Tuesday, May 20, 2008

Sony Launches World’s Slimmest, Lightest & Smallest AVCHD camcorder1 with Full HD Recording

Sony Malaysia introduces the latest addition to the Handycam family with the High Definition (HD) Handycam® HDR-TG1, the lightest and most compact AVCHD camcorder available in the market today.

Measuring at 32 x 119 x 63mm and weighing just 300g, the HDR-TG1 delivers Full HD 1920 x 1080i video recording and captures still images of up to 4 megapixel resolution in various Memory Stick Duo™ media. This includes the 16GB Memory Stick PRO Duo media that can accommodate almost 2 hours of high-definition recording in Full HD 1920x1080i mode and up to 7700 still images2.

Price & Promotion
Sony Malaysia will be having a pre-sales (only applicable in all Sony Style outlets namely KLCC, Curve, Berjaya Time Square & Tebrau City JB) promotion for this newly launched HDR-TG1 camcorder from 20th May 2008 until 8th June 2008. The retail price during this pre-sales period is RM3,999, inclusive of a 4GB Memory Stick PRO Duo and the limited edition complimentary gift of an exclusive Tissot T-Touch watch worth RM2,850.

HDR-TG1 presents “MyView MyStory”
In conjunction with the launch of the HDR-TG1 model at Hilton Kuala Lumpur today, Sony Malaysia also unveils the latest TV programme entitled “MyView MyStory”, a reality travel show produced in collaboration with Astro. This show is hosted by Malaysia’s very own talents - Jojo (photo above) and Kamal, showcasing their journey in search of the different cultural elements and lifestyles in Malaysia as well as the cultural-rich country Japan.

The one-hour “MyView MyStory” reality travel show will be broadcasted on the weekend for a total of eight episodes at Astro Ria and Astro Wah Lai Toi beginning July of 2008.