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ION the Game ActION Camcorder

5MP 1/2 157g Jul 2013
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Good brand
Full HD
Supports HDMI
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Reviews

Good Brand

We calculated the average ratings for all ION camcorders and also specifically for ION medium total megapixels camcorders and found that in both cases ION had good ratings compared to other brands. 82% of those that bought a ION video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Video

Full HD

Full HD

The The Game ActION is Full HD, as are most of the other video cameras of this age and spec.

We compared all the other Full HD video cameras to this video camera and we think the Sony HDR-CX400E which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This video camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on similar spec camcorders that have been available for a comparable time to it.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The The Game ActION supports HDMI, as do most of the other video cameras of this age and type.

We compared this video camera to all the other video cameras which support HDMI and we think the Samsung F90BN which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Technical Details

Freeze-Resistant

The ION The Game ActION is freeze-resistant. Most of the other video cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camcorder also are freeze-resistant.

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Has a Self-Timer

The ION The Game ActION has a self-timer. Most of the other camcorders of this age and spec also have a self-timer.

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Design

Tripod Mountable

The The Game ActION is tripod mountable, as are most of the other video cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this camcorder.

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Very Shallow Waterproof Up to

With a waterproof up to of only 3 meters, the The Game ActION has a fairly shallow waterproof up to compared to most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that came out around the same time as this video camera. Across all the video cameras of a similar type and age to this video camera the waterproof up to range from 3m to 16m, and the average waterproof up to is 6.2m.

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Still Image

Has a Continuous Shooting Mode

The The Game ActION has a continuous shooting mode. Most of the other video cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this video camera also have a continuous shooting mode.

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Packaging Content

Has a Pouch

The The Game ActION has a pouch, as do most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been on the market for a similar time to this video camera.

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Other Features

Features Auto Focus

The The Game ActION features auto focus. Most of the other video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camcorder also feature auto focus.

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Features USB Connectivity

The ION The Game ActION features USB connectivity, as do most of the other camcorders of a comparable age and spec to this camcorder.

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Waterproof

The ION The Game ActION is waterproof, as are most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been on the market for a comparable time to this video camera.

There are a number of alternative waterproof camcorders currently available which you might want to look at including the JVC GZ-R15 which has better reviews.

If you want a video camera that is waterproof then you might also want to look at the Sony HDR-AS200 (£229.99).

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Has a Wireless Connection

The The Game ActION has a wireless connection, as do most of the other video cameras of this type and age.

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Features Photo Mode

The ION The Game ActION features photo mode, as do most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this video camera.

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Networking

Features Wi-Fi

The ION The Game ActION features wi-Fi, as do most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were released more than two years ago.

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Camera

Very Small Minimum Illumination

The smallest minimum illumination of camcorders of a comparable spec and age to this camcorder is 0.3lx, the biggest is 15lx, and the average minimum illumination is 4.2lx. With a minimum illumination of only 1.4 lux, the The Game ActION has one of the smaller minimum illuminations amongst similar spec camcorders of this age.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camcorder was released in April 2017.


Battery

Average Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 3 hours, the The Game ActION has a pretty standard battery life (max) compared to most of the other similar spec video cameras that were launched around the same time as this video camera.

We compared all the other 3h battery life camcorders to this video camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Veho Muvi HD NPNG is also worth considering.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

At 157 grams, the The Game ActION has a pretty average weight compared to most of the other camcorders of this age and spec.

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Image Sensor

1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1/2.5" optical sensor size, which is the most commonly found optical sensor size on medium total megapixels camcorders that have been around for around the same time as it.

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