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.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The The Tech Expert
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

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.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The The Tech Expert
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

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. 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
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

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)

4. 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
  • Editor's Impressions Of The JVC GY-HM170UA
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

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)

5. Video Camera Camcorder Digital Vlogging Camera Recorder for YouTube Aabeloy HD 1080P 15FPS 24MP 16X ...

User Ratings: 82

Aabeloy Aabeloy-N301AM First Impressions

"It is worth its price."

What you get is quite a lot, really. The price Also made this a great deal. Overall this The Tech Expert Camcorder is a great buy. So many aspects about this camera. Not very heavy and can take it anywhere.

  • Video Camera Camcorder Digital Vlogging Camera Recorder for YouTube Aabeloy HD 1080P 15FPS 24MP 16X Digital Zoom 3.0 Inch 270 Degree Rotation Screen Camcorder with 2 Batteries
  • ★ Webcam For YouTube Live Stream : This video camcorder is useful to take the beauty photos and share it in your Youtube. The Webcam function can allow you to make video calls with your family and friends. Connecting the vlog camcorder to a PC with a USB cable, then press the “MODE” button to switch into the “PC CAM” mode. Please download the software “AMCAP” before using this function, open “AMCAP” and enter the video interface, then you can use the camera as the webcam.
  • ★ Multipurpose Camera Camcorder : The video camera produces video at 1080P(15FPS) AVI Video Resolution, max supports 24M(6000x4500) JPEG Image Resolution. 3.0 inch 270 degree rotation TFT LCD screen, 16X digital zoom, built-in fill light, Anti-shaking, Face Capture, Self-timer, Webcam function, Pause function, internal Microphone and Speaker (record sound videos), USB 2.0, TV Output and so on.
  • ★ Pause Function : The digital 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. And then you can download the video to your computer through a USB cable and then edit it before uploading to your social media, also can use a AV cable connect the digital camcorder to the TV to watch the photos and videos.
  • ★ Recording While Charging : The hd video camera come with two 3.7V 1250 mAh Li-ion battery (Model: NP-40). It allows you to keep recording around 90-150 minutes when it's fully charged. Also, the camcorder support record videos while charging, so you can record long enough videos as you wish and no need to worry about battery drains. The video recorder supports SD card 4GB to 32GB(not included, please format the SD card before using this camcorder).
  • ★ Perfect Gift & Quality Service : The hd camcorder is small and lightweight, portable for you to carry around. The YouTube camcorder can support external LED light and standard tripod but NOT support external microphone(both not included). The camcorder supports 1-month worry-free returns and one-year warranty, we have a dedicated customer service team to provide professional technical support services within 24 hours.
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Aabeloy Aabeloy-N301AM
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Aabeloy Aabeloy-N301AM Final Thoughts

"Uses it a lot."

Really great camera and easy to use. Formatting the SD card was easy. I highly recommend this [FEATURE]. The videos and pictures are both very clear. It has a microphone so the sound is better.

Overall Score
4.8


(8 Points)

6. Video Camera 2.7K Camcorder FHD 36MP Vlogging Camera for YouTube IR Night Vision 3.0" LCD Touch Scre...

Aabeloy First Impressions

"Awesome bundle."

For this price, the Aabeloy is awesome. Wow this was such a great purchase! I have had NO issues with battery life so far. Overall this The Tech Expert Camcorder is a great buy. More noticeable on the night vision set up.

