If you're looking for a pocket camcorder with a wide-angle lens, exposure controls, an external mic input, and good low-light video shooting, you'll find it with the third-generation Creative Vado HD. In addition to shooting top-notch 720p footage, it also features a motion-detection mode that automatically starts recording when the camcorder senses movement in front of the lens.
Creative Vado HD (Third Generation)PCWorld Rating
The third-generation Vado HD has the widest-angle lens of any HD pocket camcorder, as well as exposure controls, great low-light video quality, and a sub-$200 price.
- Excellent low-light performance
- Earbuds can function as external mic
- Exposure controls
- Wide-angle lens
- No removable storage