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Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action

78

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Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action

Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action
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A fully featured and classic 1x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder, with a good price
1x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 12MP 171g Jul 2013
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Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action number 28 in water resistant camcorders and number 230 across all camcorders.
87
Reviews
14 Reviews
72
Value for Money
Good
85
Features
Fully-Featured
61
Age
4 Years Old
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 76%, based on 14 reviews. HP camcorders also have excellent reviews in general.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer video cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest camcorders 2018.
Customers report good product quality, excellent design and that it is easy to use.
This Drift Innovation camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
Very light
Longer than average maximum battery life
Supports HDMI

Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action Video Reviews

Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Average User Reviews

People who bought this video camera rated this camcorder 76% on average. Over 71% of reviewers gave this camcorder either 4 or 5 stars.

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Customers Report Superior Product Quality

Seven owners who reviewed it reckoned that it was good quality.

Unexceptional Brand

We checked 131 expert and owner reviews (including 46 verified purchases) for Drift Innovation camcorders and found that on average Drift Innovation has unexceptional reviews compared to other manufacturers. 68% of those that bought a Drift Innovation video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Nice Design

Five people mentioned that it was good looking.

  • Whilst the design and styling on the camera are pretty good, Drift seem to prioritise this over all…
    DAVID BURNS (Amazon) - September 2014
  • Whilst the design and styling on the camera are pretty good, Drift seem to prioritise this over all else…
    DAVID BURNS (Amazon) - September 2014
  • Nice looking camera…
    DAVID BURNS (Amazon) - September 2014
  • Still stylish…
  • It doesn't come with one and will not record anything without it (So pretty damn useless out of the box as a camera!
    BikeMad (Amazon) - April 2016

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

Three people who reviewed the product reckoned that it was easy to use.

  • The buttons are fiddly to use with gloves and the remote seems to be a waste of time…
    DAVID BURNS (Amazon) - September 2014
  • It's too easy to use the remote to switch the camera to the wrong mode…
    DAVID BURNS (Amazon) - September 2014
  • Fantastic camera and very easy to use my only gripe would be the battery life…

Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camcorder has been on the market since July 2013.

Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The smallest total megapixels of camcorders is 0.3MP, the biggest is 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The total megapixels of the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action of 12MP is in the biggest 24% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Drift Ghost-S Action's optical zoom of only 1x is in the smallest 13% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The average optical zoom of all camcorders is 19x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 70x.

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Very Light

The weights of camcorders range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The weight of the Drift Ghost-S Action of only 171g is in the lightest 23% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found resolution on camcorders.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Drift Ghost-S Action does not have an image stabilizer, unlike 69% of camcorders which have an image stabilizer.

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Longer Than Average Maximum Battery Life

The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action's maximum battery life of 4h is in the longest 22% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average maximum battery life of all camcorders is 4.4h, with the shortest being 0.16h and the longest being 93h.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

Across all the camcorders the digital zooms range from 1.5x to 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x. The digital zoom of the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action of only 10x is smaller than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is smaller than 83% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Has a Night Mode

The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action has a night mode, which is unusual. 93% of camcorders do not have a night mode.

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Has a Microphone in

The Drift Ghost-S Action has a microphone in, unlike 75% of camcorders which do not have a microphone in.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Drift Ghost-S Action has a self-timer. 92% of camcorders do not have a self-timer.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Drift Ghost-S Action is Full HD. 70% of video cameras also are Full HD.

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Has a Wireless Connection

The Drift Ghost-S Action has a wireless connection, which is unusual. 89% of camcorders do not have a wireless connection.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action features wi-Fi, unlike 76% of video cameras which do not feature wi-Fi.

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Waterproof

The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action is waterproof. 91% of camcorders are not waterproof.

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Features Manual Focus

The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action features manual focus. 89% of video cameras do not feature manual focus.

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Very Shallow Waterproof Up to

The waterproof up to of the Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action of only 3m is shallower than 87% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average waterproof up to of all camcorders is 16m, with the shallowest being 1m and the deepest being 100m.

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Bigger Than Average Shock Proof Up to

The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action's shock proof up to of 2m is very big compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 4% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Video cameras have shock proof up to of between 1m and 3m, and the average shock proof up to is 1.6m.

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Features Photo Mode

The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action features photo mode. 80% of camcorders do not feature photo mode.

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Freeze-Resistant

The Drift Innovation Drift Ghost-S Action is freeze-resistant, which is unusual. 96% of video cameras are not freeze-resistant.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00610696084484, 04260406391744

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