The Sony DCR-SX60E makes it possible to shoot industry standard MPEG-2 videos. The Sony DCR-SX60E has a Carl Zeiss lens with 60X Optical Zoom gives you those really detailed close-ups you always wondered about. The Sony DCR-SX60E uses a image sensor of 800K pixel CCD. The digital zoom is 2000X and that makes the Sony DCR-SX60E a prize to possess. The Sony DCR-SX60E has a 16 GB built-in Flash memory that can be enhanced by addition of a Memory Stick.
The 2.7 inch wide, LCD of the Sony DCR-SX60E gives a clear view of your shot and the SteadyShot Image Stabilizer takes care of camera shakes. The Sony DCR-SX60E LCD is a touch panel and you can access most menus through it.
The Sony DCR-SX60E has several user friendly features like Quick Start Up, where the Sony DCR-SX60E powers on simply when you open the LCD panel. The power is turned off when you close the panel. The Easy HandyCam button is another user-friendly feature of the Sony DCR-SX60E, which locks off most of the advanced functions effectively reducing it not only to a point-and-shoot handycam, but to also guarding against mistakes made by novices in pressing the wrong button. Further, the Sony DCR-SX60E Auto Scene Selection features automatically calculates the required settings for a shot and chooses the scene mode that matches the requirements most closely.
The Sony DCR-SX60E has a host of other features including stereo audio recording, Face Detection technology, Film Roll Index, etc. Further details on the Sony DCR-SX60E can be found under "features & specifications" on this page.