Sanyo VPC-PD2 Digital Camera and Video Camera Reviews 2010

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Overview

Sanyo VPC-PD2 review
The new Sanyo VPC-PD2bk digital camera and video camera from Sanyo delivers archival quality Full HD 1080p video, 10MP photos, and 3x optical zoom in a very small compact pocket video camera.

The Sanyo Dual Camera VPC-PD2bk HD digital video recorder delivers excellent results with multiple features normally found on a higher priced digital video recorder. The Sanyo VPC-PD2 hd video camera fit is about the size of a deck of cards, is extremely portable and easy to use. It delivers 3x optical zoom for both video / photos and includes face chasing technology which automatically reads and corrects the focus and lighting of the subjects in view.

The Full HD 1080p Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2bk MPEG4/H.264 recording format, coupled with Sanyo’s built-in software application makes sharing videos and photos via social networking sites including Facebook, YouTube and Picassa a breeze. Capture more than just the moment. The Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2 digital camera and video camera allows you to easily capture and share memories.

Sanyo VPC-PD2bk High Performance and Sharing Made Simple
In addition to delivering amazing Full HD 1080p video quality, the PD2 HD digital video recorder  captures 10 megapixel digital photos in small pocket camcorder design. Separate photo and video recording buttons allow images to be captured easily without changing modes.

The PD2 digital video recorder packs Full HD 1080 video performance into a small, stylish, easy to use pocket camera. Designed to fit perfectly in the palm of your hand, the Sanyo PD2 HD video camera features an easy to navigate menu which make it a great choice for the beginner and the more advanced user. The integrated, direct USB connection enables the camera to be connected to a PC in seconds without the need for any cables. The PD2 pocket video camera provides the perfect blend of style, performance, and ease of use.

VPC-PD2bk Embedded Software for Sharing Videos and Photos
The Sanyo Xacti PD2 high definition camcorder features Sanyo’s embedded software application for sharing videos and photos to social media websites. The first time the PD2 Full HD 1080p is connected to the PC, the Simple Uploader application installer will appear. The application installation takes less than one minute. Videos and photos can be tagged and quickly uploaded to Facebook, YouTube and Picassa using the Simple Uploader. A convenient link to Tweet on Twitter is available as well.

Sanyo VPC-PD2 Large 2″ TFT Liquid Crystal Display (LCD) Monitor for HD Playback
The large display allows you to take great high definition video or still images in an unobtrusive manner; proving to be especially useful when the need arises to set up and shoot quickly.

Sanyo VPC-PD2bk Optical Zoom Photos
The Sanyo VPC-PD2bk digital camera and video camera provides a 3x optical zoom for photos dramatically increasing the field of view. This capability is virtually unmatched in the pocket camcorder segment of the digital camcorder market today. The wide angle lens provides an extensive range for video (36mm – 108mm) and photos (37mm – 111mm).


Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2bk High Speed Sequential Photo Mode

The Sanyo VPC-PD2bk HD digital video recorder features a sequential “photo” shooting mode. When this mode is selected, the camera will take multiple photos in sequential order; providing multiple photo frames. It enables capturing up to 30 photos (1600×1200 resolution) at 10 frames per second (in 2M continuous mode). This allows the digital camera and video camera to be used with confidence even in situations where photo opportunities can easily be missed. The perfect solution for action photography!


VPC-PD2bk Sophisticated Image Stabilizer

The VPC-PD2bk digital video recorder features photo stabilizer technology. It automatically will compensate for distracting up-and-down or side-to-side camera movement, keeping the subject steady and easy to follow. The Sanyo VPC-PD2bk HD video camera accurately distinguishes between unintentional camera shake and deliberate camera movement.


Sanyo VPC-PD2bk Windows 7 Compatible

The VPC-PD2bk pocket video camera is fully supported by the latest Windows OS, “Windows 7″, further expanding its capabilities. The video files are displayed in the same thumbnail format as still picture files. They can also be played back directly with Windows Media Player and are editable with Windows Live Movie Maker. This makes the files even more convenient for use on computers.


Sanyo VPC-PD2 iMovie Compatible

Sanyo VPC-PD2bk high definition camcorder is certified Works with iMovie compatible. This means that the Sanyo VPC-PD2bk HD digital video recorder will be automatically recognized when it is connected to a Mac and Full HD 1080p videos can be imported quickly and easily into iMovie. Because it is based on standard technologies such as H.264, AAC, MP4 and QuickTime, the Sanyo VPC-PD2bk digital video recorder makes importing, editing and sharing videos easier than ever.

“iMovie, Mac and the Mac logo are trademarks of Apple, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. The Works with iMovie logo is a trademark of Apple, Inc.”

