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Panasonic PV-GS200 MiniDV Camcorder

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Product Description From Amazon.com:

The Panasonic PV-GS200 camcorder will help you achieve professional results with easy to use tools. This MiniDV camcorder features a 3CCD optical system for improved video clarity, 10x optical zoom, pop-up flash, manual focusing ring, 2.3-megapixel digital stills, and Secure Digital memory card slot.

Panasonic PVGS200


Mini DV
3CCD Camera System: Yes
CCD: 1/6", 800K x 3CCD
Leica Dicomar Lens: Yes
Megapixel Still Picture Recording: 2.3 MEGA
Quad-Density Pixel Distribution: Yes
Hi-Definition Zoom: 10x
Digital Zoom: 700x
Soft-Skin Mode: Yes
Macro Zooming: Yes
Color LCD Monitor: 2.5" diag.
Viewfinder: Color
Mode Dial: Yes
i.LINK (IEEE 1394 PC Interface): Yes
DV Studio (USB Connection): Yes
USB Port: Yes
PhotoShot Built-in Digital Still Camera: Yes
Image Size (Normal/Fine): 640 x 480 / 1760 x 1320
Compression Still Format: JPEG
Simultaneous Motion/Still Record Mode: Yes
RapidFire Consecutive Still Shots: Yes
SD Memory Card Included: 8MB
Progressive PhotoShot Mode: Yes (Card Only)
Picture-in-Picture: Yes
Web (camera): Yes
Built-in SD Drive: Yes
MagicPix Images (color recording in low light): Yes
LCD Light Panel: Yes
Power LCD: Yes
Quick Start: Yes
MPEG4 Movie Recording: Yes
Zoom Mic: Yes
ArcSoft Software Suite (4 titles): Yes
Manual Focus Ring: Yes
IR Remote Control: Yes
MagicWire Remote Control (with Narration): Yes
Easy-Grip Strap: Yes
High Speed Shutter: In Tape Mode: 1/60 - 1/8000; In Card Mode: 1/4 - 1/500
Easy Cassette Eject: Yes
Digital Effects (Record and Playback): Yes
Cinema Mode: Yes
5-Mode Program AE (Auto Exposure): Yes
Audio: PCM (12-bit/16-bit)
Wind Noise Reduction: Yes
Slow/Frame Advance (with IR Remote Control): Yes
Index Search Scene/Photo (with IR Remote Control): Yes
Focus (Auto/Manual): Yes
Self Record: Yes
Self Demo Mode: Yes
SP/LP Record Mode: Yes
Multi-Screen: Yes
Audio Dubbing (SP Only): Yes
Battery and Tape Indicators: Yes
Composite Video Out: Yes
S-Video Out: Yes
S-Video In: Yes (same as S-VHS output)
External Microphone Input: Yes
Headphone Jack: Yes
Width: 3 inches
Height: 3 inches
Depth: 6 inches
Weight: 1.01 pounds