Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Crosstour Camcorders

1. Crosstour Action Camera CT8000-A

Crosstour First Impressions

"I got camera for my mom."

Good camera for what I’m using it for. And the photo is acceptable also. So many features, streamlined everything. Its really worth every dollar I paid. Super easy to load onto my laptop also.

  • Crosstour Action Camera CT8000-A
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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Crosstour Final Thoughts

"This Crosstour is great."

Great Crosstour Camcorder and meets my needs. That is not the case with the Crosstour . Super easy to read instructions too! I am still learning how to use it. The zoom did not really impress me.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

2. CONTOUR4K HD Camera 4K Action Camera Waterproof Helmet CAM RAGECAMS MOD (6mm Semi Wide, Day)

Contour First Impressions

"I did it on Mac."

He was pretty happy about the microphone. Super easy to load onto my laptop also. Every detail is well designed. An additional battery is included as backup. There are not any fancy professional features.

  • CONTOUR4K HD Camera 4K Action Camera Waterproof Helmet CAM RAGECAMS MOD (6mm Semi Wide, Day)
  • Brand New Contour 4K with Modified Lens
  • 4K 30FPS
  • 1080P 120FPS
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Contour Final Thoughts

"It also looks very nice."

He was pretty happy about the microphone. It’s really time to buy this Contour . This is an amazing camera, it really is. Formatting the SD card was easy. What you get is quite a lot, really.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

3. Video Camera Camcorder WiFi FHD 1080P 30FPS 24MP Infrared Night Vision YouTube Vlogging Camera Recor...

User Ratings: 79 6

AIsuoda 5052STR First Impressions

"It’s overall a good pick."

We travel out after I receive this AIsuoda 5052STR. I didn't get to test the far away sound mode. It did come with a memory card on top of it. This is an amazing camera, it really is. So many aspects about this camera.

  • Video Camera Camcorder WiFi FHD 1080P 30FPS 24MP Infrared Night Vision YouTube Vlogging Camera Recorder 3.0 Inch 270 Degree Rotation Touch Screen 16X Digital Zoom Camcorder with 2 Batteries
  • 【FHD 1080P Video Camera】The digital video camera is full HD 1080P, with 24.0MP picture resolution,3.0 inch 270° rotation ultra-clear touch screen and 16X digital zoom camera.  It also has 8 mega pixel CMOS image sensor,so you can capture vibrant and extremely realistic images and videos. This video camcorder has built-in microphone which gets great sound quality and reduces noise
  • 【Multifunctional Camcorder】This vlog camera supports Time Lapse,Slow Motion,Video Capture,Motion Detection,Loop Recording,Continuous Shooting, Face Capture, Beauty Function, Self-Timer, Playback Modes, Anti-Shaking Function,TV Output and ect..You can record your wonderful moments with these special features
  • 【WiFi & IR Night Vision Camcorder】Download the App ‘iSmart DV’ on you phone or tablet and connect it with your camera,then you may operate the camera or check through Android or IOS devices to review the photos and videos. With IR night vision function, you can shoot clear white and black photo or video in the dark environment without visible light or low light(within 16ft/5m). Note:WiFi and IR function will increase the usage of battery!!
  • 【Webcam & Pause Function】You can use this function for video chatting or live streaming. By connecting the computer with a USB cable, then choose the “PC CAM” mode as a webcam.You can continue the recording in the same File without restarting a new one
  • 【Video Camea Camcorder】The video camera comes with 2 rechargeable batteries, and it supports recording while charging. The camcorder should be charged for 3-4 hours before using and make sure the battery is charged successfully.If you have any question or suggestion,please feel free to contact us!
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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AIsuoda 5052STR Final Thoughts

"My friend have fun with it."

And the rocker zoom is awesome. This is a fantastic camera for the price. This little camera meets all those needs! The lanyard has been amazing. I highly recommend this [FEATURE].

Overall Score
4.4


(76 Points)

4. Panasonic HDC-SD20 HD Flash Camcorder (Red)

User Ratings: 50

Panasonic HDC-SD20-R First Impressions

"Crisp clean pics."

I really appreciate with the extra battery. Feel free to contact me if you have questions. And the rocker zoom is awesome. The price Also made this a great deal. Great seller and very fast shipping!

  • Panasonic HDC-SD20 HD Flash Camcorder (Red)
  • Capture Full HD video; 1920 x 1080 resolution
  • Record directly so SD memory cards
  • 16x Leica Dicomar lens with Optical Image Stabilization
  • 9 lux low-light performance with built in video light
  • 2.7-inch touch-panel LCD
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Panasonic HDC-SD20-R Final Thoughts

"The camera feels good."