  • Video Camera 2.7K Camcorder FHD 36MP Vlogging Camera for YouTube IR Night Vision 3.0" LCD Touch Screen 16X Digital Zoom Camera Recorder with Microphone Handheld Stabilizer Remote Control, 2 Batteries
  • ★ Ultra HD 2.7K Camcorder with Handheld Stabilizer: Video camcorder with 2.7K 2688X1520/24fps (UHD) video resolution, 36.0 MP (max) picture pixel, The CMOS image sensor is 8.0 megapixels.3.0'' TFT-LCD touch screen(supports 270°rotation), 16X digital zoom, Record while charging etc. Handheld Holder Keep the 2.7K camera stable when recording, Ideal for making moving low angle videos and images
  • ★ Camera with Lens Hood & Remote Control: The camcorder comes with a lens hood. It can block excess light and protect your camcorder lens from accidental damage.It improves the photos overall color and contrast.This digital video camera comes with a remote control. Through the buttons, take photoes and videos by yourself, control TV playback or pause the camcorder videos from the remote place(Within 23FT). The webcam feature allows you to make video calls with your family and friends
  • ★ Webcam & Slow Motion: The HD Camcorder is the only one that can stream directly to YouTube, Facebook and Instagram. You can also make video chat with friends or family. Slow motion-2X video recording, let you understand more clearly the course of action of the target. The fundamental role of slow motion is to extend the actual movement process.These special features help you create more exciting movies or videos through this small and lightweight vlogging camera
  • ★ IR Night Vision & External microphone: Under IR Night Vision, the camera can shoot high definition image videos, work perfectly in the darkness, also shoot great in low light. It Adopts X-Y stereo pickup technology, clear and stable sound image localization. It is the ideal video camera with microphone for bloggers and videography lover
  • ★ Multifunctional Camcorder: Remote controller, anti-shake, Pause Function, slow motion, continuous shooting, face capture, self-timer, beauty function, auto power-off, up to 128GB SD card, the tripod ( not included), Mini USB2.0 output, with hot shoe and external mic jack, support external LED Light (not included).The camera comes with two batteries.One full-charged battery can be sustainably used for 90-150 minutes.You can record videos while charging
  • Batteries: 2 Lithium ion batteries required. (included)
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Aabeloy
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Aabeloy Final Thoughts

"I like it when I hold it."

The videos and pictures are both very clear. Recording effect is very good! Overall, decent product for this price. It has an camera and it does video. More noticeable on the night vision set up.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

7. JVC GY-HM200SP Camcorder, 3.5", Black

JVC GY-HM200SP First Impressions

"It’s a good buy."

Very crystal clear picture and sounds. The phone/camera mount piece works great. I will definitely use it more often. I am still learning how to use it. So many aspects about this camera.

  • JVC GY-HM200SP Camcorder, 3.5", Black
  • Built-in graphic overlay system simultaneous streaming and recording
  • 1/2.33" CMOS bsi sensor records UHD 4K 24/30P at 70/150 Mbps
  • 4: 2: 2 1080P video up to 60P at 50 Mbps Dual SDHC/SDXC memory card Slots
  • 3G-sdi and HDMI output live UHD 4K output via HDMI
  • 2-channel XLR audio inputs 12x optical zoom Lens
  • Batteries: 1 Lithium ion batteries required.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The JVC GY-HM200SP
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

JVC GY-HM200SP Final Thoughts

"I can accept it."

This Camera/Camcorder Is Great! I didn't get to test the far away sound mode. I really like the features of the camera. Really like the clarity of the picture. It’s really time to buy this JVC GY-HM200SP.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

8. Video Camera Camcorder,Touch Monitor Mini Compact YouTube Vlogging Camera Recorder Full HD 1080P 30F...

User Ratings: 69

GordVE First Impressions

"I advise you!"

It keeps the frames still and colors vibrant. I received the GordVE today. Honestly, the tiny size is my favorite thing! Works and looks much better than expected. Very crystal clear picture and sounds.

  • Video Camera Camcorder,Touch Monitor Mini Compact YouTube Vlogging Camera Recorder Full HD 1080P 30FPS 48MP 3.0 Inch 270 Degree Rotation Screen 18X Digital Zoom Camcorder (Golden)
  • 【Video Camera】This video camera max supports 2.7K(2704x1520),FHD(1080P),HD AVI Video Resolution, 48M JPEG Image Resolution. 3.0 inch 270 degree rotation TFT LCD screen,18X digital zoom (no optical zoom),built-in fill light, Anti-shaking, Face detect, Smile capture,Self-timer, Pause Function,Beauty function,internal Microphone and Speaker(record sound videos),USB 2.0,TV Output and so on(The camera is designed for Amateurs,not for Professional Users).
  • 【Touch Monitor and Supports Remote Control】The 3.0-inch Touch Monitor makes it easy to shoot, view and edit image.It supports remote control(not included) and camera tripod(not included),you can take photos and videos by yourself at home or outdoor.Support LED fill Light and Internal microphone,you can open the flash light according to scene needs, excellent performance in low light conditions,you can also adjust the ISO settings for darker environments.
  • 【Pause Function】This camcorder supports the pause function,a good idea for YouTube and Vlogging.You can continue the recording in the same File without restarting a new one.You can download the video to your computer through a USB cable and then edit it before uploading to your social media,also can use a HDMI cable connect to the TV to watch the photos and videos.Also share it to social platforms such as YouTube at any time.
  • 【Recording While Charging】This Video Camera contains a large capacity rechargeable lithium battery.One full-charged battery can be sustainably used for 90-150 minutes(Please charge the battery up to 8 hours the first time you use it).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.Built-in 32MB flash memory,expandable SD card/HCSD card to 128GB(Not included).
  • 【Perfect Gift】This camera is slim and compact,small size 110*51.66*32.08mm,only Weight 135g,easy to carry and use,record high-quality image and video, perfect to be a gift for family members, friends,parents and kids,record your especially happy moments and travel time, let you enjoy photos/videos anytime and save a beautiful memory anywhere.
  • Editor's Impressions Of The GordVE
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

