Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Blackmagic Design Camcorders

1. Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 6K with EF Lens Mount

User Ratings: 77 8

Blackmagic Design CINECAMPOCHDEF6K First Impressions

"Thought they worked great!"

That is not the case with the Blackmagic Design CINECAMPOCHDEF6K. Indoors it performed quite well. Still, it's worth knowing about. Functions are straightforward. Very easy to hold in one hand.

  • Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 6K with EF Lens Mount
  • Effective sensor size 23 10 x 12 99 millimeter (super 35)
  • Shooting resolutions 6144 x 3456 (6K) up to 50 fps/ 6144 x 2560 (6K 2 4 1) up to 60 fps/ 5744 x 3024 (5 7K 17 9) up to 60 fps/ 4096 x 2160 (4K DCI) up to 60 fps/ 3840 x 2160 (Ultra HD) Up To 60 fps/ 3728 x 3104 (3 7K 6 5 anamorphic) up to 60 fps/ 2868 x 1512 (2 8K 17 9) up to 120 fps/ 1920 x 1080 (HD) Up To 120 fps
  • Maximum sensor frame rate Dependent on resolution and codec selected Project frame rates of 23 98 24 25 29 97 30 50 59 94 and 60 FPS supported off-speed frame rates up to 60 fps in 6K 2 4 1 120 fps in 2 8K 17 9 and 1080H
  • Video inputs None/ video outputs 1x HDMI type a
  • Active EF mount lens not included
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Blackmagic Design CINECAMPOCHDEF6K
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Blackmagic Design CINECAMPOCHDEF6K Final Thoughts

"It’s like 007."

The videos and pictures are both very clear. Super easy to load onto my laptop also. I received the Blackmagic Design CINECAMPOCHDEF6K today. The phone/camera mount piece works great. Video was taken when I got it.

Overall Score
4.5


(28 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated Blackmagic Design Camcorders

2. Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro 4.6K Camera with EF Mount, External Camera Controls

User Ratings: 45

Blackmagic Design FBA_CINEURSAMUPRO46K First Impressions

"Worth the price."

This is absolutely the perfect tool for me. So many features, streamlined everything. We travel out after I receive this Blackmagic Design FBA_CINEURSAMUPRO46K. However I am glad I did purchase! We are very pleased with this product.

  • Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro 4.6K Camera with EF Mount, External Camera Controls
  • 4.6K Super-35mm CMOS Sensor
  • 4608 x 2592 Video up to 60p
  • CinemaDNG and ProRes 444 & 422 Recording
  • Full Set of External Controls
  • Built in ND Filters
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Blackmagic Design FBA_CINEURSAMUPRO46K
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Blackmagic Design FBA_CINEURSAMUPRO46K Final Thoughts

"It’s a good buy."

Over all, good quality for the price. The material of the Blackmagic Design FBA_CINEURSAMUPRO46K seems really good. I didn't get to test the far away sound mode. I didn't get to test the far away sound mode. Functions are straightforward.

Overall Score
4.0


(8 Points)

3. Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro 4.6K (G2)

User Ratings: 74

Blackmagic Design BM-CINEURSAMUPRO46KG2 First Impressions

"Perfect!"

I did exactly what the ad said. Its really worth every dollar I paid. So many aspects about this camera. Good camera for what I’m using it for. This is an amazing camera, it really is.

  • Blackmagic Design URSA Mini Pro 4.6K (G2)
  • Effective Sensor Size: 25.34 x 14.25 millimeter (Super35)
  • Lens Mount: EF mount included. Interchangeable with optional PL, B4 and F lens mounts
  • Lens Control: Electronic control via EF mount pins or 12pin broadcast connector for compatible lenses
  • Dynamic Range: 15 Stops
  • Shooting Resolutions: 4608 x 2592, 4608 x 1920 (4.6K 2.40:1), 4096 x 2304 (4K 16:9), 4096 x 2160 (4K DCI), 3840 x 2160 (Ultra HD), 3072 x 2560 (3K Anamorphic), 2048 x 1152 (2K 16:9), 2048 x 1080 (2K DCI), 1920 x 1080
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Blackmagic Design BM-CINEURSAMUPRO46KG2
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Blackmagic Design BM-CINEURSAMUPRO46KG2 Final Thoughts

"Update next week."

