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Camcorder manufacturers offer a full line of models for a variety of tastes and skill levels. Use these manufacturer profiles to familiarize yourself with each vendor's model lines and unique technologies.

Samsung Camcorders
Samsung's digital camcorder lineup for 2010 consists of 14 models, including two high definition pocket camcorders, five standard definition camcorders and three models with built-in Wi Fi.

Pure Digital Flip Camcorder Lineup
Pure Digital is the maker of the popular Flip line of pocket camcorders. The 2010 includes five products ranging in price from $99-$199. The Flip was the trail-blazer in the pocket camcorder market and has been a consistently strong selling product since its introduction, although more and more competitors have begun to offer similar products. The Flip offers built-in USB plugs, on-board video s…

JVC Camcorders
JVC is a leading supplier of camcorders. Their 2010 line up includes both standard and high definition models under the Everio brand that record to either hard disc drives or flash memory cards. They also offer a pocket camcorder, dubbed the Picsio, which was introduced in late 2009. Notable in their 2010 is the first camcorder to offer built-in Bluetooth, for wirelessly controlling the camcorde…

Toshiba Camcorders
Toshiba entered the camcorder market in 2010 with an initial offering of three HD camcorders wearing the brand name Camileo. All the models offer 1920 x 1080p video resolutions for under $400. They will all include an HDMI cable, offer the ability to snap still photographs and offer digital image stabilization. All three Camileo camcorders will also offer an button for uploading videos to YouTub…

HP Camcorder Lineup
HP entered the camcorder market in 2010 with three models, all retailing for under $200. All three offer HD resolutions. Two are traditionally-styled models while one is a pocket camcorder.

Panasonic Camcorder Line Up
Panasonic is offering eight camcorders in 2010, including five high definition models and three standard definition models. All of Panasonic's 2010 camcorders suppor the new SDXC memory card format. All photos courtesy Panasonic.

Kodak Camcorders
Kodak offers a line of three pocket camcorders. These low cost, light weight models are for casual video shooters looking an easy-to-use product that sacrifices complex features for computer and Web-friendly videos. Learn more about pocket camcorders here. You can see a side-by-side comparison of all of Kodak's current models here.

Sony Handycam Camcorder Lineup
Sony's Handycam camcorder lineup includes both standard and high definition models. They also offer a pocket camcorder. Their technologies include SteadyShot - a form of image stabilization - and Smile Shutter, which uses face detection to automatically snap a photo when a subject smiles. In 2010, Sony will start to use SD/SDHC memory cards in its camcorders alongside its own proprietary Memory Stick.

Haier Camcorder Line Up
Haier introduced its first digital camcorders in 2010, with a line up of two high definition models. These flash-based camcorders

Canon HD Camcorders
Canon's Vixia line of HD camcorders includes a total of eight models, ranging in price from $1,399 to $999. Find out which Canon HD camcorders made our list of Best HD Camcorders and

Sony Camcorder Web Page
A link to Sony's camcorder Website. Here you'll find details on Sony's entire camcorder lineup.

Canon Camcorder Web Page
A link to Canon's camcorder Web page. Here you'll find details on Canon's entire camcorder lineup.

Panasonic Camcorder Web Page
A link to Panasonic's camcorder Web page. Here you'll find details on Panasonic's entire camcorder lineup.

Pure Digital Camcorder Web Page
A link to Pure Digital's camcorder page. Here you'll find all the details on Pure Digital's line of Flip camcorders.

JVC Camcorder Web Page
This is a link to JVC's camcorder Web page. Here you'll find details on JVC's entire camcorder lineup.

Samsung Camcorder Web Page
A link to Samsung's camcorder site. Here you'll find all the details on Samsung's camcorder lineup.

Creative Labs Camcorder Web Page
A link to Creative Lab's camcorder web page. Here you'll find details on the company's line of Vado pocket camcorders.

Kodak Camcorder Web Page
A link to Kodak's camcorder web page. Here you'll find details on Kodak's line of pocket camcorders.

DXG Camcorder Lineup
DXG is a manufacturer of budget-friendly camcorders. The models below represent 2010 high defintion introductions but DXG maintains a larger inventory of standard definition and 2009 models on their Web site here.

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