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Canon XHA1SE Mini DV
Canon XH A1
Canon XL2 MiniDV
Sony HVR-Z5
Panasonic PV-DC352
Canon XHA1SE Mini DV  DV  Flash Media Camcorder
Canon XH A1 Mini DV Digital Camcorder
Canon Pro XL2 Mini DV Digital Camcorder
Sony HVR-Z5U Mini DV HD Camcorder
Panasonic PV-DC352
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Release Date
Jan 2011
Oct 2006
Feb 2006
Nov 2005
Feb 2007
Recording Format
Mini DV, DV, Flash Media
Mini DV, HDV
Mini DV
Mini DV
Mini DV
CCD Quantity
3.0
3.0
3.0
3.0
3.0
Optical Zoom
20.0 x
20.0 x
20.0 x
20.0 x
12.0 x
Recording System
NTSC, PAL
NTSC, PAL
NTSC
Camcorder Type
Digital
Digital
Digital
Digital
Digital
Memory Still Resolution
1.67 MegaPixels
2.07 MegaPixels
0.68 MegaPixels
0.31 MegaPixels
Recordable Media
Flash Media
Use
Video

the tiny, low-resolution LCD is pretty difficult to work with.

the tiny, low-resolution LCD is pretty difficult to work with.

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Whichever - let's just say that it was a pleasant symbiotic relationship.

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adjustable screen brightness

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A high-end Leica lens provides excellent detail and color, and the flash that sits behind the lens can swivel into place when needed

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