This is a fantastic camera for the price. So many features, streamlined everything. It has a microphone so the sound is better. Still, it's worth knowing about. He was pretty happy about the microphone.

Overall Score
4.5


(3 Points)

5. Sony Handycam FDR-AX700 4K HD Video Camera Camcorder + Extra Battery and Charger + 3 Piece Filter Ki...

User Ratings: 52

eDigitalUSA FDR-AX700/B First Impressions

"Worth what I paid."

3 settings, up close, mid range and infinity. Good quality without damage at night. I am so glad I chose this particular unit! I got these for my husband for Xmas. Because my phone camera wasn’t good enough.

  • Sony Handycam FDR-AX700 4K HD Video Camera Camcorder + Extra Battery and Charger + 3 Piece Filter Kit + Wide Angle Lens + Case + Tripod and More - Advanced Bundle
  • Sony FDR-AX700 4K Camcorder FDR-AX700/B
  • NP-FV70A V-Series Battery Pack
  • External Rapid Battery Charger
  • 128GB SDXC Memory Card
  • 62mm 3 Piece Filer Kit/ 0.45x Wide-Angle Lens (62mm, Black)/ Soft Padded Carrying Case/ Flexible Tripod (12")/ 1 Meter Mini HDMI to HDMI Cable/ Memory Card Wallet/ SD Card USB Reader/ eDigitalUSA Micro FiberCloth/ Portable LED Video Light/ Camcorder Microphone/ eDigitalUSA Deluxe Cleaning Kit / 4K HDR Video Recording - 1"-Type Stacked CMOS Sensor / Bionz X Image Processor - 273-Point Phase Detection Autofocus / Zeiss Vario Sonnar T* Lens - 12x Optical Zoom & 18x Clear Image Zoom / Optical
  • Editor's Impressions Of The eDigitalUSA FDR-AX700/B
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eDigitalUSA FDR-AX700/B Final Thoughts

"The eDigitalUSA FDR-AX700/B works great."

I will definitely use it more often. First off this was an open box purchase. I haven’t had to change the date. Still, it's worth knowing about. The material of the eDigitalUSA FDR-AX700/B seems really good.

Overall Score
4.3


(7 Points)

6. Contour ROAM Hands-Free Waterproof Camcorder + 16GB Ultra High Speed Memory & CountourROAM Waterproo...

Contour ComtourROAM-1650-16GB First Impressions

"Great picture and sound."

The image quality is amazing. Used this multiple times for church lectures. Feel free to contact me if you have questions. Very easy to hold in one hand. Feel free to contact me if you have questions.

  • Contour ROAM Hands-Free Waterproof Camcorder + 16GB Ultra High Speed Memory & CountourROAM Waterproof Case Watersport Edition
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Contour ComtourROAM-1650-16GB
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Contour ComtourROAM-1650-16GB Final Thoughts

"The video quality is great."

The phone/camera mount piece works great. More noticeable on the night vision set up. It is more for show than for use. This is a gift for my brother's birthday. Wow this was such a great purchase!

Overall Score
4.0


(2 Points)

7. Video Camera Camcorder Full HD 1080P 36MP 30FPS Digital YouTube Vlogging Camera Video Recorder with ...

ACTITOP First Impressions

"It’s overall a good pick."

I love it and definitely recommend to others. This is a fantastic camera for the price. 3 settings, up close, mid range and infinity. Feel free to contact me if you have questions. That is not the case with the ACTITOP .