VPC-PD2bk Easy Playback of Recorded Video Directly on a Large Screen, Full HD 1080p HD Television
The VPC-PD2bk HD video camera features a mini-HDMI output which makes connecting it to a large, high definition television screen or DVD recorder a breeze. The VPC-PD2bk pocket video camera can also easily be connected to a computer to back-up copies of recorded content via the handy, direct USB 2.0 connection.

Still images and video clips are played back continuously and in chronological order. When connected to a PC, a simple drag-and-drop operation makes it easy to save recorded video clips and still images onto a computer’s hard disk for emailing, editing or archiving.


Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2bk SDXC Memory Compatibility (over 64GB SD Cards)

While the Sanyo VPC-PD2 high definition camcorder works with standard SD memory, and more high capacity SDHC memory cards, it is also fully compatible with the next generation SDXC memory cards. The Sanyo VPC-PD2 digital camera and video camera can record to more than 64GB of content to SDXC memory cards. This dramatically improves your ability to record and transfer hours and hours of Full HD 1080p videos to a computer. You can also play Sanyo VPC-PD2 Full HD 1080p videos stored on SDXC cards on your high definition TV.


Sanyo VPC-PD2 Includes a High-Capacity Sanyo Brand Lithium-ion Battery

The DB-L80 is a high capacity 700mA battery designed by Sanyo to work with the Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2bk HD digital video recorder. It delivers approximately 65 minutes of video record time and can provide up to 240 minutes of continuous playback. The high-energy density design minimizes the battery size and weight, making it perfect for use in the Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2bk digital video recorder. It will resist memory accumulation providing a full charge every time.


VPC-PD2bk Highly Advanced MPEG4 AVC/H.264 Video Compression

This feature optimizes the file size and makes sharing movies on social networking sites, or e-mailing them to friends and family, even easier. In fact, the file size can be up to 25 percent smaller than that of typical MPEG-4 cameras. Sanyo’s imaging technology achieves high video quality while simultaneously reducing the system power consumption.


48KHz, 16 bit, AAC Stereo Sound with Built-In Stereo Microphone and Built-In Speaker

The PD2 HD video camera pocket movie Dual Camera records at 48KHz, 16 bit sampling rate. Sound is recorded in a Windows and Mac-friendly AAC audio format. Now you can record, download, and share videos that sound as great as they look– it’s that easy!


Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2bk Easily Transfers Video and Still Images to your Video Capable iPod

Import video and still image files directly into iTunes software and then port them to your video-capable iPod. Share your latest masterpiece with friends and family.

VPC-PD2bk Record over 20 Hours of Full Motion Video

The Sanyo VPC-PD2bk pocket video camera supports the SD memory card standard making it easy to capture videos, photos, and sound recordings in a reliable, easy-to-use format. SD memory cards are available in three capacity formats: SD, SDHC (up to 32GB) and SDXC (up to 64GB available today).

The newest generation is SDXC (Extended Capacity) which supports increased storage capacities up to 2TB along with faster read and write operations. Using a 32GB SDHC memory card with the Sanyo VPC-PD2bk high definition camcorder, you can capture up to 20 hours worth of standard definition, full motion video or more 330 minutes in Full HD 1080p video mode.


Sanyo VPC-PD2 Captures still images while you’re shooting video

The Sanyo VPC-PD2bk digital camera and video camera enables simultaneous shooting of video clips and still images with a simple press of the shutter button during the shooting of a movie clip. You will never need to miss another precious photo opportunity. (Depending on the mode used to take still images, simultaneous video clip shooting may be interrupted. While shooting video clips, using the digital image stabilizer may change the angle of view for still images.)


Sanyo VPC-PD2bk Super-fast Start-up

Reduce the chance of missing the perfect shot. The Dual Camera VPC-PD2bk HD digital video recorder is designed for super fast start-up and shooting. With its tapeless design, the VPC-PD2bk digital video recorder eliminates the need to queue up a video tape, allowing it to begin shooting in as little as 1.7 seconds! Simply power on the VPC-PD2bk HD video camera and immediately begin recording.

