Editor's Choice - Our Favorite Minolta Camcorders

1. Minolta MN50HD 1080p HD Video Camera Camcorder (Blue) Includes 8GB Card

Minolta MN50HD-BL First Impressions

"My friend have fun with it."

I really like the features of the camera. I am so glad I chose this particular unit! I will definitely use it more often. So far I am happy with this purchase. Works and looks much better than expected.

  • Minolta MN50HD 1080p HD Video Camera Camcorder (Blue) Includes 8GB Card
  • MINOLTA MN50HD-BL 20-Megapixel 1080p Full HD MN50HD Camcorder (Blue)
  • 3" LCD screen
  • 8x digital zoom
  • Automatic face detection/smile shutter
  • Anti-shake image stabilization
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Minolta MN50HD-BL
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Minolta MN50HD-BL Final Thoughts

"I like that!"

I have had NO issues with battery life so far. It has a microphone so the sound is better. And it’s so easy to carry around. It has a microphone so the sound is better. I had no problems at all with setup at all.

Overall Score
5.0


(2 Points)

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

JYYX First Impressions

"Makes a great gift!"

And the rocker zoom is awesome. The mic isn't great, but it'll work. The lanyard has been amazing. This is an amazing camera, it really is. What you get is quite a lot, really.

  • OBSBOT Tail Auto Director Ai Camera 4K Video Camera AI Tracking Shooting 1850Mah 360 4k 60fps OBSBOT Tail Ai Camera (Red)
  • 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.
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JYYX Final Thoughts

"The hole is so tiny."

I love it and definitely recommend to others. This was well worth the money. This is an amazing camera, it really is. I haven’t had to change the date. Very easy to hold in one hand.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

3. Camcorder Digital Video YouTube Vlogging Camera Recorder Full HD 1080P 15FPS 24MP 3.0 Inch 270 Degre...

User Ratings: 75 7

NESENNI N604S First Impressions

"Does decent in low light."

Overall, decent product for this price. I am so glad I chose this particular unit! I really like the features of the camera. It’s really time to buy this NESENNI N604S. The price Also made this a great deal.

  • Camcorder Digital Video YouTube Vlogging Camera Recorder Full HD 1080P 15FPS 24MP 3.0 Inch 270 Degree Rotation LCD 16X Digital Zoom Camcorder with 2 Batteries
  • 【Webcam Video Camera for Yotube】: This digital camcorder is useful to take the beauty photos and share it in your Youtube.The video camera can be used as webcam when the camera connect the computer.Please operate the camera button to choose the “PC CAM” mode.When the “AMCAP ” window is opened,from which shooting object through the camera will be showed on this window.You can have a video call with your families or friends.Please download the software “AMCAP ” before use the webcam function.
  • 【Pause Function】:This video camera supports Pause function,so you can pause the recording when you need,then continue recording again without starting a new one, which makes it easier for you to edit and upload the videos.This video camera included a USB cable,you can connect it directly to the computer to upload videos.This video camera included a AV cable,you can connect it directly to the TV to playback the videos.
  • 【Recording While Charging】:The camcorder come with two 1500 mAh NP-FV5 batteries.It allows you to keep recording around 60 to 90 minutes when it's fully charged.For the first time use need to charge more than 8 hours.The camcorder support the recording while charging,good to record long videos anytime.
  • 【Multifunction Camcorder】: 1080P(15fps) Video Resolution,24M(6000x4500) Image Resolution,image format (JPEG),video format(AVI),16X digital zoom,camcorder with fill light,3.0 inch LCD and supports 270°rotation,Anti-shake,Face Capture,Beauty Function,Self-timer and Webcam function,Pause function,USB 2.0,TV Output,Setting Date and Time.
  • 【Small and Compact Camcorder】:The camcorder supports SD/SDHC card up to 32GB (not included), just remember to format the SD card before use the camcorder first time.The camcorder support the tripod(not included) connection and the hole is standard size.The customer service will provided solution within 24 hours.Please contact us if you have any questions,we will try our best to help you solve the issue.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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NESENNI N604S Final Thoughts

"Hardware attachment is OK."

I do wish there was a time & date stamp. Now I'm off to charge the battery! For this price, the NESENNI N604S is awesome. The whole family enjoyed this purchase. I didn't get to test the far away sound mode.

Overall Score
4.4


(138 Points)

4. OPKIX One - Wearable HD Camera System - Hands-Free POV - Tiny, Rugged and Waterproof - Don’t Miss ...

OPKIX First Impressions

"I like it when I hold it."

The lanyard has been amazing. Great Minolta Camcorder and meets my needs. There are not any fancy professional features. Because my phone camera wasn’t good enough. I like The light weight small size.

