1. Canon

    Canon LEGRIA mini

    Price as reviewed £269.99
    3 Dec 2013
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Canon produces a camcorder for the YouTube blogger generation

  2. 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

  3. iON Air Pro 2

    iON Air Pro 2 Wi-Fi

    Price as reviewed £299.99
    9 Jul 2013
    Our rating:
    8/10

    iON's Air Pro 2 Wi-Fi provides wireless app operation and rugged waterproofing in an action camera format.

  4. Canon LEGRIA HF R406

    Canon LEGRIA HF R406

    Price as reviewed £259.99
    15 May 2013
    Our rating:
    8/10

    A great, low cost camcorder with a 32x optical zoom

  5. Panasonic HX-WA3

    Panasonic HX-WA3

    Price as reviewed £239.00
    25 Apr 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    A waterproof, dustproof and freezeproof camcorder that takes great footage

  6. Samsung HMX-QF30

    Samsung HMX-QF30

    Price as reviewed £249.00
    16 Apr 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    Good luck finding a better camcorder for less than this £250 beauty.

  7. JVC HD Everio GZ-EX515BEK

    JVC HD Everio GZ-EX515BEK

    Price as reviewed £262.00
    25 Feb 2013
    Our rating:
    9/10

    The JVC Everio GZ-EX515BEK offers decent image quality and lots of features for a keen price.

  8. JVC ADIXXION GC-XA1BE

    JVC ADIXXION GC-XA1BE

    Price as reviewed £298.80
    25 Oct 2012
    Our rating:
    9/10

    JVC's GC-XA1BE is an ADIXXION worth having if you're serious about capturing your extreme sporting activities on video.

  9. CyberLink PowerDirector 11 Director Suite

    CyberLink PowerDirector 11 Director Suite

    Price as reviewed £239.99
    19 Sep 2012
    Our rating:
    9/10

    A great value video editing package with powerful colour and audio apps.

  10. JVC HD Everio GZ-V515

    JVC HD Everio GZ-V515

    Price as reviewed £289.99
    26 Aug 2012
    Our rating:
    9/10

    JVC's HD Everio GZ-V515 achieves better image quality than expected from such bijou body.

  11. Panasonic HC-V500

    Price as reviewed £292.20
    18 Jun 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    Panasonic's HC-V500 brings proper optical image stabilisation to the budget camcorder.

  12. Dogcam Mini DVR HD

    Dogcam MiniDVR HD

    Price as reviewed £249.95
    10 Jun 2012
    Our rating:
    9/10

    Dogcam's MiniDVR HD is the king of action cameras, with a separate screen and recording unit.

  13. JVC HD Everio GZ-E205

    JVC HD Everio GZ-E205

    Price as reviewed £229.99
    2 May 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    JVC's HD Everio GZ-E205 packs decent image quality into a budget body.

  14. Panasonic HX-WA2

    Panasonic HX-WA2

    Price as reviewed £229.99
    28 Apr 2012
    Our rating:
    8/10

    A pocket-friendly camcorder with many features than a Flip for just a bit more money.