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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 Audio quality, Image stabilizer, Picture quality, Display quality, Versatility, Battery life (min.), Low-light picture quality, Still camera, Auto focus 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-V130 Reviews
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Summary: A high-definition camcorder from Panasonic with an SD memory-card slot, 38x optical zoom, an image stabilizer and manual controls.
 
 
The Panasonic HC-V130 Camcorder has the following features: Format, Weight (lbs.), Optical zoom, LCD size (in.), Largeness and HDMI output.
ratingsJVC Everio GZ-VX815 Reviews
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Summary: A high-definition camcorder from JVC with an SD memory-card slot, 10x optical zoom, an image stabilizer and manual controls.
 
 
The JVC Everio GZ-VX815 Camcorder has the following features: Format, Weight (lbs.), Optical zoom, LCD size (in.), Built-in light, Largeness and HDMI output.
ratingsSony HDR-CX330 Reviews
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Summary: A high-definition camcorder from Sony with an MicroSD/MemoryStick Micro memory-card slot, 30x optical zoom, and an image stabilizer.
 
 
The Sony HDR-CX330 Camcorder has the following features: Format, Weight (lbs.), Optical zoom, LCD size (in.), Largeness and HDMI output.
ratingsContour ROAM2 Reviews
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Summary: A high-definition camcorder from Contour with a MicroSD memory-card slot, no optical zoom, and no image stabilizer.
 
 
The Contour ROAM2 Camcorder has the following features: Weight (lbs.), LCD size (in.) and Largeness.
ratingsSony HDR-AS15 Reviews
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Summary: A high-definition camcorder from Sony with a MicroSD/MemoryStick Pro Duo memory-card slot, no optical zoom, and an image stabilizer.
 
 
The Sony HDR-AS15 Camcorder has the following features: Weight (lbs.), LCD size (in.), Largeness, HDMI output and Microphone input.