Editor's Choice - Our Favorite AVIPAS Camcorders

1. AV-1360 20x Full HD PTZ Camera with IP Streaming

AVIPAS AV-1360 First Impressions

"Awesome studio camera."

This is a gift for my brother's birthday. Super easy to load onto my laptop also. First off this was an open box purchase. We travel out after I receive this AVIPAS AV-1360. Feel free to contact me if you have questions.

  • AV-1360 20x Full HD PTZ Camera with IP Streaming
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AVIPAS AV-1360 Final Thoughts

"But it works great."

Super easy to read instructions too! I will definitely use it more often. So far I am happy with this purchase. I love the audio options. I really like the features of the camera.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

2. Tachyon GunCam for Clays (2020 New Model)

User Ratings: 49

TACHYON Tachyon GunCam for Clays First Impressions

"Small, stylish and refined."

It is more for show than for use. Recording effect is very good! The TACHYON Tachyon GunCam for Clays is my favorite. So many aspects about this camera. This Camera/Camcorder Is Great!

  • Tachyon GunCam for Clays (2020 New Model)
  • Best Shotgun Video Camera for Clay Shooting. Multiple Reticle Options with Calibration
  • Learn and Improve the Shooting Skill. Special Lens for Clays Shooting with 4X Digital Zoom
  • Built-in Wi-Fi Streaming & Playback to iOS & Android, Trap, Skeet, Sporting Clays
  • Slow-mo Playback to iOS & Android. PC & Mac
  • One-Button Operation. Tap to Pause & Resume
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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TACHYON Tachyon GunCam for Clays Final Thoughts

"Takes super video."

I'm using it to make my YouTube videos. This unit is awesome and the price is great. This thing does everything it says it does. Not very heavy and can take it anywhere. I'm using it to make my YouTube videos.

Overall Score
4.5


(2 Points)

3. OPKIX One - Wearable HD Camera System - Hands-Free POV - Tiny, Rugged and Waterproof - Don’t Miss ...

OPKIX First Impressions

"I like it when I hold it."

The lanyard has been amazing. Great AVIPAS Camcorder and meets my needs. There are not any fancy professional features. Because my phone camera wasn’t good enough. I like The light weight small size.

  • OPKIX One - Wearable HD Camera System - Hands-Free POV - Tiny, Rugged and Waterproof - Don’t Miss A Moment of Life!
  • LIVE IN THE MOMENT - Never miss another memory fumbling for your phone or camera - capture all of life’s adventures as a participant, not a spectator. Tiny, rugged and waterproof up to 30 feet, the wearable OPKIX One is ready to go wherever you are!
  • CAPTURE WHAT YOU SEE AND HEAR - Conveniently record POV footage without missing a moment. With versatile mounts included for your favorite eyewear or hat, plus 4 universal sticky mounts, the compact OPKIX One blends in so fun can stand out.
  • KEEP IT SIMPLE - One-button recording and fixed-focus make operation effortless. Wirelessly upload your memories from the Smart Egg to your smart phone with our free OPKIX Studio App. Just press, record and upload!
  • AMAZING VIDEO QUALITY - Full 1080p HD video quality, EIS and HD audio with noise cancellation. Record up to 15 minutes per camera, use the included Smart Egg to wirelessly recharge your cameras and store over 100 minutes of footage.
  • INCREDIBLE EDITING FEATURES - Edit, add filters, text, music and more, then easily upload your footage to social media with the tap of a screen using the free OPKIX Studio App.
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OPKIX Final Thoughts

"It’s overall a good pick."

This thing does everything it says it does. Very easy to hold in one hand. I had no problems at all with setup at all. Not very heavy and can take it anywhere. We travel out after I receive this OPKIX .

Overall Score
5.0


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4. DJI OSMO Action with Spare Battery

User Ratings: 70 9

DJI First Impressions

"Overall, I really like it!"

I highly recommend this [FEATURE]. LCD display could be better. I highly recommend this [FEATURE]. For this, we purchased this DJI . It's only a bit heavier, but it's bulky.

  • DJI OSMO Action with Spare Battery
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DJI Final Thoughts

"It is top quality."

This Camera/Camcorder Is Great! I had no problems at all with setup at all. This is a fantastic camera for the price. But to my surprise, it isn’t heavy at all. So many aspects about this camera.

Overall Score
4.3


(773 Points)

5. Runcam Camera FPV Drone And Remote Control Camcorder, Orange

User Ratings: 66 10

RunCam RUNCAM2-OR First Impressions

"Small, stylish and refined."

Must be turned on and off manually. This is an amazing camera, it really is. Using it for filming kids sports. I love it and definitely recommend to others. It's the small things that count.

  • Runcam Camera FPV Drone And Remote Control Camcorder, Orange
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  • Low Latency 60ms under 1080p 40ms under 720p
  • Built-in Wi-Fi iOS App Android App
  • USB Power Port 5-17V 2-4S batteries
  • FPV Camera Removable lens hood Multifunctional bracket RF shielding
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RunCam RUNCAM2-OR Final Thoughts

"I like the RunCam RUNCAM2-OR."

