Excellent camcorder and a bargain price from what I can find. Retailing between £400 and £600 elsewhere; and being sold on a well known internet auction website for £340
The DCR-DVD508E is an advanced DVD Handycam with a Carl Zeiss lens, an improved ClearVid CMOS sensor, a 2.7" widescreen "ClearPhoto LCD plus" screen with touch panel and 5.1 channel surround sound creator.
Super SteadyShot (Optical)
2.7" Wide, "Clear Photo LCD plus" screen with touch panel
Easy-to-use Home menu and Guide function
Hi-speed USB 2.0 (output)
Auto Lens Cover
Up to 110 minutes continuous recording with DVD+R DL (Dual Layer)
Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator for Surround sound recording with built in microphone
Wide Colour Viewfinder
Compatible with 8cm DVD-R / -RW / +RW / +R DL
Memory Stick DUO slot for still image recording
10 Scene Selection
Smooth Slow Rec mode for advanced slow motion footage
Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T
6 Megapixel still image recording and 4.6 Megapixel Dual Rec while recording movies
STAMINA up to 5 hours 55 minutes (with optional battery)
10x Optical Zoom /80x Digital Zoom
2nd Start / Stop REC and zoom button on LCD frame
Easy Handycam function for easy, automatic shooting
PictBridge compatible for easy printing
ClearVid CMOS Sensor for optimum image quality
DON'T FORGET QUIDCO!!!!!!!!
6% OF 250 = 15 QUID !!!!!!!!!!