Question about Sony Handycam DCR-HC20 Mini DV Digital Camcorder
I have an Sony DCR-TRV480 Digital8 camcorder. I've purchased it from Circuit City over an year ago. The problem that I'm having is that the tapes that I recorded in Digital8 will not playback correctly. When you start playback from the beginning it will switch from Digital8 to Hi8 and the SP/LP mode flickers. Now after a few minutes of play back on some of the tapes the correct mode will play but the video is broken/distorted.The problem seems to correct itself a little but only after a few minutes of playback.What can do besides manual head cleaning to resolve this problem?
My Handycam model : DCR - TRV480e is not connected with PC because I lost my CD drive and the data cable is also not working
Kindly request you to download the software and send it to the below mentioned mail ID
please do the needful
Posted on May 21, 2009
Mechanical alignment! try to record for a minute and playback the result on another player/recorder, not on your camera, if the playback is not okay then your camera needs alignment, you need pro fix. You said that you've done manual cleaning already, maybe you dis aligned the mechanical parts accidentally, applying too much force on the mechanical parts of your small unit tends to bend, dislocate or move these parts out of alignment. defective videohead will never playback good video, and you said that it seems to correct only a few minutes of playback.
Posted on Sep 14, 2007
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
May 23, 2014 | Sony DCR-TRV285E Digital-8 Digital...
Jul 23, 2010 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV480 Digital Camcorder
Apr 22, 2010 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV480 Digital Camcorder
Oct 10, 2009 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV250E Digital...
Jun 28, 2009 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV250 Digital Camcorder
Jun 02, 2009 | Sony Video Cameras
Mar 27, 2009 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV480 Digital Camcorder
Aug 01, 2008 | Sony Handycam DCR-TRV510 Digital Camcorder
Nov 21, 2012 | Sony Handycam DCR-HC20 Mini DV Digital...
563 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: