Editor's Choice - Our Favorite GoPro Camcorders

1. GoPro Hero 8 Black Action Camera + GoPro Dual Battery Charger + Battery (HERO8 Black) + Gopro Shorty...

GoPro hero8black First Impressions

"Everything was great!"

Able to get a great cinematic look. He was pretty happy about the microphone. Very compact that it fits in my purse! The best part is the real-time imagery. The mic isn't great, but it'll work.

  • GoPro Hero 8 Black Action Camera + GoPro Dual Battery Charger + Battery (HERO8 Black) + Gopro Shorty Tripod + Sandisk 32GB U3 Memory Card + Ritz Gear 5 Piece Cleaning Kit
  • Streamlined design - The reimagined shape is more pocketable, and folding fingers at the base let you swap mounts quickly. A new side door makes changing batteries even faster, and the lens is now 2x more impact resistant.
  • HERO8 Black Mods - Vloggers, pro filmmakers and aspiring creators can do more than ever imagined—with quick-loading accessories like flashes, microphones, LCD screens and more. Just add the optional Media Mod to up your capture game.
  • Time Warp 2. 0 - Capture super stabilized time lapse videos while you move through an activity. And now, Time Warp automatically adjusts speed based on motion, scene detection and lighting. You can even slow down the effect to real time—savoring interesting moments—and then tap to speed it back up.
  • Hyper Smooth 2. 0 - Smooth just got smoother. Now HERO8 Black has three levels of stabilization—On, High and Boost—so you can pick the best option for whatever you do. Get the widest views possible, or boost it up to the smoothest video ever offered in a HERO camera. Plus, Hyper Smooth works with all resolutions and frame rates, and features in-app horizon leveling.
  • Live Burst - Record the moments 1. 5 seconds before and after your shot, so you can choose the best single frame for the perfect photo—or an awesome shareable video.
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GoPro hero8black Final Thoughts

"This camera was a hit."

The camcorder is nice and compact. The lanyard has been amazing. More noticeable on the night vision set up. This unit is awesome and the price is great. The batteries come already charged.

Overall Score
4.0


(3 Points)

2. Kenuo Ultra HD Video Camera Camcorder with Rechargeable Microphone 1080P 26MP WiFi Vlogging Camera Y...

User Ratings: 69

Kenuo First Impressions

"Great all round camera."

Formatting the SD card was easy. We are very pleased with this product. This was well worth the money. The best part is the real-time imagery. This was well worth the money.

  • Kenuo Ultra HD Video Camera Camcorder with Rechargeable Microphone 1080P 26MP WiFi Vlogging Camera YouTube Digital Camera IPS Touch Screen Remote Control IR Night Vision, Wide Lens
  • ➤Full HD 1080P Video Camera with Rechargeable Microphone: This rechargeable external microphone, adopts X-Y stereo sound pickup technology, recording your sound clearly and smoothly , NCR noise reduction design can effectively reduce background noise and current sound. Whether you're recording a home video or a live social media, this microphone will give you a satisfying sound. The hot shoe interface can also be equipped with an external fill light (not included in the package)
  • ➤Ultra HD 1080P Camcorder with Multiple Functions: This camera has a powerful CMOS not only to record 1080P/30FPS video but also to capture 26MP still photos. 720P/60FPS will give you a better experience when recording fast moving objects. At the same time, the 3-inch HD screen gives you a better playback experience. When you turn the zoom lever to the far left, you can preview your videos and photos.
  • ➤Infrared Night Vision, Time-lapse Record and More Features Waiting for You: Infrared night vision allows you to get clear, bright black and white images with or without light. The time-lapse video function can record the process of changing things and compress it to play in a short time. You can record flowers in full bloom, sunrise. Sunset process. More features slow motion, timed photo, face detection, beauty, recording while charging and so on.
  • ➤Full HD 1080P Youtube Camera with Webcam for Live Stream and Video Call: This camcorder can record 1080P HD video, it comes with a mini USB cable to connect laptop directly for YouTube, Facebook, live Streaming. After connecting the computer, please choose "PC Camera" and your YouTube Instagram Livestream will automatically recognize the camera. Pause function allows you to pause the recording and continue with the same file without having to start a new one File, which makes it easier for you
  • ➤Full HD 1080P Vdieo Camcorder with Wifi and Wide-angle Lens: Please download and install the "YKJ" APP on your smartphone. You can use the app to control YOUR camcorder or upload your video to Youtube, Facebook, Twitter (wifi working range ≤ 9.8 feet). At the same time this camera comes with a wide-angle lens and a macro lens. We offers 30 days money back, 12-Month warranty and friendly after-sale service. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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Kenuo Final Thoughts

"Please see the photos."

That is not the case with the Kenuo . The image quality is amazing. The Kenuo is my favorite. It's only a bit heavier, but it's bulky. Great GoPro Camcorder and meets my needs.

