National Geographic : 1992 Oct
Panasonic introduces the new Palmcorder'" Camcorder. Yes, it's VHS. So its tapes will play in any VHS recorder. Yours, your family's and your friends' Before you buy a compact cam corder, make sure its tapes will play in the VHS recorder you already own. Otherwiseyou'll have to connectyour camcorder to yourTV every time you watch a ':" nient,itmeans your camcorderwillgettwice the wear. Watching what you've shot with the Panasonic Palmcorder is easy. Its tapes simply slip into the in cluded PlayPak and then into your VHS recorder like any ordinary tape. The Panasonic PV-42 Palmcorder gives you an outstand ing picture. And to make that picture even better, there's Digital Image Stabilization to help hold the picture steady even when your hand shakes. A 20 to 1 digital zoom. One-lux low-light capability. Even a color enhancement light. So, before you buy a compact camcorder, make sure its tapes will play in your VHS recorder. They will if it's a Panasonic Palmcorder. U The PlayPak lets you play your tape in your VCR or send itto your family, your friends, or anyone with a VHS recorder. Panasonic' just slightly ahead of our time.