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Which are the Best Video Cameras under $300, $200 and $100 for 2012-2013?

Updated on December 17, 2012

Do you know how to make your happiest moments evergreen? The answer is simple. Capture those wonderful moments with a video camera. Whether it's a family vacation or birthday function, none of us wish to miss to capture those great moments. Now-a-days, you will find a good video camera even for $100. The price of a camcorder or a video camera varies according to its features. The higher the megapixel of the video resolution the camera delivers, the higher price would be. Video cameras are now available in slim, easy portable profile. You can also find pocket video cameras at an affordable price. Here we will see which are the best video cameras under $300, $200 and $100 for 2012-2013?

Sony HDR-CX190 High Definition Handycam 5.3 MP Camcorder with 25x Optical Zoom (2012 Model):

Sony HDR-CX190 is one of the best High definition video camera you get under $300. It is a small sized camcorder; easily portable. The camera has image stabilization feature for blur free movies. The camera delivers movies at 1920X1080p high definition resolution. The still photos are captured at 5.3mp resolution. Sony HDR-CX190 includes 25x Optical/30x extended zoom features; this helps to bring pictures closely. The other features of this video camera are Intelligent Auto, dual capture options, CMOS sensor for low light performance etc. Sony HDR-CX190 has inbuilt USB cable that enables easy file transfer. You will get this Sony HDR-CX190 High Definition Handycam 5.3 MP Camcorder with 25x Optical Zoom (2012 Model) for a price of $268.00. This video camera ships for free with Amazon’s Super Saver shipping. You can avail six months interest free financing, when you purchase this camera with Amazon.com Store card.

Panasonic HDC-TM40 16GB camcorder with 16GB Internal Flash Memory:

This light weight camcorder is perfect for travel. Panasonic HDC-TM40 has inbuilt memory of 16GB capacity. You really do not need to include additional memory card. 16GB is a big memory that is very enough for your travel needs. The video camera features 1080p high definition movie recording. The Panasonic HDC-TM40 is a stylish camera. The battery charge is good and the charge last up to 135 minutes of recording. The 16.8x Optical Zoom of this camcorder allows you to record distant objects clearly. You will get this Panasonic HDC-TM40 16GB camcorder with 16GB Internal Flash Memory for a price of $289.99.

Toshiba Camileo H30 Full HD Camcorder:

Toshiba Camileo H30 Full HD Camcorder is a light weight ultra compact video camera. It is one of the best choices for individuals who look for best budget camcorder. The camera delivers high quality pictures and videos. The videos are delivered at 1080p Full High Definition. The still pictures are delivered at a resolution of 10MP. You hardly find good still picture quality in camcorder but Toshiba Camileo H30 takes good still pictures as well. The camera includes 5x optical zoom and 4x digital zoom to capture distant objects closely. Toshiba Camileo H30 Full HD Camcorder includes a hot key feature for easy upload of files to YouTube or watch in your HDTV. Toshiba Camileo H30 Full HD Camcorder includes video stabilization feature to minimize the blur effect caused due to hand shake. The camera has a stylish profile and it is available in two colors: Silver and Black. You will get this Toshiba Camileo H30 Full HD Camcorder for a price of $223.95. This item ships for free with Amazon’s Super Saver shipping. You can avail six months interest free financing, when you purchase this camera with Amazon.com Store card.

Sony DCR-SX45:

Sony DCR-SX45 is one of the best video camera to buy under $200. This standard definition camera features 3.0 inch LCD screen. The camcorder includes 70x Extended Zoom with 60X optical zoom to capture far away objects clearly. The video camera includes other features like steady shot image stabilization, intelligent auto, face detection features etc. Sony DCR-SX45 includes built in microphone. The sounds are recorded in digital Dolby stereo effect. The camcorder also includes built in USB cable for easy file transfer. Sony DCR-SX45 features professional quality Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar lens with auto lens cover feature. This prevents lens getting damaged during travel by covering it automatically when not in use. You will get this Sony DCR-SX45 for a price of $198.00. This item ships for free with Amazon’s Super Saver shipping. You can avail six months interest free financing, when you purchase this camera with Amazon.com Store card.

Contour ROAM2 Waterproof Video Camera:

Contour ROAM2 Waterproof Video Camera is the best action video camera that includes high definition video format. Contour ROAM2 Waterproof Video Camera costs under $200. This amazing video camera allows capturing 1920 x 1080 full high definition format at 30 fps. The video camera can be fitted to your helmet to capture your thrilling adventures. This waterproof video camera is an excellent companion for scuba diving and snorkeling adventures. The camera is available in different vibrant colors such as Black, blue, Green and Red. You will get this Contour ROAM2 Waterproof Video Camera for a price of $199.99. This item ships for free with Amazon’s Super Saver shipping.

Kodak Playsport Zx5 Video Camera:

Kodak Playsport Zx5 Video Camera is a pocket video camera. This tiny video camera delivers video in full 1080 HD. The still pictures are captured at 5 MP. The operation is simple and switching between video and stills are also easy. Kodak is known for its easy file sharing feature. This video camera allows sharing files in multiple social networking sites. Kodak Playsport Zx5 Video Camera is waterproof, dustproof and shock proof as well. You will get this Kodak Playsport Zx5 Video Camera for a price of $99.95. This item ships for free with Amazon’s Super Saver shipping.

GE DV1-GG Waterproof/Shockproof 1080P Pocket Video Camera:

This wonderful pocket video camera delivers high definition videos at 1080p resolution. The camera is waterproof up to five meters depth. It is shockproof as well. The camera has a spacious 2.5 inch display screen. The recording starts with a simple one touch button. The camera fits to your pocket easily. You will get this GE DV1-GG Waterproof/Shockproof 1080P Pocket Video Camera for a price of $96.93. This item ships for free with Amazon’s Super Saver shipping.

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      katline 

      4 years ago

      Just got the Sony HDRP camcorder from Amazon and they are going absolutely crazy with the discounts with these brands. If you don't have a promo code, you can use this one: http://amzn.to/1fIaWIc - before they take it down.

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