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A Hungry Camcorder

Advantages: Looks good, easy to use, price
Disadvantages: Eats batteries, poor picture quality

...to get my son off his computer game I bribed him into a trip to Toys R Us to buy what he wanted with a budget of £25. This Vivitar camcorder was the result (I discovered at a later date that he wants to video his computer game play aaaargh!) ...

kathboo 06.11.2012 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Vivitar DVR 508

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Canon Legria HF R506 is an excellent quality camcorder

Advantages: Wonderful HD picture and sound
Disadvantages: Battery life could be a little better

I have been after a camcorder for a while. Iíve occasionally borrowed a friendís but recently Iíve become more involved in poetry slams and other performing events, and in this social media world, Iíve had an increasing need to film events for editing and ...

gazhack 22.07.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Canon LEGRIA HF R506

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Product is fantastc apart from one major flaw

Advantages: Great quality, Good design, Built well
Disadvantages: Internal Battery is USELESS, Mounting Bracket will attract theifs

I bought the Transcend DrivePro 200 after having a driver pull out in front of me and writing my car off, to make matters worse she claimed on my insurance and won even though she cut me up. I picked the Transcend over other products due to the video qual ...

DanielP90 04.12.2014 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Transcend DrivePro 200

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One of the best cameras for amateurs

Advantages: price-quality relationship
Disadvantages: The battery lasts less than one hour of real recording.

Comes with 2 CDs. The first is a complete guide (English and Spanish). And the other is a writen HD software that helps you transfer video files from the camera to the computer by USB. No features input jack for external microphone. We don't find effect ...

Lvira 23.03.2015 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Panasonic HC-V130

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Movie madness

Advantages: one button to start up, record and end recording
Disadvantages: no flash

My friend had the Kodak Playsport ZX3 and I was very impressed with it so we decided to invest in our own, although when we went to buy it we discovered the newer model: ZX5. They look relatively the same which is good as it was the set up and the feel of ...

RosesAreRed1207 03.02.2012 ∑ Read full review
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Review of Kodak Playsport ZX5

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