Not that many left on the inexpensive end. I really like the features of the camera. There are not any fancy professional features. This is a fantastic camera for the price. Still, it's worth knowing about.

Overall Score
4.7


(5 Points)

4. Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD 2 Broadcast Camera for Live Production

Blackmagic Design CINSTUDMFT/HD/2 First Impressions

"It has a nice case as well."

Overall, this is a very-very good camcorder. Feel free to contact me if you have questions. Really great camera and easy to use. LCD display could be better. I had no problems at all with setup at all.

  • Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD 2 Broadcast Camera for Live Production
  • DESIGNED FOR LIVE PRODUCTION - Now you can produce multiple camera live production in any location
  • REVOLUTIONARY DESIGN - Advanced technology in a compact, rugged design. Features a compact and durable magnesium alloy body that is packed with innovative technology, making it the most rugged, portable and advanced studio camera in the world
  • EASY ACCESS BUTTONS FOR THE MOST IMPORTANT SETTINGS - Quickly and easily access the most important controls using the built in row of buttons below the viewfinder
  • MICRO FOUR THIRDS LENS MOUNT - The Blackmagic Studio Camera features an active Micro Four Thirds lens mount that is compatible with an incredibly wide range of lenses and adapters
  • LARGE 10" FULL HD VIEWFINDER - The Blackmagic Studio Camera includes the world's largest viewfinder built in! The massive 10" high resolution screen has a super wide viewing angle and the large viewing area
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Blackmagic Design CINSTUDMFT/HD/2
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Blackmagic Design CINSTUDMFT/HD/2 Final Thoughts

"I noticed two problems."

I love it and definitely recommend to others. Formatting the SD card was easy. The price Also made this a great deal. Using it for filming kids sports. I do wish there was a time & date stamp.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

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5. Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K with Samsung 500GB T5 Portable Solid-State Drive (Blue), E...

Blackmagic Design BMDPCCAM4KS500GBSSDSB1 First Impressions

"Good product."

Super easy to read instructions too! Perfect camera for my up coming vacation! We travel out after I receive this Blackmagic Design BMDPCCAM4KS500GBSSDSB1. I received the Blackmagic Design BMDPCCAM4KS500GBSSDSB1 today. It's only a bit heavier, but it's bulky.

  • Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K with Samsung 500GB T5 Portable Solid-State Drive (Blue), Extended Life LP-E6 Spare Battery (2700mAh / 20.0Wh), Home/Travel Battery Charger & Cleaning Cloth
  • CAMERA FEATURES: 4/3"-Sized HDR Sensor; Rolling Shutter; Carbon Fiber Reinforced Composite Construction; DCI 4K60, 2.8K80 Raw in 4:3 Anamorphic; Blackmagic Raw and ProRes Options; Dual Native 400/3200 ISO / up to 25,600; Up to 2.6K 120 Raw for Super16 Lenses; Active Micro Four Thirds Lens Mount; 5" Touchscreen Display; CFast 2.0 & SD/UHS-II Card Slots; USB Type-C Output for External Drive
  • SSD FEATURES: 500GB Storage Capacity; 256-Bit AES Encryption; Max Read Speed - 540 MB/s, Maximum Write Speed – 515 MB/s; Multi-Level Cell (MLC); Password Protection; Shock Protection from Up to 6.6’ (2m); USB 3.1 Type-C and Type-A Connections; USB Type-C & USB Type-A Cables Included
  • BUNDLE INCLUDES: Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera 4K; Samsung 500GB T5 Portable Solid-State Drive (Blue); Extended Life LP-E6 Series Replacement Battery (7.4V / 2700mAh / 20.0Wh); AC/DC Rapid Home & Travel Battery Charger; Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
  • CAMERA MANUFACTURER ACCESSORIES: DaVinci Resolve Studio Activation Key; Canon LP-E6 Type Battery; 30W Power Supply with International Adapters; Dust Cap
  • SSD MANUFACTURER ACCESSORIES: USB Type-C Cable; USB Type-C to Type-A Cable
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Blackmagic Design BMDPCCAM4KS500GBSSDSB1
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Blackmagic Design BMDPCCAM4KS500GBSSDSB1 Final Thoughts

