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Canon ZR100 Reviewed on June 30, 2005 Check prices
Product overview
Canon ZR100
  • CNET Editor rating:
    2.5 stars Average
      Overall score: 5.8 (2.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.5 stars out of 5 reviews

The Bottom Line: Canon's bargain-basement camcorder provides home-moviemakers with the tools to shoot surprisingly high-quality video, but good lighting is essential. Read review

Specs: CCD, None, 15.2 oz, Canon ZR100 - Camcorder - Mini DV, 2 in, 5.1 in, 20 x x Zoom lens - 2.8 mm - 56 mm - F/1.6-3.2, 3.7 in

Canon ZR200 Reviewed on June 28, 2005 Check prices
Product overview
Canon ZR200
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.0 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.5 stars out of 15 reviews

The Bottom Line: Canon's affordable, compact ZR200 performs beautifully when the lights are bright, but you're probably better off with its less expensive sibling, the ZR100. Read review

Specs: CCD, None, 0.9 lbs, 3.7 in, 20 x x Zoom lens - 2.8 mm - 56 mm - F/1.6-3.2, Canon ZR200 - Camcorder - Mini DV, 5.1 in, 2 in

JVC GR-D250 Reviewed on October 27, 2005 Check prices
Product overview
JVC GR-D250
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.5 stars out of 6 reviews

Specs: CCD, 0.9 lbs, 2.2 in, 4.4 in, 25 x x Zoom lens - 2.2 mm - 55 mm - F/1.8-3.2, JVC GR-D250 - Camcorder - Mini DV, 3.7 in

Canon DC20 DVD Camcorder
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 11 reviews

Specs: CCD, 2 megapixels, Built-in flash, 0.9 lbs, 10 x x Zoom lens - 4.05 mm - 40.5 mm - F/1.8-2.8, 4.8 in, 3.4 in, Canon DC20 - Camcorder - DVD, 1.9 in

Canon ZR700 Reviewed on April 26, 2006 Check prices
Product overview
Canon ZR700
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.8 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 10 reviews

The Bottom Line: Canon's latest entry-level camcorder, the ZR700, is easy to use, affordable, and ideal for wide-screen moviemaking, but low-light performance remains a problem. Read review

Specs: CCD, 680,000 pixels, None, 0.9 lbs, 1.9 in, 25 x x Zoom lens - 2.6 mm - 65 mm - F/1.8-2.6, 4.5 in, Canon ZR700 - Camcorder - Mini DV, 3.6 in

JVC Everio GZ-MG21 Reviewed on May 12, 2006 Check prices
Product overview
JVC Everio GZ-MG21
  • CNET Editor rating:
    2.5 stars Average
      Overall score: 5.4 (2.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.5 stars out of 17 reviews

The Bottom Line: The JVC GZ-MG21 is a nice idea, but its poor video quality and irritating control scheme make conventional camcorders seem a lot more appealing. Read review

Specs: CCD, 0.68 megapixels, Built-in, 12 oz, 2.7 in, JVC Everio GZ-MG21US - Camcorder - Hard disk drive, 2.7 in, 4.3 in, 32 x x Zoom lens - 2.3 mm - 73.6 mm - F/2.0-4.5

JVC Everio GZ-MG77 Reviewed on May 8, 2006 Check prices
Product overview
JVC Everio GZ-MG77
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.0 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 8 reviews

The Bottom Line: The small size and massive video storage capacity of the JVC Everio GZ-MG77 make it a tantalizing choice, but poor video quality keeps this hard-disk-based camera from being a tape- or DVD-killer. Read review

Specs: CCD, 2.2 megapixels, Built-in, 15.2 oz, 10 x x Zoom lens - 3.8 mm - 38 mm - F/1.2-2.0, JVC Everio GZ-MG77 - Camcorder - Hard disk drive, 2.7 in, 4.3 in, 2.7 in

Samsung SC-D363 - camcorder - Mini DV
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 2 reviews

