Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Jazz Camcorders

1. 11.0MP Compact Camcorder with 2.4" LCD

User Ratings: 33

Jazz DV171 First Impressions

"Crisp clean pics."

It's the small things that count. This Jazz DV171 works great for me. Used this multiple times for church lectures. The phone/camera mount piece works great. It’s really time to buy this Jazz DV171.

  • 11.0MP Compact Camcorder with 2.4" LCD
  • MPEG 4 Video Record
  • SD Card Slot up to 4GB
  • 2.4" TFT LCD
  • Motion Detection/Night Mode
  • *5.0MP CMOS Sensor
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Jazz DV171
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Jazz DV171 Final Thoughts

"But it works great."

Functions are straightforward. Honestly, the tiny size is my favorite thing! If you are also an amateur photographer. Very compact that it fits in my purse! Great Jazz Camcorder and meets my needs.

Overall Score
4.0


(3 Points)

2. Canon XF405 4K UHD 60P Camcorder with Dual Pixel Autofocus Professional Bundle

User Ratings: 44

Canon 2212C002 First Impressions

"Extremely user friendly."

It is more for show than for use. Picks up good sound without the mic. I love the audio options. Every detail is well designed. Its really worth every dollar I paid.

  • Canon XF405 4K UHD 60P Camcorder with Dual Pixel Autofocus Professional Bundle
  • Canon XF405 4K UHD 60P Camcorder with Dual-Pixel Autofocus | 128GB Memory Card | 72" Tripod | Backpack with Padded Compartments | Telephoto Lens | Wide Angle Lens | Filter Kit | Lens Cleaning Kit | USB Card Reader | Memory Card Wallet | Microfiber Cloth
  • 8.29MP, 1" CMOS Sensor | UHD 4K 60 fps, HD 120 fps Onboard
  • HDMI 2.0 & 3G-SDI Outputs | Integrated 15x Optical Zoom Lens
  • Advanced Zoom up to 30x | Dual XLR Inputs, Four Channels of Audio
  • Dual-Pixel CMOS Autofocus Feature | 2 x DIGIC DV 6 Processors
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Canon 2212C002
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Canon 2212C002 Final Thoughts

"Back to this camcorder."

Really like the clarity of the picture. So know your needs and pick the right Jazz Camcorder. The image stabilizer works very well. This thing does everything it says it does. The whole family enjoyed this purchase.

Overall Score
4.4


(2 Points)

3. OBSBOT Tail Auto Director Ai Camera 4K Video Camera AI Tracking Shooting 1850Mah 360 4k 60fps OBSBOT...

JYYX First Impressions

"Overall, I really like it!"

This unit is awesome and the price is great. I highly recommend this [FEATURE]. This thing does everything it says it does. Good quality without damage at night. I am still learning how to use it.

  • OBSBOT Tail Auto Director Ai Camera 4K Video Camera AI Tracking Shooting 1850Mah 360 4k 60fps OBSBOT Tail Ai Camera (Black)
  • A camera from future for today : OBSBOT Tail uses deep learning neural networks to achieve AI tracking,smart composition and gesture control .Equipped with a Sony CMOS sensor.Hoya optical lens system and three-axis gimbal it provides industry leading videography experience.
  • AI Tracking: Equipped with a supreme AI technologies such as deep visual subject tracking,recorgnition,posture estimation and behavioral analysis.OBSBOT Tail ensure stable and smooth tracking and shooting in more complex conditions,such as low light environment,twisted postures,tricky angles,and colorful background.
  • Intelligent Composition: OBSBOT Tail introduces AI technologies such as portrait compositon and position estimation to a smart video shooting system,enabling the device to perform autonomous optimization and processing of composition featuring human and pet .
  • Power Gesture :OBSBOT Tail has first of it's kind implementation of gesture control in AI video shooting,empowering users to access a series of functions such as start recording,tracking,zoom and creative camera movements with natural simple gestures.Together with Launch pad,gesture control unlocks over 30 control possibilities.
  • Live Stream:OBSBOT Tail supports RTMP Live Stream,the supporting App provides a variety of post-editing and seamless social sharing functions,enabling users to become fully independent creators.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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JYYX Final Thoughts

"I like it so much."

In my opinion, the price you got is very low. And the photo is acceptable also. Much better then other same style Jazz Camcorder. The material of the JYYX seems really good. Feel free to contact me if you have questions.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

4. 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)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The SAULEOO
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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.

