'sizable 3.5-inch screen'
'high quality recording'
'excellent high-end camcorder'
'It excels in low-light environments and it's also ideal for macro shooting.'
'Comprehensive enthusiast features.'
'Images were really smooth with very few jagged edges and no visible pixellation.'
'huge zoom and superb image stabilisation'
'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.'
'Their sub-HD resolution sensor produces merely satisfactory video.'
'Nice compact design.'
Menus are well laid out and easy to navigate
Good low-light performance
Good low light performance
Good value compared with similarly featured competitors
'No accessory shoe'
'Missing external mic input, HDMI cable. '
Well designed touch-screen interface
'Given the low, low prices, the small, low-resolution LCD screen is understandable. '
'True, it doesn’t exude charisma in the looks and design department but it’s well put together and does what it says on the tin – and does it pretty darn well.'
'So, if you want a camcorder that is easy to control manually you should definitely look elsewhere. '
'sub-HD resolution sensor'
Large 3-inch touchscreen LCD
Good automated performance
Image quality isn't too bad, but footage appears murky and dim.
Comes with an embedded GPS so you can keep track of exactly where you were when you made your movie.