Formatting the SD card was easy. It has a microphone so the sound is better. He was pretty happy about the microphone. Much better then other same style AVIPAS Camcorder. Recording effect is very good!

Overall Score
4.2


(255 Points)

6. SAULEOO Video Camera Camcorder 4K 30MP Digital Camcorder Camera with Microphone Ultra HD Vlogging Ca...

SAULEOO First Impressions

"Uses it a lot."

The zoom did not really impress me. It is more for show than for use. Super easy to read instructions too! Super easy to read instructions too! The mic isn't great, but it'll work.

  • SAULEOO Video Camera Camcorder 4K 30MP Digital Camcorder Camera with Microphone Ultra HD Vlogging Camera with Remote Control,3 in Touch Screen
  • 【4K Ultra HD & 30MP Camcorder】: This digital camcorder records video with ultra HD 2.7K/20FPS video resolution and takes photos at 30.0MP image resolution. The high resolution and fill light function help you take high quality videos and pictures. The 3.0'' LCD touchscreen has 270-degree rotation. This CMOS Sensor camera with 18x digital zoom will take the resolution of your images to a whole new level.
  • 【Video Camera with Mic】: This camcorder is designed with a hot shoe interface that can be used to install an external microphone if required. Every time when you use external microphone, that it will effectively improve the clarity of the recording and reduce noise.Also the lens hood works great! It can block excess light and protect your camcorder lens from accidental damage.It improves the photos overall color and contrast. It is ideal for recording family events, parties, speech, etc.
  • 【Webcam & Electronic Anti-shake】: This video camera can be used as webcam with which you can use to have a video call with your friends and family by connecting the vlogging camera to your computer using the provided USB cable . You can also use the HDMI cable connect this camcorder directly to an HDTV and playback the videos you took in high . In addition, it also supports electronic anti-shake function, which can effectively improve the picture quality.
  • 【Recording While Charging & Remote Control】: This video camera is lightweight and easy to carry, which comes with a built-in microphone and speaker. This camcorder supports recording videos while charging.So you won't need to stop recording when the battery is running out during video recording. It has many other functions including: beauty function, face recognition, continuous shooting, self-timer and more. This digital cameras is perfect for recording the beautiful moments of your life.
  • 【Friendly Product Maintenance】: We provide a one-year product maintenance and service. If you have any questions, please feel free to leave your question on our sales page.The video camera supports up to a max. 128GB External SD/SDHC card and you can install 1/4 inch standard tripod and external 37mm lens. (SD/SDHC Card, Tripod and External Lens All NOT INCLUDED).
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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SAULEOO Final Thoughts

"It functions as expected."

Using it for filming kids sports. Overall, this is a very-very good camcorder. This little camera meets all those needs! I received the SAULEOO today. It did come with a memory card on top of it.

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5.0


(18 Points)

7. Panasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder with Touch Panel LCD Viewscreen and Built-in LED Light (US Versi...

Panasonic AG-AC30PJ First Impressions

"I really appreciate that."

It is more for show than for use. Now I'm off to charge the battery! The Panasonic AG-AC30PJ makes great quality video! The phone/camera mount piece works great. This little camera meets all those needs!

  • Panasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder with Touch Panel LCD Viewscreen and Built-in LED Light (US Version) - Starter Bundle with 1 Year Extended Warranty
  • This Bundle includes Panasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder, 1 Year Extended Warranty (2 Years total of protection), Sony 128GB SDXC Memory Card, Microfiber Cleaning Cloth ( See Full List in Description Below)
  • The AGAC30 features a 1/3.1" BSI MOS sensor for improved low-light performance and incorporates a 20x zoom lens with 5-axis hybrid image stabilization
  • 1/3.1" BSI MOS Sensor
  • 20x Optical Zoom Lens
  • 5-Axis Hybrid O.I.S. | Records MP4, MOV, AVCHD to SDXC Cards
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Panasonic AG-AC30PJ Final Thoughts

"Exceeded expectations."

Using it for filming kids sports. Very crystal clear picture and sounds. This is designed to be simple and easy to use. Much better then other same style AVIPAS Camcorder. Overall it is a decent AVIPAS Camcorder for the price.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. Video Camera Camcorder HD 1080P 24MP YouTube Vlogging Camera 3" LCD 270 Degrees Rotatable Screen 16X...

User Ratings: 84 8

Actinow First Impressions

"It has a nice case as well."

The mic isn't great, but it'll work. That is not the case with the Actinow . Perfect camera for my up coming vacation! Must be turned on and off manually. This is designed to be simple and easy to use.