Overall Score
5.0


(18 Points)

5. 4K Camcorder Video Camera KOT HD WiFi 3.0 Inch IPS Touch Screen 48MP 16X Powerful Digital Zoom Camer...

User Ratings: 69 22

KOT 534K First Impressions

"It is top quality."

I'll get to the point of figuring it out. 3 settings, up close, mid range and infinity. Good camera for what I’m using it for. So many features, streamlined everything. Overall it is a decent Jazz Camcorder for the price.

  • 4K Camcorder Video Camera KOT HD WiFi 3.0 Inch IPS Touch Screen 48MP 16X Powerful Digital Zoom Camera with Microphone and Wide Angle Lens IR Night Vision Vlogging Video Camera Recorder Handy cam
  • 4K UHD HD Camcorder & 3.0 inch touch screen: The video camcorder has a 4K 2880x2160 (24FPS) video resolution, 13MP CMOS image sensor, Max 48MP image resolution, 16X Digital Zoom (no autofocus) and 2 rechargeable batteries, 3.0 inch touch screen that rotate up to 270 degrees and a smart pause function. This digital video camera camcorders supports recording while charging, ideal for vloggers and videography lovers.
  • Stereo Microphone & Wide Angle Lens: External Microphone uses X-Y stereo pickup technology, clear and stable sound image localization. High-quality microphone can be used in conferences, symposiums, media interviews, speeches, course recording and film making. 4K camcorder comes with a professional 0.39X 2 in 1 HD wide-angle lens with macro lens which is great for large scenery, such as Buildings, Landscapes. Macro lens is for close-up shooting of the micro object,such as flowers, etc.
  • Wi-Fi & IR Night Vision: Download "NovaCam" APP at App Store, then you can control the 4k camcorder with your tablet or smartphone (9.8 feet effected)to preview, browse images or download files from the camera to mobile phone or tablet for sharing, both while taking photos or filming. Wi-Fi cannot connect directly to the router. You can record in the dark with the IR light and LED light feature. IR night vision has no influence over video and photo functions and the color is in black and white.
  • Multipurpose Video Camera Recorder & USB, TV Output: The 4k camcorder can be used as a webcam, connect the camcorder to your computer with a USB cable and select PC Camera mode. HD handheld camcorder video camera uses a 13MP sensor, the maximum pixels is 48.0 MP photo resolution (9212X5184 interpolation). HDMI cable connects the camcorder to the TV to watch photos and videos.
  • What You Get: A light weight 4K camcorder bag which is perfect for storage and carrying. We also provide professional technical support services within 24 hours, just contact us with no hesitation. Maximum support for 128GB SD card,1/4 inch standard tripod and external 37MM(1.46 inch) lens (SD card ,tripod and external lens are NOT INCLUDED).
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The KOT 534K
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KOT 534K Final Thoughts

"Has a remote control!"

And the photo is acceptable also. Great Jazz Camcorder and meets my needs. The camcorder is nice and compact. But not an awful lot better. This Camera/Camcorder Is Great!

Overall Score
4.0


(91 Points)

6. Video Camera Camcorder, Digital YouTube Vlogging Camera FHD 1080P 30FPS 24MP 16X Digital Zoom 3 Inch...

User Ratings: 66 8

YEHOO First Impressions

"Great picture and sound."

The image stabilizer works very well. It did come with a memory card on top of it. Using it for filming kids sports. Overall, this is a very-very good camcorder. Very compact that it fits in my purse!

