Camcorders

GoPro Hero3+
REVIEW

GoPro Hero3+ ( Black Edition)

Like the Hero3, the GoPro Hero3+ Black Edition's strongest attributes are its excellent video quality and impressive list of shooting options. If that's what matters most to you, this is the action cam to get.

4 stars Editors' rating on December 13, 2013
iOn Air Pro 3
REVIEW

iOn Air Pro 3

A fun, flexible action cam, the iOn Air Pro 3 keeps things simple without sacrificing video or build quality, making it an excellent option for those who just want to go out and shoot -- in or out of the water.

4 stars Editors' rating on October 30, 2013
0 stars User rating out of 1 vote
iON Air Pro 2
REVIEW

iON Air Pro 2

One of the better action cam options available, the iON Air Pro 2 improves on the original, while still offering a good value.

4 stars Editors' rating on September 12, 2013
Sony Handycam HDR-CX220
REVIEW

Sony Handycam HDR-CX220 ( Black)

The only thing the Sony Handycam HDR-CX220 seems to have going for it is the low price, but "you get what you pay for" has never rung truer.

2.5 stars Editors' rating on July 10, 2013
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
Sony Action Cam Wi-Fi HDR-AS15
REVIEW

Sony Action Cam Wi-Fi HDR-AS15

The Sony Action Cam is a solid first effort and worth its price, but some design shortcomings may be enough to put off some potential buyers.

3 stars Editors' rating on April 24, 2013
Liquid Image Ego
REVIEW

Liquid Image Ego ( Yellow)

The egg-sized Liquid Image Ego wins on size and simplicity, but its features -- outside of built-in Wi-Fi -- are minimal.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on March 27, 2013
Samsung HMX-QF20
REVIEW

Samsung HMX-QF20 ( Black)

For good-enough video for Web sharing and a 20x zoom lens, the Samsung HMX-QF20 gets the job done.

3 stars Editors' rating on November 13, 2012
GoPro Hero3 Black Edition
REVIEW

GoPro Hero3 Black Edition ( 12MP)

The GoPro Hero3 Silver and White editions are strong contenders in the sports camera market, but the faster, more powerful Black Edition is head and shoulders the best sports camera on the market today.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on October 24, 2012
1 star User rating out of 12 votes
Contour+2
REVIEW

Contour+2

The Contour+2 combines the best features of the entire Contour camera line in one simple, powerful flagship model.

4.5 stars Editors' rating on September 7, 2012
5 stars User rating out of 1 vote
JVC Everio GZ-EX250
REVIEW

JVC Everio GZ-EX250

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.

3 stars Editors' rating on July 11, 2012