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Sony DCR-DVD850
Enjoy those priceless moments over and over with the DCR-DVD850 DVD Handycam® camcorder. It combines maximum flexibility with powerful features like a Carl Zeiss® 60x optical zoom lens and SteadyShot™ image stabilization that makes capturing sharp images a snap.

$299.56 - $499.00 at 10 Store(s)
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Features  4.0 Design  3.0
Video Quality  3.0 Audio Quality  4.0
Ease Of Use  3.0 Image Stability  4.0
Maintenance  4.0 Battery Life  4.0
Weight  3.0 Value For Money  4.0
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Sony DCR-DVD850- The Hybrid Plus Camcorder!


Introduction: The DCR-DVD850 camcorder is the latest hybrid plus model that was released by the manufacturing giant Sony few months ago. Embedded with 16GB internal memory, this camcorder can record up to 11 hours of footage that is totally in line with its price. Considering the good deal of features provided in this device it is altogether safe to say that it costs you less and hasn’t given us much to complain about. This device is sturdy enough to be taken around and no concessions have been made in maintaining the quality of its parts. 


Features: Simply switch open the LCD and your camcorder starts recording instantly without any waste of time.  Being a hybrid plus camcorder, you can record either to 3” DVD discs or Memory Stick Pro Duo cards. The footage can now be viewed on a variety of devices like Blu-ray disc players, DVD players and also on playstation game consoles that have become staple gadgets for the youngsters. For starters, the Easy Handycam button will be of great help allowing them to turn off the unwanted features and controls.



  • To be able to deliver life-like sounds, this device comes equipped with a built-in microphone and is also endowed with Dolby Digital 5.1 surround technology. 
  • Now, shoot even from the farthest locations and get a distortion-free image with 60x optical zoom, 2000x digital zoom and the most advanced digital zoom interpolation technology.
  • With the Film Roll Index feature, choosing required scenes from the recorded footage is extremely easy and fast.


  • The bundled software does not support Mac OS; definitely a disappointing drawback from a major giant like Sony.
  • Not enough information was provided about the usage of the software that comes bundled with the camcorder kit.

Pricing Range: Get hold of this hybrid plus camcorder by paying just $299.56 - $499.00!


Final Verdict: If you are somebody who’s still in love with DVDs and would want more from them then, the DCR-DVD850 is the right camcorder for you. Grab hold of this camcorder today to enrich your shooting experience and to make ideal home movies that would last forever!

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