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Gadget corner

Curved edge

1 Mar 2009 - 12:00am


I was using Apple's Disk Utility when I received this message: 'Group differs on 'private/etc/cups', should be 0, group is 26.' What does that mean?

Samantha, Mid-Levels

26 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

get the picture

Enjoy showtime anytime by capturing the moment in stunning high-definition (HD) video, with Sony's pocket-sized Handycam HDR-TG1/E.

HD-to-go It measures 32mm by 119mm by 63mm and weighs 240 grams without battery, which makes it one of the smallest, slimmest and lightest camcorders capable of 1080i recording. (1080i is shorthand for an HD television video mode.)

18 May 2008 - 12:00am

Picture perfect

Sony has upped the ante on camcorder performance and portability with the HDR-CX7K/E, the first Handycam capable of recording and storing high-definition videos on various Memory Stick media.

8 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Light fantastic

To some people, a handy video camera recorder is as important an accessory as a mobile phone. Sony has given a slice of panache to the candid camera set with its Mini DV Handycam model DCR-PC55/E.

9 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Your chance to watch the celebs sweat

Summer is CitySeen's favourite season. Not only do we get to show off our fantastic tans, there is much to do like junk trips and sunbathing. One of our all-time favourites is beach volleyball.

21 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Volleyball video competition

A beach volleyball video-shooting competition will be held later this month to promote filming fun in the summer.

Open to all Hong Kong residents, the competition requires participants to attend the Sony Handycam Beach Volleyball Kick-off Carnival on July 30 at Gold Coast in Tuen Mun.

12 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Shed bulk

The age of the bulky high-definition camcorder has finally ended with the recent launch of the HDR-HC1 Handycam, which Sony claims as the industry's smallest HD video camcorder. This model weighs 680 grams without the tape and battery, and measures 71x94x188mm. Designed for experienced camcorder users, the HDR-HC1 comes with a high-precision Carl Zeiss Vario-Sonnar T lens.

5 Jul 2005 - 12:00am