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ION DashCam WiFi Camcorder

£47.99
3MP 66.3g CMOS Jul 2013
Total Megapixels Full HD Weight Sensor Type Release Date
ION has good reviews for its video cameras
Full HD
Supports HDMI
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Reviews

ION Has Good Reviews for Its Video Cameras

ION video cameras have an average rating of 71%, which is in the top 70% of all video camera manufacturers that we have looked at. 82% of those that bought a ION video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over Three Years Ago

It was July 2013 when this camcorder was released.


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Full HD

Full HD

The DashCam WiFi is Full HD. Most of the other video cameras that have been on the market for more than two years also are Full HD.

Other Full HD camcorders currently available which you might want to look at include the Lexibook DJ280 which is cheaper; or the HP F-500 (£29.37) which has better reviews.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The ION DashCam WiFi supports HDMI, as do most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that came out around the same time as this camcorder.

We compared this camcorder to all the other video cameras which support HDMI and we think because of its better review score, the HP F-500 (£29.37) is also worth considering.

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Lens System

Has an Image Stabilizer

The ION DashCam WiFi has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other camcorders that are a comparable age to this camcorder.

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Very High Minimum Aperture Number

The DashCam WiFi has one of the highest minimum aperture numbers (2.8) amongst small total megapixels video cameras of this age. The average minimum aperture number of small total megapixels video cameras that were released more than two years ago is 1.8, and the minimum aperture numbers range from 1.1 to 3.1.

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Still Image

Has a Continuous Shooting Mode

The DashCam WiFi has a continuous shooting mode, as do most of the other video cameras that have been around for around the same time as this video camera.

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Technical Details

Freeze-Resistant

The DashCam WiFi is freeze-resistant. Most of the other video cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this camcorder also are freeze-resistant.

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Other Features

Features USB Connectivity

The DashCam WiFi features USB connectivity. Most of the other similar spec video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this video camera also feature USB connectivity.

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Has a Wireless Connection

The DashCam WiFi has a wireless connection. Most of the other video cameras of this spec and age also have a wireless connection.

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Features Auto Focus

The ION DashCam WiFi features auto focus. Most of the other camcorders of this spec and age also feature auto focus.

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Features Photo Mode

The DashCam WiFi features photo mode. Most of the other camcorders that are a similar age to this camcorder also feature photo mode.

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Networking

Features Wi-Fi

The DashCam WiFi features wi-Fi. Most of the other comparable spec camcorders that were released more than two years ago also feature wi-Fi.

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Weight & Dimensions

Light

When compared to other camcorders of this age and spec, the weight of the DashCam WiFi of only 66.3 grams is one of the lightest. The average weight of video cameras that are a similar age to this camcorder is 450g, and the weights range from 57g to 3.9kg.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the HP F-500 (£29.37) (455g and higher rated) or the Lexibook DJ280 (176g and cheaper).

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Focusing

Quite Big Closest Focusing Distance

Across all the camcorders of this age and spec the closest focusing distances range from 0.0005m to 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.78m. The ION DashCam WiFi has a fairly big closest focusing distance (0.5 meters) compared to most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that are a comparable age to this camcorder.

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Image Sensor

3 Megapixels Total Megapixels

This is a 3 megapixels sensor video camera.

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ION DashCam WiFi Review Sources

To prepare this ION DashCam WiFi review we compared this camcorder to 576 other models. For each camcorder that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 139,287 product attributes, 24,535 camcorder reviews and 2,044,400 historical camcorder prices from 164 camcorder retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this camcorder compared to the other models as well as any areas where this camcorder is lacking.

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