Items tagged with HD camcorder

YouTube took off like a rocket when it was introduced to the world a few years back, and with that adoption came the adoption of small, pocket-sized camcorders that could capture YouTube-sized clips for easy uploading. Up until now, there have only been a handful of options for those looking to grab a miniature camcorder: Flip Video's family, a few units from Creative and a Kodak device or two.Today, Samsung is looking to join the fray with its stylish HMX-U10, an ultra compact camcorder that ups the ante over the competition by shooting in Full HD (1080p). Moreover, the cam can snap stills like a standard digital camera with its 10MP sensor. Samsung also throws on a one-touch "upload to YouTube"... Read more...
It's summertime, and thus it's vacation time. And you know what you need on vacation? Something to capture those memories so you don't forget 'em all two days after you're back in the grind. Sony is looking to lend a helping hand with two new camcorders: the Handycam HDR-CX520V and HDR-CX500V.Both devices capture full 1920x1080 resolution and still shots up to 12MP, with the 520V touting 64GB of internal storage and the 500V with 32GB. They also boast 60p output, which automatically converts content to 60 progressive frames per second when connected to a compatible high-definition television.There's also Optical SteadyShot with Active Mode--which allows a moveable lens element to shift with greater... Read more...
The popularity of video-sharing sites, such as YouTube and Viddler, coupled with the integration of video-capturing technologies into common consumer electronics devices, such as cell phones and digital cameras, has turned virtually everyone into budding videographers and documentary filmmakers. But perhaps the biggest push toward putting video into everyone's hands, started with the introduction of the inexpensive pocket camcorder in 2006. This new camcorder design did not resemble the size and shape of what we traditionally expect a camcorder to look like; instead it resembled a thick candy bar with a lens on one side and an LCD on the other.Pure Digital Technologies started the pocket camcorder... Read more...