One of the best camcorders of the year 2012 is the Canon Vixia HV30. It has been upgraded from the HV20 and it has been well appreciated for its ability to deliver high definition videos of very high quality. The camera has a very sleek body of black and it is undoubtedly in the top of the list of all the camcorders that are present in the market.
It has a progressive mode of 30p with a lithium ion battery of high capacity Angstrom BO 2L24 H. it comes at reasonable price as well. Another good camcorder of the year 2012 is the Sony HDR CX700V. This is a very user friendly camcorder which has a camera of 12.3 mega pixels. You can record high definition movies for eight hours at a stretch with this camera. If you are working are standard resolutions n you can shoot for forty hours at one go.