Samsung HMX-P300 and HMX-P100 Are A Couple Of Pocket Camcorders Under $200

Posted Jan 12, 2011

If you want a pocket camcorder for under $200, you are in luck. The Samsung HMX-P300 and HMX-P100 are two new camcorders coming out in March. The P100 has a 5-megapixel CMOS sensor, fixed focal length f2.2 lens, and 2.3-inch LCD. The P300 has a backside-illuminated 8-megapixel CMOS sensor, 3x f2.8 zoom lens, and 3-inch touch screen. Both of these cameras can capture video at 1080/30p, 720/30p. They both also have autofocus, flip-out USB connection, built-in sharing software, microSD card inputs, and digital image stabilization. The P300 will be available in black, silver, pink, and white for $199 in March. The P100 will be available in black, silver, blue, and pink for $150 in February. [CNET]