Contour Design Contour+ vs Vivitar DVR786

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Contour Design Contour+
Vivitar DVR786

Top Prices

Newegg UK
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BrandsMart USA
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In stock
Walmart
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In stock
Newegg US
Checked 1 day ago
Delivery unknown
In stock

Reasons For

2 Reasons For
11% lower minimum aperture number Edit
The Contour Design Contour+ has a minimum aperture number of 2.8, however the Vivitar DVR786 is a 3.1 minimum aperture camcorder (0.3 higher).
70% longer battery life (max) Edit
The Contour Design Contour+ has a battery life (max) of 2.5h. That's 1.75h longer than the Vivitar DVR786 (0.75h). Read more

Battery life is the time the camcorder can record video.

A longer battery life allows you to record video for longer before recharging the camcorder or changing the battery.

5 Reasons For
10% higher maximum aperture number Edit
The Vivitar DVR786 has a maximum aperture number of 3.1. That's 0.3 higher than the Contour Design Contour+ (3.1).
Built-in display Edit
The Vivitar DVR786 has a built-in display, but the Contour Design Contour+ does not have a built-in display.
Tripod mountable Edit
The Vivitar DVR786 is a tripod mountable camcorder, but the Contour Design Contour+ is not tripod mountable.
Cheaper by $28
The Vivitar DVR786 is $28.44 cheaper than the Contour Design Contour+.
2 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also increases the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

6 Reasons Against
11% lower maximum aperture number Edit
The Contour Design Contour+ has a maximum aperture number of 2.8, however the Vivitar DVR786 is a 3.1 maximum aperture value camcorder (0.3 higher).
Does not have a built-in display Edit
The Contour Design Contour+ does not have a built-in display, whereas the Vivitar DVR786 has a built-in display.
Not tripod mountable Edit
The Contour Design Contour+ is not tripod mountable, whereas the Vivitar DVR786 is tripod mountable.
$28 more expensive
The Contour Design Contour+ is more expensive than the Vivitar DVR786 by $28.44.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 seller sell the Contour Design Contour+, but 3 retailers sell the Vivitar DVR786. Read more
The smaller the number of stores that stock this camcorder, the lower the competition amongst stores to keep prices low.
Over one year older
The Contour Design Contour+ is older than the Vivitar DVR786 by 20 months.
2 Reasons Against
10% higher minimum aperture number Edit
The Vivitar DVR786 has a minimum aperture number of 3.1. That's 0.3 higher than the Contour Design Contour+ (3.1).
1.75h shorter battery life (max) Edit
The Vivitar DVR786 has a battery life (max) of 0.75h, however the Contour Design Contour+ is a 2.5h battery life camcorder (1.75h longer). Read more

Battery life is the time the camcorder can record video.

A longer battery life allows you to record video for longer before recharging the camcorder or changing the battery.

Awards

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Date Released

63 months Ago 43 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

No data 1 Year

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels
5MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS

Lens System

Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 4x
Image Stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
 Image stabilizer
Interchangeable Lens
 Interchangeable lens
 Interchangeable lens
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.3mm
Minimum Aperture Number
2.8
BEST
3.1
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.3mm
Maximum Aperture Number
2.8 3.1
BEST
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.3
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.3

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size
32GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Memory Slots
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards
 SD
 SDHC
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 MicroSDHC
 SD
 SDHC
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 MicroSDHC
BEST
Camcorder Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card

Focusing

Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Auto

White Balance

White Balance
 Custom modes
 Auto
 Custom modes
 Auto

Display

Display Diagonal
Unknown - Click to provide data 2"
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
BEST

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 2"
Viewfinder Type
 Not available
 Not available

Camera

Camcorder Type
 action cam
 action cam
3D
 3D
 3D

Design

Tripod Mountable
 Tripod mountable
 Tripod mountable
BEST
Colour of Product
 Black
 Silver
 Blue
 Black
 Silver
 Blue
Waterproof Up to
Unknown - Click to provide data 3m

Video

HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
Video Formats Supported
 MOV
 H.264
 AVI
 MOV
 H.264
 AVI
Video Resolutions
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
BEST
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate
30fps Unknown - Click to provide data

Still Image

Still Image Resolution(s)
 2592 x 1944
 2592 x 1944
BEST

Audio

Audio Formats Supported
 AAC++
 AAC++
Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI
 HDMI
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Out
 S-Video out
Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Battery Life (max)
2.5h
BEST
0.75h
Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data Lithium-Ion
Battery Technology
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Operational Conditions

Storage Temperature (T-T)
2592 x 1944 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
150.2g Unknown - Click to provide data
Height
34mm 65mm
Depth
98mm 27mm
Width
58mm 45mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 USB
 HDMI

Other Features

Compatible Operating Systems
IOS,Android Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Focal Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 9.3
Auto Focus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto focus
Photo Mode
 Photo mode
 Photo mode
Lens System
Six Element Glass Unknown - Click to provide data
Interface
Unknown - Click to provide data USB 2.0
Cable Type
Unknown - Click to provide data USB
Aperture Range (F-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.1
USB Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB connectivity
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) (photo Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 30mm
USB Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB port
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Unknown - Click to provide data 45 x 65 x 27
USB Cable
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB cable
USB 2.0 Connectors
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Waterproof
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Waterproof
Shock Proof
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Shock proof
Video Compression Formats
 AVI
 AVI
Megapixel
5MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 5.08cm
Wireless Connection
 Wireless connection
Unknown - Click to provide data

Projector

Built-In Projector
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in projector

Technical Details

Dimensions (WxHxD)
Unknown - Click to provide data 45 x 65 x 27
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