Coming with compact size, 108.5 x 32.5 x 70 mm dimension and 188gr mass, which surely easy to be pocketed and carried, ruggedized body (which stand again shock, up to 1.5m accidental drop, dirt, dust and can be used up to 10m underwater and up to -10C temperature), no doubt this new Sony’s camcorder, HDR-GW66VE, is a right tool for you who love to memorize your adventures or outdoor activities such as skiing, swimming, etc.
Though it’s a compact camcorder, you don’t need to worry about its recording quality. Inside, this waterproof camcorder carries 20.4MP Exmor R CMOS sensor, Sony G lens with 10x optical zoom and 120x digital zoom, Optical SteadyShot with Active mode and support TRILUMINOS color. Those ensure your captured image and video from far or up close have high quality without any blur, up to full HD video in AVCHD format and 20.4MP still image, and dance perfectly on your TRILUMINOS Bravia TVs.
In addition, the HDR-GW66VE also offers the fastest and easiest access to do recording in any position through a 3.0-inch tilt-rotatable Clear Photo LCD and the availability of a self-record button that is placed at front. Meanwhile, its battery could take to up 120 minutes HD recording. As note, this new camcorder only depends on memory card slot to store all data.
The release date and pricing
Sony HDR-GW66VE pocket camcorder is going to hit European market soon in the end of this month in two color option: black and white. Unfortunately, there is no clue whether it will enter US or not and so with the pricing. If you are so interested to this camcorder and other great gadgets, you can check their availability on The Good Guys online store. They have good bargain price compared to other online stores, as long as I know.