Editor's Choice - Our Favorite insta360 Camcorders

1. Insta360 ONE R 360 Degree Action Camera 5.7K Dual Lens Sports Video Adaptive Stabilization Waterproo...

User Ratings: 65 11

insta360 First Impressions

"We are so happy to have it."

This is designed to be simple and easy to use. This unit is awesome and the price is great. Functions are straightforward. The videos and pictures are both very clear. He was pretty happy about the microphone.

  • Insta360 ONE R 360 Degree Action Camera 5.7K Dual Lens Sports Video Adaptive Stabilization Waterproof Voice Control (360 Edition)
  • 【SUPER 5.7K】 All pixels are not created equal. The Dual-Lens 360 Mod raises the bar with Super 5.7K resolution, leveraging H.265 encoding, advanced image processing and an AI-powered finishing algorithm to preserve detail and make your footage pop.
  • 【FlowState Stabilization】 FlowState achieves gimbal-like stabilization without the gimbal. Thanks to a new scene-detection algorithm, your footage stays clear and steady even in low light.
  • 【Invisible Selfie Stick】 ONE R's Invisible Selfie Stick feature lets you capture easy aerial angles and unique third-person perspectives with a flick of the wrist while using the Dual-Lens 360 Mod.
  • 【Super 5.7K】 All pixels are not created equal. The Dual-Lens 360 Mod raises the bar with Super 5.7K resolution, leveraging H.265 encoding, advanced image processing and an AI-powered finishing algorithm to preserve detail and make your footage pop.
  • 【Package List】360 Edition includes 1x Dual-Lens 360 Mod, 1x Core, 1x Battery Base, 1x Lens Cap and 1x Mounting Bracket.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The insta360
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insta360 Final Thoughts

"Very well presented."

The quality is great considering the price. But to my surprise, it isn’t heavy at all. The insta360 is very compact. Indoors it performed quite well. And it’s so easy to carry around.

Overall Score
4.2


(819 Points)

2. Canon VIXIA GX10 UHD 4K Camcorder with 1" CMOS Sensor & Dual-Pixel CMOS AF + Pro Memory Card

Canon 2214C002 First Impressions

"Small, stylish and refined."

For this price, the Canon 2214C002 is awesome. Good camera for what I’m using it for. Wow this was such a great purchase! Video was taken when I got it. It keeps the frames still and colors vibrant.

  • Canon VIXIA GX10 UHD 4K Camcorder with 1" CMOS Sensor & Dual-Pixel CMOS AF + Pro Memory Card
  • Canon VIXIA GX10 UHD 4K Camcorder with 1" CMOS Sensor & Dual-Pixel CMOS AF with Memory Card
  • CAMERA SPECS and FEATURES: UHD 4K Output up to 60 fps
  • 8.29MP, 1" CMOS Sensor
  • Dual-Pixel CMOS Autofocus Feature
  • Integrated 15x Optical Zoom Lens - 2 x DIGIC DV 6 Processors
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Canon 2214C002
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Canon 2214C002 Final Thoughts

"Extremely user friendly."

The price Also made this a great deal. Perfect camera for my up coming vacation! So many features, streamlined everything. 3 settings, up close, mid range and infinity. We travel out after I receive this Canon 2214C002.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

3. JVC GYHM70U HD Shoulder Mount Camcorder

User Ratings: 43

JVC GYHM70U First Impressions

"The JVC GYHM70U works great."

He was pretty happy about the microphone. I've tried many brands & models. I used to just take videos on my phone. The phone/camera mount piece works great. I like The light weight small size.

  • JVC GYHM70U HD Shoulder Mount Camcorder
  • 29.5mm wide angle autofocus zoom lens (35mm equivalent: 25.5mm - 476mm); 16x dynamic zoom, 200x digital zoom
  • Full 1080/60P capture and recording in the AVCHD Progressive format (28Mbps)
  • High speed video recording (for slow motion) 300 fps (720 x 480 resolution); 12MP digital still capture (JPEG format)
  • 1/2.3” 12MP oversampled CMOS imager; Optical image stabilizer
  • Time lapse recording (1 to 80 sec. intervals); Manual focus, zoom, iris, shutter, white balance
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The JVC GYHM70U
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JVC GYHM70U Final Thoughts

"Very nice!"

