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Sony Handycam® DCR-DVD201 Camcorder

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 reviews of Sony Handycam® DCR-DVD201 Camcorder. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Comments about the battery and portability are on the whole positive, whereas the resolution and price get critical reviews.

usability, portability, battery

price, resolution

On average, users rate this product 70/100.

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Consumer review by: dkozin (

Sony Handycam® DCR-DVD201 Camcorder


Friends do that. They ask you for an advice on which camcorder to buy and then buy something you told them not to get. Based on my recent experience with Sony DCR-DVD101 mini-DVD camcorder, I recommended my ...

Easy to use, compact, features, USB2.0 , good controls, battery, DVD

Price, slow DVD operation, some flimsinnes, digital stills not of "photo" quality

Mar, 2005

Consumer review by: wsmunch (

Looks Nice, Easy to Use, Not for Budget Minded


As a quick correction to the epinions product listing, the Sony DCR-DVD201 does not use the mini DVD-RAM discs. It uses the mini DVD-R/RW discs. Customers of mine coming in to browse the camcorders often linger around the mini DVD camcorders a ...

DVD format very compatible with DVD players, easy to use, small, high amount of pixels

Expensive, lack of good manual controls, lower resolution than some Hitachi and Panasonic

Aug, 2004