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Vivitar DVR 785HD

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Vivitar DVR 785HD. The average rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and features. The image quality and usability are also appreciated, whereas reviews are divided on the design. The battery and reliability get critical opinions.

price, usability, image quality, features, size

reliability, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Vivitar DVR 785HD is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 15 reviews)

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Consumer review by: review summary for Vivitar DVR 785HD


alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Vivitar DVR 785HD from The average user rating for this product is 2.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Camcorders on People really like the price, whereas comments about the usability and design are different. Many are negative about the battery.



33% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Vivitar DVR785 High Definition Action Camera - BlackVivitar DVR785 High Definition Action Camera - Blue

Consumer review by:

great product


this is a great camera for the price.for anyone looking to buy this camera note that when you take it to a humid area put a small amount of paper towel inside to draw out moisture. keep in mind that this is not suppose to an indestructible camera just...

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Worked for me


It is no Go Pro, but it works.. For the price,I would say it's a decent deal. I took a 40 minute video with it mounted on my quad. The video was decent,but not spectacular. I feel it makes a good first action cam that will allow you to try and decide...


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not good! dont do it!


80% of pics blurry. After 10 minutes of picture taking (about 50 pics)battery went dead from a full charge! IT'S JUNK

Consumer review by:

Looks good at first


it's cheap and all the specs look great. I bought this one for my child (10), and was able to click the button to snap a picture exactly twice before it broke. i found comments from others who also had this problem, that the waterproof casing's button...

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Waterproof Rating


Just an F.Y.I for anyone buying this. The camera is waterproof down to 3 meters. Worthless for divers.

Consumer review by:

Great Deal


...but not a Gopro. It's 5 mp (not 12!)Good image, nice video. Case is really solid. Touch screen is ok.Have it for sled video but white balance and sunny day with snow doesn't make crisp image. Will be excellent this summer in Jeep.

Consumer review by:

like it


Very easy to use. wish it could take a 64gb msd card but, it should still hold a lot of footage

Consumer review by:

Website lies


Don't believe it's 16MP. I got it today and it's only 5.

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Great for the price


value, Features, Easy to Use, Display Screen, Performance

Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: No
Autofocus: No
Built-in Flash: No
Changeable Lens: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Image Stabiliser:Electronical Image Stabiliser / No
Integrated GPS Module: No
Sensor Size:1/8''
Smartphone Remote Control: No
Touchscreen: Yes
View Finder Type:LCD Monitor


Bluetooth: No
Near Field Communication: No
PictBridge: No
USB: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No

General Features

3D: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Format:Memory Card
Product Type:Action camera
Resolution:High Definition
Sensor Size:1/8''


Bayonet Compatibility:Not Applicable


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


Aperture Priority: No
Face Detection Mode: No
RAW Format: No
Serial Shot Mode: No
Shutter Priority: No