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    Default Buying camcorder in America.

    Hi,
    Has anybody bought a camcorder from an American website? Would camcorder be just the same as in the UK? Thanks in advance for any advice on buying a camcorder from an American website.

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    Bad idea. The TV format in the states is NTSC. We use PAL in the UK. Then there's the warranty issue and finally finding a retailer willing to ship outside their territory.

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    And don't forget the difference in mains voltage. No problem as long as the transformer is switchable but...

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