Editor's Choice - Our Favorite RunCam Camcorders

1. Runcam Camera FPV Drone And Remote Control Camcorder, Orange

User Ratings: 66 10

RunCam RUNCAM2-OR First Impressions

"Small, stylish and refined."

Must be turned on and off manually. This is an amazing camera, it really is. Using it for filming kids sports. I love it and definitely recommend to others. It's the small things that count.

  • Runcam Camera FPV Drone And Remote Control Camcorder, Orange
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  • Low Latency 60ms under 1080p 40ms under 720p
  • Built-in Wi-Fi iOS App Android App
  • USB Power Port 5-17V 2-4S batteries
  • FPV Camera Removable lens hood Multifunctional bracket RF shielding
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RunCam RUNCAM2-OR Final Thoughts

"I like the RunCam RUNCAM2-OR."

Formatting the SD card was easy. It has a microphone so the sound is better. He was pretty happy about the microphone. Much better then other same style RunCam Camcorder. Recording effect is very good!

Overall Score
4.2


(255 Points)

2. ORDRO EP6 Hands Free Camcorder Wearable Video Camera with 64G TF Card, Black

ORDRO EP6 First Impressions

"I really appreciate that."

If you are also an amateur photographer. So many aspects about this camera. The image quality is amazing. Very crystal clear picture and sounds. I haven’t had one in so long.

  • ORDRO EP6 Hands Free Camcorder Wearable Video Camera with 64G TF Card, Black
  • The new head-mounted design releases hands and is light and flexible without the need for hand-held operation during recording.
  • High sensitivity 18MP SONY CMOS Sensor:Support recording 4k/1080P high definition image quality
  • Wifi Connection:Control and upload recorded videos with exclusive apps and watch videos in real time
  • Stable battery life/90°shooting angle:Up to 1000 mAh of battery capacity for up to 2.5 hours of video recording.120 degree recording angle ensures undistorted field of view.
  • 64GB TF Card& mini size remote control included
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required. (included)
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ORDRO EP6 Final Thoughts

"The video is great."

So many features, streamlined everything. I am so glad I chose this particular unit! It’s really time to buy this ORDRO EP6. If you are also an amateur photographer. Great seller and very fast shipping!

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

3. Sony FDRAX53/B 4K HD Video Recording Camcorder (Black) with Travel Charger

User Ratings: 64 11

Sony First Impressions

"I advise you!"

This is absolutely the perfect tool for me. I used to just take videos on my phone. There are not any fancy professional features. Christmas, kids' plays, recitals, etc. An additional battery is included as backup.

  • Sony FDRAX53/B 4K HD Video Recording Camcorder (Black) with Travel Charger
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Sony Final Thoughts

"Perfect!"

I haven’t had one in so long. The Sony is small and lightweight. This is an amazing camera, it really is. The material of the Sony seems really good. So many features, streamlined everything.

Overall Score
4.1


(206 Points)

4. 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)

5. Seree Camcorder Video Camera 2.7K WiFi Vlogging Camera Night Vision Digital Camera with Microphone V...

User Ratings: 71 14

SEREE First Impressions

"Takes super video."

The material of the SEREE seems really good. Really like the clarity of the picture. This is a gift for my brother's birthday. Functions are straightforward. Not very heavy and can take it anywhere.

  • Seree Camcorder Video Camera 2.7K WiFi Vlogging Camera Night Vision Digital Camera with Microphone Vlog Blogging Video Camera for YouTube
  • 【2.7K Video Camera for Youtube】This video camera comes with various features like Wifi, IR night vision, remote control, external microphone, time lapse, slow motion, pause/photo while recording, webcam and 3" 270° flip touch screen. It equipped with 16x digital zoom and can record video resolutions at 2.7k/2688x1520(30FPS), shoot pictures at 24.0M, which is a surprisingly capable budget camera that can do more than you might think, perfect for your Youtube videos and daily recording.
  • 【Webcam and WIFI Camcorder】This camcorder supports webcam function, you can use the camcorder live on YouTube. Also it supports wireless transmission function. Built-in Wifi function make for awesome connectivity, the camera app makes it convenient to modify and edit your video footage also it can automatically upload your videos and make vlogging much easier. With Wi-Fi connected, the camera is completely under your control you can see what is displaying in camera without any delay.
  • 【Camcorder with Night vision】This vlogging camera has an incredible night vision so taking video at night is still nice and clear. It supports pausing the recording when you require and to continue recording again by pressing the "Photo" key on both the camera and the remote controller provided. You can also press the "Mode" button to shoot pictures while recording. Besides, it supports recording while charging. You don't need to worry about the battery power off with the charger connected.
  • 【Slow Motion & Time Lapse】Bonus! More features equipped for this vlogging camera. You can easily shoot birds in flight with the slow motion feature. You can capture the magic world around you in action with time lapse function. No more guest-guessing! You can even detect any movement by your gate with the motion detection function on. This vlog camera also supports max 128GB SD card and tripod (both not included).
  • 【What You Get】2.7K Seree camcorder x 1, external microphone x 1, remote control x1, NP-40 Lithium battery x2, HDMI cable x 1, Adapter x1, USB cable x1, Camera bag x 1, User manual x1.Lens Hoods x 1 . 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)
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SEREE Final Thoughts

"Update next week."

