Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action vs ION S3000

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Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action
ION S3000

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Amazon UK
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FREE Standard delivery
In stock
Currys
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FREE Standard delivery
In stock (10 available)
PC World Business
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In stock, only 3 left!

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
Longer battery life (max) Edit
The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action is a 4h battery life camcorder. That's 1.5h longer than the ION S3000 (2.5h). Read more

Battery life is the time the camcorder can record video.

A longer battery life allows you to record video for longer before recharging the camcorder or changing the battery.

User reviews are better
Based on 14 user reviews, the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action has an average review score of 76%, but the ION S3000 has an average rating of 71% (based on 14 reviews).
4 Reasons For
Image stabilizer Edit
The ION S3000 has an image stabilizer, but the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action does not have an image stabilizer. Read more

Image stabiliser is a system, either software (not good) or hardware (good) driven that smooths out the movement of the camera when used in a handheld mode. The Z7 has a hardware image stabiliser.

Lighter Edit
The ION S3000 is a 112g weight camcorder. That's 59g lighter than the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action (112g). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

£200 cheaper
The ION S3000 costs £200.01 less than the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
Does not have an image stabilizer Edit
The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action does not have an image stabilizer, however the ION S3000 has an image stabilizer. Read more

Image stabiliser is a system, either software (not good) or hardware (good) driven that smooths out the movement of the camera when used in a handheld mode. The Z7 has a hardware image stabiliser.

Heavier Edit
The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action is a 171g weight camcorder. That's 59g heavier than the ION S3000 (112g). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

£200 more expensive
The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action is more expensive than the ION S3000 by £200.01.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 shop sell the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action, however 2 shops sell the ION S3000. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
2 Reasons Against
Shorter battery life (max) Edit
ION S3000 is only 2.5h battery life. That's 1.5h shorter than the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action (2.5h). Read more

Battery life is the time the camcorder can record video.

A longer battery life allows you to record video for longer before recharging the camcorder or changing the battery.

Lower user review Score
The ION S3000's average user rating is only 71%, however the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action's is 76% (based on 14 reviews).

Awards

No awards found 1 Award
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Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

Date Released

43 months Ago 43 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year 1 Year

Image Sensor

Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS

Lens System

Digital Zoom
10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
BEST
Interchangeable Lens
 Interchangeable lens
 Interchangeable lens
Image Stabilizer Type
 Digital
 Digital
BEST
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
2.99mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
2.99mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
2.99 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)
2.99 Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Memory Slots
1 1
Compatible Memory Cards
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MicroSD (Transflash)
BEST
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MicroSD (Transflash)

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance
0.02m Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto

White Balance

White Balance
 Auto
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Flash
 Sunny
 Auto
 Cloudy
 Incandescent
 Flash
 Sunny

Shutter

Shutter Speed (video)
1/8192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera Shutter Speed
1/8192 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Built-In Display
 Built-in display
Unknown - Click to provide data

Camera

Camcorder Type
 action cam
 action cam
3D
 3D
 3D
Minimum Illumination
1lx Unknown - Click to provide data
Self-Timer Delay
3,5,10 Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Red
 Black
 Red
Shock Proof Up to
2m Unknown - Click to provide data
Waterproof Up to
3m 3m

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Formats Supported
 MP4
 MOV
 MP4
 MOV
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080

Still Image

Continuous Shooting Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Continuous shooting mode

Audio

Audio Formats Supported
 ADPCM
 PCM
 ADPCM
 PCM
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI
 HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
HDMI Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Connector Type
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Battery Life (max)
4h
BEST
2.5h
Battery Type
Lithium-ion Rechargeable
Battery Technology
 Lithium
BEST
 Lithium

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
171g 112g
BEST
Height
52mm 96.3mm
Depth
105mm 45.8mm
Width
33mm 40mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included
 USB
 USB
Wrist Strap Included
 Wrist strap included
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Night Mode
 Night mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Operating Systems
Windows & Mac Windows & Mac
Lens Focal Range
2.99 Unknown - Click to provide data
Auto Focus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto focus
Manual Focus
 Manual focus
Unknown - Click to provide data
Photo Mode
 Photo mode
 Photo mode
Internal Memory
2GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface
USB 2.0 Mini USB
Cable Type
USB ,Microphone extension Short USB
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows operating systems supported
 Windows operating systems supported
USB Connectivity
 USB connectivity
 USB connectivity
Audio Recording Formats
 PCM
 ADPCM
 PCM
 ADPCM
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
 Mac operating systems supported
Other Features
Yes,Drift App Unknown - Click to provide data
Smooth Slow Record
 Smooth slow record
Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) (photo Mode)
15.2mm Unknown - Click to provide data
USB Port
 USB port
 USB port
HDMI Out
 HDMI out
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dimensions (WxDxH)
33 x 52 x 105 40 x 96.3 x 45.8
USB Cable
 USB cable
 USB cable
USB 2.0 Connectors
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Waterproof
 Waterproof
 Waterproof
Shock Proof
 Shock proof
 Shock proof
Video Compression Formats
 MP4
 MOV
 MP4
 MOV
Freezeproof Up to
-10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Wireless Connection
 Wireless connection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Projector

Built-In Projector
 Built-in projector
 Built-in projector

Technical Details

Dimensions (WxHxD)
33 x 52 x 105 40 x 96.3 x 45.8
Freeze-Resistant
 Freeze-resistant
Unknown - Click to provide data
Shutter Speed
1/8192 Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In WiFi
 Built-in WiFi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Dustproof
 Dustproof
Unknown - Click to provide data
Self-Timer
 Self-timer
Unknown - Click to provide data
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