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I am getting back into product reviews and was wondering what would be a good camera that records in 1080P. When I use to product review a while back, I used my Motorola Cliq XT Droid, but the quality wasn't that sufficient for what I was doing... My Budget is about $200.

I was checking out this one. Its look promising, but idk..

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...hp%20camcorder

Let me know what you guys think, would be a good camcorder for product reviews.
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Well first off that records in 1440x1080 not 1920x1080 so it's not true 1080P. Not sure if that's important to you.

No idea about the overall quality though. I didn't even know HP makes video cameras...
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Well first off that records in 1440x1080 not 1920x1080 so it's not true 1080P. Not sure if that's important to you.

No idea about the overall quality though. I didn't even know HP makes video cameras...
lol I didn't know either lol. But do you know of any 1920x1080P cameras that are in the $100-$200 Range and will be good for recording product reviews.
    
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If you can't find something decent in that price range, try going down to 720p. The quality isn't too much worse, but it might be a good solution to look for.
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If you can't find something decent in that price range, try going down to 720p. The quality isn't too much worse, but it might be a good solution to look for.
lol could you guys link me to some camcorders. I am not am expert when it comes to this field of technology. ^_- I want a camera that records quality as good as LinusTechTips, Maxishine, Motherboards.org, TimeToLiveCustoms etc...
    
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lol could you guys link me to some camcorders. I am not am expert when it comes to this field of technology. ^_- I want a camera that records quality as good as LinusTechTips, Maxishine, Motherboards.org, TimeToLiveCustoms etc...
Not gonna happen with your budget. Get a Kodak Zi8, it's decent for less than $200.
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yea with that budget just get the kodak or a flip
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Not gonna happen with your budget. Get a Kodak Zi8, it's decent for less than $200.
Nice bro that look like a killer deal.. Which one is better? or are these both the same, because one is $10 more..

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-312-_-Product

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-314-_-Product


*EDIT* It looks nice, but is there anything that has a longer battery life, say 2-3 hours.
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?? Anyone.. I need a camcorder that does 1080P and has optical zoom, for under $200. The Kodak Zi8 looks good but idk..
    
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Nice bro that look like a killer deal.. Which one is better? or are these both the same, because one is $10 more..

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-312-_-Product

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-314-_-Product


*EDIT* It looks nice, but is there anything that has a longer battery life, say 2-3 hours.
they are the same just different color lol. also for your budget you are not going to find a camera with a lot of optical zoom. the best you might get is a little optical zoom with a lot of digital zoom which would make your images look pixilated. as far as battery life goes, all goes back to budget the more you spend the more you can get honestly.
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