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Help witb Buying a Camcorder for my Mom

by JoshFink / September 22, 2007 8:35 PM PDT

My mom wants me to take her out and get her a basic camcorder. Something under $500 that will allow her to use it to take video of her new grandson. She wants something easy to use, takes great video, easy to play back on her TV, better than average zoom, and something usable for the less technically savvy. I think a Hard Drive camcorder is out as she'll never get it off the camcorder and HD is definitely not a necessity as she doesn't have an HDTV but I'm not ruling it out..

Any suggestions on what to start looking at would be great.

Thanks

Josh

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