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ION the Game ActION Camcorder

157g CMOS Jul 2013
Full HD Weight Sensor Type Built-In Display Release Date
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Full HD

Full HD

The The Game ActION is Full HD, unlike most of the other camcorders of a similar spec and age to the The Game ActION which are not Full HD.

Camcorders which are Full HD that might be worth looking at include the Vivitar DVR936[plb_2962203_price].

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Has an HDMI

has an HDMI

The ION The Game ActION has an HDMI, unlike most of the other camcorders of a comparable spec and age to the The Game ActION which do not have an HDMI.

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ION Camcorders Have Good Reviews

ION is one of the superior video camera brands according to average user and expert reviews, and ION also has good ratings for its camcorders.

Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

Across all the camcorders that are a similar age to the The Game ActION the battery life (max)s range from 0.083h to 5h. With a battery life (max) of 3 hours, the ION The Game ActION has a fairly long battery life (max) compared to most of the other camcorders that have been around for around the same time as the The Game ActION.

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Waterproof

The The Game ActION is waterproof. Most of the other comparable spec camcorders that came out more than two years ago are not waterproof.

Alternative waterproof video cameras currently available that you might also want to consider include the Vivitar DVR786[plb_2962201_price] which is cheaper; or the ION S3000[plb_2962199_price] which has better reviews.

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Has a Built-In Display

Like most of the other video cameras of a similar age and type to the The Game ActION, the The Game ActION has a built-in display.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative camcorders with a built-in display currently available including cheaper video cameras such as the Vivitar DVR786[plb_2962201_price].

Alternative camcorders which also have a built-in display that you might also want to consider include the Vivitar DVR936[plb_2962203_price].

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CMOS Sensor Type

This camcorder has a cmos sensor type, which is the most frequently found sensor type on camcorders of a comparable age and type to it.

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Has One White Balance

The The Game ActION has a greater number of white balance modes than most camcorders that came out around the same time as it. This camcorder has an Auto white balance, which is the most frequently found white balance found on camcorders that have been available for around the same time as the The Game ActION.

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7 Reasons Against

Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

Most camcorders that have been around for around the same time as the The Game ActION do not have an image stabilizer. The ION The Game ActION is no exception to this as it too does not have an image stabilizer.

We compared all the other video cameras which also have an image stabilizer to this video camera and we think the ION S3000[plb_2962199_price] which is also higher rated is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have an Interchangeable Lens

The ION The Game ActION does not have an interchangeable lens. Most of the other similar spec camcorders that have been available for a comparable time to the The Game ActION also do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Only Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The The Game ActION has a greater number of audio formats than most similar spec camcorders that have been on the market for a comparable time to it. The most frequently supported audio formats supported is AAC++, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this ION camcorder. The audio formats supporteds aac are also supported by this ION video camera.

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Very Shallow Waterproof Up to

The average waterproof up to of video cameras of this type and age is 20m, and the waterproof up tos range from 1.5m to 100m. The ION The Game ActION has a quite shallow waterproof up to (only 3 meters) compared to most of the other comparable spec camcorders that were released more than two years ago.

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Not 3D

The The Game ActION is not 3D, although it is worth noting that most of the other camcorders that have been around for around the same time as the The Game ActION are also not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Night Mode

The ION The Game ActION does not have a night mode, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other video cameras of this age and spec also do not have a night mode.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Projector

Most camcorders of a comparable spec and age to the The Game ActION do not have a built-in projector. The ION The Game ActION is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in projector.

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2 Other reasons to consider the ION The Game ActION

Released Over Three Years Ago

This video camera has been on the market for over three years.

Average Weight

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

Alternative camcorders with a heavier weight that you might want to look at include the ION S3000[plb_2962199_price] (112g) which also has a higher rating.

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Specification

Image Sensor
Sensor Type
Lens System
Interchangeable Lens
Storage
Memory Slots
Compatible Memory Cards
Focusing
Focus Adjustment
White Balance
White Balance
Shutter
Shutter Speed (video)
Camera Shutter Speed
Display
Built-In Display
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Type
Camera
Camcorder Type
3D
Minimum Illumination
Self-Timer Delay
Design
Tripod Mountable
Colour of Product
Waterproof Up to
Video
Full HD
Video Formats Supported
Maximum Video Resolution
Still Image
Continuous Shooting Mode
Audio
Audio Formats Supported
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI
HDMI Port
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
USB Connector Type
Networking
Wi-Fi
Battery
Battery Life (max)
Battery Type
Battery Technology
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Cables Included
Pouch
Other Features
Compatible Operating Systems
Auto Focus
Photo Mode
Interface
Cable Type
Windows Operating Systems Supported
USB Connectivity
Audio Recording Formats
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Other Features
Protective Pouch
USB Port
HDMI Out
Dimensions (WxDxH)
USB Cable
USB 2.0 Connectors
Waterproof
Shock Proof
Video Compression Formats
Wireless Connection
Projector
Built-In Projector
Technical Details
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Freeze-Resistant
Shutter Speed
Built-In WiFi
Self-Timer

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