Camcorders archive

  • Next-gen Flip camcorder to boast Wi-Fi
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    Next-gen Flip camcorder to boast Wi-Fi

    By 18 November 2009

    Cisco will launch a new Wi-Fi-enabled Flip digital camcorder to go on sale in the early half of 2010, Pocket-lint has learnt. The new model will be the first to leverage Cisco's networking technology since it bought Pure Digital in a multi-million dollar...

  • Medion Life S47000 pocket camcorder   review
    Cameras 4 out of 5

    Medion Life S47000 pocket camcorder review

    By 9 November 2009

    The pocket camcorder market has enjoyed successes over the past year, more recently taking the step up to high definition and offering better overall quality and performance than many mobile phones would offer. Medion have now joined the race with the...

  • Vodafone Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2009 - digital cameras
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    Vodafone Pocket-lint Gadget Awards 2009 - digital cameras

    By 3 November 2009

    2009 has seen the digital camera arms race continue at an ever increasing speed. With Canon announcing that its profits were down over 80% in the fourth quarter of last year and the rise of the cameraphone, one might have thought it was going to be a...

  • VIDEO: Flip does a T-Mo with flash mob dance on Bondi beach
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    VIDEO: Flip does a T-Mo with flash mob dance on Bondi beach

    By 30 October 2009

    Pocket camcorder brand Flip has emulated T-Mobile's popular Liverpool Street Station dance event with a similar effort in the decidedly more sunny setting of Australia's Bondi Beach. Performed as part of a promotion for the launch of the Flip Mino HD...

  • DigiLife sticks projector into pocket HD camcorder
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    DigiLife sticks projector into pocket HD camcorder

    By 20 October 2009

    Although we admit that Nikon was first to combine a camera and a projector, Taiwanese DigiLife appears to be the first company to add a projector to a pocket HD camcorder. The DDV-JF1, as it's called, combines a Flip-style camcorder with a pocket projector...

  • Firebox offers USB Snakescope camera
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    Firebox offers USB Snakescope camera

    By 19 October 2009

    Almost falling into the NSFW category, Firebox is offering the USB "Snakescope" camera, a still slash video borescope for under £30. With a "robust", semi-flexible insertion tube, the camera head and cable are waterproof, so ideal for checking out your,...

  • Is Kodak coming back?
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    Is Kodak coming back?

    By 16 October 2009

    Twenty years ago you couldn't help but marvel at the site of a stadium twinkling with thousands upon thousands of camera flashes and wonder just how much money Kodak was raking in. This year the last roll of 35mm Kodachrome colour film will leave the...

  • "Premium" version of Flip MinoHD announced
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    "Premium" version of Flip MinoHD announced

    By 14 October 2009

    In the States, Pure Digital has launched a new "premium" version of its Flip MinoHD pocket camcorder that sees a few feature additions for an extra $30. Priced at $229 and boasting 8GB of storage for 2 hours of 720p video, a larger 2-inch screen and an...

  • Panasonic reveals HDC-TM350 camcorder
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    Panasonic reveals HDC-TM350 camcorder

    By 29 September 2009

    Panasonic has dropped us word of a camcorder that it'll soon be launching - the HDC-TM350. It's strictly limited edition - only 200 will be available - and it's a sister model to the HDC-TM300, which has won multiple awards. It's rather on the advanced...

  • Pentax K-x DSLR camera
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    Pentax K-x DSLR camera

    By 18 September 2009

    Pentax announced the launch of the K-x digital SLR camera on Thursday morning and by nightfall we'd bagged a model to get down and dirty with. The new camera, which unfortunately we weren't able to use for any sample shots, is small, solid and light in...

  • Pentax K-x entry-level digital SLR announced
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    Pentax K-x entry-level digital SLR announced

    By 17 September 2009

    Pentax has announced the launch of the K-x digital SLR camera. The claim is that the new snapper combines a variety of advanced features and user-friendly functions in a compact, lightweight body. Priced at £600 for the camera and a 18-55mm lens, the...

  • VIDEO: New Apple nano won't take stills, says video good enough
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    VIDEO: New Apple nano won't take stills, says video good enough

    By 9 September 2009

    Apple has released a promotional video for the new iPod nano, which sports a video recorder and an FM radio on board. As you can see from the video above, Apple will allow you to add a number of effects to the footage however, the company disappointingly...

  • Apple iPod nano 5th Gen gets video camera
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    Apple iPod nano 5th Gen gets video camera

    By 9 September 2009

    Apple has announced, as expected, that the iPod nano will be getting a video camera and speaker. The screen has been lengthened to 2.2-inch diagonally. In a move that had been predicted for some time thanks to cases leaked by Chinese manufacturers. Jobs...