"Wonderful package!"

This unit is awesome and the price is great. Perfect camera for my up coming vacation! This is absolutely the perfect tool for me. Well packed and worth the money. What you get is quite a lot, really.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

6. Ghost Light GL7-PRO-II Infrared 45 Watt IR Light for Night Vision Camera & Camcorder

Ghost Light GL6-PRO-45IR First Impressions

"This camera was a hit."

The Ghost Light GL6-PRO-45IR makes great quality video! This Camera/Camcorder Is Great! For this, we purchased this Ghost Light GL6-PRO-45IR. It has an camera and it does video. The Ghost Light GL6-PRO-45IR is very compact.

  • Ghost Light GL7-PRO-II Infrared 45 Watt IR Light for Night Vision Camera & Camcorder
  • 45 Watt Infrared Light
  • Extreme Long Range
  • 7th Generation, 10th Anniversary Model
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Ghost Light GL6-PRO-45IR
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Ghost Light GL6-PRO-45IR Final Thoughts

"Exceeded expectations."

Seems well made, as expected for the price. This is absolutely the best bang for the buck. The Ghost Light GL6-PRO-45IR is very compact. It is inexpensive Blackmagic Design Camcorder. For this, we purchased this Ghost Light GL6-PRO-45IR.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

7. Webaround Portable Webcam Background, Big Shot, 56" (Grey) (Gen2)

User Ratings: 61

Webaround First Impressions

"Quite easy to follow."

Very crystal clear picture and sounds. The camcorder is nice and compact. The image stabilizer works very well. Perfect camera for my up coming vacation! The material of the Webaround seems really good.

  • Webaround Portable Webcam Background, Big Shot, 56" (Grey) (Gen2)
  • Perfect for video conferencing while working at home, collapsible and storable when not in use
  • The grey color provides a nice, clean background
  • Universal adjustments, fits most office chairs as well as gaming chairs, even some dining room style chairs
  • When open, the Big Shot is 56" in diameter and it’s built with spring steel allowing it to close to 22” in diameter
  • For help with zooming your webcam, tricks on how to fold your Webaround and more, go to: https://thewebaround.com/tips/
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Webaround
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Webaround Final Thoughts

"It's very compact to carry."

I highly recommend this [FEATURE]. It's only a bit heavier, but it's bulky. I really appreciate with the extra battery. It did come with a memory card on top of it. I highly recommend this [FEATURE].

Overall Score
4.2


(3 Points)

8. Canon XA15 Compact Full HD Camcorder 2217C002 with 64GB Memory Card, Extra Battery and Charger, UV F...

eDigitalUSA 2217C002 First Impressions

"Fantastic Blackmagic Design Camcorder & price."

Not that many left on the inexpensive end. Overall, this is a very-very good camcorder. This eDigitalUSA 2217C002 works great for me. It is inexpensive Blackmagic Design Camcorder. The whole family enjoyed this purchase.

