Editor's Choice - Our Favorite The Tech Expert Camcorders

1. DJI Osmo Pocket Handheld 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer with Integrated Camera, Attachable to Smartphone, ...

User Ratings: 74 12

The Tech Expert First Impressions

"I thank you so much."

Really great camera and easy to use. Super easy to load onto my laptop also. This Camera/Camcorder Is Great! That is not the case with the The Tech Expert . Works and looks much better than expected.

  • DJI Osmo Pocket Handheld 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer with Integrated Camera, Attachable to Smartphone, Android (USB-C), iPhone with 64GB MicroSD 4K Video Memory Card, LED Light & Microfiber Cloth
  • 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.
  • What you get: DJI Osmo Pocket, Carrying Case, Smartphone Adapter (USB-C), Smartphone Adapter (Lightning), Power Cable, 64GB microSD Memory Card, Clip-on LED Selfie Light for Focused Lighting for Blogging and Vlogging Videography and a Microfiber Cleaning Cloth. Note: A USB-C to Micro USB adapter(NOT INCLUDED in the package) is required when connecting the Osmo Pocket with smartphones that use a Micro USB port.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
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The Tech Expert Final Thoughts

"It functions as expected."

I do wish there was a time & date stamp. I love the audio options. It is also great as a gift for kids. Formatting the SD card was easy. Functions are straightforward.

Overall Score
4.2


(10 Points)

Peoples Choice - Other Highly Rated The Tech Expert Camcorders

2. DJI Osmo Pocket Handheld 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer with Integrated Camera, Attachable to Smartphone, ...

User Ratings: 74 12

The Tech Expert First Impressions

"And guess what!"

Wow this was such a great purchase! Overall, this is a very-very good camcorder. And the photo is acceptable also. This unit is awesome and the price is great. I'll get to the point of figuring it out.

  • DJI Osmo Pocket Handheld 3 Axis Gimbal Stabilizer with Integrated Camera, Attachable to Smartphone, Android (USB-C), iPhone with Bonus MicroSD Memory Card
  • 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.
  • What you get: DJI Osmo Pocket, Carrying Case, Smartphone Adapter (USB-C), Smartphone Adapter (Lightning), Power Cable. Note: A USB-C to Micro USB adapter(NOT INCLUDED in the package) is required when connecting the Osmo Pocket with smartphones that use a Micro USB port.
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium Polymer batteries required.
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The Tech Expert Final Thoughts

"It's very compact to carry."

Works and looks much better than expected. I'll get to the point of figuring it out. The video it takes it pretty good. The quality is great considering the price. I really appreciate with the extra battery.

Overall Score
4.2


(10 Points)

3. 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 The Tech Expert Camcorder.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

4. Crosstour Action Camera CT8000-A

Crosstour First Impressions

"I got camera for my mom."

Good camera for what I’m using it for. And the photo is acceptable also. So many features, streamlined everything. Its really worth every dollar I paid. Super easy to load onto my laptop also.

  • Crosstour Action Camera CT8000-A
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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Crosstour Final Thoughts

"This Crosstour is great."

Great The Tech Expert Camcorder and meets my needs. That is not the case with the Crosstour . Super easy to read instructions too! I am still learning how to use it. The zoom did not really impress me.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

5. Panasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder with Touch Panel LCD Screen & Built-in LED Light - Ultimate Bund...

Panasonic AG-AC30PJ First Impressions

"Awesome studio camera."

Overall, decent product for this price. However I am glad I did purchase! Good quality without damage at night. This Panasonic AG-AC30PJ works great for me. I really appreciate with the extra battery.

  • Panasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder with Touch Panel LCD Screen & Built-in LED Light - Ultimate Bundle
  • 1 x Panasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder with Touch Panel LCD Screen & Built-In LED Light | 1 x MDR-7506 Circumaural Closed-Back Professional Monitor Headphone | 1 x Pro 160-LED Video Light | 1 x Backpack with Padded Compartments for Cameras | 1 x 32GB Memory | 1 x Camera Accessory Kit | 1 x High Quality Dust Blower | 1 x Lens Pen | 1 x USB Card Reader | 1 x Memory Card Wallet | 1 x Microfiber Cloth
  • HD Camcorder with Built-In LED Light | 1/3.1" BSI MOS Sensor
  • 1920 x 1080 Up to 59,94p | 20x Optical Zoom Lens
  • 5-Axis Hybrid O.I.S. | Individual Focus, Zoom & Iris Lens Rings
  • 0.24" EVF / 3" LCD Touch Screen | FHD Up to 120 FPS
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Panasonic AG-AC30PJ Final Thoughts

"Hardware attachment is OK."

