1. Panasonic HC-VX870

    Panasonic HC-VX870

    Price as reviewed £649.99
    6 May 2015
    Our rating:
    9/10

    Brings 4K video further into the camcorder mainstream

    Best price
    $830
  2. JVC HD Everio GZ-RX110BE

    JVC HD Everio GZ-RX110BE

    Price as reviewed £349.00
    2 Nov 2014
    Our rating:
    9/10

    Action-camera ruggedness and Wi-Fi connectivity combined with camcorder design

  3. Panasonic HX-A500E

    Panasonic HX-A500E

    Price as reviewed £379.99
    28 Jul 2014
    Our rating:
    9/10

    The first action camera we have tested that can shoot 4K at 25fps

  4. Panasonic HC-V550

    Panasonic HC-V550

    Price as reviewed £469.99
    19 Feb 2014
    Our rating:
    9/10

    A useful camcorder with a huge 90x zoom

  5. Panasonic HC-W850

    Panasonic HC-W850

    Price as reviewed £699.00
    10 Feb 2014
    Our rating:
    9/10

    Panasonic's HC-W850 introduces a novel Twin Camera feature

  6. Garmin VIRB Elite

    Garmin VIRB Elite

    Price as reviewed £309.00
    3 Jan 2014
    Our rating:
    9/10

    A top quality action cam with some interesting excercise tracking features

  7. GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition

    GoPro HERO3+ Black Edition

    Price as reviewed £359.99
    28 Oct 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    GoPro's latest upgrade improves image quality and battery life

    Best price
    $330
  8. CyberLink PowerDirector 12 Ultimate Suite

    CyberLink PowerDirector 12 Ultimate Suite

    Price as reviewed £199.99
    19 Sep 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    CyberLink PowerDirector 12 Ultimate Suite makes multi-camera video editing a doddle

  9. Adobe Premiere Pro Creative Cloud 7.01

    Adobe Premiere Pro Creative Cloud 7.01

    Price as reviewed £17.58
    15 Sep 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    The video editing suite has great new features, but the subscription pricing model is the pick of the bunch.

  10. JVC ADIXXION GC-XA

    JVC ADIXXION GC-XA2

    Price as reviewed £249.95
    2 Sep 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    GoPro has a serious rival in JVC's second generation action camera

  11. Canon LEGRIA HF G30

    Canon LEGRIA HF G30

    Price as reviewed £1,141.96
    13 Aug 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    A pricey but brilliant pro-grade camcorder

    Best price
    $1199
  12. Pinnacle Studio 16 Ultimate

    Pinnacle Studio 16 Ultimate

    Price as reviewed £99.95
    21 Jul 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    A superb consumer-level video editing suite for less than £100

  13. JVC Everio GZ-R315DE

    JVC Everio GZ-R315DE

    Price as reviewed £243.20
    10 Jun 2015
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Limited manual controls but still a keenly priced, very rugged camcorder

  14. JVC Everio GZ-RX515BE

    JVC Everio GZ-RX515BE

    Price as reviewed £329.99
    8 May 2015
    Our rating:
    8/10

    An update to JVC's Quad Pro range, but only with some minor tweaks.

  15. Panasonic HC-WX970

    Panasonic HC-WX970

    Price as reviewed £899.99
    28 Apr 2015
    Our rating:
    8/10

    A capable 4K camcorder for early adopters