1. Panasonic HC-V770

    Panasonic HC-V770

    Price as reviewed £454.00
    14 Aug 2015
    Our rating:

    Offers a wealth of features and great image quality – but no 4K

    Best price
  2. JVC Everio GZ-R315DE

    JVC Everio GZ-R315DE

    Price as reviewed £243.20
    9 Jun 2015
    Our rating:

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

  3. JVC Everio GZ-RX515BE

    JVC Everio GZ-RX515BE

    Price as reviewed £329.99
    8 May 2015
    Our rating:

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

  4. Panasonic HC-VX870

    Panasonic HC-VX870

    Price as reviewed £649.99
    6 May 2015
    Our rating:

    Brings 4K video further into the camcorder mainstream

    Best price
  5. Panasonic HC-WX970

    Panasonic HC-WX970

    Price as reviewed £899.99
    27 Apr 2015
    Our rating:

    A capable 4K camcorder for early adopters

  6. JVC HD Everio GZ-RX110BE

    JVC HD Everio GZ-RX110BE

    Price as reviewed £349.00
    2 Nov 2014
    Our rating:

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

  7. JVC HD Everio GZ-R10SE

    JVC HD Everio GZ-R10SE

    Price as reviewed £343.55
    30 May 2014
    Our rating:

    A very good regular camcorder with action camcorder ruggedness

  8. Panasonic HC-V550

    Panasonic HC-V550

    Price as reviewed £469.99
    19 Feb 2014
    Our rating:

    A useful camcorder with a huge 90x zoom

  9. Canon LEGRIA HF G30

    Canon LEGRIA HF G30

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

    A pricey but brilliant pro-grade camcorder

    Best price
  10. Panasonic HC-V210

    Panasonic HC-V210

    Price as reviewed £191.72
    24 Jul 2013
    Our rating:

    A £200 camcorder with features nicked from the top models.

  11. Canon LEGRIA HF R46

    Canon LEGRIA HF R46

    Price as reviewed £313.86
    20 Jun 2013
    Our rating:

    A very attractive HD camcorder with built-in Wi-Fi for around £300

  12. Canon EOS C100

    Canon EOS C100

    Price as reviewed £4,392.00
    21 May 2013
    Our rating:

    The ultimate DSLR and video camera hybrid

  13. Canon LEGRIA HF R406

    Canon LEGRIA HF R406

    Price as reviewed £259.99
    15 May 2013
    Our rating:

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

  14. Samsung HMX-QF30

    Samsung HMX-QF30

    Price as reviewed £249.00
    16 Apr 2013
    Our rating:

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

  15. JVC HD Everio GZ-EX515BEK

    JVC HD Everio GZ-EX515BEK

    Price as reviewed £262.00
    25 Feb 2013
    Our rating:

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