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Samsung VP-DC163i

Samsung VP-DC163i
alaScore 79

6 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of Samsung VP-DC163i. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Samsung VP-DC163i is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Expert review by: Stephen Turner (cnet.com.au)

Samsung VP-DC163i

 

With options that cater to a range of experience levels, and a respectably low price, this unit should find a wide audience.

Well designed and easy to hold ; Good set of user-friendly features ; The Easy.Q function is a great tool for absolute beginners

Requires menu access for manual controls ; 8cm mini-DVDs only record about 20 minutes of video ; Still images are only 800x600 resolution JPEGs

Performance As a general purpose camcorder for moderate home and entertainment users, the VP-DC163i should have everything the user needs for a wide variety of shooting, both in video and stills, though stills will still be low resolution. With options...

Jul, 2006

Consumer review by: paul (cnet.com.au)

Samsung VP-DC163i

 

I bought in Thailand, so valuable price compared to other asian country.

Jun, 2007

Consumer review by: Jim (cnet.com.au)

Samsung VP-DC163i

 

Good vedio with microphone for making the training record.

Apr, 2007

Consumer review by: Peter Turner (cnet.com.au)

"Good Value. Dual Layer Support Memory Slot Diversity"

 

Pros:

Sexy Looks and colour ; Wide range of DVD media Support ; Good location of shooting buttons ; Memory card slot and support for variety of cards ; Optional microphone input ; Full AV-IN/OUT support with recording ; Record Mpeg (.AVI) direct to memory...

Only 800k processor (1mp would have been great) ; Poor quality stills ( jpeg's) ; No DVD+RW in the box (only 1 DVD-R ) ; High price if paying full retail (dont pay over $550.00 Aud) ; Only 800x600 (stills) ; Auto setting slow to focus in low light

Sep, 2006

Consumer review by: anonymous (cnet.com.au)

Good Value. Dual Layer Support Memory Slot Diversity

 

With options that cater to a range of experience levels, and a respectably low price, this unit should find a wide audience.

Well designed and easy to hold, - Good set of user-friendly features, - The Easy.Q function is a great tool for absolute beginners

Requires menu access for manual controls, - 8cm mini-DVDs only record about 20 minutes of video, - Still images are only 800x600 resolution JPEGs

With a good zoom, a reasonable array of features and ease of use for both novices and more experienced users, the Samsung VP-DC163i would be a suitable camera for anyone looking for a decent camcorder option on a reasonable budget.

Sep, 2006