Christmas, kids' plays, recitals, etc. Indoors it performed quite well. This Camera/Camcorder Is Great! Must be turned on and off manually. Much better then other same style insta360 Camcorder.

Overall Score
4.4


(6 Points)

4. BOBLOV PD50 Body Camera 1296P Body Worn Mounted Camera Lightweight Smart Fast Charging Night Vision ...

User Ratings: 67 7

BOBLOV PD5064 First Impressions

"This camera was a hit."

The zoom did not really impress me. Wow this was such a great purchase! I haven’t had to change the date. If you are also an amateur photographer. The video it takes it pretty good.

  • BOBLOV PD50 Body Camera 1296P Body Worn Mounted Camera Lightweight Smart Fast Charging Night Vision Cam 150 Degree Angle Playback 5-7Hours Recording (64G)
  • ❤【Campacity with Qiuck Charge 3.0 Tech with only 1hour charging】Employs Qualcamm Quick Charge 3.0 technology, it can take about 1 hours to fully fast charge with ORIGINAL cable and adaptor, Support 5-6hours 1080p continuous recording.
  • ❤【HD 1080P Compact Body Camera】Features with sony IMX2921, capture HD 1080P high resolution with 150 degree wide angle. Built-in mic for synchronized audio recording.Decent microphone that comes through clear on the video.Drive-free installation, plug and play, supports Windows win7/win8/win10/MAC.
  • ❤【IR Night Vision manually】Built-in IR lights, one button to switch on/off audio recording when low lights condition.Press”Down”Button to turn on the Night vision manually.
  • ❤【Easy to use personal surveillance camera】Simply turn on and hit record.As a security camera, this body camera is priced well below other personal surveillance camera's but offers premium results.Plus in a self defense situation will have proof that the life was threatened in daily. driving the bike,Photo dogs ect.
  • ❤【Dashcam mode】Camera automatically starts recording when ignition,saved video footage when engine off.With 115g net weight, Portable size and lightweight Body cameras
  • Editor's Impressions Of The BOBLOV PD5064
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BOBLOV PD5064 Final Thoughts

"Totally unusable."

Every detail is well designed. The BOBLOV PD5064 makes great quality video! It's only a bit heavier, but it's bulky. LCD display could be better. The clarity of the video was amazing.

Overall Score
4.3


(69 Points)

5. Century 1.6X LC Tele-Converter Light Weight

Century 0TC-16LC-85 First Impressions

"Very good value as well!"

Formatting the SD card was easy. Really like the clarity of the picture. Must be turned on and off manually. Really like the clarity of the picture. The price Also made this a great deal.

  • Century 1.6X LC Tele-Converter Light Weight
  • professional quality
  • HD Compatible
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Century 0TC-16LC-85
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Century 0TC-16LC-85 Final Thoughts

"Great picture and sound."

Much better then other same style insta360 Camcorder. This unit is awesome and the price is great. Really like the clarity of the picture. Honestly, the tiny size is my favorite thing! I did exactly what the ad said.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

6. Panasonic AG-UX180

User Ratings: 64 14

Panasonic AG-UX180PJ First Impressions

"It also looks very nice."

But not an awful lot better. It has an camera and it does video. I haven’t had one in so long. Functions are straightforward. There are not any fancy professional features.

  • Panasonic AG-UX180
  • 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
  • Dual codec recording in UHD/FHD relay, simultaneous, and background REC
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Panasonic AG-UX180PJ
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Panasonic AG-UX180PJ Final Thoughts

"Wonderful package!"

Its really worth every dollar I paid. First off this was an open box purchase. So many aspects about this camera. Formatting the SD card was easy. I really appreciate with the extra battery.

Overall Score
4.1


(14 Points)

7. CONTOUR4K HD Camera 4K Action Camera Waterproof Helmet CAM RAGECAMS MOD (25mm Narrow, Night)

Contour First Impressions

"It has a nice case as well."

Overall, decent product for this price. Formatting the SD card was easy. I'm using it to make my YouTube videos. Overall, this is a very-very good camcorder. It is more for show than for use.

  • CONTOUR4K HD Camera 4K Action Camera Waterproof Helmet CAM RAGECAMS MOD (25mm Narrow, Night)
  • Brand New Contour 4K with Modified Lens
  • 4K 30FPS
  • 1080P 120FPS
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Contour
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Contour Final Thoughts

"This Contour is great."

