Sony HDR-CX700V Camcorder Review

New 60p and 24p shooting and a beefy 96GB drive on Sony’s new flagship camcorder.



Sony's newest high-end camcorder—the Handycam HDR-CX700V—offers Full HD 60p and 24p recording, as well as a traditional 60i record mode. These new frame rate options, along with the camcorder's 96GB of internal flash memory, make it one of the more intriguing flagship models to hit the shelves in 2011.

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  1. Introduction
  2. Product Tour
  3. Color Performance
  4. Low Light Performance
  5. Motion Performance
  6. Sharpness Performance
  7. Ease of Use
  8. Handling
  9. Controls
  10. Recording Options
  11. Hardware
  12. Other Features
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  15. Sony HDR-CX550V Comparison
  16. Conclusion
  17. Photo Gallery