You come here looking for answers but there is a bunch of narrative, videos and long winded ramblings. You just want to know if the camcorder you are looking at is the right one for the job.
I do have a long winded answers because I think you should put thought into buying the right camcorder. However, I can appreciate that some folks just want to know, WTF am I supposed to do?
Well, you could go visit Video WTF?
This is simple. You have a video equipment, production or concept question. You post the question. Anybody who wants to answer your question can. Anyone who disagrees with that answer can post a response.
There are no stupid questions and newbies are certainly welcomed. To get familiar with Video WTF you should read the FAQ to help you understand what the site is about.