  • Video Camera Camcorder Full HD 1080P 36MP 30FPS Digital YouTube Vlogging Camera Video Recorder with Night Vision 3.0 Inch 270 Degree Rotation IPS Screen 16X Zoom Remote Control, 2 Batteries
  • ACTITOP Full HD 1080P Camcorder: Full HD 1080P (30FPS), with a maximum interpolation of 36 million Sony sensor. it supports Motion detection, Time-lapse recording, Slow motion, Infrared night vision, 16X Digital Zoom, 3.0 inch IPS screen and so on. Perfect vlogging youtube camera gift for amateurs,, such as kids, teens, and others.
  • Webcam &HDMI Function: It can live stream directly connected directly to an HDTV with an HDMI cable and playback the videos you took. The vlogging youtube cameras also can be connected to the PC with USB cable. Then you can transfer your files to your computer by choosing “MSDC” or take it as a webcam by choosing the “PC CAM” mode so as to enjoy video chatting or live streaming.
  • Infrared Night Video Recorder: You can record in the dark with IR light. Its Infrared night vision has no effect on video and photo, and the color is black and white. Under ‘Infrared Night Vision’ function, the camera can capture high-definition images and videos, and it works perfectly in the dark, and can also shoot high-quality images in very low light.
  • Pause Function and Remote Control: the filming camera comes with remote control, you can take photos and videos by yourself anywhere and anytime. Do not need to ask others to help you take photos and videos. No members are excluded from the group photo. You can pause the video whenever you want and continue the recording without restarting a new file.
  • Multi-function Video Camera: Our digital video camera support Time-lapse Recording; Time-lapse Photo; Recording While Charging;; Beauty function;Face Detection; Slow Motion; Motion Detection; Anti-shake; Continuous shooting. It also comes with 2 rechargeable powerful lithium batteries, it also supports recording while charging.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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ACTITOP Final Thoughts

"It has a nice case as well."

Super easy to read instructions too! Picture quality is outstanding. Still, it's worth knowing about. The ACTITOP is small and lightweight. There is a zoom feature on the ACTITOP .

Overall Score
5.0


(6 Points)

8. Panasonic X1500 4K Professional Camcorder with 24X Optical Zoom, WiFi HD Live Streaming, HC-X1500 (U...

Panasonic HC-X1500 First Impressions

"Good product."

Every detail is well designed. I didn't get to test the far away sound mode. I like The light weight small size. Not that many left on the inexpensive end. I received the Panasonic HC-X1500 today.

  • Panasonic X1500 4K Professional Camcorder with 24X Optical Zoom, WiFi HD Live Streaming, HC-X1500 (USA Black)
  • [PRO FEATURES] Manual rings, ND filters, and 24-bit high resolution linear PCM audio recording, 4: 2: 2 10-bit internal recording, double SD card slots
  • [WIFI LIVE STREAMING] HD live streaming supported by built-in Wi-Fi
  • [4K RECORDING] 4K 60p recording in a small and light body with a heat-dispersing design
  • [LEICA DICOMAR LENS] Wide-angle 25mm 24x optical zoom with 5-Axis Hybrid O. I. S (Optical Image Stabilization) and high-speed and focusing.
  • [DISPLAY / LVF] The 3. 5-inch monitor (2, 760K-dots) with electrostatic touch panel, plus up/down tiltable viewfinder (1, 555K-dot). Simultaneous LCD output is available.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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Panasonic HC-X1500 Final Thoughts

"My son loves it."

The batteries come already charged. The Panasonic HC-X1500 is small and lightweight. This is a gift for my brother's birthday. This is designed to be simple and easy to use. And the rocker zoom is awesome.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

9. 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)

10. Sony Handycam FDR-AX53 Wi-Fi 4K Ultra HD Video Camera Camcorder with 64GB Card + Battery & Charger +...

Sony K-91429-01 First Impressions

"This worked great."

Overall it is a decent Crosstour Camcorder for the price. It did come with a memory card on top of it. I really appreciate with the extra battery. And the photo is acceptable also. This is absolutely the best bang for the buck.

  • Sony Handycam FDR-AX53 Wi-Fi 4K Ultra HD Video Camera Camcorder with 64GB Card + Battery & Charger + Case + Filter + LED Light + Microphone + Kit
  • KIT INCLUDES 11 PRODUCTS -- All BRAND NEW Items with all Manufacturer-supplied Accessories + Full USA Warranties:
  • [1] Sony Handycam FDR-AX53 Wi-Fi 4K Ultra HD Video Camera Camcorder + [2] Sony LCS-U21 Camera Case +
  • [3] SanDisk 64GB SDXC I U3 Card + [4] Spare NP-FV70 Battery + [5] Battery Charger +
  • [6] Vivitar 55mm UV Glass Filter + [7] Vidpro Condenser Mic + [8] PD LED Video Light w/ Bracket +
  • [9] PD 5pc Complete Cleaning Kit + [10] PD 8 SD Card Memory Card Case + [11] LCD Screen Protectors
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony K-91429-01
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Sony K-91429-01 Final Thoughts

"The Sony K-91429-01 works great."

It's the small things that count. Overall it is a decent Crosstour Camcorder for the price. Great seller and very fast shipping! The batteries come already charged. LCD display could be better.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

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