  • Video Camera Camcorder, Digital YouTube Vlogging Camera FHD 1080P 30FPS 24MP 16X Digital Zoom 3 Inch Touch Screen Video Recorder with Remote Control and Tripod, 2 Batteries
  • 1.[Full HD 1080P Video Camera] Full HD 1080P 30fps video camera, 24MP SONY CMOS sensor, 3.0-inch touch screen with 270-degree rotation, 16X powerful digital zoom. It allows you to faithfully reproduce every aspect of the scene with harmonious colors.
  • 2.[Infrared Night Vision Camcorder] The camcorder is equipped with infrared night vision. In the dark environment, turn on the infrared night vision light, you can still take a clear video or photo (the color is black and white). In addition, the camcorder is equipped with a new hot shoe, which can be stabilized on the camera if you want to use an external microphone or LED light.
  • 3.[Multifunction Video Camera with Remote Control] The video camera support remote control, you can remotely control the camera self-timer. It also supports photos taking, beauty function, pause function, slow-motion record, motion-detecting recording, video lapse mode, playback modes, auto power-off, internal microphone and speaker (record sound videos), USB 2.0 interface, HDMI output, multi-language. And the camcorder supports the SD memory card 4GB up to 128GB.
  • 4.[Easy to Use Camera with Tripod] The camcorder can be operated with one hand and all the buttons are handy and easily accessible. it is a great choice for beginners. A lightweight, compact and convenient body means it is a perfect gift.
  • 5.[Worry-free Warranty] The video camera is equipped with 2 1500 mAh lithium batteries, so you can record it at any time. And we offer 12 months warranty(replace or refund) and lifetime technical support. Come on
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
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YEHOO Final Thoughts

"Has a remote control!"

I have had NO issues with battery life so far. This is a gift for my brother's birthday. Its really worth every dollar I paid. The image quality is amazing. The videos and pictures are both very clear.

Overall Score
4.2


(58 Points)

7. DJI 2019 Osmo Pocket Handheld 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer with Integrated Camera Essentials Travel Bund...

User Ratings: 71 8

DJI First Impressions

"To me, it looks great."

Over all, good quality for the price. More noticeable on the night vision set up. It is more for show than for use. So far I am happy with this purchase. Because my phone camera wasn’t good enough.

  • DJI 2019 Osmo Pocket Handheld 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer with Integrated Camera Essentials Travel Bundle
  • Lightweight and Portable: As the smallest 3-axis stabilized handheld camera DJI has ever designed, the compact and intelligent Osmo Pocket turns any moment into a cinematic memory.
  • 3-Axis Mechanical Gimbal: The Osmo Pocket camera is equipped with a remarkable 3-axis stabilized gimbal and a new algorithm that ensures a control accuracy of ±0.005° and maximum control speed of 120°/s.
  • Amazingly Powerful Performance: Osmo Pocket snaps photos in stunning detail, thanks to a 1/2.3-inch sensor, 80° FOV, and f/2.0 aperture. It can also shoot 4K/60fps video at 100Mbps and photos at 12 MP with a pixel size of 1.55 μm for footage worth sharing every time.
  • DJI Mimo: Osmo Pocket is meant for anyone with a story to tell, which is why we developed DJI Mimo. This dedicated app expands your imagination with editing tools and opens the door to a community that inspires your own visual storytelling.
  • Backed by DJI customer support - Includes Full DJI USA WARRANTY
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
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DJI Final Thoughts

"So worth it!"

This is absolutely the best bang for the buck. Not that many left on the inexpensive end. I'm using it to make my YouTube videos. Well packed and worth the money. Because my phone camera wasn’t good enough.

Overall Score
4.3


(62 Points)

8. Video Camera Camcorder, CamKing 2.7K 18X HD Ultra-Thin Digital Video Camera with 3.0 Inch HD Touch S...

User Ratings: 67 13

CamKing DV520 First Impressions

"It’s a good buy."

It's the small things that count. The image quality is amazing. It has an camera and it does video. The batteries come already charged. I did exactly what the ad said.

  • Video Camera Camcorder, CamKing 2.7K 18X HD Ultra-Thin Digital Video Camera with 3.0 Inch HD Touch Screen Digital Zoom Camera Recorder
  • Lightweight and compact camera The CamKing camera has a slim design with a 2 7K HD screen for easy carrying and storage It combines photos videos and playback with state-of-the-art materials and advanced technology to record the moments in your life This is the best choice for your own use and gift(The camera is designed for Amateurs not for Professional Users)
  • High-definition picture quality lockable 8 0Mega pixel sensor The max 48 0Mega pixels of high-definition picture quality let you lock in the wonderful bright and sharp imaging performance allowing you to record more details with high quality the image format is JPEG the video format is AVI 3 0 inch LCD touch screen 18X digital zoom(max)
  • Multiple scene modes CamKing camera with automatic night scene portrait night scene landscape sports party beach and other scene modes high sensitivity Ultra HD mode can switch the scene you want according to your actual needs Bring you the ultimate shooting experience
  • Camera features HD camera face capture beauty face auto power off Dis anti-shake speaker USB 2 0 and HDMI output Easy to carry and store it's perfect as a gift and record your special moments
  • Support remote control function add beauty function support Wi-Fi connection download "smart DV" Application in mobile phone to connect camera Therefore the phone can control the camera and download files from the camera as well as take photos and shoot as a remote control The camera adds beauty features to make you meet more beautiful yourself!
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The CamKing DV520
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CamKing DV520 Final Thoughts

"The remote is great."

