Rating of the best manufacturers of digital video cameras

Over the past decades, the possibility of self-recording has moved from film cameras to video cameras, from analog models to digital ones, from the standard image resolution to FullHD.The last of the listed standards is the standard of quality of digital video shooting, and therefore all manufacturers of video cameras are guided by it. How to navigate in a huge range and choose a digital video camera with high quality shooting at an affordable price?

Especially for this we compiled the rating of the digital video cameras of the five most popular brands, based on the numerous opinions of the owners of this equipment. Camcorders belong to the most technological equipment, so for a successful purchase it is desirable to learn more about all the best video cameras in terms of price / quality ratio.


  • 5. JVC
  • 4. Canon
  • 3. Samsung
  • 2. Panasonic
  • 1. SONY

5. JVC

The Japanese company stood at the origins of the digital video era, so it's no wonder that this manufacturer got to our prestigious five. A series of new cameras JVC called Everio. Among the powerful features of this video equipment can be mentioned the use of such an advanced function as Wi-Fi. New standards of wireless video communication are becoming more popular in everyday life. All new items in the Everio range from JVC support video recording in the resolution 1920 × 1080( Full HD) based on the format AVCHD.This provides an extremely high level of video recording quality in UXP mode. At the same time, the highest data rate in this segment of electronics is 24 Mbit / s. All models of the line have HDMI® output connector, which provides excellent quality when viewed on modern widescreen TVs.

4. Canon

Even before the production of analog, and later - digital video cameras, the company has gained a lot of experience in the related field of photo equipment, which is the recognized world leader. In the line of video cameras, the company uses its own lenses, which received many prestigious awards and positive user reviews. Among the novelties is the popular digital video camera Canon LEGRIA HF G10, which allows you to shoot video not only in automatic mode, but also with the use of all the advantages of manual mode. Recorded in AVCHD video format, the camera records to internal memory( 32 GB capacity) or to an external SDXC card.

3. Samsung

The only company from South Korea among the cohort of Japanese manufacturers is characterized by the use of the latest technology and constant developments in the field of video technologies. Among the interesting features of new products - shooting in low light conditions, dust-waterproof "pocket" performance, as well as the ability to instantly upload footage to social networks and file-hosting, for example, YouTube. In the most advanced video cameras, the manufacturer uses standard quality optics from the German manufacturer Schneider-Kreuznach.

2. Panasonic

An honorable second place on our list is the authoritative Japanese company with a huge experience in the field of video equipment manufacturing. Among the latest novelties, the manufacturer presented a number of high-definition video cameras, among which a special place is occupied by the first household models with full 3D support. Choosing to buy such a camera, you will get the most advanced technology from the technological side, which will help to remove the highest quality video to date.


The undisputed leader of the rating in the category " the best digital video camera ".It's not surprising, because professional SONY cameras are used not only on television, but also in the filming of "big" movies. From professional colleagues, household cameras inherited the highest possible quality, functionality and reliability while maintaining compact dimensions and ease of use.