Sony Ships New Compact HDV Camera

Written by James MacGregor on . Posted in Equipment

New, more compact Sony HDV cameraSony are to release a less expensive more compact HDV camera, shipping next month to the US. Sony has announced the HDC-HC3 HDV camcorder, which is 26% more compact than its predecessor and also includes a HDMI digital audio/video output. The $1,700 unit includes a 2.7" wide touchscreen LCD display, and is slated to be available in April.

An enlarged picture of the new camera appears below:

Sony's new HDC-HC3 camcorder, smallest and most compact of its HDV cameras