  • OPKIX One - Wearable HD Camera System - Hands-Free POV - Tiny, Rugged and Waterproof - Don’t Miss A Moment of Life!
  • LIVE IN THE MOMENT - Never miss another memory fumbling for your phone or camera - capture all of life’s adventures as a participant, not a spectator. Tiny, rugged and waterproof up to 30 feet, the wearable OPKIX One is ready to go wherever you are!
  • CAPTURE WHAT YOU SEE AND HEAR - Conveniently record POV footage without missing a moment. With versatile mounts included for your favorite eyewear or hat, plus 4 universal sticky mounts, the compact OPKIX One blends in so fun can stand out.
  • KEEP IT SIMPLE - One-button recording and fixed-focus make operation effortless. Wirelessly upload your memories from the Smart Egg to your smart phone with our free OPKIX Studio App. Just press, record and upload!
  • AMAZING VIDEO QUALITY - Full 1080p HD video quality, EIS and HD audio with noise cancellation. Record up to 15 minutes per camera, use the included Smart Egg to wirelessly recharge your cameras and store over 100 minutes of footage.
  • INCREDIBLE EDITING FEATURES - Edit, add filters, text, music and more, then easily upload your footage to social media with the tap of a screen using the free OPKIX Studio App.
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OPKIX Final Thoughts

"It’s overall a good pick."

This thing does everything it says it does. Very easy to hold in one hand. I had no problems at all with setup at all. Not very heavy and can take it anywhere. We travel out after I receive this OPKIX .

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

5. Mavic Air waterproofed Carrying Case- Explorer Case Edition - Made in Germany - 5 Years Warranty

mccases First Impressions

"Takes super video."

It is more for show than for use. He was pretty happy about the microphone. This was well worth the money. I have had NO issues with battery life so far. This little camera meets all those needs!

  • Mavic Air waterproofed Carrying Case- Explorer Case Edition - Made in Germany - 5 Years Warranty
  • The new DJI Mavic Air transport case Explorer Case Edition by MC-CASES is the ideal companion for trips and offers the optimal storage possibility for the Copter with all of its accessories of the DJI Mavic Air and the extensive DJI Mavic Air Fly More Combo Edition (see below for details). Everything has its place and is always within reach – so that nothing will get lost. There is even enough space for the large propeller protectors / propguards.
  • All of the parts can be directly accessed despite the compact dimensions (336 x 300 x 148 mm). The copter and the transmitter are ready to fly without the tiresome necessity of installing single parts, like it is the case with the provided bag and the competitors. True to our slogan „Out of the box – ready to fly“ , take the Copter and transmitter out and you can take off. The handy case, which is water and dust proof (IP67), offers the ideal protection against shocks.
  • The case was designed to include all accessories of the DJI Mavic Air but also the large DJI Mavic Air Combo-Edition. See below for details. The interior of the case is made of a high-quality special molded foam which is robust and durable; ideal for fragile and delicate electrical components (Due its vulnerability, we have not used press mold foam, which is normally being utilized for products from the Far East). High-quality case in accordance with IP67 with a granted warranty of 5 years.
  • Developed and designed by experienced and long-time Copter pilots and holders of a pilot‘s license of different classes as well as qualified design engineers and CAD experts. A product „made in Germany“ - Production in Germany in accordance with the strict provisions for the foam processing industry.
  • The particular accessories that will fit into the case are: 1x DJI Mavic Air Copter with battery and assembled propellers (ready to fly), 1x DJI Mavic Air remote control with the assembled control stick (ready to fly), optionally up to 7 more batteries or 3 additional batteries and the 4 propeller protectors, Compartment for the DJI Mavic RC Cable, Lightning Connector, Typ-C USB cable, 1x DJI battery charger, 1x DJI charging station, 1x Power Bank adapter, 1x Power cable, replacement propeller
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mccases Final Thoughts

"It also looks very nice."

The price Also made this a great deal. That is not the case with the mccases . It has a microphone so the sound is better. 3 settings, up close, mid range and infinity. The videos and pictures are both very clear.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

6. Sony HDR-CX230/B High Definition Handycam Camcorder with 2.7-Inch LCD (Black) (Discontinued by Manuf...

User Ratings: 60 7

Sony HDR-CX230/B First Impressions

"I like it so much."

What you get is quite a lot, really. The quality is great considering the price. 3 settings, up close, mid range and infinity. I didn't get to test the far away sound mode. This is an amazing camera, it really is.

  • Sony HDR-CX230/B High Definition Handycam Camcorder with 2.7-Inch LCD (Black) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
  • 1920x1080 Full HD 60p with 8.9MP Exmor R CMOS Sensor
  • Up to 3hr 10min recording with 8GB embedded Flash Memory
  • SteadyShot image stabilization reduces blur
  • 27x Optical / 32x Extended Zoom to get even closer to the action
  • 2.7" wide Clear Photo LCD display (230K)
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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Sony HDR-CX230/B Final Thoughts

"Overall, I really like it!"

