The JVC 3-CCD GZ-HD3 high-def camcorder is 27% slimmer that the previous GZ-HD7. The latest HD Everio features 5-hours of 1,440 x 1,080 / 30Mbps recordings direct to internal 60GB hard disk, which is at a lower resolution in comparison to the GZ-HD7. In the 1440CBR mode, you can record for up to 5-hours plus edit with your HDV-compatible software. The camcorder also features a Konica Minolta HD lens, digital image stabilization, JVC’s HD Gigabrid image processing, 2.8-inch LCD screen, HDMI-out, built-in light, PC-less archiving over USB to Everio Share Stations, and support for SDHC (Class 6) recordings in SP mode (1,440 x 1,080 at 22Mbps) and bundled CyberLink BD software. The JVC GZ-HD3 camcorder will be released in September for $1,300.