[mythtv-users] OT: DV camera suggestions

Jay R. Ashworth jra at baylink.com
Sun Sep 23 23:50:03 UTC 2007

On Thu, Sep 20, 2007 at 06:49:38AM -0700, Yan Seiner wrote:
> I'm looking for an inexpensive, handheld digital camcorder, something I 
> can give to a child to make movies with.  My kids are pretty good about 
> not breaking stuff, but still, I don't want them playing with my $600 
> camcorder.
> No tapes, no moving parts, and ideally records AVIs to an SD card, small 
> enough for a child to handle easily.  Of course it must record to a 
> non-proprietary format.
> Any suggestions?

Aiptek makes one that places like Walgreens and CVS sell for about 99
bucks; I suspect it's what you're looking for.

-- jra
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