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Vivitar DVR480

Vivitar DVR480
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9 reviews

Mar, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 reviews of Vivitar DVR480. 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. People are impressed by the price and size. The portability and usability also get good feedback.

usability, portability, size, price

On average, users rate this product 79/100.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Vivitar DVR480 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on

100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Vivitar DVR480-BLK-INT Camcorder 0.3 Megapixels BlackVivitar DVR480-BLK-INT Camcorder 0.3 Megapixels Black

Mar, 2018

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Great kitke kit


Very low sensibility so need to be outside or very well lit inside, had left a negative review but the issue was the codec in my pc not the camera, the provided software isn't very nice but overall it work...For those that say the camera turn off,...

Jun, 2012

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Won't work with Windows XP


Three times I have down loaded new CD programs from Vivitar. None have worked! Software is a joke! Customer Service is a Joke! Camera isn't bad, pictures are good just can't get the software to work.

Apr, 2012

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40 Super Value


Lets face it, it is only a $40 camera so woopie doo it doesn't record in HD. But for $40 it's pretty sweet. It does have 2 resolutions and you can take over 7 hours of video with a 16 GB SD card on the better resolution. Did I mention it's only $40....

Mar, 2012

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Good deal for $40.


Works well. Useless in low-light. Will record for almost 3 and a half hours on an 8GB card. Battery will run out before then. Keep spares handy. Check out this Youtube channel for videos of the footage it captured: xxTheGrayFox216xx

Feb, 2012

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windows 7


its been a month since i got the cam and haven't been able to use it i haven't found a program to run it for windows 7 64 bit and still trying it say easy to install but far from it not impressed with the software

Jan, 2012

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Great little toy


I've only used it for one video so far, mounted on tripod. Was really surprised how well the audio picked up.I've made a mount to fit it to my motorcycle as it has same issues as another poster I have had to make special mounts for the other camera's I...

Dec, 2011

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very good service and responce times


Easy to use. Alittle to intence on the vib mode but overall good purchase.

Small and Light weight

Jul, 2013

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very good service and responce times


Easy to use. Alittle to intence on the vib mode but overall good purchase.

Small and Light weight

Jul, 2013

Product Specifications


Battery Technology:Alkaline
Battery Type:AAA x 2


Built-in display:Y
Flip-out screen:N


Color of product:Black, Grey
Minimum illumination:100

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite):N

Image Sensor

Optical sensor size:1 / 1.3
Sensor Type:3MOS
Total megapixels:1.3

Lens System

Digital Zoom:4



Ports & interfaces

USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Still Image

Photo mode:N


Compatible memory cards:SD
Storage media:Memory Card


Maximum video resolution:640 x 480
Video Resolutions:320 x 240,640 x 480

Weight & Dimensions