Reviews and Problems with Creative Vado HD 3rd Generation
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Shipped with defective battery pack
24 September 2011
Summary: The camera functions well - but only when connected to a power source via the USB charge cable. The battery which came with the camera had no charge when it arrived. After charging for two days, the battery pack still would not hold a charge.
Summary: I wanted to ask Larry about the difference in the ZOOM function between the Creative, which he likes, and the Koday Playsport. I will mostly be using this camcorder for short (1-10 minute) videos of my salon to post to website and social media. I will need TWO THINGS..
Summary: This is a good product for vs the money that you paid. But Battery didn't work , I has to buy a new battery then my Vado HD work without problem. It was very frustrating for me , because I missed to record my holidays with my family.
Below average contrast and color. A pain to make DVD's. Nice to have audio in though!
26 December 2010
Summary: Just unpacked this little guy. Simple to use...easy and intuitive video and pic taking. The end results were mediocre compared to other products after seeing many reviews on the web. Check out other reviews pointing to contrast problems and video color issues.
Summary: I had the 2nd Gen and loved it. But I lost it. Bought the 3rd Gen and would return it if I hadn't thrown away the box. The video quality is great, but the buttons are way too sensitive and are flush with the the case and are way too sensitive.
Summary: First I tried a refurbished one; it had the same problem as a new one so I'm pretty sure it's because of the firmware or something. Positives: the video quality is one of the better ones out there (IMO), color balance is pretty good in both daylight and low light, nice wide screen lens to capture a...
Like UPS the drivers/cameras are better than the back office...
James Cancil "wetstuff", Amazon
11 May 2010
Summary: Length:: 1:47 Mins It's a really decent little cam. It is a little chintzy compared to the Flip Mino/Ultra or Kodak 6/8, more like a DXG. But, my big gripe is the back office. It is like UPS - really (underlined) annoying. I dnld the Mac package .. it requests to update the cam ..
Summary: I was excited when I received the Vado HD Pocket Video Cam. Our previous video camera is old and outdated. I was pleased with the size of the camera, it's about the size of a Blackberry or other type of device.
Summary: Okay ... I purchased this little video camera so that I would NOT have capture video from "tape". Yes, this video camera does a great job IF you want to go straight from the camera TO YouTube.
Excerpt: i bought this a couple of months ago and have not had a problem yet, it is great. I was looking for a good hd camera for quite some time and this one had so many features for the lowest price. The picture/video hd quality is so good it looks like a proffesional camera.