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  1. Camcorder Bit Rates: What are they, and why are they important?

    Camcorder Bit Rates: What are they, and why are they important?

    Jun 25, 2014
    When shopping for a camcorder, don't look at just a camcorder's resolution--bit rates are important too. Read More »
  2. 2014: What To Expect For New Camcorders

    2014: What To Expect For New Camcorders

    Jan 17, 2014
    If you've been waiting to upgrade, 2014 may be the year to do it with 4k resolution, bigger sensors, smaller bodies and quirky features all headed to consumer camcorders. Read More »
  3. 5 Reasons to Buy a Dedicated Camcorder

    Jun 07, 2013
    You already have a cell phone and digital camera that is capable of taking HD video--so do you even need a dedicated camcorder? Here are five reasons you may want to pick up that dedicated video cam. Read More »
  4. 2013 Camcorder Trends

    2013 Camcorder Trends

    Apr 04, 2013
    In the age of smartphones, manufacturers are stepping up their game to create camcorders that go above and beyond with more features, better sensors and smaller sizes. Read More »
  5. Do I Still Need A Camcorder?: Video Cameras Vs. High-Def Still Cameras

    Feb 01, 2011
    In a world where every new gadget shoots high-def video, is there a place for a stand-alone video camera? Yes, because it's a purpose-built machine. Read More »
  1. Jan 26, 2011
    Optical Vs. Digital Zoom: What's the Difference?
    Making sense of the numbers before the 'X.' Read More »
  2. Dec 29, 2010
    Look Professional: How to Get Pro Results from Your Consumer Camcorder
    Now that you've unwrapped your newest camcorder, here are a few quick and easy steps to enhance your next home video. Read More »
  3. Nov 08, 2010
    Camcorder Media Types / Camcorder HQ Buyer's Guide
    Picking what type of camcorder you want and sticking to your budget is the easy part. Deciphering which kind of media a camcorder records... Read More »
  4. Sep 21, 2010
    New Flip Camcorders For 2010
    The Flip brand re-asserts its primacy in the pocket camcorder genre that it created. Read More »
  5. Jul 15, 2010
    Is There A Next Big Thing In Camcorders?
    Camcorder technology has been treading water for a few years. They're more refined and cost less than they used to, but it's been the sam... Read More »
  6. Apr 05, 2010
    Panasonic TM60 Hands-on Review
    We spent a few days testing out the new Panasonic TM60 HD camcorder, and here's what we found. This review applies to the 8GB TM55 model ... Read More »
  7. Dec 02, 2009
    Hunting For Holiday Camcorder Deals
    Some tips to help you find great deals on camcorders this holiday season. Read More »
  8. Jul 08, 2009
    Sony Flash Memory Camcorders: CX500V and CX520V
    Sony has just announced two all-new flash-memory camcorders, the CX500V and CX520V. Both include large, internal flash memory drives capa... Read More »
  9. Apr 30, 2009
    Pure Digital Flip UltraHD Review
    The Pure Digital Flip UltraHD doesn't change the formula too much. It's cheap, easy, and takes alright video. Provided you don't move too... Read More »
  10. Apr 17, 2009
    HD Video: Consider a Camera
    Camcorders seem to have split into two groups: the very expensive and the very inexpensive. While the former have robust feature sets, th... Read More »
  11. Apr 02, 2009
    JVC Everio GZ-HD300 Digital Camcorder Review
    This mid-range camcorder offers full 1080p HD video recording at nearly half the price of the competition. Is it really worth it? Read More »
  12. Mar 13, 2009
  13. Sep 12, 2008
    DXG 595V HD Camcorder Review
    Is this $200 camcorder that claims to do 1080p too good to be true? We take it for a test drive to find out. Read More »
  14. Apr 04, 2008
    All-New Sony Camcorders
    Check out what Sony has in store for camcorders. Their all-new 2008 models are packed full of exciting new features and innovative techno... Read More »
  15. Feb 20, 2008
    All-New Tapeless Camcorders
    These camcorders eschew clumsy tapes and DVDs, instead opting for hard drives and flash memory cards. This is the next generation of home... Read More »
  16. Feb 20, 2008
    The Latest High Definition Camcorders
    You've got the HDTV, why watch old standard-def home movies on it? With these all-new HD camcorders, you'll be taking high-quality widesc... Read More »
  17. Nov 28, 2007
    Three Excellent Threads from Camcorder HQ's Q&A Section
    Take a look at these engaging and enlightening discussions and see how Camcorder HQ's Question and Answer section can help curious readers. Read More »
  18. Nov 26, 2007
    The Latest Hard Disk Drive Camcorders!
    Say goodbye to piles of fragile videotapes. These camcorders record your videos directly to an internal hard disk. We'll tell you why tha... Read More »
  19. Jun 04, 2007
    How Camcorder HQ Selects its Retail Partners
    An explanation of how Camcorder HQ decides which merchants and stores are worthy of inclusion on the site. Read More »
  20. Jun 04, 2007
    Online Retailers versus "Brick and Mortar" Storefronts
    Buying a camcorder online is a smart decision. We'll tell you why. Read More »