Must be turned on and off manually. Every detail is well designed. I'll get to the point of figuring it out. I am so glad I chose this particular unit! I didn't get to test the far away sound mode.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. 【Full Upgrade】 Ultra HD Video Camera Camcorder with Powerful Microphone 1080P Vlogging Camera Re...

User Ratings: 64 14

LVQUONE First Impressions

"Exceeded expectations."

But not an awful lot better. Great insta360 Camcorder and meets my needs. So far I am happy with this purchase. Picks up good sound without the mic. It did come with a memory card on top of it.

  • 【Full Upgrade】 Ultra HD Video Camera Camcorder with Powerful Microphone 1080P Vlogging Camera Recorder 3.0 Inch IPS Screen 16X Zoom Camcorders YouTube Camera Remote Control, Lens Hood,Battery Charger
  • 【Ultra HD 1080P Camera Necessary for Beginners】LVQUONE Ultra HD 1080p camcorder is equipped with a large Panasonic image sensor ,with effective pixels up to 24M (5600X4200),it can be fine restore every details of the photographed subject.Use Intel CPU PIII667 processor for image processing and record every wonderful moment.
  • 【Ultra HD 1080P Camcorder with Webcam Live Stream Function and 32G SD Card】High performance configuration and gift box are ideal gifts for teenagers,friends and high requirements.This 1080P Ultra HD can be streamed directly to Facebook,YouTube,Instagram and Skype.And equipped with a 32G large capacity memory card allows you to store more video,picture and memories , never miss an important moment in your life.
  • 【Ultra HD 1080p Camcorder with Poerful External Microphone】The external microphone of LVQUONE camera recorder adopts NCR noise reduction pickup technology to effectively reduce the mechanical noise and other vibration noise interference of the camera.Provide decisive significance for recording every important moment. In addition, the vloging camera has a 16x digital zoom that can be zoomed in and out to change the angle of view range, so you can see distant objects more clearly.
  • 【Ultra HD 1080p Camcorder with Pause Function and Recording While Charging Function】You can pause video capture for a long time at any time,and then resume shooting from where you stopped without starting a new file.The vlog camera recording while charging and is equipped with two 1500mAh batteries, so you don't have to worry about running out of power when recording important events.
  • 【Multifunctional Portable Ultra HD 1080p Camera】The 1080P camera designed for beginners supports multiple functions,3.0-inch IPS touch screen,16X digital zoom (Not Auto or optical zoom),Face Capture, Beauty Function, Self-timer, ,Remote control,etc. LVQUONE's customer service provides a one month worry free return and a one-year warranty.No matter what problems you encounter in the use process,please feel free to contact us,we will serve you wholeheartedly.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The LVQUONE
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LVQUONE Final Thoughts

"Night vision mode."

However I am glad I did purchase! Honestly, the tiny size is my favorite thing! For this price, the LVQUONE is awesome. This Camera/Camcorder Is Great! Formatting the SD card was easy.

Overall Score
4.2


(10 Points)

9. SAULEOO Video Camera Camcorders,Vlogging Camera for YouTube Full HD 30MP 18X Digital Zoom Camcorder ...

User Ratings: 93

SAULEOO First Impressions

"This SAULEOO is great."

Very compact that it fits in my purse! Feel free to contact me if you have questions. Super easy to load onto my laptop also. I do wish there was a time & date stamp. Video was taken when I got it.

