HDTV Lounge

Sanyo Xacti HD800

Sanyo Xacti HD800The best just keeps getting better. Just announced is the new Sanyo Xacti HD800 HD camcorder to replace the very impressive and popular Xacti HD700. The new Xacti HD800 model features an 8 megapixel 1/2.5-inch CMOS sensor, and is available in more colors than just pink, thankfully also black and gold models. As well as boasting an 8 megapixel sensor for 1280 x 720, 720p HD resolution video the Sanyo Xacti HD800 also new features far improved reduced noise due to a 3D noise reduction filter.

The Xacti HD800 camcorder has SD/SDHC support, 2.7-inch flipout LCD screen, 5x optical zoom and enhanced face tracking features. Also new is improved easy to use drag and drop functions to get the HD AVC/H.264 video files to your PC. Six different recording quality modes are supported, upto 1,280 × 720/30fps/9Mbps HD-SHQ mode, and improved sharpness and color reproduction.

The Sanyo Xacti HD800 sure looks like a super HD camcorder and a winner to use, the “huge step forward in video quality” along with all the other improvements, coupled in a compact, lightweight and affordable HD camcorder.