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first time buyer: sony or canon.......DCR-HC21 ??

first time buyer, any comments on sony compared to canon and this product in particular, thanks

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(NT) (NT) Sony seems to garner a lot more complaints than Canon.

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sony or canon

In reply to: (NT) Sony seems to garner a lot more complaints than Canon.

I don't think that's true.
Sony may get more complaints on this website, but if you go to Camcorderinfo.com you hear a ton of complaints about Canon's famous "Tape eject" problem.
As far as the original question goes, what Canon models are you talking about comparing??

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sony or canon

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i really haven't looked at the canon camcorders, the only ones that i was debating between were the DCR-HC21 and the DCR-HC32 and since its the first one, we don't want anything complicated, any suggestions on these two and any canons, thanks

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I'm not sure. It looks like the only difference between the two Sony models is that the 32 takes still pictures.
Where are you buying?? What is your price range??
I found almost 2 full pages of camcorders at B & H for under $400.

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