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Kodak PlaySport Digital Camera

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26 Reasons For

Nine Industry Awards

Amongst digital cameras of this age and type, this digital camera is one of the most awarded.

The writers at M3.idg.se and IT Reviews.com both recommend this waterproof camera and have given it their "Recommended" award.

The experts at two more expert review sites both decided that this Kodak camera was a sensible purchase. PC Advisor.co.uk and Expert Reviews both gave this Kodak digital camera a "Best Buy" award.

This digital camera was given an "Editor's Choice" award by both PC Mag and Laptopmag.com, both of which said that this camera was brilliant.

This waterproof camera received a "Silver" from Katzeausdemsack.de who thought that this camera was very good.

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Expert Reviews Are Average

On average, based on fourty-seven expert reviews from sites including CNET.com, Trusted Reviews, Expert Reviews and T3.com the average expert rating of this digital camera is 77 out of 100.

Average User Reviews

The average user rating of this digital camera is 76 out of 100 based on 145 user reviews.

Good Video Capture

A few customers who reviewed it reckoned that it was good for video recording. A Jones said on Amazon “Good novelty video cam that can record in watery conditions” in their Kodak PlaySport review. Donal Buckley wrote on Amazon “The clean lines made it far easier to stow in swim gear than any waterproof P&C and the video quality was excellent”. Four years ago Iain said on Amazon “She loves making films and was always struggling with hand held video cameras that only seem designed for Right handed use”.

Good Quality Pictures

Some people reckoned that it was able to produce good images. James said “Perfect camcorder for us as we enjoy camping holidays with the kids, this cam is really up for the job amazing picture” and scored it very highly. Six years ago Katie rated the product 5 stars and she said on Amazon “The camera still photographs are amazing - the macro mode can turn out photos better than my DSLR can sometimes -” in her review. Macks-Boy mentioned on Amazon “This came as "Highly Recommended" by several Photography Mags.”.

Some customers mentioned in their reviews that the product had a good picture resolution. Expert website Laptopmag.com mentioned “Its good image quality, high resolution and fram”. Expert review site Askmen.com said “Do you prefer shooting video or snapping still images?Kodak made plenty of fans with its previous pocket camcorder release” in their review. Six years ago Computeractive.co.uk said in their review of the Kodak PlaySport “Photos are at five megapixels”.

One customer reckoned that this digital camera was good in low light.

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Robust

A few Kodak PlaySport owners mentioned in their reviews that this digital camera was strong and durable. J. Porter wrote “The waterproofing and shockproofing also seem to work well - for me I felt they offered more peace of mind than anything” in their review and gave the product a rating of 5 stars. Four years ago June Will scored it 5 stars and she said on Amazon “Sturdy and good quality product which uploads direct to websites/email etc” in her Kodak PlaySport review. In the same month Kaye Ryan said “The so called help desk, told me basically, that it was tough, only the camera was covered by warranty” in her review of this digital camera but she rated it 20 out of 100.

A few customers who bought it said that it was good at resisting water ingress. Filipe Miguel Esturrenho Barradas mentioned five years ago “I specially enjoyed the underwater capability”. Filipe Miguel Esturrenho Barradas also said “The underwater videos were very good and the image was clean”. Loony Loo said “Image quality was what I wanted, especially underwater, absolutely fine for me” in their Kodak PlaySport review.

A number of customers who reviewed the product agreed that it was well made. A. Ramsey mentioned in their review of the Kodak PlaySport on Amazon “All worked well, felt solid”. Seven years ago Cnet.com mentioned in their Kodak PlaySport review on expert review site CNET.com “The Kodak Playsport is an excellent minicamcorder that can take some rough treatment and capture solid HD video” and gave the product a rating of 4 stars. Expert review site Smarthouse.com.au mentioned in their review of this digital camera also seven years ago “Feels very solid” .

A few people who reviewed the Kodak PlaySport concluded that it was sealed. J. Porter gave the product a score of 5 stars and wrote in their Kodak PlaySport review three years ago “Making sure everything is correctly sealed as I think this is the cause of most people's issues”. Expert website About.com said in their review of this digital camera “It is waterproof to a depth of 10 feet, can survive a drop of up to five feet and is sealed against dust” and rated the product 5 stars.

