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Mustek DV 5300SE

alaTest has collected and analyzed 85 reviews of Mustek DV 5300SE. The average rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviews about the design and image quality are generally positive. The portability and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some mixed opinions about the durability. Many are less positive about the zoom and memory.

price, usability, portability, image quality, design

battery, memory, zoom

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Mustek DV 5300SE is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 70/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Mustek DV 5300SE

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 user reviews of Mustek DV 5300SE from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the battery. The portability also gets good feedback, but the memory and durability get negative comments.

price, portability, battery

usability, durability, memory

44% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: MUSTEK DV5300SE 6-In-1 Multifunctional Camera (Silver)MUSTEK DV5300SE 6-In-1 Multifunctional Camera (Silver)

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: angela1985 (dooyoo.co.uk)

Sony Handycam DCR-PC109: Nightmare!

 

My parents bought my husband and I this camcorder for Christmas 2007 as we were expecting a baby and we thought it would be lovely to be able to record him. It cost just over £200 and came well wrapped in bubble wrap and a box. The camera is designed...

Small

Wrong instructions, nightmare to transfer data over

Feb, 2009

Consumer review by: psychosmartie (dooyoo.co.uk)

Sony HVR-Z1: good pro/semi pro camera

 

This is certainly not a camera just for someone who wants to take the occaisional holiday video. However, with thiis you can take really good quality proffessional video. The camera is much bigger and bulkier than a handicam, and also has a much larger...

quality, controls

weight, price

Nov, 2008

Consumer review by: southernchick (dooyoo.co.uk)

Sony Handycam DCR-TRV270: this is the camera you want

 

This Is the Best camera for the price. I have had mine for going on 3 1/2 years. it has good picture quality. make sure. you use high 8 tapes. if you connect it to the computer you'll have to hit menu and go down to the settings and hit yes for usb...

takes good picture good sound good quality

that you have to buy lot of tapes

Oct, 2008

Consumer review by: (dooyoo.co.uk)

Mustek DV 5300SE

 

Great level entry bit of Kit.

Amazing surround sound and widescreen experience

Mini disc only has 30 mins recording time

Jun, 2008

Consumer review by: hillcrestsan (dooyoo.co.uk)

Canon MV930: No nudity allowed apparently. rats!

 

I often look at myself in the the mirror and think that today, I am going to do great things. Often this involves shooting a major Hollywood blockbuster complete with dazzling special effects. Strangely this has never happened as I quickly realise that...

Small and does the job

Sound a bit ropey . Unaccomadating wife

Jan, 2008

Consumer review by: xxDanmanxx (dooyoo.co.uk)

Canon DC 10: Ultra Compact Camcorder

 

Gadgets are a pet love of mine and compact has always intrigued me when it comes to cameras and mobiles, and so when it came to buying a camcorder for my month long trip in many different places across Europe, I decided to splash out and treat myself,...

good effective resolution, compact

small optical zoom

Jun, 2007

Consumer review by: parisbeach (dooyoo.co.uk)

Canon MV800: smile please your on candid camera

 

Smart little camcorder light and easy to use. Accessories camera came with compact power adaptor battery pack lithium button battery lens cap and cord stereo video cable scart adaptor It was brought for me as a present i think it cost around £200. I...

light easy to use

no long play feature

Jun, 2007

Consumer review by: gnipping (dooyoo.co.uk)

Canon XL2: Go PRO for less

 

The Canon XL2 is the pro-sumer miniDV camcorder that is most often spotted on the sets of low budget and independent films. Not because it is a cheap option, but because for a fraction of the cost of a professional rig, you can deliver the same...

Interchageable lens system, 2xXLR inputs built in, adjustable viewfinder position

Not good for low light performance, bulky when compared to consumer units, not HD

May, 2007

Consumer review by: smooth_criminal_ (dooyoo.co.uk)

Sexy and Functional

 

The Sony Handycam DCR TRV270, a Digital8 model (a combination of the Hi8 analogue tape and the digital codec), achieves a perfect balance between high quality and affordability. Not only is this superb video-camera highly functional, boasting an...

Great audio and visual quality, affordable, lots of features, brilliant zoom

Not for the seasoned professional

Mar, 2007

Consumer review by: Tina (pricerunner.co.uk)

Nice

 

I dont know much about the mechanics of the Mustek DV 5300SE, but i havent had a problem operating it. Its easy to use. and offer a great deal of features.The Mustek FV5300SE is compact and its functional design provides convenient video recording...

The Mustek DV 5300SE is 6-in-1 multi-functional camera which includes digital camcorder, digital still camera, digital voice recorder, music player, video camera, card reader.

None yet.

I dont know much about the mechanics of the Mustek DV 5300SE, but i havent had a problem operating it. Its easy to use. and offer a great deal of features.The Mustek FV5300SE is compact and its functional design provides convenient video recording...

Jul, 2006

Product Specifications

Mustek brand has been globally well known for its excellent quality, professional support, and extensive service. Mustek has been recognized by many international magazines and professional organizations for its excellent innovative technology, production capability, and product quality. PRODUCT FEATURES: MPEG-4 technology with high video resolution (640 x 480 pixels); 3 Megapixel CMOS sensor (maximum picture resolution up to 5 Megapixel); Swivel 1.5" LTPS LCD screen; Built-in flash.

Audio Input

Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Standard form factor
Supported Battery Form Factor:AAA

Camera Flash

Type:Built-in flash

Configuration

3 Chip Technic: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Image Stabiliser: No

Connectivity

Digital Input: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

Digital Camera

Supported Flash Memory:MultiMediaCard / SD Memory Card

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:9.9cm
Height:7.6cm
Weight:0.1kg
Width:4cm

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:1.5in
Diagonal Size (metric):3.8cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating (270
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Beach & Ski / Landscape / Night mode / Sports mode / Sunset & Moon

General Features

3D: No
Format:Memory Card
Product Type:Pocket Camcorder
Resolution:Standard Definition
Type:Pocket Camcorder

Header

Manufacturer:Mustek
Model:5300SE
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Mustek DV

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/3.0
Min Focal Length:8.6mm
Type:Lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Sensor Resolution:3Mpix
Optical Sensor Type:CMOS
Sensor Qty:1CMOS

Recording

Face Detection Mode: No

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Digital Video Format:MPEG-4
Digital Zoom:8
Media Type:Flash card
Shooting Modes:Frame movie mode
Special Effects:Black & White / Negative Art / Pastel / Sepia / Sketch / Solarisation
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Camcorder