This little camera meets all those needs! The mic isn't great, but it'll work. And it’s so easy to carry around. There is a zoom feature on the SEREE . It's the small things that count.

Overall Score
4.3


(10 Points)

6. Video Camera Camcorder YouTube Vlogging Camera HD 1080P 30FPS 24MP 16X Digital Zoom 3" LCD 270 Degre...

Actinow First Impressions

"Crisp clean pics."

For this, we purchased this Actinow . But to my surprise, it isn’t heavy at all. The best part is the real-time imagery. Using it for filming kids sports. I did exactly what the ad said.

  • Video Camera Camcorder YouTube Vlogging Camera HD 1080P 30FPS 24MP 16X Digital Zoom 3" LCD 270 Degrees Rotatable Screen Digital Camera Recorder with Microphone,Remote Control,2 Batteries
  • FHD 1080P Video Camera:This video camera max supports 1080P(30FPS) AVI Video Resolution,24M (6000x4500) JPEG Image Resolution.3.0 inch 270 degree rotation TFT LCD screen,16X digital zoom,built-in fill light,Anti-shaking,Face detect,Smile capture,Self-timer,Webcam function,Pause function,Beauty function,internal and external Microphone and Speaker(record sound videos),USB 2.0,TV Output and so on.
  • Webcam Function:The video camera for YouTube can be used as webcam to provide excellent quality video streaming on social media such as Facebook,Twitch,YouTube,Twitter,etc,also perfect for daily video calling.This HD camcorder supports HDMI output and can be connected to TV to share your video with family and friends.At the same time,you can also connect the video recorder camera to the computer via USB cable to upload,edit and then share your video on social media.
  • Pause Function:The video camera supports the pause function,a good choice for YouTube and Vlogging.You can continue the recording in the same file without restarting a new one.You can pause or restart the video by press the "Photo" button.The camcorder built-in and external microphone reduce sound distortion and increase clarity.The external microphone enhances sound recording volume and reduces noise.It supports remote control(within 7 meters) and camera tripod (the tripod is not included).
  • Recording While Charging:The digital camera comes with two 3.7V 1500mAh Li-ion battery(Model: NP-FV5).One full-charged battery can be sustainably used for 90-150 minutes.Or you can record videos while charging,in this case,you can record long enough videos as you wish and no need to worry about battery drains.The camera supports SD memory card and MMC card,4GB up to 32GB(The SD card or MMC card is not included,please format the SD card before using this camera).
  • Easily Share Your Memories & Quality Service:The video camera is small,lightweight carry to everywhere and simple to use.If you have any problems or concerns,please feel free to contact us,we will give you a satisfied solution within 24 hours.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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Actinow Final Thoughts

"This camera was a hit."

LCD display could be better. I haven’t had one in so long. The Actinow is very compact. Really great camera and easy to use. He was pretty happy about the microphone.

Overall Score
5.0


(6 Points)

7. Canon VIXIA HF R500 Digital Camcorder (Black) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)

User Ratings: 60 10

Canon 9176B001 First Impressions

"Great value for the price."

Recording effect is very good! Over all, good quality for the price. But to my surprise, it isn’t heavy at all. The phone/camera mount piece works great. Overall, this is a very-very good camcorder.

  • Canon VIXIA HF R500 Digital Camcorder (Black) (Discontinued by Manufacturer)
  • Canon 3.28 Megapixel Full HD CMOS Image Sensor.
  • 57x Advanced Zoom and SuperRange Optical Image Stabilizer helps provide outstanding, steady video.
  • DIGIC DV 4 Image Processor captures video at 1920 x 1080 resolution and helps provide exceptional imaging performance.
  • Record Full HD video directly to a removable SD memory card.
  • 1080/60p recording in MP4 (35 Mbps) and AVCHD Progressive (28 Mbps) for high quality capture of moving subjects.
  • Batteries: Lithium Metal batteries required. (included)
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Canon 9176B001 Final Thoughts

"The video quality is great."

Honestly, the tiny size is my favorite thing! Every detail is well designed. It did come with a memory card on top of it. For this, we purchased this Canon 9176B001. I love the audio options.

Overall Score
4.1


(368 Points)

8. JVC GRDVP9 Digital Ultra Compact Camcorder

User Ratings: 50

JVC GR-DVP9US First Impressions

"The remote is great."

There is a zoom feature on the JVC GR-DVP9US. Using it for filming kids sports. I'm using it to make my YouTube videos. I have had NO issues with battery life so far. I haven’t had one in so long.

  • JVC GRDVP9 Digital Ultra Compact Camcorder
  • MiniDV camcorder with 10x optical zoom
  • Image stabilization for smoother and steadier video
  • Color LCD screen with 200,000 Pixel Resolution
  • Comes with software for easy CD creation
  • USB PC Link
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JVC GR-DVP9US Final Thoughts

"Very light and compact."

The price Also made this a great deal. I had no problems at all with setup at all. Very crystal clear picture and sounds. I really appreciate with the extra battery. For this, we purchased this JVC GR-DVP9US.

Overall Score
4.0


(4 Points)

9. 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 RunCam Camcorder and meets my needs.

Overall Score
4.4


(8 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 RunCam 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)
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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.

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5.0


(2 Points)

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