One person who bought it thought it was easy to damage or scratch. Venu App wrote on Amazon “It looks it was damaged prior to dispatch” and gave it a rating of 80 out of 100.

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Nice Design

A few people who bought the product agreed that it was a good design. Macworld.com mentioned on expert website Mac World “Photos, though it has one design flaw” in their review of this digital camera. Pcworld.com_techhive.com said six years ago “It has a design flaw in its button l” . Expert website Gadgetshow.channel5.com mentioned “We liked the design and loved the quality on most of what we recorded” in their review of the Kodak PlaySport.

Several Kodak PlaySport owners concluded that the product was good looking. Five years ago Filipe Miguel Esturrenho Barradas wrote “All in all it is a pretty good camera with a lot of functionality” and gave the Kodak PlaySport a score of 80 out of 100. Judith said on Amazon “The quality of the pictures are actually pretty good and the camera is easy to use” in her review of this digital camera.

Several people who reviewed this digital camera agreed that it was neat. Joymailey mentioned on Amazon “Just what I wanted, small, neat and light to put in my handbag”. Five years ago Loony Loo said in their review of the Kodak PlaySport on Amazon “Mobile phone size so really neat” but despite that they only rated this digital camera 3 stars.

One Kodak PlaySport reviewer who purchased the product wrote that it was luxurious. Review7345 mentioned in their review of this digital camera on Amazon “Also to buy the kodak Neoprene Deluxe Case.”. One Kodak PlaySport reviewer who reviewed it concluded that it was well designed. Springbok said in their review of the Kodak PlaySport “It is very well designed and thought out”.

One customer thought it was smooth. Three years ago Uk.askmen.com wrote “The 4x zoom felt sticky when we wanted it to be smooth” in their Kodak PlaySport review.

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Good Size

A number of Kodak PlaySport reviewers considered that it was compact. Six years ago Rob Elmour mentioned on Amazon “However, I would recommend using it as a supplemement to a decent quality compact camera rather than as a replacement” and scored it 4 stars. Spike mentioned on Amazon “I bought the Kodak Playsport because I wanted a compact and cheap camcorder for motorcycle track days” in their review of this digital camera. Expert review site Pcmag.com wrote in their Kodak PlaySport review six years ago “The compact Kodak Playsport Zx5 Video Camera is a top pocket camcorder” .

Several Kodak PlaySport reviewers said in their reviews that this digital camera was lightweight. Stacey Henderson mentioned on Amazon four years ago “So lightweight small and easy to use”. Gadgetspeak.com wrote five years ago “Compact, lightweight and durable”. Uk.askmen.com mentioned “Rock solid build, yet relatively lightweight” in their review and gave the Kodak PlaySport a rating of 4 stars.

Two people who purchased this digital camera considered that it was easy to carry around. Jennifer Werry wrote in her Kodak PlaySport review on Amazon “Easy to carry easy to down load” and scored it 5 stars.

Two customers said in their reviews that the Kodak PlaySport was good structurally. Expert website V3.co.uk mentioned “A well-built, good-value camcorder, though has a couple of flaws Good points Great value; well-built, robust construction despite small size; high-definition video” in their review.

One customer thought the Kodak PlaySport was a good depth. Simon P. Jesse mentioned in his Kodak PlaySport review “Worked exceptionally well underwater (snorkelling depth) and captured some beautiful photos”.

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Good Product Quality

Several Kodak PlaySport reviewers who bought this digital camera considered that it was good quality. A Jones wrote in their review of the Kodak PlaySport “Picture quality and video reasonable”. Alan L said on Amazon four years ago “Device screen quality looks good, picture quality seems OK.” in his review of the Kodak PlaySport. Amanda mentioned five years ago “If it had a flash it would have been a 5! Fast switch on, so quickly can capture moments, good quality pictures and videos” in her review of the Kodak PlaySport and scored the product 4 stars.

