So what do current camcorder owners want to see in their next purchase? If owners could only choose one improvement in their next camcorder, the plurality would opt for a longer lasting battery. Easier transferring or copying is second on the list, followed by an LCD viewscreen and better picture quality. Overall, 33 percent of camcorder owners are interested in this digital method of displaying pictures. Interest is, of course, highest among younger adults. Co-marketing of this product may provide a viable "accessory" revenue stream for digital camcorders as well as digital cameras.
Camcorders, both digital and analog, are a category that helps bridge the convergence gap. They are becoming as widely used as a PC accessory as a VCR and TV accessory. As they become more versatile going forward, they will likely become an even more crucial part of the CE landscape.
Interest in Digital Picture Frames