Sixteen GE DV1 owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was good value for money. Goingdownhillfast scored it very highly and wrote on Amazon “This is a remarkable piece of kit for the price, giving excellent HD footage” in their review of this camcorder. Martin Manchester wrote “Great video for the money” in his review of the GE DV1 and scored it 4 stars. Four years ago Minty said in their review of the GE DV1 “Great value!”.
Five customers who purchased the GE DV1 wrote that it was a bargain for the price. Andy said in his review “This does not have one hence the picture looks very cheap and grainy” however he only gave the product a score of 1 stars. Ms S M Wallis wrote in their review of the GE DV1 “Waterproof for underwater James Bond model boat! The camera was cheap enough to give to all students as opposed to the more expensive£1000 alternative available”. Sardogsdogs mentioned in their review of this camcorder “Easy camera to use at a very cheap price” and gave this camcorder a score of 5 stars.
Some people reckoned that the GE DV1 was cheap. Expert review site Expertreviews.co.uk said “It’s inexpensive and easy to use.”. Evogadget.com wrote “The GE D 1 Pocket Video Camera is small, inexpensive” in their review. Evogadget.com also said “Not too expensive”.