On average, PIXPRO SP360 owners rated this camcorder 73%.
The PIXPRO SP360 is one the top selling video camera currently available for sale.
Easy to Use
Some customers wrote in their reviews that the product was easy to use. Expert website Digitaltrends.com said “The SP360 is easy to use and the quickest way to record 360-degree content without having to set up complicated rigs.” but despite that they scored it 60 out of 100. Digitaltrends.com also said “Easy, fun to use”.
One Kodak PIXPRO SP360 owner who purchased this camcorder concluded that it was strong and durable. Two years ago Digitaltrends.com wrote in their review of this camcorder “The Kodak Pixpro S 360 puts a rugged 360degree camera in the palm of your hand”.
One customer who bought it said that it was well made. Digitaltrends.com mentioned “Fast, responsive, wellbuilt” in their review.
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One Kodak PIXPRO SP360 owner who bought it thought it was lightweight. Two years ago Digitaltrends.com mentioned “Compact, lightweight” in their Kodak PIXPRO SP360 review.
Kodak Has Good Reviews for Its Video Cameras
Kodak camcorders have good reviews on average and across all video cameras Kodak is one of the better rated manufacturers.
Very High Effective Megapixels (movie)
The lowest effective megapixels (movie) of camcorders that are a similar age to the PIXPRO SP360 is 2MP, the highest is 16MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 8.1MP. The PIXPRO SP360 has a very high effective megapixels (movie) (16 megapixels) compared to most of the other camcorders that were released more than two years ago.
Supports One Audio Formats Supported
The PIXPRO SP360 has a greater number of audio formats than most camcorders of this age and spec. The most commonly supported audio formats supported is WAV, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this Kodak video camera. The audio formats supporteds Linear PCM are also supported by this Kodak camcorder.
Has Five White Balances
The PIXPRO SP360 has a greater number of white balance modes than most video cameras that were released around the same time as it. This Kodak camcorder has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on camcorders that have been around for more than two years. The white balances "Daylight", "Cloudy", "Flourescent" and "Underwater" are also found on this video camera.
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Poor Product Quality
One Kodak PIXPRO SP360 owner concluded that this camcorder was not good quality. Two years ago Digitaltrends.com wrote “Mediocre image quality” in their review of this camcorder and gave this camcorder a score of 3 stars.
Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer
The PIXPRO SP360 does not have an image stabilizer, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other camcorders that have been available for more than two years also do not have an image stabilizer.
We compared this camcorder to all the other video cameras with an image stabilizer and we think the Sony FDR-X1000[plb_2962225_price] is also worth considering.
Does Not Have an HDMI
Like most of the other video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PIXPRO SP360, the Kodak PIXPRO SP360 does not have an HDMI.
There are a number of alternative camcorders which also have an HDMI that you might also want to look at including the Sony FDR-X1000[plb_2962225_price] which is also higher rated.
Not Full HD
The PIXPRO SP360 is not Full HD, although it is worth noting that most of the other video cameras of a similar spec and age to the PIXPRO SP360 are also not Full HD.
Video cameras which are Full HD that might be worth considering include the Sony HDR-AZ1[plb_2962228_price].
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Does Not Have an Interchangeable Lens
Most camcorders that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PIXPRO SP360 do not have an interchangeable lens. The PIXPRO SP360 is no exception to this as it too does not have an interchangeable lens.
Only Has Six Scene Modess
The number of scene modes found on the Kodak PIXPRO SP360 is more than most similar spec video cameras that were launched more than two years ago. The most commonly found scene modes is Portrait, but this scene modes is not found on this camcorder. The scene modess 360 Degree Panorama, Split, Quad, Unfold, Ring and Dome Screen are also found on this video camera.
Does Not Have a Built-In Display
The PIXPRO SP360 does not have a built-in display. Most of the other camcorders that are a comparable age to the PIXPRO SP360 do have a built-in display.
Other camcorders which also have a built-in display that you might also want to look at include the Sony FDR-X1000[plb_2962225_price] which also has a higher rating.
The Kodak PIXPRO SP360 is not waterproof. Most of the other video cameras of this age and type are also not waterproof.
If you would prefer a camcorder that is waterproof then you might also want to consider the Sony FDR-X1000[plb_2962225_price] which also has a higher rating.
Like most of the other camcorders of this age and spec, the PIXPRO SP360 is not 3D.
Does Not Have a Night Mode
The PIXPRO SP360 does not have a night mode, although keep in mind that most of the other camcorders that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PIXPRO SP360 also do not have a night mode.
Does Not Have a Built-In Projector
Most camcorders that have been on the market for more than two years do not have a built-in projector. The PIXPRO SP360 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in projector.
Very Small Internal Memory
The smallest internal memory of camcorders of this type and age is 8MB, the largest is 32GB, and the average internal memory is 5.9GB. At only 100 megabytes, the PIXPRO SP360 has a fairly small internal memory compared to most of the other video cameras that have been around for around the same time as the PIXPRO SP360.
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Released Over Four Years Ago
This Kodak camcorder was released over four years ago.
The Kodak PixPro SP360 is the World's first 360-degree action camera. With a unique 360º curved lens, the SP360 features a 16 Megapixel sensor, Full HD 1080p video, 10fps burst shooting, Wi-Fi... Read more…
Laurence would recommend the Kodak Pixpro SP360 (Verified Purchase)
I am using this product as 360 degree surveillance monitor as well as an action cam.
It is a good alternative to the Go Pro.
The product performs to spec but is not intuitive in its operation.... Read more…
Purchased this in order to get some key shots to use in a project. No matter what the lighting condition were (well lit, studio, outdoors) video at the highest quality was useless for anything... Read more…
Great product, amazing mounts and other extras in the pack - including underwater mounting etc. Works well, and nice when you figure out how to upload to YouTube in 360 / VR mode. WiFi connection... Read more…
While some people have been able to get this work (usually with a lot of fussing) this product has not worked well since the day i got it. it requires more than one app on your phone (if you can... Read more…