It's the small things that count. For this price, the CamKing DV520 is awesome. Not very heavy and can take it anywhere. I'll get to the point of figuring it out. The best part is the real-time imagery.

Overall Score
4.2


(975 Points)

9. Boddenly Remote 24 Million Pixel High-definition 18X Digital Zoom Digital Video Camera 2.7 inch LCD ...

User Ratings: 40

Boddenly First Impressions

"I thank you so much."

Picks up good sound without the mic. But not an awful lot better. Overall this Jazz Camcorder is a great buy. This is designed to be simple and easy to use. This Camera/Camcorder Is Great!

  • Boddenly Remote 24 Million Pixel High-definition 18X Digital Zoom Digital Video Camera 2.7 inch LCD 270 Degree Rotation FHD1920X1080 HD720P Digital Video Camcorder DVR (dv)
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Boddenly Final Thoughts

"I did it on Mac."

This is designed to be simple and easy to use. This thing does everything it says it does. And the rocker zoom is awesome. It did come with a memory card on top of it. Every detail is well designed.

Overall Score
4.0


(5 Points)

10. Camcorder,ORDRO HDV-Z20 Video Camera FHD 1080P 30FPS WiFi Camera Camcorders with Hot Shoe 16X Digita...

ORDRO HDV-Z20 First Impressions

"Very nice!"

The whole family enjoyed this purchase. Able to get a great cinematic look. Overall it is a decent Jazz Camcorder for the price. There are not any fancy professional features. This was well worth the money.

  • Camcorder,ORDRO HDV-Z20 Video Camera FHD 1080P 30FPS WiFi Camera Camcorders with Hot Shoe 16X Digital Zoom 3.0'' Touchscreen DV Recorder
  • ❤ORDRO Digital Camcorder with Hot Shoes: 1920*1080P 30FPS (Full HD) resolution. Unique hot shoe function to attach an external microphone and video camera light, which reduce noise and improve video sound quality. It also supports 37mm external wide angle lens, teleconverter, fisheye lens and UV lens.
  • ❤Multifunctional Ultra HD Camcorder: Sony 8.0 MP sensor, up to 24.0 mega pixels, 3.0'' TFT-LCD touch screen (270 degree rotation), 16X digital zoom, IR remote control, face capture, self-timer, anti-shake, auto power-off, USB2.0/HDMI output. Supports standard tripod and SD/SDHC class 10 card (up to 64GB memory card, need to be purchased separately). HDMI cable only used for connecting with TV, does not support stream live.
  • ❤Video Camera Camcorders with WIFI Feature: Please use your smartphone to download and install the "LzxViewer" APP to connect camcorder wifi function. It can control camcorder to take recording videos, and upload or download files to your smartphone or tablet (wifi effective connection range ≤ 9.8 feet). NOTE: does not support wireless internet access.
  • ❤Powerful Li-on Battery Supply: It comes with two NP-40 3.7V 1250mAh Li-ion batteries and a charger. When first use, please charge the battery for 3 hours to make sure its fully charged, it can take videos up to 2 hours, and pictures up to 2.5 hours. This camcorder supports recording while charging. (Tips: The battery working time will shorten in the WIFI mode).
  • ❤What You Get: 1 x Video camera HDV-Z20 (ORDRO BRAND), 1 x 0.39X HD wide angle lens, 1 x HDMI cable,1 x USB charging cable, 2 x NP-40 Lithium batteries, 1 x Battery charger, 1 x Remote control, 1 x Camera bag, 1 x Lens cap, 1 x Wrist strap, 1 x User manual. We offer lifetime warranty and excellent customer service. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The ORDRO HDV-Z20
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ORDRO HDV-Z20 Final Thoughts

"It’s like 007."

Overall, decent product for this price. I had no problems at all with setup at all. The whole family enjoyed this purchase. I got these for my husband for Xmas. If you are also an amateur photographer.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

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