Also consider the Sony V1U


Also consider the Sony V1U, which is newer than the FX1 and more similar to the Canon XH-A1 in terms of features.

I have two FX1s and like them, but they struggle in poor lighting. The Canon HDV cameras produce a slightly brighter image but with much more image noise at the default camera settings, so be prepared to learn about settings options if you buy one of those.

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