Toshiba CAMILEO X100 1080p HD Camcorder Review
About Toshiba CAMILEO X100 1080p HD Camcorder
Toshiba is a trusted brand name and worldwide leader when it comes to the manufacture of consumer electronics. Hence, they are proud to unveil Toshiba CAMILEO X100 1080p HD Camcorder, which is their newest addition into a long range of video camcorders in the market. Read more about this product below to find out whether it is worth shelling out your cash on.
Let us start off with the design, Toshiba CAMILEO X100 1080p HD Camcorder comes with a reliable design wherein it uses minimal external buttons that are enough to provide ease of menu navigation. The zoom lever is located on top of the camera body with a pair of buttons dropped at the back wherein you can toggle between the still camera and video mode. There is also a four-way scroll wheel for faster navigation of menu and adjust various settings suited for your preference. The LCD display also provides a large enough screen wherein you can preview your video recordings or playback the files you have recorded later.
Toshiba CAMILEO X100 1080p HD Camcorder is a lightweight device and is quite compact with a dimensional measurement of about 2.4 x 2.6 x 4.8 inches. The integration of a touchscreen capability onto the LCD display is quite rare for its price range, but the menu needs a bit of improvement if it were to deliver a true positive user experience.
Since this is a camcorder, it is important to examine the video quality of Toshiba CAMILEO X100 1080p HD Camcorder. This is a low cost camcorder, which is indeed reflected in the video quality. This is not to mean that it is completely devastating but its not the best in the market. The 10-megapixel CMOS image sensor with a 60 frames per second average such that you can capture even fast action, such as sports, with enough precision.
When used as a still camera, Toshiba CAMILEO X100 1080p HD Camcorder offers a sophisticated lineup of photo options. There are also three quality settings to choose from: 3-megapixel, 10-megapixel, and 16-megapixel. A flash aid is available when you are shooting in low lighting conditions. With an internal memory of up to 4GB, there is enough room in this device to accommodate your video recordings and still images.
Pro’s of Toshiba CAMILEO X100 1080p HD Camcorder
*It has an extensive amount of features for you to explore;
*It is easy to use, even for starters;
*It is lightweight and portable such that you can carry it around wherever you need to use it for taking pictures
Con’s of Toshiba CAMILEO X100 1080p HD Camcorder
*The menu is a bit clumsy;
*The focusing capability reacts rather slowly;
*The video quality is not up to par.
The Bottom Line
Toshiba CAMILEO X100 1080p HD Camcorder can be considered a mixed bag. On one hand, its video quality is not the best in the market and its focusing ability is a bit problematic. On the positive aspect, it comes equipped with a reliable range of features that is impressive for its price range and offers easy to use interface.