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Consumer Reports Reviews Camcorders

Consumer Reports is the best place to come to find expert Camcorder reviews. We review different types of Camcorders. Our Camcorder reviews will help you decide what Camcorder is best for you.

Consumer Reports Camcorder reviews will provide you with recommended models based on the combination of price and performance. You can also subscribe for our Camcorder ratings where you will see our Camcorder reviews on Auto focus, Audio quality, Picture quality, Battery life (min.), Still camera, Low-light picture quality, Versatility, Image stabilizer, Display quality and Ease of use. You will also see Consumer Reports take on each model of Camcorders that we review. This is a quick summary of what we think works well for this model, and possibly what doesn't.

After reading reviews of the Camcorder you are interested in you can compare models, review our list of the Camcorder's features and specifications, read user reviews and submit your own review of a Camcorder. We also have up to date Camcorder blogs featuring Consumer Reports First Look for new models and Camcorder news our experts think will help you make the best purchase.

Camcorder Reviews from Consumer Reports

ratingsPanasonic HC-V550 Reviews
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Summary: A high-definition camcorder from Panasonic with wireless capability, an SD memory-card slot, 50x optical zoom, an image stabilizer and manual controls.
 
 
The Panasonic HC-V550 Camcorder has the following features: Format, Weight (lbs.), Optical zoom, LCD size (in.), Largeness and HDMI output.
ratingsDrift HD Ghost Reviews
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Summary: A high-definition camcorder from Drift Innovation with a MicroSD memory-card slot, no optical zoom, and no image stabilizer.
 
 
The Drift HD Ghost Camcorder has the following features: Weight (lbs.), LCD size (in.), Largeness, HDMI output, Microphone input and Remote control.
ratingsPanasonic HC-X920 Reviews
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Summary: A high-definition camcorder from Panasonic with an SD memory-card slot, 12x optical zoom, an image stabilizer and manual controls.
 
 
The Panasonic HC-X920 Camcorder has the following features: Format, Weight (lbs.), Optical zoom, LCD size (in.), Largeness, HDMI output, Microphone input and Headphone out.
ratingsSony HDR-PJ810 Reviews
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Summary: A high-definition camcorder from Sony with an SD/MemoryStick Pro Duo memory-card slot, 12x optical zoom, an image stabilizer and manual controls.
 
 
The Sony HDR-PJ810 Camcorder has the following features: Format, Weight (lbs.), Optical zoom, LCD size (in.), Built-in light, Remote, Largeness, HDMI output, Microphone input and Headphone out.
ratingsSamsung HMX-QF30 Reviews
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Summary:

A high-definition camcorder from Samsung with an SD memory-card slot, 20x optical zoom, and an image stabilizer.

 
 
The Samsung HMX-QF30 Camcorder has the following features: Format, Weight (lbs.), Optical zoom, LCD size (in.), Largeness and HDMI output.