  • SAULEOO Video Camera Camcorders,Vlogging Camera for YouTube Full HD 30MP 18X Digital Zoom Camcorder with Microphone 3 In Touch Screen
  • 【2.7K FHD 30MP Clear Camcorders】The easy used video camera has a good performance in recording with 2.7K FHD video resolution and high quality 30MP still images. The 3.0 inch IPS touch screen can rotate at 270 degree allows you to capture and watch vivid picture with precision. The camcorder is really a ideal gift for amateurs and beginners to take self-photo and start filming.
  • 【External Mic And Webcam】This cost-effective camera can be connected to a microphone to reduce sound distortion and increase clarity. Even the video camera for youtube could work as a webcam when you have a video call with your families or friends. You just need to choose PC CAMERA mode for USB. In addition, you can connect it directly to an HDTV with HDMI cable and playback the videos you took in high definition. It is the ideal video camera with microphone for bloggers and video lover!
  • 【Remote And Pause Function】The 2.7k video camera supports continuous recording and pause function which you can pause the video in recording and continue the same file by pressing "OK". And it comes with a remote control, which means no member will miss any precious moment in the group photo and no more bothering others to take photos for you. This camcorder also supports recording while charging, which is a huge plus for recording your happy memory and traveling.
  • 【Multifunctional Camcorder】The camcorder which is light and easy to carry supports photos taking,anti-shake, face recognition, beauty function, pause function, continuous shooting, 20 special effects, webcam, video lapse mode, playback modes, auto power-off, internal microphone and speaker (record sound videos), USB 2.0 interface, HDMI output. With the compact design and various features, this vlogging camera can help you start a channel soon and win more subscribers.
  • 【Robust Product Maintenance】On-time camcorder customer service/tech support, excellent quality guarantees customer satisfactory. This video camera can be used for 2hours on a full charge. Maximum support for 128GB SD card, 1/4 inch standard tripod and external 37mm lens(SD card, tripod and external lens are NOT INCLUDED).
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SAULEOO
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SAULEOO Final Thoughts

"Clear and work fast."

I'll get to the point of figuring it out. He was pretty happy about the microphone. The quality is great considering the price. Great insta360 Camcorder for me. But not an awful lot better.

Overall Score
4.9


(21 Points)

10. Camcorder Video Camera 4K 48MP WiFi YouTube Camera Night Vision Camcorder Blogging Camera 16x Digita...

User Ratings: 78 5

SEREE First Impressions

"Overall, I really like it!"

The phone/camera mount piece works great. We are very pleased with this product. The quality is great considering the price. The clarity of the video was amazing. It is more for show than for use.

  • Camcorder Video Camera 4K 48MP WiFi YouTube Camera Night Vision Camcorder Blogging Camera 16x Digital Camera Vlog Video Camera Camcorder with Lens Hoods
  • ☻4K Video camera for youtube:☻ This HD video camera comes with IR night vision, external micphone, remote control easy operation, pause while recording. With 270 degree rotation 3.0" HD Touch Screen and 16x digital zoom, this camcorder also can records video resolutions at 4K Ultra HD, shoot pictures at 30.0M, which is a surprisingly capable budget youtube equipment that can do more than you might think, perfect for your Youtube vlogging. To help you become a good youtuber.
  • ☻Video Camcorder with Microphone: ☻ This vlog camera with flip screen supports storage up to 128GB high speed class 10 SD/SDHC card (the sd card is not included) and high quality external stereo microphone input (the microphone is included, you don't need to buy separately). An external stereo microphone can make sure that you’re filming with good audio quality whether you’re standing in front or behind the camera. It's a great blogging camera for Youtube videos.
  • ☻4K WiFi Camcorder with Night Vision:☻ Anyone likes dealing with cables and connection issues? No one does. Transfer your videos wirelessly, without the maze of cords. This 4K WIFI camera delivers clear images at 48 MP and crisp video at 4K/30FPS. It also has an incredible night vision so taking video at night is still nice and clear. Buy for the WIFI, enjoy for the awesome image capturing abilities and camcorder night vision.
  • ☻Webcam and Other Features for Recording and Taking Photos: ☻ This 4K camera camcorder supports webcam function, you can use the camcorder live on YouTube. And this blogging camera supports time-lapse recording / photography, motion detection, slow motion recording and contiuous shooting. It also supports external UV lens or wide angel lens (external lens are not included) to enable you to create wonderful recordings / pictures for filming youtube videos.
  • ☻Other Features:☻ It supports standard tripod, micro SD and SD card, (both purchased separately).The camera is equipped with two 1,500mah lithium batteries that allow video recording while charging.The vlog camcorder has a hood that filters out unwanted stray light and prevents lens halos from external light.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SEREE
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SEREE Final Thoughts

"Well packaged."

Able to get a great cinematic look. This is designed to be simple and easy to use. The SEREE is small and lightweight. Great seller and very fast shipping! There is a zoom feature on the SEREE .

Overall Score
4.4


(28 Points)

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