The Sony HDR-XR160 Camcorder is a consumer high def cam. Aside from capturing 1920 × 1080/60p HD footage, the XR160 puts tools like a back-illuminated CMOS sensor, a 3.0" touch screen LCD, 42x Extended Zoom, and optical image stabilization with Active Mode at your fingertips. No matter what format you choose to shoot in, the camera records to a 160GB hard disk drive. You can also save your video to Sony’s Memory Stick media or SD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards. This camera doesn’t have a hot shoe mount.