Generally excellent video quality and a straightforward.
Excellent color and noise results with great motion and sharpness in 60p.
Great image quality in most conditions.
Has a 700x digital zoom, which is the highest of any of the HDV camcorders we looked at.
Excellent motion and sharpness in 2D
Affordable price point for the featureset
Dual-frame Full HD 3D
'Comprehensive enthusiast features.'
'Images were really smooth with very few jagged edges and no visible pixellation.'
'huge zoom and superb image stabilisation'
Auto record feature begins recording when movement occurs and ends when movement stops.
'Some edge artifacts in video .'
'relatively healthy 12x optical zoom'
'The TM700’s on screen menu is fairly easy to navigate although it does require a bit of scrolling to get at some functions.'
'Good range of manual features.'
Best at pure video
Resulting recording time of 83 minutes is disappointing
Excellent video quality
Videos are sharp and vibrant
Intelligent Auto and menus are both user-friendly
Good low light performance
Good value compared with similarly featured competitors
'Smarter-than-average autofocus .'
'best video quality'
'Given the low, low prices, the small, low-resolution LCD screen is understandable. '
'The Panasonic HDC-HS60 is surprisingly small for a 120GB camcorder.'
'In-camera video effects.'
'The Kodak Playtouch is a pocket-sized, handheld HD camcorder that shoots high-definition videos and captures 5MP stills. '
'The Kodak also impressed us with the way it handled light, being quick to adjust itself when going from dark to bright. '