Sony launches the new Webbie HD (model: MHS-CM1) digital camcorder, which is available in Silver, Orange and Purple. The Webbie HD features a 5 Megapixel CMOS image sensor, 5x optical zoom and 20x digital zoom.
Sony’s Webbie HD MHS-CM1 has a 2.5-inch LCD screen. It can record 1440×1080, 1280×720 and 640×480 movies at 30gps in MPEG4 AVC/H.274 format. The campact camcorder has built-in stereo microphone.
There is another model of the Webbie HD from Sony, the MHS-PM1 that comes in a different factor. It has 5 Megapixel sensor, a fixed focus lens, 4x digital zoom and a 1.8-inch LCD display.
These Webbie HD camcorders support Memory Stick PRO Duo media, in addition to 12MB internal memory. MHS-CM1 is priced at $199 while the MHS-PM1 costs $169.99.