Overall Score
4.4


(8 Points)

3. Panasonic AG-UX180 4K Premium Professional Camcorder (AG-UX180) Studio Starter Bundle

User Ratings: 60

Panasonic AG-UX180PJ First Impressions

"Great picture and sound."

Much better then other same style GoPro Camcorder. I haven’t had to change the date. I am still learning how to use it. There are not any fancy professional features. I haven’t had one in so long.

  • Panasonic AG-UX180 4K Premium Professional Camcorder (AG-UX180) Studio Starter Bundle
  • Panasonic AG-UX180 4K Premium Professional Camcorder AG-UX180PJ | 67mm Wide Angle Lens with Pouch and Lens Caps | 67mm Telephoto HD Lens | Professional 3 Piece Filter Kit, 67mm | 67mm Close Up Filter Set, Diopters +1 +2 +4 +10 | Professional 160 LED Video Light Studio Series | Dual-Channel VHF Wireless Handheld & Lavalier/Headset Microphone System | Carrying Case | Deluxe Cleaning Kit | USB SDHC Card Reader | Memory Card Wallet | 32GB SDHC Class 10 UHS-1 600X Flash Memory Card
  • 1.0" Type CMOS Sensor - 4K 24P, UHD 60p/50p/30p/25p/24p
  • FHD Slow Motion Recording at 120 FPS - UHD/FHD Dual Codec Recording
  • 16-Axis Color Correction Function - 8.8 to 176mm 20x Optical Zoom with OIS
  • 3 x Manual Lens Control Rings - IR Night Shooting
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Panasonic AG-UX180PJ Final Thoughts

"The Panasonic AG-UX180PJ works great."

Great GoPro Camcorder and meets my needs. Formatting the SD card was easy. I haven’t had to change the date. I will definitely use it more often. Over all, good quality for the price.

Overall Score
4.6


(2 Points)

4. PGYTECH Suitcase Mini for DJI Ronin S

PGYTECH P-RH-011 First Impressions

"Totally unusable."

Formatting the SD card was easy. Super easy to read instructions too! We travel out after I receive this PGYTECH P-RH-011. Very easy to hold in one hand. We travel out after I receive this PGYTECH P-RH-011.

  • PGYTECH Suitcase Mini for DJI Ronin S
  • PGYTECH Suitcase Mini for DJI Ronin S
  • Size:556mm*358mm*185mm
  • Weight: 4.2 Kg
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PGYTECH P-RH-011 Final Thoughts

"Very nice!"

For this, we purchased this PGYTECH P-RH-011. This was well worth the money. This is a fantastic camera for the price. The mic isn't great, but it'll work. Picture quality is outstanding.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

5. 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)

6. Panasonic AG-HMC80 3MOS AVCCAM HD Shoulder-Mount Camcorder + Extended Life Battery + 32GB Memory Car...

Panasonic AG-HMC80 B6 First Impressions

"I like the Panasonic AG-HMC80 B6."

I'm using it to make my YouTube videos. Its really worth every dollar I paid. The Panasonic AG-HMC80 B6 is very compact. The clarity of the video was amazing. I like The light weight small size.

  • Panasonic AG-HMC80 3MOS AVCCAM HD Shoulder-Mount Camcorder + Extended Life Battery + 32GB Memory Card + Accessory Saver Bundle
  • Four professional AVCCAM HD recording modes: HA mode (approx.17 Mbps), HG mode (approx.13 Mbps), the extended recording HE mode (approx. 6 Mbps)
  • And the highest-quality PH mode (average 21 Mbps/Max 24Mbps)
  • Supports the following HD formats in PH mode at 60Hz:
  • 1080/60i, 1080/30p, 1080/24pN, 720/60p, 720/30p, 720/24pN; in HA, HG and HE modes, it records in 1080/60i
  • Records stunning 1920 x 1080 or 1280 x 720 AVCHD video with high sensitivity
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Panasonic AG-HMC80 B6 Final Thoughts

"The box looks good."

Honestly, the tiny size is my favorite thing! I received the Panasonic AG-HMC80 B6 today. And the rocker zoom is awesome. But not an awful lot better. The best part is the real-time imagery.

Overall Score
4.0


(2 Points)

7. Video Camera Camcorder Digital YouTube Vlogging Camera,Nycetek Camera Recorder Ultra HD 2.7K 30FPS 3...

User Ratings: 61 5

Nycetek First Impressions

"Cool little camera."

I used to just take videos on my phone. Christmas, kids' plays, recitals, etc. Much better then other same style GoPro Camcorder. Picks up good sound without the mic. I used to just take videos on my phone.

