Packs in all the features competitors charge extra for
Crisp, detail-rich video footage
Outstanding HD video quality up to 1080p
Multiple shooting modes, Wrist remote
Generous accessory bundle
Feels exceptionally well built for a £150 camcorder
'There's no flash or video light.'
'Water- and drop-proof'
'Low light recording is very poor, details are hard to discern.'
'Waterproof to 3m.'
'Not left-hand friendly'
'Slim, attractive aesthetic. '
'Full HD resolution.'
'Image stabilisation is turned off by default • Video and still image quality only just OK • Easy to smudge or obscure lens with finger.'
'Full 1080p output'
Very good video quality
Easy to use
Bad image quality in low light conditions
Subpar low-light performance
Good choice for budget-minded people
'The Sanyo Xacti VPC-PD2BK is a budget-friendly, pocket-sized handheld HD camcorder designed for taking high-quality stills and recording high-quality films. '
'The device is extremely light, too, even when loaded with an SDHC card and its removable rechargeable battery.'
'The Sanyo Dual Camera PD2 delivers excellent results with multiple features normally found on high priced camcorders. '
Still image quality is well behind the video quality, especially with indoor photos.