With a battery life (max) of only 0.16666666666667 hours, the HP F-500G has a quite short battery life (max) compared to most of the other camcorders of a comparable spec and age to this camcorder. Across all the video cameras of a comparable spec and age to this camcorder the battery life (max) range from 0.083h to 150h, and the average battery life (max) is 13h.
There are a number of other 0.16666666666667h battery life video cameras currently available that you might want to look at including because of its better review score, the HP F-500 (£29.37).
If this camcorder battery life (max) is too short for you then you might want to look at the Zoom Q4 (£199.99) (3h and higher rated), or the Canon Legria HF R56 (145h and higher rated).
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