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This list of the best camcorders for kids are all easy to use and handle and not too expensive.

Ruggedness and ease-of-use are easily the top qualities of the best camcorders for kids to use. Digital zoom and a flip-out LCD screen are features that offer some room for creativity and are sure to please the young shooter. Look for top-rated camcorders for kids that include a connection to the TV, use rechargeable batteries and have reasonable storage options.

GoPro HERO3

GoPro HERO3 Black Edition Camcorder


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GoPro HERO3
Contour ROAM2
Panasonic HX-WA03
Samsung HMX-W300
Panasonic HX-WA2
GoPro HERO3 Black Edition Camcorder
Contour ROAM2 Waterproof Video Camera
Panasonic HX-WA03 Dual Waterproof 16MP Digital Camcorder
Samsung HMX-W300YN Camcorder
Panasonic HX-WA2 Flash Media Camcorder
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Release Date
Oct 2012
Oct 2012
Jan 2013
Mar 2012
Jan 2012
Weight
0.16 lb.
0.31 lb.
0.613 lb.
0.3 lb.
0.53 lb.
Recording Format
Flash Media, High Definition
Flash Media, High Definition
High Definition
Flash Media, High Definition
Flash card
Recording System
NTSC, PAL
NTSC, PAL
NTSC
PAL
Camcorder Type
Digital
Digital
Digital
Digital
Digital
Memory Still Resolution
12.0 MegaPixels
5.0 MegaPixels
11.9 MegaPixels
5.0 MegaPixels
14.3 MegaPixels
Recordable Media
Flash Media, High Definition, AVCHD
Flash Media, High Definition
SD/SDHC/SDXC Memory Card
AVCHD
Use
Video
Video
Video
Video
Video
Average Rating
 4.0 stars
 3.7 stars
 4.3 stars
 3.5 stars
 3.8 stars

Top 5 camcorder for kids:

  1. GoPro HERO3 Black Edition Camcorder
  2. Contour ROAM2 Waterproof Video Camera
  3. Panasonic HX-WA03 Dual Waterproof 16MP Digital Camcorder
  4. Samsung HMX-W300YN Camcorder
  5. Panasonic HX-WA2 Flash Media Camcorder