Easy to Use

Several people who bought the product wrote that it was easy to use. A Jones mentioned on Amazon four years ago “Handy Cam” in their review of this digital camera and gave the product a score of 80 out of 100. Amanda mentioned on Amazon “Really easy to use and upload to other websites”. Ctony gave it a score of 4 stars and said on Amazon “It's small easy to use and totally water proof.I didn't give it 5 stars because” in their review.

One Kodak PlaySport reviewer reckoned that it was easy to handle. Smarthouse.com.au said seven years ago “The ZX3 is mostly made of hard plastic, has rubberised grips for easy handling” and rated it 80 out of 100.

One Kodak PlaySport reviewer who reviewed the Kodak PlaySport thought it had a good experience. Expert review site Steves-Digicams.com wrote “Looking to capture your experience? Kodak releases the appropriately named PlaySport (aka Zx5) for your dilemma”.

One customer thought it had a good interface. Three years ago Uk.askmen.com wrote “Sturdy build Simple user interface” in their review of the Kodak PlaySport.

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Reasonably Priced

Twenty-one Kodak PlaySport owners agreed that the product was good value for money. Amanda she wrote in her review “Value for money”. Amazon Customer said “An ok camera for the price” in their Kodak PlaySport review. Four years ago Daniel Kelleher mentioned “Excellent Value, Easy to Use, Low Light Quality not great”.

A number of people who bought the Kodak PlaySport wrote that it was a bargain for the price. A Jones mentioned on Amazon “Very cheap, battery power lasts well even when its used frequently”. Mr. P. Kenworthy said in their Kodak PlaySport review “Taking into account its quite cheap at” but they only gave it a rating of 3 stars. Rob Elmour wrote in his review six years ago “Firstly let me say this *is* a good camera if you want something small, relatively cheap and robust enough to take into the water”.

Four Kodak PlaySport owners said that the product was cheap. Four years ago Sedov mentioned “Acceptable was purchased because I dont want to expose expensive camera equipment to sand nor water”. Stan Murch wrote in his review of this digital camera on Amazon “A great product from Kodak, inexpensive, good quality video”. Expert website Techmagnifier.com wrote “These days' cameras and camcorders are available at budget prices and this has actually helped the masses lay ha”.

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Good Screen / Viewfinder

Six customers mentioned in their reviews that it had a good screen. Four years ago Donal Buckley said “The review screen was unusable in bright sunlight.” in their review. Joey D said on Amazon “The image quality on the small screen is more than adequate” and rated it 5 stars. Uk.askmen.com mentioned three years ago “Crisp LCD display”.

Good Technical Features

A number of customers wrote in their reviews that this digital camera had good features. About.com wrote “It is waterproof to a depth of ten feet and features a rugged design that makes it rather unique in the pocket video camera market”. Itreviews.com said in their review of this digital camera on IT Reviews.com six years ago “The company has upgraded last year's PlaySport Zx3 to the Zx5, adding some new and improved features” and gave it a score of 80 out of 100. Seven years ago expert review site Digit.in mentioned in their Kodak PlaySport review “The PlaySport Zx3 brings a fresh look to the market of compact camcorders with its features like full HD capability, face detection”.

Good Quality Lens

Three customers who reviewed the Kodak PlaySport considered that it had a good zoom. Rob Elmour mentioned in his review on Amazon “The picture quality isn't brilliant and the digital zoom is horrible”. Pcadvisor.co.uk wrote in their review seven years ago “This and the sluggish zoom were our only real negatives”. Gadgetshow.channel5.com wrote “A bigger screen and improved zoom would add further kudos.” in their review of this digital camera.

One person said in their reviews that the product had a good autofocus. Uk.askmen.com said “One that delivers decent levels of detail, accurate colours and sharp focusing” in their review.

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Good Battery Life

Four Kodak PlaySport reviewers wrote that this digital camera had a good battery life. Ctony mentioned six years ago “Makes video look like the videos they use in the showrooms for very high def tv's3) My battery runs low very fast” and gave it a score of 4 stars. Sedov mentioned on Amazon “Battery life was brilliant - easy to use point”. Uk.askmen.com wrote “Improved battery life” and scored the Kodak PlaySport 4 stars.

