Canon DVD camcorder
I just paid £199 for this .less 10% and £40 cash back so to buy it outright for £149.99 seems a good deal as the cash back offer has finished
Record straight to widescreen Dual Layer DVD through the powerful 30x optical zoom.
* Direct-to-DVD recording with DVD-R DL (Dual Layer) support
* 30x optical zoom lens (800x digital zoom)
* True widescreen recording with a 16:9 LCD screen and viewfinder
* Quick Start button
* Easy Joystick controller
* DIGIC DV II
A powerful Canon 30x optical zoom lens captures eye-catching widescreen home movies that are recorded directly to DVD (-R/-RW/-R DL). For even higher magnification, use the 800x digital zoom. An Electronic Image Stabilizer (EIS) keeps movies looking smooth and steady.
The DC201 is optimised for true widescreen recording straight to DVD. Easily preview widescreen movies in true 16:9 using the camcorders 2.7" widescreen LCD. If you need to extend battery life use the energy efficient 0.27" widescreen colour EVF (Electronic Viewfinder) instead.
Dual Layer DVDs
Use Dual Layer discs (DVD-R) for even more recording capacity: store up to 108 minutes of digital video on a single DVD.
DIGIC DV II
Developed for Canons High Definition (HD) camcorder range, DIGIC DV II is Canons ultra-fast image processor that features advanced noise reduction technology for clear, sharp images. DIGIC DV II also helps you to capture movies that are full of vibrant colour.
Quick Start lets you pick up and shoot almost instantly. At the push of a button, be ready to capture every part of the action.
The DC201 is designed for comfortable one-handed shooting. Menu navigation is made easy with an intuitive Joystick controller. Ideally positioned at the back of the camcorders body, use it to search through the many shooting options available and select which you want to use.
The combination of style and substance means that holding the DC201 is easy. Your moviemaking wont be interrupted because you get tired - clean design lines allied to truly balanced control.
Filter - Size N/A
Record To DVD
Standard / High Definition SD - Standard Definition
Video Recording Format DVD-RDL (8cm), DVD-R (8cm), DVD-RW (8cm),
USB Connection No
Optical Zoom Factor 30x
Digital Zoom Factor 800x
Image Stabiliser Yes
Colour Viewfinder Yes
LCD Screen Yes
LCD Screen Size 2.7"
Built-In Flash No
Photo Mode Yes
Photo Mode Resolution 1024x768
Media Card None
Audio Dubbing No
Battery Type Lithium Ion
Manual Focus Yes
Manual Exposure Yes
Manual White Balance Yes
Backlight Compensation No
Built-in Light No
Top Shutter Speed 1/2000
Minimum Light (Lux) 1.1 lux (in Night Mode)
Remote Control No
Accessory Shoe No
Analogue Inputs No
External Microphone Socket No
Dimensions (WxHxD) mm 54 x 90 x 128