Polaroid POLC3 vs Vivitar DVR794

Polaroid POLC3
Vivitar DVR794

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
$19 cheaper
The Polaroid POLC3 costs $19.01 less than the Vivitar DVR794.
Available from 3 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
One year longer manufacturer's guarantee
The manufacturer's guarantee provided with the Polaroid POLC3 is one year, however it is zero years for the Vivitar DVR794.
User reviews are vastly better
Based on 63 reviews, the Polaroid POLC3 has an average user review score of 84%, however the Vivitar DVR794 has an average rating of 63% (based on 12 reviews).
1 Reason For
6MP higher effective megapixels (movie) Edit
Vivitar DVR794 is 12MP (movie mode), but the Polaroid POLC3 is only a 6MP (movie mode) camcorder (6MP lower).

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
6MP lower effective megapixels (movie) Edit
The Polaroid POLC3 is a 6MP (movie mode) camcorder, whereas the Vivitar DVR794 is a 12MP (movie mode) camcorder (6MP higher).
3 Reasons Against
$19 more expensive
The Vivitar DVR794 is more expensive than the Polaroid POLC3 by $19.01.
Fewer sellers
Only 3 shops sells the Vivitar DVR794, but 6 sellers sell the Polaroid POLC3. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this camcorder, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Significantly Lower user review Score
The average user rating of the Vivitar DVR794 is only 63%, whereas the average user rating of the Polaroid POLC3 is 84% (based on 63 reviews).

Average User Rating

Date Released

50 months Ago 50 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

1 Year 0 Years

Image Sensor

Effective Megapixels (movie)
6MP 12MP

Lens System

Focal Length Range (f-F)
3.4 9


Memory Slots
1 1
Compatible Memory Cards
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 MicroSD (Transflash)


Closest Focusing Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.5m

White Balance

White Balance


Colour of Product


Video Formats Supported
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080

Still Image

Still Image Resolution(s)
 4000 x 3000
 4000 x 3000


Battery Type
Integrated Rechargeable Lithium-ion

Packaging Content

Bundled Software
Unknown - Click to provide data Yes

Other Features

USB 2.0 USB 2.0
Aperture Range (F-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.0 - 120
Dimensions (WxDxH)
35 x 35 x 35 50 x 72 x 28