VholdR Contour+

  • VholdR Contour+
82
Based on 9 scores, 13 reviews available
  • Excellent:
    4
  • Good:
    4
  • Average:
    0
  • Bad:
    1

Pros:

  • Crystal clear 30fps picture with a 170degree field of vision.
  • Bluetooth controls and viewfinder are very handy.
  • Giant sliding button makes it easy to know when you’re recording.

Cons:

  • Too expensive.
  • Less-than-stellar video quality.

Expert reviews and ratings

By Wired on 80

Half the fun of having an adventure is torturing your friends by forcing them to sit through the hours of video you shot. Here’s a camera that makes the experience less torturous for everyone — for your friends especially, but also for you,...

By PC Pro on 83

Doesn't have the quality of rivals, but this lightweight camera is a tempting, feature-packed cycle...

By Steves Digicams on -

Keeping up with the fast-paced world of extreme sports, Contour, a sport and recreational video camera company, has created several Point-of-View (POV) video cameras. One of these models, the Contour+, which we had the pleasure to use, is a full HD...

By I4U on 80

The Contour+ makes very nice vide and has nice features. The real downside is the cost difference between the Contour+ and the GoPro. What Others Say about This Samsung HMX-Q10UN camcorder offers ambidextrous operationOnce in a blue moon, there's...

By Good Gear Guide on 90

If you're an action junkie, keeping track of your exploits -- whether it's for posterity or for bragging purposes -- should be high on your list of priorities. The Contour+ makes that task easy; it's a very convenient, very simple and very...

By Videomaker on -

Tech Specs Video: 5MP Sensor; H.264 Codec; .mov file type; configurable white balance Video Format: Full HD - 1080p/30fps (1920x1080); Tall HD - 960p/30fps (1280x960); Action HD - 720p/60fps (1280x720); Original HD - 720p/30fps (1280x720) Stills: 5MP;...

By PC Mag on 60

It has a cool GPS feature, but the Contour+'s $500 price is too high for a helmet camera with only decent video quality. You'd be hard-pressed to find a better model among the sparse selection of these specialized cameras, though....

By CNET Australia on 87

The Contour+ sports camera is simple to use, with pro-level flexibility and quality; however, Contour's lower-priced options may be more appropriate for casual users....

By CamcorderInfo on -

The Contour+ is such a unique camcorder that you probably already know—without our help—whether its the right model for you. There aren’t many camcorders out there that have an ultra-wide-angle lens, a durable design, and a mountable...

By CamcorderInfo on -

The Contour+ has some strong competition from GoPro in the adventure-cam market. The Contour+ is such a unique camcorder that you probably already know—without our help—whether its the right model for you. There aren't many camcorders...

International Review By Gear Online on 83

Hvis prisen ikke afskrækker dig, er Contour+ noget af det bedste, du kan komme i nærheden af inden for action-kameraer. Billedkvaliteten er fremragende, og med en ekstra mikrofon og større hukommelseskort kan du få nogle fantastiske...

International Review By SFT - Magazin on 92

Als einziges Modell im Vergleich filmt das schlicht + genannte Spitzenmodell von Contour in vollem HD-Glanz bei 1.080p. Trotz der höheren Auflösung wirken die Aufnahmen allerdings einen Tick weniger scharf und kontrastreich als bei den...

International Review By CNET.de on 87

Wer professionelle Actionvideos einfangen möchte, kommt um die Contour+ kaum herum. Der kleine Camcorder bietet einen umfassenden Funktionsumfang und bleibt dennoch einfach zu bedienen. Die Bildqualität überzeugt ebenfalls auf ganzer...