It did come with a memory card on top of it. The material of the Sony HDR-CX230/B seems really good. Overall this Minolta Camcorder is a great buy. Functions are straightforward. And the rocker zoom is awesome.

Overall Score
4.2


(164 Points)

7. CONTOUR4K HD Camera 4K Action Camera Waterproof Helmet CAM RAGECAMS MOD (5.4mm Semi Wide, Night)

Contour First Impressions

"Very good value as well!"

Well packed and worth the money. This unit is awesome and the price is great. The quality is great considering the price. I really appreciate with the extra battery. Feel free to contact me if you have questions.

  • CONTOUR4K HD Camera 4K Action Camera Waterproof Helmet CAM RAGECAMS MOD (5.4mm Semi Wide, Night)
  • Brand New Contour 4K with Modified Lens
  • 4K 30FPS
  • 1080P 120FPS
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Contour Final Thoughts

"So fun!"

Very compact that it fits in my purse! This Contour works great for me. It has an camera and it does video. And the photo is acceptable also. I've tried many brands & models.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. ORDRO 4K Camcorder Ultra HD Wi-Fi Video Camera with Telescope

User Ratings: 49

ORDRO First Impressions

"Has a remote control!"

I'll get to the point of figuring it out. Very easy to hold in one hand. The lanyard has been amazing. This was well worth the money. But not an awful lot better.

  • ORDRO 4K Camcorder Ultra HD Wi-Fi Video Camera with Telescope
  • Sony 24MP CMOS Sensor/4K 3840X2160 24FPS
  • 3.1"IPS Screen/30X Digital Zoom/IR remote controlled
  • Infrared Night Vision/ WI-FI Connection/Time Lapse Shooting
  • Portable Design/Recording While Charging/Support 128GB Memory Card
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
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ORDRO Final Thoughts

"Uses it a lot."

It did come with a memory card on top of it. Super easy to read instructions too! 3 settings, up close, mid range and infinity. This is absolutely the best bang for the buck. The image quality is amazing.

Overall Score
4.5


(2 Points)

9. Panasonic X2000 4K Professional Camcorder with 24x Optical Zoom, WiFi HD Live Streaming, 3G SDI Outp...

Panasonic HC-X2000 First Impressions

"Back to this camcorder."

This unit is awesome and the price is great. Super easy to load onto my laptop also. For this, we purchased this Panasonic HC-X2000. The Panasonic HC-X2000 is small and lightweight. The image stabilizer works very well.

  • Panasonic X2000 4K Professional Camcorder with 24x Optical Zoom, WiFi HD Live Streaming, 3G SDI Output and VW-HU1 Detachable Handle, HC-X2000 (USA Black)
  • [PRO FEATURES] WiFi live streaming, manual rings, ND filters, built-in LED video light, and 24-bit high resolution linear PCM audio recording, 4: 2: 2 10-bit internal recording, double SD card slots
  • [VW-HU1 HANDLE] Includes a detachable handle equipped with a 2-channel XLR Audio Input, audio control, and LED light. Also operates zoom.
  • [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-X2000 Final Thoughts

"Night vision mode."

LCD display could be better. I have had NO issues with battery life so far. This Panasonic HC-X2000 works great for me. I love the audio options. For this price, the Panasonic HC-X2000 is awesome.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

10. Canon VIXIA HF R800 Camcorder (Black) Full HD 1080p - Bronze Level Bundle

Canon 1960C002 First Impressions

"Awesome studio camera."

Formatting the SD card was easy. Feel free to contact me if you have questions. Seems well made, as expected for the price. He was pretty happy about the microphone. I like The light weight small size.

  • Canon VIXIA HF R800 Camcorder (Black) Full HD 1080p - Bronze Level Bundle
  • This 6AVE Bundle Includes Canon VIXIA HF R800 Camcorder, 43mm Ultraviolet UV Filter, Soft Carrying Case, Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
  • Product Highlights: Record up to 1920 x 1080p60 Video | Canon 3.28MP Full HD CMOS Sensor | DIGIC DV 4 Image Processor | 57x Advanced Zoom & SuperRange O.I.S.| Capacitive 3" LCD Touch Panel Display
  • SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card Slot
  • Highlight Priority Mode
  • Fast & Slow Motion Recording
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Canon 1960C002 Final Thoughts

"Overall, I really like it!"

Still, it's worth knowing about. This is an amazing camera, it really is. So many aspects about this camera. Overall, decent product for this price. Much better then other same style Minolta Camcorder.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

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