  • Five alternative pocket camcorders to the iPod touch
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    Five alternative pocket camcorders to the iPod touch

    By 7 September 2009

    It's pretty clear by now that the next generations of iPods announced later this week are going to have built-in cameras. The leaked shots all over the web were one thing but the pod cases on show at IFA with lens shaped holes carefully sculpted into...

  • Medion Life S47000 camcorder
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    Medion Life S47000 camcorder

    By 5 September 2009

    Medion's approach to the pocket camcorder market is to go rough and tough with the launch of the Medion Life S47000 at IFA in Berlin, Germany. The new model will come weight 85grams, come with a 2-inch screen and able to take a beating thanks to its rubberized...

  • Toshiba unveils Ducati laptop and camcorder
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    Toshiba unveils Ducati laptop and camcorder

    By 4 September 2009

    Toshiba has unveiled some Ducati-themed devices out at IFA and we were there to grab some live pics. A Satellite U500, one of Toshiba's consumer-aimed 13-inch notebooks has been given a Ducati makeover, with logos plastered over it. In addition, one of...

  • Toshiba S20, H30 and X100 Camileo camcorders
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    Toshiba S20, H30 and X100 Camileo camcorders

    By 4 September 2009

    Here's some hands-on pics of Toshiba's new camcorders launched at IFA 2009 in the form of the Camileo S20, H30 and X100 models - all of which offer full HD (1920 x 1080p). Prices come in at £119.99 for the S20, £189.99 for the H30 whilst the top-end...

  • Toshiba launches S20, H30 and X100 Camileo camcorders
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    Toshiba launches S20, H30 and X100 Camileo camcorders

    By 3 September 2009

    Toshiba has launched a trio of camcorders at IFA 2009 in the form of the Camileo S20, H30 and X100 models - all of which offer full HD (1920 x 1080p). The Camileo S20 launches as one of the slimmest HD camcorders in the world at just 17mm, whilst claims...

  • Medion S47000 pocket camcorder launched
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    Medion S47000 pocket camcorder launched

    By 3 September 2009

    Medion has stepped into the pocket camcorder race with a ruggedised version, taking an action stance against the likes of Flip Ultra HD and the Creative Vado HD. With a 2-inch LCD display, the funky looking action camcorder will give you 720p quality...

  • Sony releases MHS-PM1 Mobile HD Snap Camera
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    Sony releases MHS-PM1 Mobile HD Snap Camera

    By 2 September 2009

    Sony has announced the MHS-PM1 - which it's also calling the "Mobile HD Snap Camera". It's a two-in-one camera and camcorder, which can take 5-megapixel stills using a "STILL" button, and 1080p HD video using a "MOVIE" button. It also has a "Sharemark"...

  • Creative Vado HD goes Mac-compatible
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    Creative Vado HD goes Mac-compatible

    By 2 September 2009

    Creative has announced that its Vado HD camcorders will henceforth work with Apple's OS X operating system. The company has built Vado Central for the platform, which has video transferring features and the ability to export footage straight to iMovie....

  • Samsung HMX-U10 camcorder
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    Samsung HMX-U10 camcorder

    By 20 August 2009

    Announced in July, Samsung's Pocket camcorder has hit the UK and we were on hand to grab a hands-on play with the new camcorder. Going up against the Flip and the Kodak Zi8 the new camcorder from Samsung called the HMX-U10 will be capable of full HD 1920...

  • Kodak crowdsources next videocamera name
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    Kodak crowdsources next videocamera name

    By 20 August 2009

    Andy Warhol once said "Don't read your reviews, weigh them". But someone at Kodak hasn't been taking that advice, because the company's got all in a tizzy about a review of the Zi8 that read: "When Kodak needed a name for its new pocket video camera,...

  • Canon launches LEGRIA HF21 and HFS11 camcorders
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    Canon launches LEGRIA HF21 and HFS11 camcorders

    By 19 August 2009

    Canon, amidst a storm of other product releases, has dropped two HD camcorders into our laps - the HF21 and HFS11. Both lie in the company's LEGRIA range, and come packed with 64GB of internal flash memory. Canon says it chose flash memory over a traditional...

  • Kodak Zi8 camcorder review
    Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Kodak Zi8 camcorder review

    By 3 August 2009

    The follow-up to the Kodak Zi6, the new Kodak Zi8 pocket camcorder from Kodak, brings with it 1080p video resolution and a host of new features, but should you be rushing out to get one? We took it out and about to find out. Yes we know, chances are you...