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Vivitar DVR786HD

68

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Vivitar DVR786HD

£27.99
Vivitar DVR786
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A good spec and huge optical sensor size 1x optical zoom 2592 x 1944 pixels resolution video camera, but representing only moderate value for money
1x 2592 X 1944 Pixels 12.1MP 1" Jul 2013
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Vivitar DVR786 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Vivitar DVR786 number 47 in water resistant camcorders, number 55 in best selling camcorders and number 205 across all camcorders.
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Value for Money
Average
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Features
Good Features
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Age
4 Years Old
68
Overall Score
Good

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This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
Larger than average optical sensor size
Heavier than average
Very small optical zoom

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Vivitar DVR786 In-Depth Analysis

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Poor Brand

On average Vivitar video cameras have poor reviews compared to other brands.

Value for Money

Price Has Gone Up by £1 (4%)

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Vivitar DVR786 and the United Kingdom price of £27.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $33.99 (£47.23).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

This camcorder has been on the market since July 2013.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The average total megapixels of all camcorders is 7.8MP, with the smallest being 0.3MP and the biggest being 50MP. The total megapixels of the Vivitar DVR786 of 12.1MP is bigger than 77% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

The Vivitar DVR786's weight of 544g is heavier than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the heaviest 25% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The lightest camcorder is 50g , the heaviest is 7.5kg, and the average weight is 580g.

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Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the Vivitar DVR786 of 0.769" is larger than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the largest 8% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The optical sensor sizes of video cameras range from 0.12" to 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.38".

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2592 X 1944 Pixels Resolution

The highest maximum video resolution of the Vivitar DVR786 is 2592 x 1944 pixels. That's over two times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels video camera, which is the most common resolution. Across all video cameras the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 6528 x 3672 pixels.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Vivitar DVR786's optical zoom of only 1x is smaller than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the smallest 15% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. Video cameras have optical zooms of between 1x and 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The Vivitar DVR786's digital zoom of only 4x is smaller than 93% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Camcorders have digital zooms of between 1.5x and 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x.

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Features Photo Mode

The Vivitar DVR786 features photo mode, unlike 79% of video cameras which do not feature photo mode.

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Full HD

The Vivitar DVR786 is Full HD, as are 70% of video cameras.

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Waterproof

The Vivitar DVR786 is waterproof, unlike 91% of video cameras which are not waterproof.

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