Articles about camcorder

SLICK Stabilizer, Motorized Image Stabilizer for GoPro
  SLICK is a neat new GoPro accessory that provides motorized image stabilization for all extreme sports enthusiasts who want to record their achievements without giving nausea to their audience with shaky video footages.GoPro is a great wearable camera, however it  lacks performance for image stabilization. The challenge in providing a good optical image stabilization for a wearable device is the lack of space. That is why SLICK seems to […]

Sony PXW-X70 XDCAM Professional Camcorder Announced
When it comes to recording your memories for tomorrow or the years to come, gone are the days of the videotape – it has been digital all the way for quite some time already. Having said that, Sony has its latest professional camcorder known as the Sony PXW-X70 XDCAM, where this compact device will bring with it all the positive points of the 1″-type Sensor as well as XAVC technologies, […]

Canon VIXIA Mini Compact Personal Camcorder Announced
While most of us do use our smartphones as a digital camera as well as camcorder most of the time, there are still others out there who do not mind forking out a little bit extra to tote around a device that is dedicated to do just one thing, casting the word “multi-tasking” out of its vocabulary. The Canon VIXIA Mini compact personal camcorder is one such device, and if […]

Canon VIXIA HF G30 Camcorder
If you love capturing all of your precious moments on video, you might want to consider upgrading your hardware and get an actual camcorder, instead of relying on just your smartphone’s camera sensor. Well, Canon might have just the deal for you with the Canon VIXIA HF G30 camcorder, where it has been touted to come with the relevant features so that you can explore new recording possibilities, never mind […]


Canon Vixia HF-R42 Camcorder Unveiled
[CES 2013] It goes without saying that companies more or less go through a ritual every January, where they have a range of new consumer electronics devices to announce at CES, whether new or an update to an existing line. Well, Canon has taken a similar route as well with the announcement of the Canon Vixia HF-R42 camcorder, which was specially designed for everyday shooting. The Canon Vixia HF-R42 will […]

Panasonic HX-WA03 Camcorder Toughs It Out
[CES 2013] When it comes to camcorders, you know that these are extremely sensitive equipment, and most consumer electronics products are loathe to come into contact with water. However, the rugged Panasonic HX-WA03 camcorder begs to differ, delivering Full HD video recording capability even when it is raining or if you are going whitewater rafting, all made possible thanks to its waterproof design.It is said that the Panasonic HX-WA03 is […]

Sony HDR-PJ790V, HDR-PJ650V And HDR-PJ430V Debut At CES 2013
[CES 2013] Sony has a trio of high definition Handycam camcorders of the flash memory variety to rock CES 2013, and they are the Sony HDR-PJ790V, HDR-PJ650V and HDR-PJ430V, which will retail this coming February for $1,599, $1,099 and $849, respectively. The Sony HDR-PJ790V will be the high end model of the trio, boasting a 24.1-megapixel Exmor R CMOS sensor to enable you to get the best start in amateur […]

Sony HDR-TD30V Handycam Camcorder
[CES 2013] The whole world might be more interested in the next generation of iPhone or Samsung Galaxy S series smartphone, but this does not mean that the camcorder market should be neglected. Sony, as always, has something new in store for the masses, and this CES, things are no different with the introduction of the Sony HDR-TD30V Handycam camcorder, delivering 3D High-Definition video recording capability on-the-go, where all of […]

Sony Handycam HDR-CX430V, HDR-CX380, HDR-CX290V And HDR-CX230V Camcorders
[CES 2013]  Just like two peas in a pod, the Sony HDR-CX430V and HDR-CX380 are somewhat similar in most aspects, including their ability to record memories in Full HD 60p quality and 55x Extended Zoom, while featuring a 8.9-megapixel Exmor R CMOS Sensor, a 26.8mm wide angle Sony G Lens, and Optical SteadyShot image stabilization capability.The former will arrive this March for $699, while the latter is said to hit […]

Panasonic AG-AF105A pro camcorder lets you output 10-bit HD video
It is not everyday that we chance upon a pro camcorder, but today is one of those days, and it will be Panasonic who steps up to the plate this time around with an updated version of the AG-AF105 model. We are referring to the Panasonic AG-AF105A pro camcorder, where it will enable you to output 10-bit HD video via the live view SDI port to an external recorder, which […]

