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Coby CAM5005

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Coby CAM5005

$74.56
$43.50 $31 cheaper than 38 days ago
Coby CAM5005
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An extremely light weight and remarkably cheap 1x optical zoom 1280 x 720 pixels resolution camcorder, with great features
1x 1280 X 720 Pixels 5MP 82g May 2012
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Coby CAM5005 Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Coby CAM5005 number 56 across all camcorders.
98
Value for Money
Excellent
89
Features
Fully-Featured
90
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 90?

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 great features:
Very light
Supports HDMI
Full HD
Has a hand strap

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Coby CAM5005 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Brilliant Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $43.50 it is cheaper than 95% of video cameras.

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Features

Average Total Megapixels

The CAM5005's total megapixels of 5MP is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 51% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

Camcorders have optical zooms of between 1x and 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x. The optical zoom of the CAM5005 of only 1x is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 12% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Resolution

The CAM5005 has a maximum maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower maximum video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camcorder, which is the most common resolution. The worst resolution of all camcorders is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 6528 x 3672 pixels.

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Very Light

The CAM5005's weight of only 82g is lighter than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is lighter than 92% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Across all the video cameras the weights range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Coby CAM5005 does not have an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders do have an image stabilizer.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of all video cameras is 460x, with the smallest being 1.5x and the biggest being 3,500x. The CAM5005's digital zoom of only 4x is in the smallest 8% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The CAM5005's display diagonal of only 2.7" is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 74% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. Across all the video cameras the display diagonals range from 1.3" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 3".

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The CAM5005 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Coby CAM5005 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Has a Hand Strap

The CAM5005 has a hand strap, which is unusual. 93% of camcorders do not have a hand strap.

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Has a Pouch

The CAM5005 has a pouch. 97% of video cameras do not have a pouch.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

Like most other camcorders, the CAM5005 does not support PictBridge. 97% of video cameras do not support PictBridge.

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