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Coby CAM3001

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Coby CAM3001

Coby CAM3001
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A good spec but 5 year old 640 x 480 pixels resolution 1.3MP camcorder
1x 640 X 480 Pixels 1.3MP 340g Aug 2012
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Coby CAM3001 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Coby CAM3001 number 412 across all camcorders.
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70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has a hand strap
Has a built-in microphone
1.3MP CMOS sensor with 4x digital zoom
Video resolution: VGA (640 x 480) @ 30fps, AVI file (motion JPEG codec)
Up to 8gb memory with optional sd/sdhc card
Edit video and upload to youtube with included arcsoft media impression software
View recorded videos and photos on a TV with the included AV cable
Convenient integrated USB 2.0 hi-speed plug for fast file transfers
2 x "AA" batteries (included) provides over 1.5 hours of power
Smaller than average total megapixels
Only 640 x 480 pixels resolution

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Coby CAM3001 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Smaller Than Average Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of the Coby CAM3001 of only 1.3MP is smaller than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is smaller than 95% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The total megapixels of camcorders range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP.

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Only 640 X 480 Pixels Resolution

The CAM3001 has a maximum maximum video resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. That's 85% lower maximum video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camcorder, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all camcorders is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 6528 x 3672 pixels.

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Average Weight

The weight of the CAM3001 of 340g is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 65% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Very Short Maximum Battery Life

The CAM3001's maximum battery life of only 1.5h is shorter than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the shortest 20% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. Across all the camcorders the battery life (max) range from 0.16h to 93h, and the average maximum battery life is 4.4h.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The CAM3001 does not have an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders do have an image stabilizer.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

Camcorders have digital zooms of between 1.5x and 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x. The digital zoom of the CAM3001 of only 4x is smaller than 94% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support HDMI

The CAM3001 does not support HDMI, unlike most other video cameras. 70% of video cameras support HDMI.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The CAM3001's display diagonal of only 1.44" is very small compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all camcorders is 3", with the smallest being 1.3" and the largest being 9".

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Has a Hand Strap

The CAM3001 has a hand strap, unlike 93% of video cameras which do not have a hand strap.

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Not Full HD

The CAM3001 is not Full HD, unlike 70% of video cameras which are Full HD.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The CAM3001 has a built-in microphone. 54% of camcorders also have a built-in microphone.

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Very Slow Maximum Frame Rate

The CAM3001's maximum frame rate of only 30fps is slower than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the slowest 14% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The maximum frame rates of camcorders range from 25fps to 960fps, and the average maximum frame rate is 62fps.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The CAM3001 does not support PictBridge, although it is worth noting that 97% of camcorders also do not support PictBridge.

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Smaller Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card size of the CAM3001 of only 8GB is smaller than 95% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Video cameras have maximum memory card sizes of between 2GB and 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 64GB.

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Product Identifiers

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00716829630105, 00999993336367

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