Tuesday, June 30, 2009

Flip UltraHD Camcorder (120 Minutes) - A Quick Review

Specifications : The Flip UltraHD Camcorder (120 minutes) has 8GB of built-in memory that allows you to record up to 120 minutes of HD videos. Each unit comes with a spacious 2" LCD screen that has a 960 x 240 resolution. It has a fixed focus lens and 2x of digital zoom. This model is powered by 2 rechargeable AA batteries that can also be charged through USB. It can last up to 2.5 hours on a single charge. This camcorder ships with the Flip AA rechargeable battery pack, a carrying case, manuals and a wrist strap.

Design : The 8GB Flip UltraHD Camcorder (120 minutes) comes in black or white. It is extremely portable, measuring at 4.25 x 1.17 x 2.19 inches in dimensions. It can easily slip into your pocket or purse without taking up much space. The lens and microphone are located on the front of the camcorder. On the other side, you will find the LCD screen and controls. It has a huge red record button right in the center, a four-way cursor button and play/delete is located beside the record button. On the side of this camcorder, you will find the infamous flip out USB arm.

Features & Performance : The Flip UltraHD Camcorder records HD videos at a 1280 x 720 resolutions, that will be saved as MPEG-4 files. The use of AA batteries on this model is extremely convenient. You can easily slot in regular AA batteries when you have forgotten to charge the rechargeable batteries. This convenience did come with a price. The use of AA batteries has made this model a little fatter and heavier that other Flip modes using lithium ion batteries. You can't take still images with this device, but you can extract stills from your videos using a software that comes with it. The video quality recorded on this camcorder is of pretty good quality for a camera of its class.

Overall : All in all, the Flip UltraHD Camcorder is a pretty cool little device that may prove to be a good buy. It may not be the cheapest of ultra portable camcorders but the excellent video quality and the great features that comes with it gives great value for your money. In fact that quality of its videos is arguably the best among any other camcorders in its class. If you are looking for an ultra-portable camcorder and have around $190 to spare, get yourself a Flip UltraHD Camcorder!

For more reviews and product info, visit Flip UntraHD Camcorder. For reviews on other digital cameras and camcorders, visit http://cameras-galore.blogspot.com
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1 comment:

Utsav Basu said...

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