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  • Canon Vixia HF10 camcorder review

    Hard drive-based HD camcorder shoots impressive video.

    £705 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Genius G-Shot HD520 review

    The Genius G-Shot HD520 is a small pistol-grip camcorder with 5Mp photo capture, face-detection and the ability to work as a voice recorder as well.

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Sony Handycam HDR-SR12 review

    The Sony Handycam HDR-SR12 can record over a dozen hours of great-looking AVCHD video onto its 120GB hard drive, but it comes at a hefty price.

    £999 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • JVC Everio GZ-HD40 review

    There's a lot to like about the JVC Everio GZ-HD40 high-definition camcorder.

    £839 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • JVC Everio GZ-HD6EK review

    The JVC Everio GZ-HD6EK HD camcorder sticks to TS/Mpeg2 high-definition video - the format AVCHD is ultimately expected to replace.

    £795 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Samsung VP-DC161W

    Aimed at the novice end of the market, the VP-DC161W is designed to ensure users spend less time figuring out how to use it and more time filming.

    £260 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Sony DCR-SR42 Handycam camcorder

    The Sony DCR-SR42 Handycam camcorder (available for around £300 online), reduces arcane recording features to a minimum and saves files to a hard drive so there's no…

    £300 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Sanyo Xacti VPC-CG65 SD Card camcorder

    Camcorders tend to be far too big to fit into a coat pocket. But not Sanyo's Xacti VPC-CG65.

    £224 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Canon HV10 HD Camcorder

    The Canon HV10 HD Camcorder produces superb footage but, as our review shows, the Canon HV10 HD is by no means perfect.

    £650 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Sony DCR-DVD408 DVD Handycam camcorder

    Easy to operate, Sony's DCR-DVD408 DVD Handycam produces great-looking movies in widescreen (16:9) format. The Sony DCR-DVD408 DVD Handycam's DVD media lets you…

    £409 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Panasonic VDR-D310 DV camcorder

    The more sophisticated sibling of Panasonic's VDR-D210 (both are DVD models), the Panasonic VDR-D310, produces better-quality video and still images.

    £450 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Sony DCR-HC96Sony DCR-HC96 MiniDV Handycam

    The £360 inc VAT Sony DCR-HC96 MiniDV Handycam, Sony's high-end MiniDV camcorder, offers step-up features such as a higher-capacity battery, a charging dock and the…

    £360 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Canon DC20

    The pretenders to DV's crown are lining up for battle. One of the first to enter the fray was recordable DVD, and Canon has finally joined the ranks of its backers…

    £570 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Genius G-Shot DV610

    The G-Shot DV610 is an example of how not to make a great digital camera/camcorder hybrid. In fact, Genius touts the DV610 as a six-in-one voice recorder, MP3 player,…

    £135 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Cisco Flip UltraHD (8GB) review

    If you're looking for a no-nonsense pocket camcorder, Cisco's latest (and last) version of the Flip UltraHD is small and simple enough to justify its £139 price tag.

    £139 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Aiptek PocketDV Z300HD-V review

    At first glance, Aiptek's plasticky and flimsy Pocket DV Z300HD-V is a lightweight camcorder whose style reflects its inexpensive price tag.

    £199 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Hitachi DZ-BD7HE review

    The Hitachi DZ-BD7HE is an HD camcorder with Blu-ray recording capabilities.

    £850 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • JVC GZ-HD3 review

    The JVC GZ-HD3 is a quality camcorder built around a hard disk and three charge-coupled devices (CCDs).

    £799 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Kodak Zx1 review

    The Kodak Zx1 is a welcome new weather-resistant addition to the HD pocket camcorder realm. UPDATED - MAY 1 2009.

    £149 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Sony DCR-SX40 review

    The Sony DCR-SX40 is an entry-level flash memory camcorder that records standard-definition video to Memory Sticks.

    £307 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10



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