  • Video Camera Camcorder HD 1080P 24MP YouTube Vlogging Camera 3" LCD 270 Degrees Rotatable Screen 16X Digital Zoom Digital Camera Recorder with 2 Batteries
  • Video Camera:This video camera max supports 1080P(15FPS) AVI Video Resolution,24M (6000x4500) JPEG Image Resolution.3.0 inch 270 degree rotation TFT LCD screen,16X digital zoom,built-in fill light, Anti-shaking, Face capture, Self-timer, Webcam function, Pause function, internal Microphone and Speaker(record sound videos),USB 2.0, TV Output and so on.The camera is small,lightweight carry to everywhere and simple to use.(The camera is designed for Amateurs,not for Professional Users)
  • Webcam Video Camera:The digital camera has a Webcam function.When you want to video chat with your friends or family but without a cam on your computer, you may need this function.By connecting the computer with a USB cable,then press the camera“MODE”button to switch into the“PC CAM”mode.Please download the software“AMCAP”before using the PC-CAM function,finally open the “AMCAP”,then enter the video interface,and then you can video chat with your friends.
  • Pause Function:The camcorder supports the pause function,a good choice for YouTube and Vlogging.You can continue the recording in the same File without restarting a new one.You can pause or restart the video by press the "OK" button.And then you can download the video to your computer through a USB cable and then edit it before uploading to your social media,also can use a AV cable connect to the TV to watch the photos and videos.Also share it to social platforms such as YouTube at any time.
  • Recording While Charging:The digital camera comes with two 3.7V 1250 mAh Li-ion battery(Model: NP-40).One full-charged battery can be sustainably used for 90-150 minutes. Or you can record videos while charging, in this case, you can record long enough videos as you wish and no need to worry about battery drains. The digital camera supports SD card 4GB to 32GB(The SD card is not included in the package,please format the SD card before using this camera).
  • Perfect Gift & Quality Assurance:The camcorder support the tripod connection and the hole is standard size.(the tripod is not included).The camcorder support LED Video Light(Supplement Light not included).But not support the external microphone.If you have any problems or concerns,please feel free to contact us,we will give you a satisfied solution within 24 hours.
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Actinow Final Thoughts

"Well packaged."

This little camera meets all those needs! I have had NO issues with battery life so far. First off this was an open box purchase. If you are also an amateur photographer. More noticeable on the night vision set up.

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4.5


(35 Points)

9. Sony - HDRCX405 HD Video Recording Handycam Camcorder (black)

User Ratings: 58 8

Sony HDRCX405/B First Impressions

"It works perfectly so far."

The camcorder is nice and compact. I will definitely use it more often. The clarity of the video was amazing. What you get is quite a lot, really. Great AVIPAS Camcorder and meets my needs.

  • Sony - HDRCX405 HD Video Recording Handycam Camcorder (black)
  • 50Mbps XAVC S1 1920x1080 at 60P, AVCHD and MP4 codecs. 30x Optical / 60x Clear Image Zoom to get closer to the action. 26.8mm wide angle ZEISS Lens
  • Automatically creates highlight video in MP4 from multiple clips. Optical SteadyShot image stabilization w/ Active mode. Built-in USB cable for easy file transfer/charge
  • Face Detection with voice enhancement and noise reduction. Get creative w/ 7 picture effects for video and still photos.For windows computers, details vary according to OS (Windows7/VISTA/XP)
  • View on 2.7” Clear Photo Plus LCD display. Intelligent Auto (60 different scene combinations possible) , Focal Length (35mm) (Video) f=26.8 - 804.0 mm (16:9) Focal Length (35mm) (Still Image) f=26.8-804.0mm (16:9), f=32.8-984.0mm (4:3)
  • This product does not have an external microphone input.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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Sony HDRCX405/B Final Thoughts

"Instructions are decent."

I'm using it to make my YouTube videos. There are not any fancy professional features. 3 settings, up close, mid range and infinity. And the rocker zoom is awesome. The lanyard has been amazing.

Overall Score
4.1


(660 Points)

10. Sony FDRAX53/B 4K HD Video Recording Camcorder (Black)

User Ratings: 64 11

Sony FDRAX53/B First Impressions

"Worth what I paid."

Very easy to hold in one hand. I am so glad I chose this particular unit! It keeps the frames still and colors vibrant. If you are also an amateur photographer. However I am glad I did purchase!

  • Sony FDRAX53/B 4K HD Video Recording Camcorder (Black)
  • 4K XAVC-S recording with 16.6MP, Exmor R sensor, B.O.SS stabilization
  • ZEISS lens(26.8mm) 20x optical zoom in 4K, 30x Clear Image Zoom in 4K
  • 3.0" LCD (Touch panel), EVF, Wi-Fi/NFC, manual ring, night shot, 4K Time-lapse capture
  • Built-in Zoom Microphone. Minimum Focus Distance- approx. 13/32 Inch (Wide), approx. 31 1/2 Inch (Tele), approx. 1 cm (Wide), approx. 80 cm (Tele). Focal Length (35mm equivalent) (Still Image)- f=26.8-536.0 mm (16:9) f=32.8-656.0 mm (4:3).Focal Length (35 mm equivalent) (Video)- f=26.8-536.0 mm (16:9)2
  • In-the-box: Rechargeable Battery Pack(NP-FV70/NP-FV70A) (1); AC Adaptor (1); Power Cord (1); Operating Guide(1); HDMI(micro) Cable (1); micro USB Cable (1)
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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Sony FDRAX53/B Final Thoughts

"And guess what!"

Picture quality is outstanding. Christmas, kids' plays, recitals, etc. He was pretty happy about the microphone. The clarity of the video was amazing. Seems well made, as expected for the price.

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4.1


(206 Points)

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