Pocket camcorders: Compare features & prices

Use our handy compare products tool to help you choose the best pocket camcorder for your needs and budget. 

You can choose camcorders by price, by brand, and by features, then see the expert Which? review to help you decide on the best model for you.

Brand

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Which? have rated the key areas of performance for Pocket camcorders.

Once logged in you can filter the results by some of these ratings:

  • Overall video quality
  • Ease of use
  • Sound quality

Recording format

The recording format used by the camcorder for storing footage on.

Recording format Flash-based camcorders rely on internal memory storage; some camcorders require the purchase of an additional memory card which can be removed

Select your preferred video recording format

Optical zoom

Optical zoom Not all pocket camcorders have optical zooms - those without have digital zooms, which sacrifice image quality as you zoom in.

An optical zoom lets you get closer to your subject by zooming the lens itself.

Resolution

Resolution 720p and 1080p are both high definition resolutions - 1080p is the more detailed of the two, known as

The resolution determines how detailed your videos will be.

HDMI connection

HDMI connection Even some pocket camcorders with HDMI connections still require you to buy an HDMI lead.

Pocket camcorders with an HDMI connection let you connect to an HD TV for viewing videos in high quality.

Still photos

Still photos Not all pocket camcorders can take still photos - some only let you capture stills from videos.

Choose a camcorder that can take still photos or not.

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Add this product to the comparison basket KODAK Playsport Zx5 Kodak
Playsport Zx5

Mar 2011
£189.00
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Using our compare products tool, you can quickly see the best pocket camcorders for you.

Our tool lets you select camcorders by price range, by manufacturer, or by features, and then compare models side by side. You'll be able to see test results and star ratings, so you can easily pick the best pocket camcorder for shooting videos and sharing them with friends.

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Add this product to the comparison basket Panasonic HX-DC3 Panasonic
HX-DC3

May 2013
£167.99
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Add this product to the comparison basket PANASONIC HX-WA10 Panasonic
HX-WA10

Jun 2011
£271.94
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Add this product to the comparison basket Sony Bloggie 3D MHS-FS3 Sony
Bloggie 3D MHS-FS3

Mar 2011
£172.00
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Add this product to the comparison basket Sony Bloggie MHS-TS22 Sony
Bloggie MHS-TS22

May 2012
£159.00
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