Looxcie HD video cam announced
We have seen Looxcie roll out their fair share of wearable cameras in the past, and here we are with their latest addition, the Looxcie HD video cam which is touted to deliver full 1080p recording as well as integrated Wi-Fi connectivity, letting you share a live video stream with family and friends in full HD quality, and in real time, too. Touted to be the first wearable cam in […]

JVC GC-XA1 ADIXXION camcorder sports a tough image
If you are one who is always on the go and love getting involved in extremely rough and tumble adventures, and yet want to record the whole shebang without relying on something as fragile as Google Glass, then you might want to check out the latest action camera from JVC, namely the GC-XA1 ADIXXION camcorder. The JVC GC-XA1 ADIXXION puts its competition to the sword by offering a wide range […]

Sony HDR-GW77V Waterproof Camcorder
Sony has just announced the Sony HDR-GW77V, also nicknamed Sony 77V, a camcorder that is built for “life on the go” as Sony would define it. Unlike most camcorders in this rugged category, the Sony HDR-GW77V is not an MP4 camcorder, which is often synonymous of lower video quality and lower bitrate. Bitrate defines how much information is stored per second to encode the video. Typically, the higher the bitrate, […]

Samsung QF20 and W300 camcorders start to ship
Samsung did tease the masses with 5 more camcorders in their lineup for this year at CES earlier this January, but back then, the amount of launch details were extremely scant – as scant as the strands of hair on Professor Xavier’s head. Well, today marks the end of the road for the Invisibility Cloak that covered the Samsung QF20 and Samsung W300 camcorders, as they have both made their […]

Sony Handycam HDR-GW77V takes the waterproof route
Just like how oil and water do not mix, so too, water and consumer electronics devices loathe one another. It makes sense, really, but there are exceptions to the rule as usual, with some manufacturers preferring to beef up their products to be able to withstand being submerged and working perfectly fine – at least for a while. Sony continues this trend with their Handycam HDR-GW77V that is waterproof, allowing […]

Sony camcorder does super slow motion
There has been a fair number of movies over the years that depicted slow motion movement – with the Matrix popularizing the bullet time concept, and for home video enthusiasts, you might want to think about incorporating this particular special effect into your videos. Sony has just announced a professional full-HD camcorder that can perform 10x “super slow motion” shooting, being part of the NXCAM Camcorder series. It will rely […]

JVC Everio Wi-Fi camcorders start to ship
Yes, we first took a gander at JVC’s announcement of their new Everio Wi-Fi camcorders at CES 2012 in Las Vegas, and it has taken slightly more than two months for the Japanese consumer electronics company to announce that they will be shipping these Wi-Fi camcorders. Some of the more outstanding features of the new camcorders include the ability for you to email video clips as well as still images […]

Top 10 CES Gadgets
LG and Samsung 55” OLED TV,At CES, both LG and Samsung have committed to commercialize large-size OLED televisions by the end of the year. While no pricing has been announced yet, the rumored price is said to be hovering around $8000. We don’t know how close this is to reality, but it’s fair to assume that most people won’t be able to afford one the first models. Fortunately, OLED TVs […]

Gobandit Live action camera delivers far more than successor
[CES 2012] A successor to any product would definitely have to come with its fair share of changes and modifications to improve upon its predecessor, and the Gobandit Live action camera does just that this time around, improving upon the Gobandit GPS HD camera by throwing in everything but the kitchen sink – we are looking at a gyroscopic sensor, 1080p capture ability at 30fps, a 170-degree f/2.8 wide angle […]

JVC GY-HMQ10 handheld 4k camcorder is a world's first
[CES 2012] JVC has announced that they have just released the world’s first handheld 4K camcorder, known as the GY-HMQ10, where it is capable of capturing, recording, and playing video images at four times the resolution of high definition television. Using JVC’s Falconbrid large-scale integration (LSI) chip, it is capable of delivering high-speed signal processing and a 0.5″ CMOS imager with 8.3 million active pixels. All that graphical firepower translates […]