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Toshiba Gigashot A100F

alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 reviews of Toshiba Gigashot A100F. 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. Reviewers really like the design, but there are some less positive opinions about the viewfinder and portability. There are some mixed reviews about the usability and image quality.

design

portability, viewfinder

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Toshiba Gigashot A100F is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: Trusted Reviews (trustedreviews.com)

Toshiba Gigashot A100FE

 

With a large sensor and a 100GB HDD on board, Toshiba's latest Full HD Gigashot camcorder looks set to take on the competition.

Nov, 2011

Expert review by: Gavin Stoker (pcadvisor.co.uk)

Toshiba Gigashot A100F review

 

The Toshiba Gigashot A100F also features a mighty 100GB capacity, or ‘solid state' removable memory card. This lets you commit roughly 12 hours of HD video or 23 hours of standard video to its built-in drive - arguably more than most of us would ever...

The Toshiba Gigashot A100F delivers a full sound and realistic colours, though there was some noticeable image ghosting when panning through interior shots. If you don't need a huge storage capacity there are probably better camcorders out there for...

Oct, 2008

Expert review by: Gavin Stoker (techworld.com)

Toshiba Gigashot A100F review

 

The Toshiba Gigashot A100F uses AVCHD, and boasts 1,920 x 1,080 pixel resolution, allowing it to claim 'full HD' status - good news if you own an HDTV.

The Toshiba Gigashot A100F delivers a full sound and realistic colours, though there was some noticeable image ghosting when panning through interior shots. If you don't need a huge storage capacity there are probably better camcorders out there for...

Oct, 2008

Expert review by: Gavin Stoker (macworld.co.uk)

Toshiba Gigashot A100F review

 

With the Gigashot A100F you could have a full HD camcorder in the palm of your hand

Fast and responsive, colours display a close degree of realism, nice full sound to audio

Plastic feel, footage not as sharp as Sony’s TG3, compatibility issues with older Macs and versions of iMovie due to use of AVCHD compression format

The Toshiba A100F delivers a full sound and realistic colours, though there was some noticeable image ghosting when panning through interior shots. If you don’t need a huge storage capacity there are probably better camcorders out there for you, but if...

Sep, 2008

Expert review by: (pcauthority.com.au)

Toshiba Gigashot A100F

 

No match for Sony's SR12 on features, but incredibly easy to use and an ideal ‘my first HD camcorder'

Aug, 2008

Product Specifications

Picture this. Small made smaller, light made lighter and bright made brighter. Now picture them all in high definition, helping you capture memories in the palm of your hand. The Toshiba Gigashot A Series is one of the smallest, lightest and most versatile HD digital camcorder in the world.

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific

Camcorder Features

High Definition Video Support:1080i
Widescreen Video Capture:Widescreen Video Capture

Digital Storage Media

Type:Hard disc drive

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:13.5cm
Height:7.9cm
Weight:495g
Width:7.8cm

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:3in
Diagonal Size (metric):7.6cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Header

Manufacturer:Toshiba
Model:A100F
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Toshiba Gigashot

Lens System

Max Focal Length:45mm
Min Focal Length:4.5mm
Optical Zoom:10
Type:Zoom lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Still Resolution:2.1Megapixel
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:2.3Mpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/3"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):8.5 mm ( 1/3" ) / 8.5 mm ( 1/3 )
Optical Sensor Type:CMOS
Sensor Qty:1CMOS

Video Input

Digital Video Format:H.264
Digital Zoom:80
Media Type:Hard disc drive
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Type:Camcorder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: None