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Should I buy Canon or Sony DVD camcorder?

by questa98 - 10/21/05 1:11 PM

I currently have a Samsung mini-DV camcorder. My husband is convinced we need a DVD camcorder. My head is spinning after an afternoon trying to figure out what to buy. I wasn't really happy with my Samsung, but have stuck it out anyway.

I want to play the DVD's directly in to my DVD player and in my computer (I have a DVD drive) and I want something that will have a good quality video. I'm not out to spend $1000. Most importantly I don't want something that will need to be replaced in a year or two. I want a good camcorder.

Anyone? I have heard that Sony is crap. lol Canon only has 2 to choose from. Pansonic, seems cheap. I just don't know.

Any advice, would be appreciated.

Thanks
Becky

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