14 Results for

specsmanship

Article

Debunked: 'Infinite' contrast ratio, 240Hz, and Sharp's yellow pixel

Raymond Soneira, creator of DisplayMate and a video quality expert, takes aim at the specsmanship and exaggerations of HDTV and monitor manufacturers.

By May 19, 2010

Article

Kodak ultrasupermegazoom

A 24X zoom lens wins the Kodak Z980 IS the specsmanship prize.

By January 6, 2009

Article

Panasonic fall compacts go high rez and wide angle

The FX150 jumps to a specsmanship-worthy 14.7 megapixels, while the FX37 opens up to a more consumer-worthy 25mm-equivalent angle of view.

By July 21, 2008

Editors' Take

Canon EOS Rebel T5 (with 18-55mm Lens)

Unless it's got some hidden tricks or deep price cuts in its future, the T5's entry-level dSLR competitors should have little to worry about.

February 11, 2014

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Samsung budget HD camcorder a boon for lefties

Not only does Samsung's HMX-Q10 seem to offer decent specs for the money, it can flip over for left-handed use.

By January 3, 2011

Review

TCL FS4610R (Roku TV)

The best smart-TV suite combined with extremely aggressive pricing makes the TCL Roku TV a phenomenal value despite its so-so picture quality.

August 28, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 28, 2014
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JVC's stalker cam

Got a pesky restraining order to circumvent? JVC has the camcorder for you.

By December 14, 2006

Review

Sony Handycam HDR-CX200

They're cheap and capture video, but don't buy the Sony Handycam HDR-CX190, CX200 or CX210 thinking that you're getting a great bargain on a real HD camcorder. If you're going to buy one, get the cheapest; nothing on any of these is really worth the extra bucks.

May 14, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating May 14, 2012
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Sony Handycam HDR-CX190

They're cheap and capture video, but don't buy the Sony Handycam HDR-CX190, CX200 or CX210 thinking that you're getting a great bargain on a real HD camcorder. If you're going to buy one, get the cheapest; nothing on any of these is really worth the extra bucks.

May 14, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating May 14, 2012
Review

Sony Handycam HDR-CX210

They're cheap and capture video, but don't buy the Sony Handycam HDR-CX190, CX200 or CX210 thinking that you're getting a great bargain on a real HD camcorder. If you're going to buy one, get the cheapest; nothing on any of these is really worth the extra bucks.

May 14, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating May 14, 2012