Good Connectivity

Two people who reviewed this digital camera concluded that it was good in terms of HDMI connections. Review7345 wrote on Amazon “Great includes HDMI cable to connect to your tv” and gave this digital camera a score of 5 stars. Expert review site Etechreviews.com wrote in their review of the Kodak PlaySport “Good video quality for its class, up to ten feet waterproofing, bundled HDMI cable, good sharing software”.

One person said that it was good in terms of USB connections. Gadgetspeak.com said “Lacks a built-in USB connector” but even so they scored this digital camera 68 out of 100.

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Kodak Cameras Have Good Reviews

Waterproof cameras manufactured by Kodak have good reviews on average compared to other brands. We also checked the reviews for all digital cameras (not just waterproof cameras) and found that Kodak also has good reviews across its entire range.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The PlaySport has an image stabilizer. Most of the other waterproof cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PlaySport also have an image stabilizer.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer currently available including the Nikon Coolpix S8200[plb_1656150_price] which has better reviews.

We compared this camera to all the other cameras with an image stabilizer and we think the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850[plb_2167574_price] is also worth considering.

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Waterproof

Like most of the other waterproof cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PlaySport, the PlaySport is waterproof.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the other waterproof cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Nikon Coolpix S8200[plb_1656150_price], or the Canon EOS 7D[plb_420993_price].

If you would prefer a digital camera that is waterproof then you might also want to look at the Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850[plb_2167574_price].

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MOS Sensor Type

This camera has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many cameras of a similar age and spec to it.

Other cameras that have a CMOS sensor currently available which you might want to consider include because of it's better review score, the EOS 7D[pl_420993_price], or the EOS 1D X[pl_1384067_price] both from Canon or the Nikon Coolpix S8200[plb_1656150_price].

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Has One White Balance

The PlaySport has a greater number of white balance modes than most waterproof cameras that came out more than two years ago. This camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on cameras that have been available for a similar time to the PlaySport.

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Quite Big Internal Memory

At 128 megabytes, the Kodak PlaySport has a fairly big internal memory compared to most of the other cameras of this type and age. The smallest internal memory of cameras that came out around the same time as the PlaySport is 7.9MB, the biggest is 700MB, and the average internal memory is 80MB.

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Quite Small ISO Sensitivity (min)

Comparable spec cameras that have been available for a similar time to the PlaySport have ISO sensitivity (min)s of between 50 and 130, and the average ISO sensitivity (min) is 100. At only 100, the Kodak PlaySport has a fairly small ISO sensitivity (min) compared to most of the other cameras that are a comparable age to the PlaySport.

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Supports Two Image Formats Supporteds

The PlaySport has a greater number of supported image formats than most cameras of this type and age. The most commonly supported image formats supported is JPG, but this image formats supported is not supported by this Kodak digital camera. The image formats supporteds EXIF and JPEG XR are also supported by this Kodak camera.

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Supports Two Power Source Types

The PlaySport has a greater number of power sources than most cameras that were released more than two years ago. This Kodak digital camera supports a Battery power source type, which is the most commonly supported power source type supported by cameras of this age and spec. The power source type "DC" is also supported by this Kodak camera.

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Auto Focus Adjustment

This digital camera has an Auto focus adjustment, which is typical of many cameras of this age and spec.

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15 Reasons Against

Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Most of the other cameras that are a similar age to the PlaySport have a built-in flash, however the PlaySport does not have a built-in flash.

Alternative digital cameras which also have a built-in flash that you might also want to look at include the Nikon Coolpix S8200[plb_1656150_price], or the Canon EOS 7D[plb_420993_price].

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Does Not Support Video Capability

The PlaySport does not support video capability, although this is within the context that most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to the PlaySport also do not support video capability.

We compared all the other digital cameras which also support video capability to this camera and we think the EOS 7D[pl_420993_price], or the EOS 1D X[pl_1384067_price] both from Canon or the Nikon Coolpix S8200[plb_1656150_price] which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Does Not Have a GPS (satellite)

Like most of the other waterproof cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to the PlaySport, the PlaySport does not have a GPS (satellite).

