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Sony DCR-TRV280
Sony DCR-TRV460
Sony Handycam DCR-TRV260
Sony DCR-TRV250
Sony DCR-TRV740
Sony Handycam DCR-TRV280 Digital-8 Digital Camcorder
Sony Handycam DCR-TRV460 Digital-8 Digital Camcorder
Sony Handycam DCR-TRV260 Digital-8 Digital Camcorder
Sony DCR-TRV250 Digital8 Camcorder   46MP  20x Opt  700x Dig  2 5   LCD
Sony Handycam DCR-TRV740 Digital-8 Digital Camcorder
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Release Date
Feb 2005
Mar 2004
Jan 2004
May 2003
Jun 2002
Recording Format
Digital-8
Digital-8
Digital-8
Digital-8
Digital-8
Optical Zoom
20.0 x
20.0 x
20.0 x
20.0 x
15.0 x
Recording System
NTSC
NTSC
NTSC
NTSC
NTSC
Camcorder Type
Digital
Digital
Digital
Digital
Digital
CCD Quantity
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
Memory Still Resolution
2.9 MegaPixels
1.0 MegaPixels
1.0 MegaPixels
Recordable Media
Digital-8
Digital-8
Use
Video
Video
Video

the button placement is awkward, but with a little practice the user can make those adjustments with ease.

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The toggle looks quite small, and feels a little fragile to the touch

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It's too bad that the user has to rely on the camcorder to make color temperature decisions.

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You can transfer the movies and the stills to your computer using a supplied USB cable, but it does not allow you to transfer full resolution quality video from your tape to your computer (you have to use Firewire for that).

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