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Drift Innovation X170

We have collected and analyzed 4 expert reviews and 44 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 80/100 and users rate it 79/100. The average review date is Mar 28, 2012. We have compared these reviews to 201637 reviews from other Camcorders. The alaScore™ for this product is 85/100 = Very good. Last update: Apr 23, 2014.

Review analysis

(Based on 48 reviews)

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Amazon review summary for Drift Innovation X170

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 user reviews of Drift Innovation X170 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com.

value for money, portability, usability, battery, image quality

81% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

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Drift Innovation X170 Action Camera Helmet and Bike Mountable Camera / Camcorder

 

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Good extreme sports cam with color review screen

 

I wanted a helmet cam that was in the sub-$200 price range. The GoPros were popular at the time but I really wanted a screen so I could aim the camera and check the video in review.I came from an Oregon Scientific ATC2k which was horrible. But what I ...

Wide angle, lots of ways to mount, screen

Rather large, not water proof, uses batteries quickly, not HD

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Drift Innovation X170

 

The Drift Innovation is a cam that works not only as a head cam, but also hooks up to almost any outdoor kit to ensure your home movies are as extreme as they can be. The good One of the best features of the X170 is its 1.5-inch screen. It might not be...

That said, the video quality isn’t bad and with the X170, what you might lose in terms of picture quality you more than make up for with its functionality. Drift Innovation X170 is tagged with camcorder, head and action camera. Select a tag (camcorder,...

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Drift Innovation X170

 

The Drift Innovation is a cam that works not only as a head cam, but also hooks up to almost any outdoor kit to ensure your home movies are as extreme as they can be.

One of the best features of the X170 is its 1.5-inch screen. It might not be massive but just having a display at all puts it ahead of the competition. Not only does it mean you can review footage to ensure you’ve got the shot, you are far more likely...

The X170 does not shoot in HD. The mic is also a little sensitive to wind noise, not ideal when you are out riding your mountain bike or snowboarding down an Alp

That said, the video quality isn’t bad and with the X170, what you might lose in terms of picture quality you more than make up for with its functionality.

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Drift Innovation X170 camcorder review

 

It's all very well breaking out your iPod nano 5G when you want to do a spot of on-the-go movie making. But what if you're doing something more strenuous than sitting in the pub with your pals? Step forward the Drift Innovation X170. This bad boy works...

Screen on board, great viewing angle

No HD, picks up wind noise easily

An awesome addition to extreme sports kit, it can fir anywhere and film awesome shots

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Amazon review summary for Drift Innovation X170

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 31 user reviews of Drift Innovation X170 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

value for money, image quality, build quality, size, usability

87% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Product Specifications

Configuration

Autofocus: No
Built-in Flash: No
Changeable Lens: No
Image Stabiliser: No
Integrated GPS Module: No
Touchscreen: No
View Finder Type:LCD Monitor

Connectivity

HDMI: No
HDMI Interface: No
PictBridge: No
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

3D: No
Bridge Camera: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Product Type:Compact Camera
SLR / Compact:Compact Camera

Memory

Compact Flash Card: No
Memory Stick / Memory Stick Pro: No
Memory Stick Duo / Duo Pro: No
Memory Type:Internal + External
Micro Drive: No
Multimedia Card: No
SDXC Card: No
Secure Digital Card: Yes
Secure Digital High Capacity Card: Yes
XD Card: No

Power Supply

Battery Model:2x AA (LR6/MIGNON)
Battery Type:2x AA (LR6/MIGNON)

Recording

Face Detection Mode: No
Movie / Voice Recording:Movie + Voice
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