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Sony HVR-Z7 / HVR-S270
Handheld and shoulder mount versions of this Sony 3-CMOS HDV camcorder.


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Old October 12th, 2008, 05:42 PM   #1
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Upgrade my DSR 390

Thinking of upgrading my Sony DSR390 but not sure what to go for. Was thinking of the HVR-S270.

Anyone move from the 390 if to what.

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Old November 6th, 2008, 04:15 PM   #2
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Also thinking of the EX1 or EX3
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Old November 8th, 2008, 06:12 AM   #3
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I moved from a DSR 570 to an HVR S270...if you do a search you will see the plus and minus points I made.
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Old November 9th, 2008, 07:28 AM   #4
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Thanks Barry, I'll have a look.
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Old November 10th, 2008, 07:57 AM   #5
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I am willing to answer any particular questions if you want but if you want a proper shoulder mount camera with Dvcam and HDV it is the only choice at the moment.
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Old November 10th, 2008, 09:29 AM   #6
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Thanks Barry, I saw your post and found it interesting. Still undecided what to do. It'll be March/April next year before I need to do anything anyway,wedding season being over and all that.

Thanks so far.
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Old November 12th, 2008, 04:28 AM   #7
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Sony 10% rise in December

I have just had an email saying that due to currency fluctuations all Sony products will rise by 10% in December. Maybe time to buy the 270 early?
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Old November 12th, 2008, 06:09 AM   #8
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Hi barry, yes, heard that to :(
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