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VDR D150
Panasonic VDR-D150

Optical zoom: 30x; Digital zoom: 1000x

"The VDR-D150 is no match for its similarly priced DV stable mate, the NV-GS180, for quality. It does have the convenience of DVD recording in its favour, but it's clear DV still offers …

1 review | 1 opinion (Above average)


Sony DCR-SR42

Optical zoom: 40x

"Though the Sony DCR-SR42 may seem pricey, its powerful telephoto lens and simple operation make it attractive for informal videography."

1 review


Canon MV 930

Optical zoom: 25x; Digital zoom: 800x

"... If all you need is a good-quality digital camcorder, however, then you can’t go far wrong with the MV930."

3 reviews | 2 opinions (Excellent)


Sony DCR-HC 24 E
Sony DCR-HC 24 E

Optical zoom: 20x; Digital zoom: 800x

"Being basic and boring can be beneficial when results include solid build quality and intelligent button layout. The fact there isn't much to stand out on the Sony means there is less to …

1 review | 11 opinions (Above average)


Gigashot A100 F
Toshiba Gigashot A100F

Blu-ray Camcorder; Optical zoom: 10x; Digital zoom: 80x

The simple nature of the A100FE and it's shoot functionality of the Gigashot prove it be a respectable performer. Pocket Lint loved that the A100FE can capture high-quality footage in an …

3 reviews


Canon MV890

Optical zoom: 22x; Digital zoom: 700x

"With so much hinged around price, it's easy to let picture quality slip into less than impressive levels. The overly noisy images on the Canon do let it down, especially for the lower …

2 reviews | 4 opinions (Above average)



Optical zoom: 20x

"These Sony camcorders extend the benefits of 1080-line full HD shooting to a wide range of applications and users. ..."

1 review | 1 opinion (Above average)


PV GS320
Panasonic PV-GS320

"... the video performance and high-quality video and still shots make the Panasonic PV-GS320 a good choice for people who want great-looking video without paying high definition prices."

1 review


Sony DCR-DVD408

"Its limitations notwithstanding, the Sony DCR-DVD408 DVD Handycam deserves a place on anyone's short list of camcorder contenders ..."

1 review


Sanyo Xacti VPC-HD1A
Sanyo Xacti VPC-HD1A

Still image Function; Optical zoom: 10x; Digital zoom: 10x

"A unique camcorder in terms of design and while video quality isn't the best it is competent enough for recording anything your family or lifestyle asks of it."

1 review | 2 opinions (Above average)


Everio GZ-MG57
JVC Everio GZ-MG 57

"Though small and well designed, the JVC Everio GZ-MG57's performance and video quality can't match that of its competitors."

1 review


Sony DCR-HC 46 E
Sony DCR-HC 46 E

Optical zoom: 12x; Digital zoom: 800x

"Ultimately, image quality is where the DCR-HC46E falls down. Compared to Panasonic's NV-GS180 or Canon's MVX460, the Sony's video is a level behind, particularly in low …

2 reviews | 2 opinions (Above average)


VP-DC 563
Samsung VP-DC563

Optical zoom: 26x; Digital zoom: 1200x

"The inclusion of PictBridge and USB port ensures connectivity is always a quick and easy affair, completing the DC563's credentials as a great everyday camera perfectly suited to the home …

1 review | 1 opinion (Average)


Everio GZ-MC500 E
JVC Everio GZ-MC500E

Optical zoom: 10x; Digital zoom: 200x

"The ‘Everio’ GZ-MC500 is another miniature marvel from JVC. It captures images, sound and stills not onto tape, but into a Micro drive hard-disk, which is cleverly located, ..."

2 reviews | 5 opinions (Above average)


Canon MVX 460
Canon MVX 460

Optical zoom: 20x; Digital zoom: 800x

"Although the MVX460 doesn't have all the manual features we'd like, it offers great video quality for the money. ..."

2 reviews | 5 opinions (Average)


Miniket VP X205L
Samsung Miniket VP-X205L

The price of the Samsung Miniket VP-X205L may be a bit steep, but GadgetCenter say it's good quality, and the decent spec and superb extra usp module mean its got a lot in its favour.

1 review


DZ-HS 301E
Hitachi DZ-HS301E

Hybrid Camcorder

"Great in theory but a high price means that MiniDV camcorders remain the superior choice."

1 review | 1 opinion (Poor)


Canon DC 10

Still image Function; Optical zoom: 10x; Digital zoom: 200x

"... DVD-based camcorders still have a way to go before they can match traditional MiniDV camcorders. Still, compared to other DVD camcorders, the DC10 is a decent offering ..."

1 review


Sony DCR-SR 80

Still image Function

"... It's a respectable camcorder with impressive image quality, but some may find the interface frustrating ..."

1 review


Sony DCR-SR100
Sony DCR-SR100

"... The Sony Handycam DCR-SR100 is a solid hard-drive-based option, especially if you like Sony's touch-screen interfaces ..."

1 review | 1 opinion (Excellent)



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