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Panasonic HX-A500 action camera review
4 out of 5

Panasonic HX-A500 action camera review

By 18 July 2014

Panasonic is tackling the action camera and wearable trend in one go, with its HX-A500 action camera - the follow-up to 2013's HX-A100.  This time around the headline is that it's ready for the future, offering 4K video capture from the off, as well... >>

A week in reviews: 16 - 20 June

A week in reviews: 16 - 20 June

By 21 June 2014

This week we've been having some fun with the Pocket-lint Tech Tavern as part of London Technology Week where we've seen everything from smart Adidas footballs to curved Samsung tellies, through to Google Glass and a few hundred pints of Meantime beer.... >>

Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action camera review
4 out of 5

Toshiba Camileo X-Sports action camera review

By 16 June 2014

Sports cameras have attracted a lot of interest in recent times, with the Camileo X-Sports marking Toshiba's first foray into the market. Sports cameras aren't new devices, though, and have been available in a number of different formats over the years.... >>

Panasonic claims world's first with 4K 25fps wearable action camera, HX-A500

Panasonic claims world's first with 4K 25fps wearable action camera, HX-A500

By 24 March 2014

Panasonic has announced what it claims to be the world's first 4K 25p wearable camcorder, the HX-A500. While there are others on the market capable of recording in 4K, such as the GoPro Black, they can only do so at lower frame rates, so you are often... >>

Panasonic DMW-YAGH transforms GH4 camera into 4K broadcast tool

Panasonic DMW-YAGH transforms GH4 camera into 4K broadcast tool

By 7 February 2014

It's not often we write about broadcast equipment, but there was something about the Panasonic DMW-YAGH that made us stand up and pay attention. For this accessory, when paired with the forthcoming Lumix GH4 compact system camera, enables uncompressed... >>

Sony FDR-AX100E: We go hands-on with the 4K HandyCam that could change TV forever

Sony FDR-AX100E: We go hands-on with the 4K HandyCam that could change TV forever

By 20 January 2014

Sony has been at the forefront of prosumer camcorders for a while. We've known many a lower-budget TV show to use a three-chip VX1000 in the past and, more recently, Full HD and, even, 4K equivalents. Now it's about to shake up the industry again, with... >>

Sony at CES 2014: Xperia Z1 Compact, PlayStation Now, TV Base Speaker, UHD TVs and 4K cameras

Sony at CES 2014: Xperia Z1 Compact, PlayStation Now, TV Base Speaker, UHD TVs and 4K cameras

By 9 January 2014

CES 2014 has seen lots of news when it comes to 4K TVs, but most smartphones have been saved for MWC in February. Sony, on the other hand, revealed its smaller Xperia Z1 Compact, a host of cameras, 4K TVs and a new PlayStation Now online platform. Here's... >>

JVC Everio camcorder series now offers four 'oops-proof' models

JVC Everio camcorder series now offers four 'oops-proof' models

By 7 January 2014

JVC Kenwood has four new cameras in its Quad-Proof Everio series: the GZ-RX115, GZ-RX110, GZ-R15 and GZ-R10. JVC's Quad-Proof technology is also featured in its ADIXXION series of action cameras. It allows film-makers and photographers to shoot without... >>

Sony launches six new Handycam models, CX900E carries the flag

Sony launches six new Handycam models, CX900E carries the flag

By 7 January 2014

Sony has refreshed its camcorder line-up with six new models announced at CES 2014 in Las Vegas. The flagship model is the CX900E, which comes with a 1-inch type Exmor R CMOS sensor and a Zeiss lens, offering 12x optical zoom. The CX900E offers a range... >>

Sony Action Cam AS100VR offers 50Mbps capture, live streaming

Sony Action Cam AS100VR offers 50Mbps capture, live streaming

By 7 January 2014

Sony has announced a new Action Cam at CES 2014 in Las Vegas. Known as the AS100VR, the new model offers everything you need to capture action on the move. The Action Cam AS100VR is a wearable camera that is claimed to offer more advanced SteadyShot image... >>