Specs: CCD, 12.3 oz, 2.1 in, 3.7 in, 4.1 in, 30 x x Zoom lens - F/1.6, Samsung SC-D363 - Camcorder - Mini DV

Canon DC100 Reviewed on July 14, 2006 Check prices
Product overview
Canon DC100
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.4 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.0 stars out of 9 reviews

The Bottom Line: A basic, inexpensive DVD camcorder, the Canon DC100 is a safe, if unremarkable, choice. Read review

Specs: CCD, None, 14.5 oz, 4.8 in, 2 in, 3.4 in, 25 x x Zoom lens - 2.6 mm - 65 mm - F/1.8, Canon DC100 - Camcorder - DVD

Canon ZR830 Reviewed on March 1, 2007 Check prices
Product overview
Canon ZR830
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.6 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 2 reviews

The Bottom Line: If you don't shoot in low light and don't plan on using it to shoot still images, this feature-rich camcorder is a bargain. Read review

Specs: CCD, 6.8 megapixels, None, 13.4 oz, 2.2 in, 3.6 in, 4.7 in, Canon ZR830 - Camcorder - Mini DV, 35 x x Zoom lens - 2.6 mm - 91 mm - F/2.0

Sony Handycam DCR-HC38
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.0 stars out of 9 reviews

Specs: Advanced HAD CCD, 15.9 oz, Sony Handycam DCR-HC38 - Camcorder - Mini DV, Carl Zeiss 40 x x Zoom lens - 1.9 mm - 76 mm - F/1.8-4.1, 4.5 in, 3.3 in, 2.5 in

Panasonic PV GS80 Reviewed on April 12, 2007 Check prices
Product overview
Panasonic PV GS80
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.2 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 5 reviews

The Bottom Line: The Panasonic PV-GS80 is a serviceable budget camcorder, but better choices are out there. Read review

Specs: CCD, 0.46 megapixels, None, 15.9 oz, 3.1 in, 2.9 in, Panasonic PV-GS80 - Camcorder - Mini DV, 5.4 in, 32 x x Zoom lens - 2.3 mm - 73.6 mm - F/1.8-3.7

Panasonic PV-GS320 Reviewed on April 16, 2007 Check prices
Product overview
Panasonic PV-GS320
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.5 stars Very good
      Overall score: 7.2 (3.5 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 20 reviews

The Bottom Line: Delivering high-quality MiniDV footage and decent still images, the Panasonic PV-GS320 should appeal to advanced amateurs searching for a tape-based camcorder. Read review

Specs: 3CCD, 0.54 megapixels, 15.9 oz, Leica 10 x x Zoom lens - 3 mm - 30 mm - F/1.8-2.8, 3.1 in, 5.8 in, 3.3 in, Panasonic PV-GS320 - Camcorder - Mini DV

JVC Everio GZ-MG255 Reviewed on May 21, 2007 Check prices
Product overview
JVC Everio GZ-MG255
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.4 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.5 stars out of 2 reviews

The Bottom Line: This compact camcorder offers decent video quality in adequate lighting, plus it offers the convenience of a hard drive. Read review

Specs: CCD, Built-in flash, 12.5 oz, 2.6 in, 2.8 in, 4.3 in, JVC Everio GZ-MG255 - Camcorder - Hard disk drive, 10 x x Zoom lens - 3.8 mm - 38 mm - F/1.2-2.0

Sony Handycam DCR-DVD910

Specs: ClearVid CMOS, Built-in flash, 15.9 oz, 3.5 in, Sony Handycam DCR-DVD910 - Camcorder - DVD, 5.1 in, 2.2 in, Carl Zeiss 15 x x Zoom lens - 3.1 mm - 46.5 mm - F/1.8-2.6

Panasonic SDR-H40
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.5 stars out of 32 reviews

Specs: CCD, 12 oz, 4.6 in, 2.8 in, 2.6 in, 42 x x Zoom lens - 1.8 mm - 75.6 mm - F/1.9-4.3, Panasonic SDR-H40 - Camcorder - Hard disk drive

