HDR-XR550 http://www.stuff.tv/taxonomy/term/1106/0 en-GB Sony HDR-XR550 http://www.stuff.tv/sony/sony-hdr-xr550/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> If you’ve got big-screen dreams this high-def cam has a pro-friendly wideangle lens, manual controls and 12MP stills. But can it trump its Canon rival? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="887" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/u_04529745.jpg?1364299007" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="746" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/sonyHDRxr550.jpg?1364299007" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1200" height="783" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/SONYHDR-XR550.jpg?1364299007" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="995" height="400" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/SonyHDR-XR550.png?1364299007" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Sony always wants to go the extra mile and its latest <a href="http://stuff.tv/blogs/jargonbuster/archive/2008/02/11/full-hd.aspx" target="_blank">Full HD</a> shooter, complete with 240GB hard drive, has the capacity to put the 32GB and 64GB storage of rival cams well and truly in the shade.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £1,100.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Huge storage, great stills and a top-notch touchscreen, but not quite picture perfect </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/sony-hdr-xr550 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/sony/sony-hdr-xr550/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/sony/sony-hdr-xr550/review#comments Camcorders HDR-XR550 Sony Wed, 28 Apr 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 14405 at http://www.stuff.tv