Visit our Business Solutions website >>

Sharp Viewcam VL-Z1H Mini DV Digital Camcorder

alaTest has collected and analyzed 39 reviews of Sharp Viewcam VL-Z1H Mini DV Digital Camcorder. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the battery and image quality. The size and price are also mentioned favorably. Views are divided on the usability, and many are negative about the color.

portability, price, size, image quality, battery

color

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sharp Viewcam VL-Z1H Mini DV Digital Camcorder is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 39 reviews)

Expert Reviews  

User Reviews  

Showing 27 review(s)

Expert Reviews User Reviews

Disclaimer:

Below is a list of reviews for this or similar products. If you think this grouping is wrong please click here to flag.
Read more on our FAQ’s page.
Showing 1 - 27 of 27 Show Reviews: in English | in other languages (12)

Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sharp Viewcam VL-Z1H Mini DV Digital Camcorder

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Sharp Viewcam VL-Z1H Mini DV Digital Camcorder from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the size and battery are generally positive. The price and portability also get good feedback, but many are negative about the color.

portability, price, battery, size

color

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

Jan, 2020

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sharp Viewcam VL-Z1H Mini DV Digital Camcorder

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 18 user reviews of Sharp Viewcam VL-Z1H Mini DV Digital Camcorder from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People really like the design and image quality. The price and size also get good feedback, but there are some mixed views about the usability. There are some negative views about the color.

portability, size, price, image quality, design

color

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

Jan, 2020

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Fix for the DEW problem

 

Great little camera when it's working.

DEW message is infuriating and Sharp is useless in helping you.

Mar, 2007

Consumer review (epinions.com)

DO NOT BUY SHARP VL-Z8 DEW PROBLEMS CAMERA CUT OUT

 

None- It does not work so cannot judge

Dew problems causing camcorder to stop working completely

Feb, 2007

Consumer review (epinions.com)

dew problems

 

Like all the other cameras

waste of money

Jan, 2007

Consumer review (epinions.com)

DEW

 

good image quality

Dew: 2 years and the die

Nov, 2006

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Piece of junk

 

We got this camcorder about 2 years ago, and within the first 5 uses, the LCD screen quit working correctly. Then we started having trouble with the 'dew' light coming on, which disables the camera from working. We thought it was because it is quite ...

None - junk from the very beginning

Pretty much everything on this camera stopped working immediately

Sep, 2005

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Be Wary of Sharp in general & DEW not buy this camera

 

DEW not buy! Tech Support tells me that they have had multiple complaints about bad dew sensors which shut the camera down. Only 5 service centers in all of USA! If you decide you want to buy, then definitely consider buying an extended warranty! I ...

Ergonomically great. Best features for the $$ a year ago

Notorious for problems with a faulty dew sensor. Limited & expensive service availability

Dec, 2004

Price comparison for Sharp Viewcam VL-Z1H Mini DV Digital Camcorder

  Store     Price
Dell.com Sony - Handycam CX405 Flash Memory Camcorder - Black...
""""" Create clearer memories with Full HD/60p and Optical SteadyShot image stabilization. Every moment you...
$199.00 TO SHOP
OpticsPlanet Ricoh Digital Cameras Theta SC Digital Camera Beige...
"""Ricoh Digital Cameras Theta SC Digital Camera Beige Model: 910742. Ricoh Theta SC Digital Camera Beige...
$213.00 TO SHOP
OpticsPlanet Ricoh Digital Cameras Theta SC Digital Camera White...
"""Ricoh Digital Cameras Theta SC Digital Camera White Model: 910740. Ricoh Theta SC Digital Camera White...
$213.00 TO SHOP
OpticsPlanet Ricoh Digital Cameras Theta SC Digital Camera Pink...
"""Ricoh Digital Cameras Theta SC Digital Camera Pink Model: 910741. Ricoh Theta SC Digital Camera Pink...
$213.00 TO SHOP
OpticsPlanet Ricoh Digital Cameras Theta SC Digital Camera Blue...
"""Ricoh Digital Cameras Theta SC Digital Camera Blue Model: 910743. Ricoh Theta SC Digital Camera Blue...
$213.00 TO SHOP
Crutchfield Canon VIXIA HF R800 HD Camcorder - Black 57X, 3.28MP...
"57X, 3.28MP, 3""TP 32X optical zoom (digital zoom to 1140X),SuperRange image stabilization corrects camera...
$219.00 TO SHOP
Crutchfield Sony Handycam FDR-AX53/B 4K Camcorder, 3"", Wi-Fi...
"3"", Wi-Fi, NFC, CMOS Optical SteadyShot image stabilization with Active mode,upload and share video via...
$848.00 TO SHOP
Crutchfield Sony Handycam FDR-AX100 4K Camcorder- 14MP, 12X, 3...
"14MP, 12X, 3.5"", Wi-Fi, NFC, 1"" Sensor shoots crystal-clear 4K video at 30 frames per second,Optical...
$1,298.00 TO SHOP
Crutchfield Canon XA11 HD Camcorder w/ 20X Zoom and HDMI
wide-angle 20X optical zoom lens (400X digital zoom),five-axis optical and electronic image stabilization...
$1,299.00 TO SHOP
Crutchfield Sony FDR-AX700/B 4K Handycam Camcorder with 1"" Sensor"
shoots crystal-clear 4K video at 30 frames per second,Optical SteadyShot image stabilization with Active...
$1,798.00 TO SHOP

Note: Please check the product information and price with the store.