Video cameras

  • HTC Re review

    129
    inc VAT

    The HTC Re has a unique design that makes it a delight to carry around but it feels like a first attempt at an action camera for HTC

    Published 
    9 Dec 2014
  • Panasonic HC-X1000E review

    2,300
    inc VAT

    The HC-X1000E has excellent image quality, lots of high-end features and little competition

    Published 
    29 Oct 2014
  • Veho Muvi Pro Micro review

    46
    inc VAT

    A super-cheap action camera, but the Muvi Pro Micro has poor image quality and limited mounting options out of the box

    Published 
    27 Oct 2014
  • JVC GC-XA1 Adixxion review

    144
    inc VAT

    An inexpensive compact action camera with a useful LCD screen, but the GC-XA1 is let down by its poor battery life

    Published 
    20 Oct 2014
  • Garmin Virb Elite review

    Garmin Virb Elite front angle
    220
    inc VAT

    The Virb Elite is an attractive action camera with built-in GPS, but its battery life is disappointing

    Published 
    18 Oct 2014
  • Aiptek SportyCam Z3 review

    Aiptek SportyCam Z3 front
    110
    inc VAT

    The SportyCam Z3 is a keenly priced entry-level action camera with an excellent selection of mounting options but poor battery life

    Published 
    11 Oct 2014
  • Rollei Actioncam 7S WiFi review

    270
    inc VAT approx (€330)

    The Actioncam 7S WiFi is a well-built action camera with a massive array of video modes, but our test footage was wobbly

    Published 
    11 Oct 2014
  • Ion Air Pro 3 Wi-Fi review

    Ion Air Pro 3 Wi-Fi front angle
    300
    inc VAT

    The Ion Air Pro is a well-designed action camera with good battery life and fantastic image quality

    Published 
    8 Oct 2014
  • Drift Innovation Ghost-S review

    Drift Innovation Ghost-S front angle
    330
    inc VAT

    The Ghost-S has excellent battery life, good video quality and a wide choice of recording options

    Published 
    7 Oct 2014
  • Sony HDR-MV1 review

    249
    Amazon

    The HDR-MV1 is a good choice for musicians looking to record performances for social media, but video quality could be better

    Published 
    8 Sep 2014
  • Archos Smart Home review

    199
    inc VAT

    One of the first Android-powered Smart Home systems, Archos Smart Home is cheap but has a number of issues

    Published 
    23 Aug 2014
  • Panasonic HX-A500

    Panasonic HX-A500 Camera Main Unit and Camera
    355
    inc VAT

    An excellent Ultra HD action camera but we wish more mounts were included

    Published 
    26 Jul 2014
  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ1000

    749
    inc VAT

    A stunning all-round talent, the Panasonic FZ1000 excels both indoors and out

    Published 
    24 Jul 2014
  • Toshiba Camileo X-Sports

    Toshiba Camileo X-Sports
    199
    inc VAT

    Not as good as the GoPro Hero3, but it’s much cheaper

    Published 
    12 Jul 2014
  • GoPro Hero3 Black Edition review

    GoPro Hero3 Black Edition
    360
    inc VAT

    Excellent image quality and great apps make this a superb action camera, but we'd go for one of the cheaper models in the GoPro range

    Published 
    11 Apr 2014
  • Panasonic HC-V550 review

    Panasonic HC-V550
    469
    inc VAT

    Good camcorder with built-in Wi-Fi, but it’s too expensive

    Published 
    10 Apr 2014
  • Panasonic HC-W850 review

    Panasonic HC-W850
    699
    inc VAT

    Great image quality, but the secondary camera sensor may be of little interest to many

    Published 
    9 Mar 2014
  • Sony HDR-CX410VE review

    Sony HDR-CX410VE
    375
    inc VAT

    Good connections, but video quality could be better and we’re surprised there’s no Wi-Fi

    Published 
    21 Jan 2014
  • Panasonic HC-V720 review

    Panasonic HC-V720
    462
    inc VAT

    A good mid-range camcorder with great Wi-Fi features and good image quality for the money

    Published 
    17 Jan 2014
  • Panasonic HC-W850 camcorder review

    Panasonic HC-W850

    Panasonic has revealed its line-up of camcorders for 2014 at CES, with the HC-W850 gaining a new lens, new imaging sensor and Full HD slow motion video

    Published 
    6 Jan 2014