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Embarass your kids later in life

Advantages: easy to use, editting software, good picture playback and excellent sound pickup and playback
Disadvantages: a very weak built in light

I remember my fathers first camcorder, it was shoulder mounted and I couldn't lift the thing it was that big and heavy. How times have changed in such a short space of time and I made my first camcorder purchase a month before the birth of my son, now som ...

westonsi 22.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Sanyo Xacti VPC-CA6

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Fantastic value, great camcorder!

Advantages: Small (Tiny!), Light, Easy to Use, Splashproof, Good quality, Good value
Disadvantages: Battery can run out fast

I bought this little camcorder about a month ago to take with me on safari. I have been extremely impressed... it took only about 5 - 10 minutes to familiarise myself with how to work the camera. It only has 6 buttons on it, so very easy to use and unders ...

jessabel_uk 22.01.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Sanyo Xacti VPC-CA6

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A good rough and tumble camera

Advantages: Weatherproof, rugged, good battery life
Disadvantages: Average quality, rather small size

...for filming and taking photos when out with my family. I didnt like taking the risk of sepnding hundreds of punds on an expensive HD camera only to have it get scratched up and full of sand. I settled on the Sanyo because of the c ...

Abz89 16.04.2011 · Read full review
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Toshiba.....putting the P in PRO!

Advantages: Everything!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Disadvantages: A clichéd none (but it's true!)

The product: Toshiba is a well known and excellent brand (and for good reasons too). Toshiba has recently launched a HD (High Definition) camcorder which is very reasonably priced at an average of £149. It is able to record HD videos at a resolution of 1, ...

cobainkurdt 03.03.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Toshiba CAMILEO Pro - camcorder - flash card

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Toshiba Camileo Pro

Advantages: Easy to use, small and light, fantastic battery life, great video quality, optical zoom.
Disadvantages: Hopeless sound on recorded clips, barely audible on PC.

At first glance this Toshiba seems to be the ideal small pocket camcorder, it has many great functions including optical zoom. The first one I purchased suffered from an intermittent screen and low sound, this was replaced with no fuss and the second Ca ...

arranman 23.09.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Toshiba CAMILEO Pro - camcorder - flash card

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