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Canon workhorse camcorders double their zoom
The lower-end ENG XF series gets two new models with 20X lenses.
by / April 1, 2014 2:19 PM PDT
Dimika Action Cam offers good full-HD video in ultrasmall, inexpensive package
It's a full-HD action cam, a Webcam, a car DVR, and more in a body that's about the size of a pack of mints and costs less than $70.
by / March 28, 2014 12:07 PM PDT
3.5 stars Very good
GoPro Hero3+ Silver Edition gets you GoPro design, solid HD video quality
If you like GoPro's camera design and are willing to sacrifice a few features to get solid HD video, you could save $100 over the $400 Black Edition.
by / February 26, 2014 8:53 AM PST
3.5 stars Very good
Socam UltiMate changes up action cam design
Not quite the little box or bullet-shaped body styles of other manufacturers, the UltiMate looks like a nice blend of interesting features and design.
by / February 20, 2014 7:03 AM PST
Monoprice MHD Sport Wifi action cam is a solid value
Decent video and a nice bundle of accessories add up to a good deal for action-cam bargain hunters
by / February 13, 2014 7:08 AM PST
3.5 stars Very good
Oregon Scientific ATC Chameleon action cam is fun, but flawed
The dual-camera Oregon Scientific ATC Chameleon is a good idea, but the execution and the overall feature set are lacking.
by / January 30, 2014 3:52 PM PST
Drift Ghost-S is an excellent all-in-one action cam
The Drift HD Ghost was a very good POV camera, and the Ghost-S is basically that camera with improved battery life and performance. What's not to like about that?
by / January 23, 2014 3:19 PM PST
4 stars Excellent
Sony goes for pros with Action Cam AS100V
This little white splashproof POV camera targets potential GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition buyers with broadcast-quality high-bit-rate video, time-code recording, and a pro color mode.
by / January 6, 2014 5:05 PM PST
Canon's 2014 Vixia HF R camcorders induce CES deja vu
This year's models deliver minor tweaks over last year's.
by / January 6, 2014 3:58 PM PST
Canon amps up audio features for Vixia Mini X minicamcorder
The Mini X definitely improves on the original with more advanced video features, better mics, and linear PCM audio recording.
by / January 6, 2014 11:42 AM PST