There are a number of other cameras which also have a GPS (satellite) which you might also want to consider including the Canon EOS 1D X[plb_1384067_price].

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The PlaySport does not support Full HD video. Most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to the PlaySport also do not support Full HD video.

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Does Not Support Wi-Fi

Most comparable spec digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to the PlaySport do not support wi-Fi. The Kodak PlaySport is no exception to this as it too does not support wi-Fi.

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Very Low Megapixel

Across all the comparable spec digital cameras that have been around for a similar time to the PlaySport the megapixels range from 5MP to 21MP. With a megapixel of only 5 megapixels, the PlaySport has one of the lower megapixels amongst waterproof cameras of this age.

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Not 3D

Most digital cameras of a similar age and type to the PlaySport are not 3D. The Kodak PlaySport is no exception to this as it too is not 3D.

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Very Low Waterproof Up to

At only 3 meters, the Kodak PlaySport has a fairly low waterproof up to compared to most of the other digital cameras of a comparable age and type to the PlaySport. The average waterproof up to of digital cameras that are a comparable age to the PlaySport is 11m, and the waterproof up tos range from 3m to 60m.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

When compared to other cameras of this age and type that we have assessed the display diagonal of, the PlaySport's display diagonal of only 2 inches is one of the smallest. The smallest display diagonal of waterproof cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the PlaySport is 1.8" and the largest is 7.7".

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Quite Short Slowest Camera Shutter Speed

The average slowest camera shutter speed of cameras of a comparable spec and age to the PlaySport is 9.6s, and the slowest camera shutter speeds range from 0.03s to 60s. With a slowest camera shutter speed of only 0.03 seconds, the PlaySport has a very short slowest camera shutter speed compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the PlaySport.

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Quite Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The lowest display resolution (numeric) of digital cameras of a comparable type and age to the PlaySport is 150,000 pixels and the highest is 1,300,000 pixels. When compared to other cameras of this type and age, the display resolution (numeric) of the PlaySport of only 154,000 pixels is one of the lowest.

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Only Supports One Audio Formats Supported

The number of audio formats supported by the PlaySport is more than most comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. The most commonly supported audio formats supported is AC3, but this audio formats supported is not supported by this Kodak camera. The audio formats supporteds LC-AAC are also supported by this camera.

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Very Low ISO Sensitivity (max)

The average ISO sensitivity (max) of similar spec cameras that have been around for more than two years is 7,000. At only 1,600, the PlaySport has a quite low ISO sensitivity (max) compared to most of the other comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Quite Large Minimum Aperture Number

Across all the cameras that are a similar age to the PlaySport the minimum aperture numbers range from 2 to 8.5, and the average minimum aperture number is 3.4. When compared to other digital cameras of a comparable spec and age to the PlaySport that we have assessed, the PlaySport's minimum aperture number of 5.5 is one of the largest.

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Very Large Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distances of waterproof cameras that have been available for a similar time to the PlaySport range from 0.01m to 0.7m. When compared to other comparable spec cameras that were released more than two years ago, the PlaySport's closest focusing distance of 0.7 meters is one of the largest.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Kodak PlaySport

Released Over Three Years Ago

Kodak released the PlaySport over three years ago.

SD Compatible Memory Cards

This camera supports an SD|SDHC compatible memory cards, which is typical of many waterproof cameras that have been available for more than two years. SD cards are by far the most common type of memory card. They are compatible with the majority of digital cameras.

If you want a digital camera with a better memory card type then you might also want to look at the Nikon Coolpix S8200[plb_1656150_price] (SD|SDHC|SDXC) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Kodak PlaySport has a pretty standard digital zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras of a comparable spec and age to the PlaySport.

Other 4x digital zoom cameras currently available which you might want to consider include the Nikon Coolpix S8200[plb_1656150_price] which has better reviews.

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Average Weight

The PlaySport has a relatively typical weight (125 grams) compared to most of the other cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the PlaySport.

If you don't mind having a heavier weight then you might want to look at the EOS 1D X[pl_1384067_price] (1.3kg), or the EOS 7D[pl_420993_price] (820g) both from Canon or the Nikon Coolpix S8200[plb_1656150_price] (213g) which is also higher rated.

