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What is the best Mini DV camcorder for $500?

Hi, I am looking to buy a camcorder for around 500. I want to record indoors and outdoors but never in very dark conditions. I was looking at the PV-GS320 but that has no microphone input. Thanks in advance to who ever answers my question.

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The only ones WITH

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audio input are the Canon ZR800, ZR900 and ZR930. They - along with the GS320 do not have manual audio...

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In reply to: The only ones WITH

well which of those models have the best video quality? I am new to the world of camcorders and well yeah.

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between the 3 Canons, the 900 or 930... but

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the Panny's (3CCD) will be best of the 4...

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