CNET editors choose the best GoPro models, action cameras, and camcorders of 2014.
The company's Quad HD resolution camcorder comes with a a pro body and price, but Sony wants to sell it to consumers.
JVC's move to offer consumers a durable family camcorder is solid, but the quadproof Everio GZ-R10 on the whole comes up short.
For good-enough video for Web sharing and a 20x zoom lens, the Samsung HMX-QF20 gets the job done.
The company's interchangeable-lens HD camcorder comes in at $7999.
As entry-level camcorders go, JVC's Everio GZ-EX250 is an OK option, especially if Wi-Fi functionality and a 40x zoom lens are at the top of your want list.
Along with seven updated models, Sony's 2014 lineup includes a very nice-sounding top-of-the-line HD camcorder.
The musician-friendly Sony HDR-MV1 records 1080p video and packs a pair of stereo mics that can record uncompressed linear PCM audio.
Built-in image stabilization and high bitrate recording make this Sony's best Action Cam yet, but there are still a few usability quirks remaining.
The Vixia HF G20 announced at CES incorporates a new sensor and lower price.
The low-end HF R series announced at CES survives the annual purge for the slowly dying category.