Hitachi DZGX5080A DVD Camcorder

Hitachi Updated: 2007-10-01
Hitachi DZGX5080A DVD Camcorder

Hitachi introduced the World’s first DVD Camcorder in 1999.  Yearly refinements have improved image quality, ease of use and design.  This trend continues with the 7th generation of Hitachi DVD Camcorders.

The DZGX5080A is the only DVD Camcorder in the line with a built-in LED light. Ensuring proper illumination even in the darkest environments. Also included with this model is USB 2.0 connectivity with PC and Mac software support.

Ease of use is taken to a whole new level with features like Photo Frame Capture and 1-Second Quick Start. Photo Capture allows users to browse video scenes and choose individual frames to save as digital stills to SD card. 1-second quick start makes recording nearly instantaneous when powering up from sleep mode.

4-Format DVD compatibility a powerful 30X optical zoom and a 2.7” widescreen LCD display complete a robust feature package.

• 5 Format Compatibility
• DVD-R, DVD-RAM, DVD-RW, +RW and SD Card
• Photo Frame Grab - Capture Video Frames as Pictures
• 1-Second Quick Start
• 2.7” Widescreen LCD w/ True Widescreen Recording
• Built-In LED Light
• USB 2.0 Connection w/ PC and Mac Software

USB 2.0 Connectivity
USB 2.0 connection enables you to connect to your computer with high-speed data transfer and produce professional movies at home with supplied editing software.

Multiformat+ Compatibility
The Multiformat+ drive will burn DVD-R, DVD-RAM, DVD-RW and DVD+RW. So not only will DVDs play on your home DVD player-they are also compatible with your friends and family's players, too. In addition to DVD, SD cards can be used to store digital still photos.

True 16:9 Widescreen
Not only can Hitachi camcorders record in true 16:9 widescreen-the onboard 2.7 widescreen LCD screen is true 16:9, too. It means that what you see is exactly what you'll get--no cropping, no compromise.

Cinema Res
Cinema Res image processing ensures video and pictures always appear detailed and accurate. By reducing noise and increasing sharpness, your home movies will look better than ever.

Photo Capture from DVD
Why do people always blink in photographs? Fortunately, that's now history with Hitachi camcorders. You can now select any frame from your movies and turn it into a digital still photograph. Simply save the photo to an SD card and then print or share by e-mail.

1-Second Quick Start
Life doesn't wait to be filmed. That's why Hitachi camcorders feature 1-Second Quick Start from standby--the fastest start-up time on the market. It means you need never worry about missing the moment again.