Galvanometer method structure, Auto focus: 5 groups, 6 elements (4 aspheric elements, 6 aspheric surfaces), Built-in neutral density filter, Photos: f=36-108mm (=35mm), Optical 3x zoom, Videos: f=37-111mm(=35mm) Optical 3x zoom, Sensitivity – Auto (ISO 50-400), AV output (mini HDMI, Audio – Stereo sound) USB 2.0 (high-speed mode) Dimensions – Width 2.48″ x Depth 0.87″ x Height 4.36″ Weight, approximately 4.3 ounces including battery and SD card


Sanyo VPC-PD2bk Technical Details

* Full HD 1080p, (30p Video) ((1920×1080))
* 10 Megapixel Digital Photos
* Embedded Software for Sharing Videos/Photos
* Digital Image Stabilizer (Photos and Video)
* Built-In Stereo Microphone with Built-In Speaker

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Recent Customer Sanyo VPC-PD2bk Camcorder Reviews


5.0 out of 5 stars
Sanyo VPC-PD2bk an exceptionally good pocket movie dual camera
Recently, I took this Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2bk dual camera for a test run during the tour with my wife in Japan. I am so happy with all the results taken, either 10 MP photos or 1080p videos. Read more Sanyo VPC-PD2 review published 2 days ago by KT 1972

5.0 out of 5 stars VPC-PD2bk Just fine
I’m likely the least techie of any reviewer, although I do own several digital cameras. What I know is that this little Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2 honey performs very well for me. Read more Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2 review published 6 days ago by J. C. Schaap

5.0 out of 5 stars Sanyo VPC-PD2BK
Have had my Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2bk camera for a couple of months now. I love it. It’s small and light weight. It takes wonderful pictures and video. Read more Sanyo VPC-PD2 review published 13 days ago by M. T. Raines

5.0 out of 5 stars Sanyo VPC-PD2 Great Device, few quirks.
Pros:
1) Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2 has great audio pickup. I was definitely impressed as it picked up slight sounds (detectable on playback on a PC). Read more
Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2 review published 18 days ago by L. Samuel

4.0 out of 5 stars Sanyo VPC-PD2bk was a proud owner, and why I am no longer till next time.
When I purchased my Sanyo PD2 model, I was excited to see the first lowest model of Sanyo offered with the basic simple Point-n-shoot model ever , in a compact size, with a step above… Read more Sanyo VPC-PD2 review published 20 days ago by FISHYCOMICS

5.0 out of 5 stars VPC-PD2bk Review of Camera
This Sanyo Xacti PD2 camera is worth the money I paid for it. I was not in the market for a dual camera but after seeing how easy to use this camera is I was sold. Read more
Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2 review published 21 days ago by Raven

3.0 out of 5 stars Sanyo VPC-PD2bk Great for my intended purpose; a letdown as a camera
To be clear, I bought the Sanyo PD2 to replace a larger, older video camera that isn’t directly compatible with my Mac so I wasn’t aiming for the moon here. Read more Sanyo VPC-PD2 review published 29 days ago by E. Harden

4.0 out of 5 stars Sanyo VPC-PD2 Awesome Dual Camera
This Sanyo Xacti PD2 camera is fantastic. I would first like to say that if you plan on buying this camera do your research first. Read more
Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2 review published 1 month ago by Gustavo

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Product Specifications

Brand:Sanyo
Model : VPC-PD2BK
EAN Code :

Full HD 1080p, (30p Video) ((1920x1080))

digital camera and video camera with 10 Megapixel Digital Photos

Embedded Software for Sharing Videos/Photos

Digital Image Stabilizer (Photos and Video)

Built-In Stereo Microphone with Built-In Speaker

Reviews

>Sanyo VPC-PD2BK Full HD Pocket Movie Dual Camera with 10 MP Digital Photos and 3X Optical Zoom (Black) NEWEST MODEL at Amazon.com
Average Rating: 4.0
R. Rivera Rating: 4 Stars out of 5

Recent Customer Camcorder Reviews


Average Rating: 4.0
R. Rivera Rating: 3Stars out of 5

5.0 out of 5 stars an exceptionally good pocket movie dual camera Recently, I took this dual camera for a test run during the tour with my wife in Japan. I am so happy with all the results taken, either 10 MP photos or 1080p videos. Read more Published 2 days ago by KT 1972.


5.0 out of 5 stars Just fine I'm likely the least techie of any reviewer, although I do own several digital cameras. What I know is that this little honey performs very well for me. Read more Published 6 days ago by J. C. Schaap.


5.0 out of 5 stars Sanyo VPC-PD2BK Have had my camera for a couple of months now. I love it. It's small and light weight. It takes wonderful pictures and video. Read more Published 13 days ago by M. T. Raines.


5.0 out of 5 stars Great Device, few quirks. Pros: 1) It has great audio pickup. I was definitely impressed as it picked up slight sounds (detectable on playback on a PC). Read more Published 18 days ago by L. Samuel.


4.0 out of 5 stars was a proud owner, and why I am no longer till next time. When I purchased my model, I was excited to see the first lowest model of Sanyo offered with the basic simple Point-n-shoot model ever , in a compact size, with a step above... Read more Published 20 days ago by FISHYCOMICS.


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