Kodak Playsport Zx5 customer reports
If you’re finding for a video camera which lens offers autofocus capability, its video offers a good quality output, and its build water- and drop-proof; well then, it’s Kodak Playsport Zx5 Video Camera you’re looking for. For more information about this video camera, read this Kodak Playsport Zx5 Review.
Kodak Playsport Zx5 is easy to operate because of its simple operation. Also, its storage is expandable and media sharing with social-networking sites like facebook is made easy.
It measures 4.4 inches high by 2.3 inches wide by 0.7 inches deep and weighs 4.4 ounces. This Kodak Playsport is popular because of its waterproof feature which can withstand up to 10 feet and even to a 5-foot fall. Though the battery is no longer removable, it is a sacrifice that enables it to have more features without increasing its dimension.
Design is very simple and there are five buttons on the back wherein each button is labeled with icons for its function namely; Playback, Delete, Settings, plus Camera and Camcorder modes. The camera has a grippy, rubbery coating, so it’s easy to hold. The 2-inch screen is made up of 145,000 dots.
Kodak Playsport Zx5 is the first pocket HD camcorder from Kodak to feature autofocus. In this feature, Playsport re-focuses and switches modes automatically so the subject will always be clear and in focus no matter how far.
The Zx5’s video quality is great and this camera enables you to have the option to record in high-definition 720p at 30 or 60 frames per second or at 1080p at 30 frames per second. Videos are recorded automatically as .MP4 files which can be uploaded directly into YouTube and Facebook for sharing. The Zx5 also captures 5.3-megapixels still images.
There is an included software which you can install and enter your account information for Twitter, YouTube, Facebook and other services. Through this, you can hit the Share button when you’re shooting to mark which videos or still images you would like to share. When the Zx5 is plugged into the computer, it sends off the video and images automatically.
There is no integrated storage and it requires SD cards.
Kodak Playsport Zx5 Video Camera Specifics and Features:
– Dimension: 4.4 inches high by 2.3 inches wide by 0.7 inches deep
– Weight: 4.4 ounces
– Waterproof up to 10 feet
– Autofocus Feature
– 5 buttons at back: Playback, Delete, Settings, plus Camera and Camcorder modes
– 2-inch LCD; made up of 145,000 dots
– Video quality: 720p at 30 or 60 frames per second or 1080p at 30 frames per second
– Media sharing
– Expandable storage
In the Kodak Playsport Zx5 customer reports, though there are some downfalls, this camera is highly recommended for those who like to take picture on beaches or even underwater.