With the groundbreaking HVR-V1U compact professional camcorder, in addition to standard 60i you can shoot progressive scan footage and still edit using regular Sony HDV equipment.
HVR-V1U is a true piece of professional equipment.with the sort of cutting-edge features. You can see the difference from its consumer model.

To expand the range of video productions , the HVR-V1U supports 24p and 30p Progressive scan mode, compatible with existing Sony professional HDV equipment.
with HVR-DR60
While shooting you can simultaneously record files to hard disk using the optional HVR-DR60, so for non-linear editing there’ no need to capture data from tape.
Breathtakingly beautiful picture quality is assured by the "3 ClearVid CMOS Sensor" system and Carl Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar® T* lens with extra-low dispersion glass and 20x optical zoom.
Expertly engineered for superb operating ease and optimum mobility in the field, this compact camcorder is a masterpiece of balanced, functional design.
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