In my opinion, the price you got is very low. However I am glad I did purchase! Wow this was such a great purchase! I used to just take videos on my phone. Still, it's worth knowing about.

Overall Score
4.0


(1 Points)

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

User Ratings: 67 7

BOBLOV First Impressions

"So fun!"

It is also great as a gift for kids. We are very pleased with this product. More noticeable on the night vision set up. I will definitely use it more often. This BOBLOV works great for me.

  • BOBLOV PD50 Body Camera 1296P Body Worn Mounted Camera Lightweight Smart Fast Charging Night Vision Cam 150 Degree Angle Playback 5-7Hours Recording (64G+GPS)
  • ❤【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
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BOBLOV Final Thoughts

"We are so happy to have it."

I do wish there was a time & date stamp. It’s really time to buy this BOBLOV . The videos and pictures are both very clear. So many features, streamlined everything. Not that many left on the inexpensive end.

Overall Score
4.3


(69 Points)

7. JVC GY-HM170UA Ultra 4K HD CAM Compact Professional Camcorder Top Handle Audio Unit Bundle Memory Ca...

JVC GY-HM170UA First Impressions

"I advise you!"

Perfect camera for my up coming vacation! Works and looks much better than expected. Not that many left on the inexpensive end. So know your needs and pick the right The Tech Expert Camcorder. The lanyard has been amazing.

  • JVC GY-HM170UA Ultra 4K HD CAM Compact Professional Camcorder Top Handle Audio Unit Bundle Memory Card, JVC XLR Microphone, More
  • This Bundle Includes JVC GY-HM170UA 4K HD Compact Professional Camcorder + All Standard Manufacturer Included Items, Limited 1-Year Warranty, JVC QAN0067-003 Microphone , 2- 64GB UHS-I SDXC Memory Cards (Class 10), .45x Wide Angle Lens Converter for 62mm, 2- Spare batteries for JVC NVF823, Soft Carrying Case, 62mm 3 Piece Filter Kit Includes: UV, FLD, CPL, 62mm 4 Piece Macro Close Up Set , Professional 160 LED Video Light Studio Series, 3pc LCD Screen Protectors, 5 piece Lens Cleaning Kit
  • Product Specifications: 1/2.33" CMOS Sensor| 4K Ultra HD 24/30p Recording at 150 Mbps| 4:2:2 1080p Video up to 60p at 50 Mbps| Dual SDHC/SDXC Memory Card Slots
  • Live UHD 4K Output via HDMI| 12x Optical Zoom Lens| Two-Position ND Filter| Nine User-Assignable Function Buttons
  • Two XLR Inputs for External Microphones| Independent Gain Control
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JVC GY-HM170UA Final Thoughts

"Good camera for the price."

Wow this was such a great purchase! This is absolutely the best bang for the buck. I haven’t had to change the date. I've tried many brands & models. And the photo is acceptable also.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. Panasonic 4K HC-X1000 20x Optical Zoom Camcorder - MPEG - 4 AVC and H.264 - CMOS (International Mode...

User Ratings: 72 5

Panasonic HC-X1000E First Impressions

"Love this camera!"

I am so glad I chose this particular unit! Able to get a great cinematic look. What you get is quite a lot, really. The best part is the real-time imagery. Great The Tech Expert Camcorder and meets my needs.

  • Panasonic 4K HC-X1000 20x Optical Zoom Camcorder - MPEG - 4 AVC and H.264 - CMOS (International Model)
  • 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
  • Simultaneous/Relay/Background Recording Wi-Fi / NFC Connectivity
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
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Panasonic HC-X1000E Final Thoughts

"It is worth its price."

Christmas, kids' plays, recitals, etc. I have had NO issues with battery life so far. It has an camera and it does video. It has a microphone so the sound is better. It did come with a memory card on top of it.

Overall Score
4.5


(64 Points)

9. 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)
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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)

10. 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 The Tech Expert 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)
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KOT 534K Final Thoughts

"Has a remote control!"

And the photo is acceptable also. Great The Tech Expert 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)

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