Camcorders

Olympus Stylus Tough TG-Tracker
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Olympus Stylus Tough TG-Tracker ( black)

After years of making the most rugged point-and-shoots available, Olympus is finally using that know-how to take on GoPro.

Revl Arc
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Revl Arc

The Revl Arc uses a motor and a team of sensors to make sure your video stays level while you shoot, and automatically edit clips when you're done.

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Samsung Gear 360
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Samsung Gear 360

The Gear 360 camera will let you capture immersive high-resolution photos and videos for viewing in VR goggles or on YouTube and Facebook -- and it's smaller than a baseball.

GoPro Hero5
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GoPro Hero5

Here's what we know about the GoPro Hero5 -- including confirmed plans from the company, and plenty of rumors, too.

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Vantrue Ondash R1 Pro Dash Cam
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Vantrue Ondash R1 Pro Dash Cam

The R1 Pro's video looks good, but the lack of telemetry information about speed and location limit this dashcam's output for litigation, and US insurance rules more generally lessen the need for this type of evidence.

3 stars Editors' rating on January 25, 2016

MSRP: $229.99

Nikon KeyMission 360
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Nikon KeyMission 360

The surprising KeyMission 360, unveiled at CES but not yet on sale, shoots 4K video with a 360-degree field of view on two sides.

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Activeon Solar X
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Activeon Solar X

Just drop Activeon's Solar X camera into its case, flip up the solar panels and you'll get up to 4 hours of additional battery life.

MSRP: $429.99

Visit manufacturer site for details.

Sony Handycam FDR-AX53
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Sony Handycam FDR-AX53

With a new sensor, lens and an updated microphone it should be a different beast.

Panasonic WXF991
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Panasonic WXF991

Releasing five new models for early 2016, they're mostly tweaks on the models introduced at last year's show.

Canon Vixia HF G40
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Canon Vixia HF G40

In addition to updating its prosumer G series, the company gently refreshes its consumer R series.

Livestream Movi
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Livestream Movi

This palm-sized camera can create compelling multi-shot video on the fly, ready to stream or share -- and it's all controlled with your iPhone.

MSRP: $399.00

Visit manufacturer site for details.

Polaroid Cube+
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Polaroid Cube+ ( Black)

The Polaroid Cube+ keeps all the good stuff from the original Cube -- namely its design, simple operation and reasonable price -- but the added wireless definitely makes it a better camera worthy of the extra cost.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on December 17, 2015
TomTom Bandit
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TomTom Bandit

The TomTom Bandit ably addresses several pain points with other action cams thanks to its quick mobile editing, versatile mounting system and removable battery.

4 stars Editors' rating on November 8, 2015
DJI Osmo
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DJI Osmo

DJI's already mastered capturing smooth video from the sky. Here's how it's solving it on the ground.

Panasonic HX-A1
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Panasonic HX-A1 ( Black)

The HX-A1's size and price offer a decent option for buyers, but there are better choices.

3 stars Editors' rating on September 2, 2015
Drift Stealth 2
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Drift Stealth 2

A low-profile, weather-resistant full-HD action camera, the Drift Stealth 2 isn't without compromises, but makes up for them in size and usability.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 21, 2015
GoPro Hero+ LCD
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GoPro Hero+ LCD

The GoPro Hero+ LCD isn't exactly a bargain for its entry-level specs, but if you appreciate a streamlined feature set and its built-in touchscreen, it's worth the extra money over the very basic Hero.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on July 14, 2015
GoPro Hero4 Session
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GoPro Hero4 Session

GoPro sheds its housing for the Hero4 Session, an excellent POV camera that's ready to capture what the day brings -- in or out of the water -- at the press of a button.

4 stars Editors' rating on July 6, 2015
2.7 stars User rating out of 3 votes
Google Jump
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Google Jump

Complementing Google's Cardboard VR headset and YouTube's support for 360-degree VR video, filmmakers will have a camera array rig for virtual-reality video creation.

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Monoprice MHD 2.0 Action Camera
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Monoprice MHD 2.0 Action Camera

If you're in the market for no-frills, cheap-and-easy point-and-shoot action cam, the Monoprice MHD 2.0 gets the job done.

3.5 stars Editors' rating on May 5, 2015