Panasonic PV-GS90
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 4.0 stars out of 2 reviews

Specs: CCD, None, 13.8 oz, Panasonic PV-GS90 - Camcorder - Mini DV, 42 x x Zoom lens - 1.8 mm - 75.6 mm - F/1.9-4.3, 3.3 in, 2.6 in, 4.7 in

Sony Handycam DCR-SR45 Reviewed on August 4, 2008 Check prices
Product overview
Sony Handycam DCR-SR45
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.2 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 3.5 stars out of 17 reviews

The Bottom Line: The Sony Handycam DCR-SR45 has a good design and reasonable feature set for its price, but the video quality doesn't measure up to the rest of the package. Read review

Specs: Advanced HAD CCD, None, 12.3 oz, Carl Zeiss 40 x x Zoom lens - 1.9 mm - 76 mm - F/1.8-4.1, Sony Handycam DCR-SR45 - Camcorder - Hard disk drive, - Flash card, 4.4 in, 3 in, 3 in

Panasonic DVD DIGA Palmcorder VDR-M53 - camcorder - DVD

Specs: CCD, None, 15.5 oz, 24 x x Zoom lens - 2.1 mm - 50.4 mm - F/1.8-3.6, Panasonic DVD DIGA Palmcorder VDR-M53 - Camcorder - DVD, 3.5 in, 2 in, 5.3 in

Canon DC410
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.0 stars out of 4 reviews

Specs: CCD, 13.4 oz, Canon DC410 - Camcorder - DVD, 3.5 in, 2.6 in, 4.8 in, 37 x x Zoom lens - 2.6 mm - 96.2 mm - F/2.0-5.0

Sony DCR-SR87

Specs: Advanced HAD CCD, 10.6 oz, 2.4 in, Carl Zeiss 25 x x Zoom lens - 2.5 mm - 62.5 mm - F/1.8-3.2, 2.7 in, Sony Handycam DCR-SR87 - Camcorder - Hard disk drive, 4.4 in

Sony DCR-SR67

Specs: Advanced HAD CCD, 10.6 oz, Sony Handycam DCR-SR67 - Camcorder - Hard disk drive, 4.4 in, Carl Zeiss 60 x x Zoom lens - 1.8 mm - 108 mm - F/1.8-6.0, 2.4 in, 2.7 in

Sony Handycam HDR-TG5V

Specs: CMOS, Built-in, 10.2 oz, 4.6 in, Carl Zeiss 10 x x Zoom lens - 3.2 mm - 32 mm - F/1.8-2.3, 1.2 in, - Camcorder, Sony Handycam HDR-TG5V - Flash card, 2.4 in

Sony Handycam DCR-SR68 (Blue) Reviewed on May 6, 2010 Check prices
Product overview
Sony Handycam DCR-SR68 (Blue)
  • CNET Editor rating:
    3.0 stars Good
      Overall score: 6.2 (3.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 2.0 stars out of 1 review

The Bottom Line: Sony's Handycam DCR-SR68 (and larger-capacity SR88) offers up ample storage and a megazoom lens at a reasonable price; one look at the standard-definition video, though, and you might regret not spending a bit more for an HD model. Read review

Specs: Advanced HAD CCD, 9.9 oz, 2.6 in, 4.2 in, Carl Zeiss 60 x x Zoom lens - 1.8 mm - 108 mm - F/1.8-6.0, 2.2 in, Sony Handycam DCR-SR68 - Camcorder - Hard disk drive, - Flash card

Vivitar DVR 840XHD
  • CNET Editor rating:
    0.0 stars
      Overall score: 0.0 (0.0 stars)
  • Average user rating: 0.5 stars out of 1 review

Specs: CMOS, Built-in flash, 12 oz, 0.3 in, 4.6 in, Vivitar DVR 840XHD - Camcorder - Flash card, 0.2 in, 5 x x Zoom lens - 6.8 mm - 34 mm - F/3.5-3.7

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