This is some price for the 8GB version of the Flip Mino HD pocket camcorder.
I have the 4gb version which is actually retailing at more than the (slightly chunkier) 8gb version.
You can also get the chrome versino of the 4gb model for the same price as this 8gb version.
The Worlds Simplest HD Camcorder
The Flip UltraHD camcorder combines Flip Videos signature shoot-and-share simplicity with the power of vivid, vibrant HD video. UltraHD could not be easier to use: just power on and press record, and youll be capturing high-quality HD video in seconds.
Flip Ultra Highlights
UltraHD features 120 minutes of record time and an included rechargeable battery pack, so youll never miss another minute of video again. And because its ultra-portable, UltraHD lets you capture spontaneous video anytime, anywhere. Whether its a lazy afternoon in the park; a family vacation; or simply an unplanned, everyday event, your UltraHD will be charged and ready to go. So you never have to say, "You should have been there."
Stunning HD Video
While it may be small, UltraHD produces stunning HD 720p video that will look crisp and clear on your HDTV. Flip camcorders are known for high-quality video, and UltraHD combines that signature Flip quality with the latest in HD technology. Its 8 GB of built-in memory lets you capture 120 minutes of brilliant HD video, even in low-light situations. Plus, premier AAC audio means your videos will sound clearer than ever, too. And included HDMI output makes it easy to enjoy your videos on your HDTV.
Pre-Installed FlipShare Software
UltraHD comes equipped with FlipShare, Flip Videos video-sharing solution. FlipShare launches instantly the first time you connect to your computer. Featuring an intuitive drag-and-drop interface thats as easy to use as the camcorder itself, FlipShare lets you:
FlipShare software helps you upload, edit and manage videos with ease
Save and Organize: Watch your videos on your computer whenever you want, and create your own folders to organize your videos, or simply use the automatic date-stamp system.
Publish Online: Upload your videos instantly to YouTube, MySpace, and many other websites, all with the click of a button. Its never been this easy to share your videos online!
Email Videos: Send your videos privately, and select from a wide assortment of included greeting cards to personalize your message. In fact, Flip will let you email a link to your video (rather than a big file) to your family and friends, making it even easier to share your video.
Edit and Create Movies: Edit individual clips and create custom movies--complete with your favorite music. FlipShare even lets you capture snapshots (still images) from your videos.
* Flip UltraHD Camcorder
* Flip Video AA rechargeable battery pack
* Wrist strap
* Soft carrying case
* Quickstart guide