Kodak Playsport Zx5 Camcorder Review

Instead of beefing up performance or features, Kodak makes small improvements.



Instead of beefing up performance or features on the new model, Kodak decided to keep things simple and make small improvements—like cleaning up the menu system and adding a simplified "sharing" feature that makes it easier to upload your videos to YouTube.

The PlaySport Zx5 comes in blue, black, or red, and is available now at a retail price of $179.95.

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  1. Introduction
  2. Product Tour
  3. Color Performance
  4. Low Light Performance
  5. Motion Performance
  6. Sharpness Performance
  7. Ease of Use
  8. Handling
  9. Controls
  10. Recording Options
  11. Hardware
  12. Other Features
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  16. Conclusion
  17. Photo Gallery