  • Canon XA15 Compact Full HD Camcorder 2217C002 with 64GB Memory Card, Extra Battery and Charger, UV Filter, LED Light, Case, Telephoto Lens, Wide Angle Lens, and More - Advanced Bundle
  • Bundle Includes: 1 x Canon XA15 Compact Full HD Camcorder | 1 x Professional LED 160 Video Light | 1 x Replacement Li-Ion Extended Life Battery | 1 x 64GB Memory Card| 1 x Soft Padded Carrying Case | 1 x Professional Telephoto Lens 58mm | 1 x Professional Wide Angle Lens 58mm | 1 x Professional 3 Piece Filter Kit, 58mm | 1 x External AC/DC Quick Charger | 1 x Deluxe Cleaning Kit | 1 x 58mm UV Filter | 1 x Memory Card Wallet | 1 x SD Card USB Reader | 1 x Microfiber Cloth
  • Native 1920 x 1080, 1/2.84" CMOS Sensor | 20x HD Zoom Lens
  • Canon Digic DV 4 Image Processor | Dynamic Image Stabilization
  • 3" OLED Touch Panel View Screen | Manual Camera Controls
  • 2 x XLR with Manual/Auto Audio Levels | SDI, Mini-HDMI, Composite Outputs
  • Editor's Impressions Of The eDigitalUSA 2217C002
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eDigitalUSA 2217C002 Final Thoughts

"Back to this camcorder."

So far I am happy with this purchase. I'll get to the point of figuring it out. I haven’t had one in so long. I really appreciate with the extra battery. I've tried many brands & models.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

9. Panasonic AG-CX350 4K Camcorder (AG-CX350) W/Padded Case, 128 GB Memory Card, Lens Attachments, Wire...

Panasonic AG-CX350 First Impressions

"Cool little camera."

Indoors it performed quite well. Used this multiple times for church lectures. An additional battery is included as backup. I am still learning how to use it. Honestly, the tiny size is my favorite thing!

  • Panasonic AG-CX350 4K Camcorder (AG-CX350) W/Padded Case, 128 GB Memory Card, Lens Attachments, Wire Straps, LED Light, and More?
  • 1 x Panasonic AG-CX350 4K Camcorder | 1 x 128GB SF-UY3 Series UHS-I SDXC Memory Card | 1 x Large Padded Carrying Case | 1 x Professional LED 160 Video Light | 1 x 67mm Telephoto HD Lens | 1 x 67mm Wide Angle Lens with Pouch and Lens Caps | 1 x 67mm Close Up Filter Set | 1 x 67mm UV Filter | 1 x 6 x 6 inch Velcro Straps (Assorted Colors) | 1 x Deluxe Cleaning Kit | 1 x SD Card USB Reader | 1 x Memory Card Wallet
  • 1" MOS Sensor | 20x Optical, 32x Intelligent Zoom
  • UHD 4K, 1080p, Variable Frame Rate | 2 x Media Card Slot, HLG Recording
  • 3.2" LCD Screen, OLED Viewfinder | Individual Zoom, Focus, Iris Rings
  • Front-Mounted Mic with Front Audio Level | TC In/Out, 3G-SDI, HDMI Out
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Panasonic AG-CX350
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Panasonic AG-CX350 Final Thoughts

"Overall very satisfied."

Works and looks much better than expected. He was pretty happy about the microphone. Much better then other same style Blackmagic Design Camcorder. It's the small things that count. The image stabilizer works very well.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

10. Sony 4K HD Video Recording FDRAX33 Handycam Camcorder with Camcorder Bag Bundle

User Ratings: 69 7

Sony First Impressions

"And guess what!"

It has a microphone so the sound is better. The price Also made this a great deal. That is not the case with the Sony . I'm using it to make my YouTube videos. So many aspects about this camera.

  • Sony 4K HD Video Recording FDRAX33 Handycam Camcorder with Camcorder Bag Bundle
  • Sony 4K HD Video Recording FDRAX33 Handycam Camcorder
  • Sony LCSU11 Soft Compact Carrying Case for Cyber-Shot Cameras (Black)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony
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Sony Final Thoughts

"Pictures are also good."

This thing does everything it says it does. Really like the clarity of the picture. There are not any fancy professional features. We travel out after I receive this Sony . Not very heavy and can take it anywhere.

Overall Score
4.4


(173 Points)

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