Sonys DCR-SR87 80GB Handycam PAL Camcorder gives you an ample 80GB hard disk drive to store all your memories to. The cameras hybrid recording also allows for storage of additional video and stills to Sonys own Memory Stick PRO Duo media, which makes for easy uploading to your computer for editing or sharing.
The SR87's Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens comes with 25x optical zoom and SteadyShot image stabilization for detailed, clear image capture. In addition, the 2.7" wide touch panel LCD features zoom and record controls on the frame and 270° of rotation, which makes for hassle-free composition and playback.
Other helpful recording features include the Easy Handycam Button and one-touch disk burn functions. The DCR-SR87 gives you multiple storage options and user-friendly features that take the complication out of home movie making.
Hybrid Recording to HDD or Memory Stick PRO Duo Media
Record your video and still images to the 80GB hard disk drive or Memory Stick Duo media (optional). Footage stored on the HDD can be transferred to Memory Stick media for easy transfer to compatible computers or printers.
1/6" Advanced HAD CCD Sensor
The 1/6" Advanced HAD (Hole Accumulation Diode) CCD image sensor captures crisp and clear video and still images.
Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar Lens with 25x Optical Zoom
The professional quality Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens features precision ground optics for sharp, true-to-life image capture. The 25x optical zoom captures far off subjects with no loss in image quality.
2.7" Wide Touch Panel LCD
The generous 2.7" LCD gives you an accurate display on which to compose and playback your shots, while also providing an intuitive surface to navigate menus. Record and zoom controls on the frame add even more flexibility, while the 270° rotation of the screen helps capture hard-to-get shots and aids in viewing upon playback.
SteadyShot Image Stabilization
Sony's SteadyShot cuts down on blur caused by inevitable hand-shake or a moving subject.
Creative Control and Workflow Features
Power on the camera by opening the LCD
Direct Connect to DVD burner (sold separately)
One-touch disk burn to make DVD copies of your footage
Built-in zoom microphone for recording crisp, clean audio
Face Index Function: indexes your video footage by faces in scenes
Film Roll Index: easily find the scenes you want in your video footage
Sony PMB (Picture Motion Browser) Software for one-touch upload to social media sites
Easy Handycam Button locks out most camera functions leaving only those needed for recording