Capture Life’s Important Moments with an HD Camcorder
With an HD camcorder, you can capture special moments such as birthdays, holidays, and weddings in crisp, clear high definition. Whether you are looking for an action cam, mini HD video camera, or a professional model, you will find a huge selection of HD camcorders on eBay. Browse eBays listings now, to discover both new and used HD camcorders with a range of prices to suit every budget.What types of HD camcorder are available?
There are a variety of different HD camcorders available, all made with different uses in mind. Some common types include:
- Compact digital HD video cameras: Similar in appearance to traditional camcorders, but more compact. These cameras often have a fold out digital screen, and record onto a hard disk drive or SD card instead of film.
- Action Cameras: Designed to film sporting activities, these small ruggedised cameras are designed to withstand bumps, drops and other adverse conditions such as water, snow and dirt.
- Dash Cams: Mounted onto the car dashboard, these cameras are used to record journeys and collect evidence in case of accidents.
When looking at an HD camcorders resolution, the bigger the number, the higher the resolution and the sharper and more defined the picture will be.
- Camcorders listed as 720p HD have a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.
- Camcorders listed as 1080p HD have a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
- Camcorders listed as 4K HD have a resolution of 3480 x 2160 pixels.
With such a wide variety of HD camcorders to choose from, you will find that the features of each camera will vary considerably according to the make, model, and what the camera has been designed for.Compact digital HD video cameras will usually have the widest range of features to choose from. When selecting this type of camcorder, look out for features such as ergonomic design, optical zoom, advanced video and audio controls, and image stabilisation.Action cameras are compact and often come with a range of accessories to allow them to be mounted onto sports equipment. They have rugged features such as waterproofing, shockproofing and impact resistance. They usually feature simple controls to allow operation while on the move or wearing gloves.Dash cams usually feature simple set-and-forget recording, some dash cams also have incorporated GPS, loop recording to automatically overwrite old footage, and G-sensors which sense shocks when a vehicle is hit.