GordVE Final Thoughts

"Yes I like."

Super easy to read instructions too! I didn't get to test the far away sound mode. Because my phone camera wasn’t good enough. Very compact that it fits in my purse! Super easy to read instructions too!

Overall Score
4.7


(7 Points)

9. Sony Handycam FDR-AX700 4K HD Video Camera Camcorder + 2 Extra Batteries and Charger + 128GB Memory ...

eDigitalUSA FDR-AX700/B First Impressions

"Pictures are also good."

Still, it's worth knowing about. Recording effect is very good! Overall, this is a very-very good camcorder. Works and looks much better than expected. Very crystal clear picture and sounds.

  • Sony Handycam FDR-AX700 4K HD Video Camera Camcorder + 2 Extra Batteries and Charger + 128GB Memory Card + Hard Case + Mic + Monitor and More (International Model) - Professional Bundle
  • Bundle Includes: Sony Handycam FDR-AX700 4K HD Camcorder | 1 x 7" Full HD Monitor with 4K Support | 128GB Memory Card | Rode Mic | 1 x Professional Full Size Tripod | 1 x Video LED Light | 2 x NP-FV70A V-Series Battery Pack | 1 x 62mm 3 Piece Filer Kit | 1 x Padded Deluxe Carrying Case w/Strap | 1 x Premium Flexible Tripod | 1 x External Battery Charger | 1 x Micro HDMI to HDMI High Performance Cable | 1 x Deluxe Cleaning Kit | 1 x Memory Card Wallet | 1 x SD Card USB Reader
  • 4K HDR Video Recording | 1"-Type Stacked CMOS Sensor
  • Bionz X Image Processor | 273-Point Phase Detection Autofocus
  • Zeiss Vario Sonnar T* Lens | 12x Optical Zoom & 18x Clear Image Zoom
  • Optical SteadyShot Image Stabilization | 0.39" OLED EVF / 3.5" XtraFine LCD
  • Editor's Impressions Of The eDigitalUSA FDR-AX700/B
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

eDigitalUSA FDR-AX700/B Final Thoughts

"Wonderful package!"

I love it and definitely recommend to others. I'll get to the point of figuring it out. Recording effect is very good! Works and looks much better than expected. More noticeable on the night vision set up.

Overall Score
5.0


(3 Points)

10. CONTOUR4K HD Camera 4K Action Camera Waterproof Helmet CAM RAGECAMS MOD (4mm Wide, Day)

Contour First Impressions

"An amazing device."

It’s really time to buy this Contour . The mic isn't great, but it'll work. It has an camera and it does video. Picture quality is outstanding. Its really worth every dollar I paid.

  • CONTOUR4K HD Camera 4K Action Camera Waterproof Helmet CAM RAGECAMS MOD (4mm Wide, Day)
  • Brand New Contour 4K with Modified Lens
  • 4K 30FPS
  • 1080P 120FPS
  • Editor's Impressions Of The Contour
  • Video Quality
  • Picture Quality
  • Video Quality
  • Quality
  • Value For Money
  • Affordability

Contour Final Thoughts

"Cool little camera."

Indoors it performed quite well. There is a zoom feature on the Contour . Now I'm off to charge the battery! Well packed and worth the money. This is absolutely the perfect tool for me.

Overall Score
5.0


(1 Points)

Copyright © 2020 Glyn Dewis Blog - Website by Digital Drivers Web Design

Warning: call_user_func_array() expects parameter 1 to be a valid callback, function 'wpb_hook_javascript' not found or invalid function name in /home/carlmaho/photorater.org/wp-includes/class-wp-hook.php on line 292