Hitachi DZ-MV730A Camcorder - Silver
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Hitachi DZ-MV730A Camcorder - Silver

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  • Media Format: DVD-R (8cm)
  • Resolution: 0.7 MP
  • Recording System: NTSC
  • Digital Zoom: 240x
  • Type: Standard
  • Optical Zoom: 16x
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Hitachi DZ-MV730A Camcorder - Silver

Achieve an unparalleled home movie experience with advanced Hitachi DVD Camcorder technology at a great value. Record true cinematic 16: 9 widescreen for DVD-R, and DVD-Ram for easy on-screen editing and scene selection without fast forwarding or rewinding. The convenient Quick Start Recording reduces recording time from initial start up while the Quick Mode Menu reduces the On-Screen Menu to just the most commonly used features. Transfer digital stills directly to a personal computer or printer with removable memory cards. Experience the advantage of Hitachi DVD Camcorder technology.

Product Review Summary

Based on 5 user reviews
80% recommend this product
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Consumer Reviews


Hitachi DZ-MV730A

byconnielen Jun 18, 2007
5 Helpfuls 6 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros None
Cons Lost a lot of memories
Recommended it? No

Please don't buy this camcorder. It has nothing but problems. I bought it because it would go directly into the DVD player and I thought Hitachi was a good company. It has a problem that Hitachi will not address about error messages and footage is lost. I have contacted Hitachi and they said send... Read full review »


Good, but not the best

bylucyharrison Jun 6, 2007
5 Helpfuls 6 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Pros Well built, mini dvds are nice, easy to use
Cons cannot hook up to a computer, poor quality stills
Recommended it? Yes

I have this camera. I like it, but there are some problems I've had. It can take dvd RAM discs, the 2-sided, re-usable discs, but I rarely use them. I've found that they don't play in any DVD player that I have, although they do play on my computer. The editing functions are nice, but since the... Read full review »



bybenabraham Apr 26, 2006
2 Helpfuls 3 Helpfuls Was this review helpful?
Cons read review body
Recommended it? Yes

I use a Hitachi DVD Camera a lot, My model is DV MV 350E. I use it about 2 hours every week on average since mid 2004. Very reliable. Only problems: the LCD display image sometimes is unstable, loses colour for a few seconds, etc. I am told is a bad connection from opening closing many times. BUT... Read full review »

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Product Details and Features


Night Mode Yes
Color Silver
Shooting Modes Digital Photo Mode

Environmental Parameters

Min Operating Temperature 0 °C
Max Operating Temperature 40 °C


Run Time Up To Up To 120 min
Battery Description Proprietary Lithium
Battery Form Factor Manufacturer specific


Microphone Technology Electret condenser
Microphone Type Microphone - built-in - electret condenser - stereo


Screen Details LCD display - TFT active matrix - 2.5" - color
Display Rotation Rotating
Display Type LCD


Depth 5.24 in.
Width 2.01 in.
Height 3.5 in.


Viewfinder Diagonal Size 0.2"
Viewfinder Type LCD

Memory / Storage

Supported Flash Memory MultiMediaCard

Camera Flash

Flash Type None


Exposure Modes Program
Min Illumination 0.3 lux
Max Shutter Speed 1/4000 sec
Min Shutter Speed 1/4 sec

Lens System

Lens Type Zoom lens
Focal Length Range 2.78mm - 43.3mm
Lens Filter Size 34 mm
Lens System Features Aspherical Lens

Optical Sensor

Sensor Size 1/6"
Optical Sensor Qty 1

Key Features

Media Format DVD-R (8cm)
Resolution 0.7 MP
Recording System NTSC
Digital Zoom 240x
Type Standard
Optical Zoom 16x
Storage Type Removable (Card/Disc/Tape)
Weight 16.91 Oz.

Product Identifiers

Model DZ-MV730A

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