Kodak Playsport ZX5

  • Kodak Playsport ZX5
79
Based on 19 scores, 28 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    2
  • Good:
    14
  • Average:
    3
  • Bad:
    0

Pros:

  • Very good video quality for its price and size.
  • Easy to use.
  • Good editing/sharing software.

Cons:

  • No flash or video light.
  • Battery can't be removed.

Expert reviews and ratings

By GadgetSpeak on 68

With ‘Flips’ now a discontinued line there is a gap in the market for a small – pocket size – camcorder, this one from Kodak is waterproof to ten feet and has a range of special features as well as the ability to take stills as...

By Computeractive on 80

An easy-to-use, and rugged, waterproof video camera...

By itreviews.com on 80

Kodak has put some work into its new PlaySport Zx5, adding some welcome extra physical protection, improving underwater video quality, and adding macro and fun filters - as well as enhancing the control layout. The non-removable battery might be a...

By DigitalCameraReview on 80

For users with the right needs (affordability, endurance), the Kodak PlaySport Zx5 is quite possibly the best camcorder...

By PC Advisor on -

It’s hard to see what the Zx5 brings to the party that wasn’t already offered by the Zx3. Both 1920x1080 video capture and image stabilisation were already included, as was the shoot and share option. The Zx5 has a dedicated Share button and...

By Steves Digicams on -

Headed to the skate park, track, trails, surf, mountain, or runway, and looking to capture your experience? Kodak releases the appropriately named PlaySport (aka Zx5) for your dilemma. This waterproof, dustproof, shockproof, pocket-sized HD video...

By CNET Australia on 75

For those with a predilection towards action-adventure, the Kodak PlaySport Zx5 will be a worthy...

By cnet on 78

The rugged Kodak PlaySport Zx5 is a very good minicamcorder, but falls just shy of improving on last year's model, despite being more...

By About.com on 90

The Playsport Zx5 is a very versatile pocket camcorder – it not only takes sharp video but is designed to go underwater and take the odd fall off a table. Despite its sturdy build, the Playsport is sharply styled and not at all cumbersome to carry...

By T3 Magazine on 80

The pocket camcorder market wobbled this month with shock news that Cisco was . The reasons behind this move are myriad but with HD video shooting now found in most phones, it’s clear that camcorder manufacturers have to try that bit harder to...

By Smarthouse on 80

Key Features * 1/3.2in CMOS sensor with 5Mpixels * 4x digital zoom * 2in LCD * SDHC memory card slot * Waterproof to 3m, dustproof, survives drop of 1.5mWith the Playsport Zx5, Kodak has built on the excellent Zx3, and added...

By CamcorderInfo on -

With Cisco killing off its Flip camcorder line last month, the ultracompact camcorder market was left with some gaping holes to fill. Kodak’s series of pocket-cams may be poised to take over a chunk of the Flip’s former market, and, we must...

By CamcorderInfo on -

A successful, reasonably-priced camcorder that won't mind taking a swim. With Cisco killing off its Flip camcorder line last month, the ultracompact camcorder market was left with some gaping holes to fill. Kodak's series of pocket-cams may be...

By PC Mag on 80

If you want to record video outdoors, at the beach, or anywhere else there's water, the compact Kodak Playsport Zx5 Video Camera is a top pocket camcorder....

By Canadian Reviewer on 80

By Gadjo Cardenas SevillaOnce a company synonymous with all things pertaining to still photography, Kodak has decided to glide through the winds of change by navigating its future on print solutions, affordable digital cameras and handheld video...

International Review By computertotaal.nl on 80

De Zx5 voegt weinig toe aan wat de Zx3 al kon. Ook dit is een 1080p-camera met beeldstabilisatie. Bezitters van de uitstekende Zx3 hoeven dus niet direct naar de winkel te rennen. Hebt u nog geen camcorder, dan is ook de Zx5 een aanrader. De camera is...

International Review By ZDNet.be on -

De rubberen behuizing en het stoere uiterlijk maken meteen duidelijk dat deze pocketcamera graag op avontuur gaat. De mensen van Kodak beweren dat de Playsport tot drie meter diepte waterdicht blijft – dat zijn al diepe plassen – en een val...

International Review By ITespresso.es on -

Esta cámara de vídeo HD todoterreno y de tamaño reducido no te abandonará ni debajo del agua.PublicidadKodak Playsport Zx5, una cámara de video digital en alta definición 1080p, está diseñada para usarse en...

International Review By Smartson on 68

Det finns inga dåliga väder, men det finns en hel del kameror som inte tål regn. Kodak zx5 Playsport är dock en kamera som både filmar och fotar och som dessutom skall tåla såväl vatten som...

International Review By Magnus.de on 80

Die Kodak Play Sport macht schnell und einfach gute...