Toshiba Camileo S20

  • Toshiba Camileo S20
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  • Large, swiveling LCD display.
  • Impressive optical zoom.
  • Very lightweight.


  • Difficult to hold one-handed.
  • Lacks 60 fps frame rate at high-def resolutions.

Expert reviews and ratings

By on 70

Toshiba's Camileo S20 is a high definition camcorder that records 1920 x 1080p video in the H.264 format. It features an ultra-slim design, 4x digital zoom lens, digital image stabilization, a 3-inch LCD and retails for $179. Official specs can be...

By CNET UK on 60

The Toshiba Camileo S20 is a great piece of design for a very attractive price, but don't let that blind you to that fact this is a budget camcorder with performance limitations that reflect its price...

By DigitalCameraReview on 60

The sleek design and added extras make the S20 appealing, but the video quality and awkward menu navigation detract from an otherwise terrific...

By Tracy and Matt's Blog on

The S20 is one of many in the mini-budget camcorder market, but it does have a few features that make it stand out, especially its (very) slim body, and (very) light weight. Another advantage it has over competition like the Flip cameras is the form...

By LaptopMag on 70

This ultralight camcorder’s optical zoom and HDMI cable/tripod bundle make it a good...

By PCWorld on 80

For sheer bang for the buck, look no further than the fun-filled, 1080p-shooting Toshiba Camileo S20. It's unsurpassed in features, but we've seen better usability and build quality....

By Engadget on

Indeed, we have our complaints about the S20's confusing interface and cluttered controls, but when you think about all the features (and accessories!) you get for $150 (on the street, anyway), it's hard to totally pooh-pooh it. Obviously if you...

By Tech Digest on 60

Camera: Screen: Video Recording: Video Format: Still image quality:Connections: Battery: Toshiba's Camileo S20 compact camcorder certainly looks the part. Available in 8 different colours including off white, blue, brown, orange, pink, red, silver,...

By RegHardware on 75

When you consider what you get for your dosh, the Camileo S20 offers very good value for money. It’s compact, includes HD video, has loads of useful accessories and offers a pretty good performance. Non-Windows users would be wise to check...

By Trusted Reviews on 70

The first portable video cameras were so big they needed two people to carry them around. But camcorders have been getting smaller every year, and Toshiba is claiming yet another record with the Camileo S20. At just 17mm thick, this is the...

By Pocket-lint on 70

With Full HD creeping into compact and DSLR cameras, pocket camcorders are facing a much tougher time of things and the offering made by the Toshiba Camileo S20 doesn't really make it stand out from the crowdKey specsLi-ion battery, SD,...

International Review By Area DVD on

Für Marktpreise um die 140 EUR wechselt der ultrakompakte H.264HD Camcorder Toshiba Camileo S20 mit 7,6 cm klappbarem LCD-Display den Besitzer. Mit 115 g (ohne Akku) ist die Schnappschusskamera leicht, durch die Abmessungen von 17 x 106 x 59 mm (B...

International Review By MyDigitalPhotos on 70

Toshiba Camileo S20 er ikke verdens bedste videokamera, men det prøver heller ikke at være det. På mange måder er Toshiba Camileo S20 et meget ærligt produkt. Der er ikke en lang række indstillinger, optagelsesmetoder og...

International Review By 01Net on 20

Le Camileo S20 de Toshiba serait un petit caméscope numérique idéal pour filmer à tout-va. On le sort de sa poche, on dégaine, on appuie et on filme. Qu'est-ce qui se cache derrière ce petit appareil parfait pour les...

International Review By Computer Bild on

Kleine Camcorder, mit denen sich schnell und unkompliziert Videos drehen und ins Internet stellen lassen, liegen voll im Trend. Toshiba will sich mit dem Camileo S20 Marktanteile sichern. Der Mini-Camcorder hat es aber schwer, die Tester zu...