The Hitachi DZ-MV730A DVD Camcorder has all the tools you need for simple digital video recording and still photography. You will achieve an unparalleled home movie experience with theHitachi DZ-MV730A DVD camcorder. Record true cinematic 16:9 widescreen for DVD-R, and use DVD-RAM for easy on-screen editing and scene selection without fast-forwarding or rewinding. The convenient Quick Start Recording reduces recording time from initial startup, while the Quick Mode Menu reduces the On-Screen Menu to just the most commonly used features. Transfer digital stills directly to a personal computer or printer with removable memory cards.
The incredible 240x digital zoom gets you close to the action while you're filming. With Digital Still Mode you can shoot digital photographs perfect for email on an MMC or SD card. Playback is easy - simply finalize the disc and play it in compatible DVD players and computers. Its 2.5" LCD delivers a clear picture of the action during recording and playback Record video in 16:9 for playback on widescreen TVs Quick Start feature gets you going quickly and ensures easy operation Experience the advantages of Hitachi DVD Camcorder technology.
* Product Highlights:
o Digital and Optical Zoom: 16x Optical/240x
o Quick Start Recording: 7 seconds from
startup to first recording after disc
o Quick Mode Menu: The Quick Mode Menu
condenses the On-Screen Menu to just the
commonly used features.
o DVD Formats: Accepts DVD-R and DVD-RAM.
* What Is a DVD Camcorder?
o Hitachi has forever changed the direction of
camcorder technology with the introduction
of the DVD camcorder.
This Emmy winning innovation allows you to
record home movies directly to DVD and
play them back on your home DVD player.
* What is DVD-RAM Recording?
o DVD-RAM is a rewritable format that allows
for recording and rerecording of movies and
still photos up to 100,000 times per
disc. Data is written in a nonlinear pattern,
much like a computer hard disk. When
recording, information is only written to
blank areas of the disc, eliminating
accidental erasure of previously recorded
material. The DVD-RAM Disc Navigation
system provides in-camera editing, playlist
options, and still photo capability.
* What is DVD-R Recording?
o DVD-R is a record-once format that can be
played back on most home DVD players.
Data is recorded in a linear manner
and users can directly access any
previously recorded clip using the on-screen
Disc Navigation feature.
* What is Disc Navigation?
o Direct digital access to DVD footage
requires none of the rewinding or
fast-forwarding necessary with tape
movie clip or still photo is presented as a
thumbnail on the LCD panel. Simply cursor
to the desired clip and select it for
instant playback. With DVD_RAM discs, you
can perform a host of in-camera editing
feature including fading, moving,
deleting, and combining clips and you can
create up to 99 playlists for custom
playback of movie clips.
o Display Screen: 2.5" LCD
o Image Sensor: 1 x 0.16" CCD
o Effective Resolution: 340 Kilopixels Still Image
o Effective Resolution: 340 Kilopixels Video
o Total Resolution: 680 Kilopixels
o Viewfinder Resolution 200,000 pixels
o Lens Type: Focal Length: 2.8 - 43mm
o Max Shutter Speed 1/4000 sec
o Optical Zoom: 16x
o Digital Zoom: 240x
o Microphone Type: Stereo
o Video Signal: NTSC
o Recording Media: DVD
o Shooting Programs Low light, Spotlight,
Sand & snow, Sports mode, Portrait mode
o Storage Media: 1 x Secure Digital (SD) Card
o Storage Media: 1 x MultiMediaCard (MMC)
o Storage Media: 1 x DVD-RAM Supported
o Storage Media: 1 x DVD-R Supported
o Remote control - Infrared
o Date/Time Printing: Yes
o Interfaces/Ports: 1 x Audio/Video Input/Output
o Interfaces/Ports: 1 x S-Video Output
o Interfaces/Ports: 1 x Microphone Input
o Interfaces/Ports: 1 x DC Power Input
o Batteries: 1 x Li-Ion (1 hour play/record
o Dimensions: 3.37" H x 2.0" W x 4.81" D
* This item is factory renewed and comes with a