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Specification

Picture Quality
Camera Type
Megapixel
Image Stabilizer
Sensor Type
Image Formats Supported
Image Stabilizer Location
Supported Aspect Ratios
Design
Waterproof
Colour of Product
Waterproof Up to
Lens System
Digital Zoom
Maximum Aperture Number
Minimum Aperture Number
Focusing
Closest Focusing Distance
Focus Adjustment
Light Exposure
Light Exposure Modes
ISO Sensitivity
ISO Sensitivity (max)
ISO Sensitivity (min)
Shutter
Slowest Camera Shutter Speed
Fastest Camera Shutter Speed
Video
Video Formats Supported
HD Type
Audio
Built-In Microphone
Audio Formats Supported
Audio System
Memory
Compatible Memory Cards
Internal Memory
Maximum Memory Card Size
Display
Display Diagonal
Display
Display Resolution (numeric)
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI
Microphone in
USB Version
Camera
White Balance
Tripod Mountable
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Weight (including Battery)
Battery
Power Source Type
Battery Technology
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Other Features
Shock Proof
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) Out

9 Awards

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Expert Reviews

(67)
10 April 2014

The Kodak PlaySport is a pocket camcorder that is clearly targeted at the adventurous man. The PlaySport features electronic image stabilisation and is waterproof for up to 10 feet, allowing you... Read more…

Very good video and image quality
Uses removable SD cards for storage
Waterproof down to 10 feet deep
Great still photos
Portable and rugged
Button layout often leads to accidental presses
Price when rated
Nonremovable battery
No flashvideo light
No builtin memory

With ?Flips? now a discontinued line there is a gap in the market for a small ? pocket size ? camcorder, this one from Kodak is waterproof to ten feet and has a range of special features as well... Read more…

A new and redesigned, userfriendly control system
Compact, lightweight and durable
Easy to use
Decent quality for the price
The waterproofshockproof Kodak PlaySport Z 5 produces very good video quality for its price and size, is easy to use, and has good editingsharing software
The builtin lithium ion battery can't be removed for easy replacement
No built-in USB connector
No flash
The PlaySport doesn't have a built-in USB connector, there's no flash or video light, and the battery can't be removed
Small 5MP stills shooting
27 December 2011

The only real strength of the Playsport Burton is the range of accessories which justify the price rise. The fact it's waterproof and shock resistant might attract some consumers, but the quality...

Waterproof, shockresistant exterior
Attractive materials
4 GB SD card included
HDMI and minitripod included
Underwater mode
Video contains medium amounts of detail
Low sensitivity
Very narrow field of view in 1080p mode
Piqu d'image moyen
Sensibilit mauvaise

I'm still taken aback that there are underwater HD camcorders available for less than $200. Five years ago that would have been unthinkable. That said, the Burton Edition is a decent device in the...

27 October 2011

An easy-to-use, and rugged, waterproof video camera...

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User Reviews

(141)
Reviewed 13 April 2011 by Mr. R. K. Salliss

I'm not a techy or photographer - I just wanted a camera to take video and stills when I'm sailing. This was easy and intuitive to use. Doesn't come with a SDHC memory card and so this is... Read more…

Reviewed 17 February 2011 by M. Hodgkiss

I already have the LX3 so many things are much the same. I wanted to be able to take HD movies in AVCHD lite so hence the purchase of the LX5. Very annoyed about the battery though why does... Read more…

Reviewed 16 November 2011 by Springbok

This has everything you would want for recording holiday and family events. On top of this, it is extremely easy to use - I have used all the features it offers and haven't once read the... Read more…

Reviewed 28 September 2011 by Ctony
(Verified Purchase)

I love this camera. It's small easy to use and totally water proof. I didn't give it 5 stars because: 1) Menus are a bit slow and the navigation button is a bit hard to use 2) Video quality could... Read more…

Reviewed 6 June 2012 by Loony loo
(Verified Purchase)

I bought this for a holiday and cruise as I really wanted a video recorder....Arrived quickly and is tiny... Mobile phone size so really neat. very easy to use and tested it in the bath with no... Read more…

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