  • Video Camera Camcorder Digital YouTube Vlogging Camera,Nycetek Camera Recorder Ultra HD 2.7K 30FPS 30MP 3.0 Inch WiFi Transmission 270° Rotation Screen 16X Digital Zoom Camcorder with Remote Control
  • Select "Expedited" shipping to prioritize FAST delivery.
  • ★With External Microphone YouTube Vloggaing Camcorder★ The digital camcorder has built-in and external microphone(Included) which reduce sounding distortion and increase clarity. The camera built-in a rechargeable battery, which can be charged by a USB cable. This YouTube Vlogging Camcorder with infrared detection and night vision camera function, you can find the direction in the dark. (Note:when you use the night vision feature, the photos or videos you take will be black and white)
  • ★HD Multifunction Camera Digital Camera Camcorder★ 3.0 inch touch screen with 270 degree rotation, with advanced touch screen to avoid the troubles of manual button. Dual LED white lights in front of the camera, remote control, 16X digital zoom, multi-language, support SD memory card (Included). Please format the SD card before use the video camera and it supports standard tripod(not included). The lens can be extended with an external teleconverter.(Not included)
  • ★Easy Transmission of WiFi Video Camcorder★ The camera has wifi wireless transmission function, just download the relevant app (in the Instruction manual) then you can browse your photo & video in this app when your phone is connected to the camera. Meanwhile, you can also upload videos and pictures to other devices(Table PC, smart phone and laptop). You can easily make videos and share with your family and friends on social media.
  • ★ Quality Service Video Camera★ This camcorder is small and lightweight, portable for you to carry around. We also provide 1-month worry-free returns and one-year warranty. Welcome to contact our after-sales warranty card (Contact to our after-sale mail: [email protected])if you have any questions. We will solve it for you.Choosing us is equal to choosing glory.
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Nycetek Final Thoughts

"Quite easy to follow."

And the photo is acceptable also. I had no problems at all with setup at all. It did come with a memory card on top of it. It’s really time to buy this Nycetek . Overall this GoPro Camcorder is a great buy.

Overall Score
4.3


(31 Points)

8. 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
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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)

9. Panasonic HC-X1000 4K DCI/Ultra HD/Full HD Camcorder with 16GB Memory Card, LED Light, Case and More...

User Ratings: 54

Panasonic HC-X1000 First Impressions

"Exceeded expectations."

We are very pleased with this product. I will definitely use it more often. This is absolutely the perfect tool for me. The phone/camera mount piece works great. This unit is awesome and the price is great.

  • Panasonic HC-X1000 4K DCI/Ultra HD/Full HD Camcorder with 16GB Memory Card, LED Light, Case and More. - Starter Bundle
  • 1 x Panasonic HC-X1000 4K Camcorder (HC-X1000) | 1 x Large Padded Carrying Case | 1 x Professional LED 160 Video Light | 1 x Sony 16GB microSDHC Memory Card | 1 x 49mm Ultraviolet UV Filter | 1 x SD Card USB Reader | 1 x Deluxe Cleaning Kit | 1 x Memory Card Wallet | 1 x MicroFiber Cloth
  • 4K DCI & UHD Video/ 8.8MP Stills | 1/2.3" MOS Sensor; 2 x Venus Processors
  • Leica Dicomar 20x Optical Zoom Lens | Switchable between NTSC and PAL
  • Individual Focus, Zoom & Iris Lens Rings | Power O.I.S, & Hybrid O.I.S.
  • 0.45" EVF / 3.5" LCD Touch Screen | Records MP4, MOV, AVCHD to SDXC Cards
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Panasonic HC-X1000 Final Thoughts

"Totally unusable."

Every detail is well designed. For this, we purchased this Panasonic HC-X1000. The videos and pictures are both very clear. LCD display could be better. Seems well made, as expected for the price.

Overall Score
4.5


(2 Points)

10. Sony HDR-CX900 Full HD Handycam Camcorder (Black) International Version No Warranty

Sony FBA_HDR-CX900/B First Impressions

"Materials feel premium."

I'm using it to make my YouTube videos. I'll get to the point of figuring it out. I'll get to the point of figuring it out. Really like the clarity of the picture. It is inexpensive GoPro Camcorder.

  • Sony HDR-CX900 Full HD Handycam Camcorder (Black) International Version No Warranty
  • 1" Exmor R CMOS Sensor 1080p Video and 20 MP Still Images
  • XAVC S, AVCHD, and MP4 Recording Options Zeiss Vario Sonnar T* Lens
  • 12x Optical Zoom & 24x Clear Image Zoom BIONZ X Processor / High Speed 120 fps
  • Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization 0.39" OLED EVF / 3.5" XtraFine LCD
  • Wi-Fi / NFC Connectivity Multi Interface Shoe for Accessories
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Sony FBA_HDR-CX900/B
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Sony FBA_HDR-CX900/B Final Thoughts

"It’s like 007."

The Sony FBA_HDR-CX900/B is my favorite. The Sony FBA_HDR-CX900/B makes great quality video! I received the Sony FBA_HDR-CX900/B today. Every detail is well designed. Not that many left on the inexpensive end.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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