Choosing a camcorder

HD camcorders: How to buy the best digital camcorder

  • How to choose the right camcorder for you
  • What features to look for
  • How to decide between an HD or pocket camcorder
  • Getting a great camcorder deal

What's in this guide

Choosing the best digital camcorder

Here are some of the main questions to think about if you are going to buy a digital camcorder

Buying the best HD camcorder

If you’re looking to record your home movies in the best possible quality, then there really is no substitute for an HD camcorder

Buying the best pocket camcorder

Pocket camcorders offer a portable and cheaper alternative to a fully fledged HD camcorder.

Buying the best cheap camcorder

Advice on how to pick up a camcorder at a cheap bargain price