Summary: $37, most basic camera available. seems a 'decent' build although on the 'disposable' side. no features - just point and shoot. Charges via USB cable. very poor audio quality.too large for 'covert' use however, because of size, fits well in hand. no motion detection.
Summary: Only item included was the camcorder and a battery. Missing was: USB Extension Cable, HDMI Cable, and Silicon Skin. What a bummer! Yeah you have to hang the camcorder from the computer everytime you download or charge. I can see the USB breaking off the camcorder over many uses.
Summary: After seeing this on HSN and then reading the reviews, I purchased this. I got it two days later and was so excited... until I tried it. It did take nice looking video, but the audio was not matching with the video.
Summary: Received my Vado HD. Plugged it in to charge and sync with the computer. All appeared to work fine. I was able to take video, although originally it turned itself off after 1 minute of video (this is apparently a feature of the camera...sometimes frustrating feature).
Summary: Buying a Vado HD camcorder is equivalent to buying a great car that has no wheels. While the camera itself serves its purpose well, the extremely poor software that comes with it is deplorable.The included software, called Vado Central, does allow you to watch your videos on your computer screen but...