Flip http://www.stuff.tv/flip/all en-GB Flip Mino HD video review http://www.stuff.tv/video/reviews/flip-mino-hd-video-review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The new Flip has added 720p video to its armoury. Can it gun down the Kodak Zi6 or Creative Vado HD? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="330" height="289" title="Flip Mino HD" alt="Flip Mino HD" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/FLIP-MINO-HD.png?1371491616" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-660791666001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="660791666001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> http://www.stuff.tv/video/reviews/flip-mino-hd-video-review#comments Cameras Flip Mino HD Thu, 19 Mar 2009 00:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 1424117 at http://www.stuff.tv RIP Flip http://www.stuff.tv/flip/rip-flip/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The mini camcorder company finally loses its battle to modern smartphones </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="402" height="345" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/rip-flip_0.jpg?1364402049" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="500" height="50" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/new-twitter-banner_3688.jpg?1364402049" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>The Flip mino range has always had a soft spot in our hearts for its idiot-proof point and shoot operation and excellent Flipshare software which made it a doddle to share videos of your cat with the rest of YouTube. Alas, its reign has come to an end. Cisco has axed the pocketable cams, overcome by competition from smartphones. It's bad news for Flip. On the plus side, you might find yourself a right bargain if you're in the market for a Flip cam now. Not if we get there first, mind.</p> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/news/cameras">Read more camera stories</a></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/cameras/news-nugget/rip-flip </div> </div> </div> http://www.stuff.tv/flip/rip-flip/news#comments Flip Wed, 13 Apr 2011 11:52:36 +0000 Paddy Smith 416244 at http://www.stuff.tv Flip Mino HD 3rd Generation http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-mino-hd-3rd-generation/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Newly updated, the Mino HD addresses some of the shortcomings of its second-gen brother, but does it do enough? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="900" height="1460" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Flipminohand.jpg?1364316029" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="1000" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/FlipminoHD3rdgen.jpg?1364316029" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="1000" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/Flipminosilver.jpg?1364316029" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Pocketable and sleek, the new Flip Mino HD is the latest in the line of genre-defining video capture devices from Cisco. The original Flip made much of its ease of use and no-faff ability to shoot decent video from the hip, and it’s a concept this third generation model is following to the full.</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £150.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">6 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>Convenient and faff-free, but no longer leader of the pack</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/flip-mino-hd-3rd-generation </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-mino-hd-3rd-generation/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-mino-hd-3rd-generation/review#comments Camcorders Flip Mino HD 3rd Generation Sat, 04 Dec 2010 00:00:00 +0000 admin 15338 at http://www.stuff.tv Video review – Flip MinoHD http://www.stuff.tv/flip/video-review-%E2%80%93-flip-minohd/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Flip pocket cam has evolved yet again and the second-gen Flip MinoHD is probably its best effort yet. But is it good enough to justify that price tag? Watch our video review and find out </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/191790fdamn_0.jpg?1364403920" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Flip's ever growing and evolving catalogue of pocket cams just keeps on getting bigger. Now the second-gen Flip MinoHD has arrived, <a href="http://stuff.tv/Review/Flip-Mino-HD/">replacing its predecessor </a>and bringing with it a larger 2-inch screen, increased storage and a high-end finish. </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/cameras/stuff/video-review-flip-minohd </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/flip/video-review-%E2%80%93-flip-minohd/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/flip/video-review-%E2%80%93-flip-minohd/news#comments Flip Mino HD Mon, 26 Jul 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 14835 at http://www.stuff.tv Next-gen Flip MinoHD gets a spec boost – more memory, HDMI on board http://www.stuff.tv/flip/next-gen-flip-minohd-gets-spec-boost-%E2%80%93%C2%A0more-memory-hdmi-board/news <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> If you were thinking of buying a Flip MinoHD in the next few weeks – hold up. Flip Video has announced its preparing to launch a next-gen additio </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="356" height="236" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/148230aafmn.jpg?1364406492" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>If you were thinking of buying a Flip MinoHD in the next few weeks – hold up. Flip Video has announced its preparing to launch a next-gen addition of its popular pocket camcorder, complete with a considerable boost to its spec sheet.</p> <p>Set to hit shops from 8 April, the new Flip MinoHD will double its memory capacity to 8GB for up to two hours of recording in 720p HD.</p> <p>It'll also get a larger screen, jumping from 1.5- to 2-inches, pack a slightly rounder design and finally feature an HDMI output for playing your videos out on to your HD TV.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /news/cameras/stuff/next-gen-flip-minohd-gets-spec-boost-%E2%80%93%C2%A0more-memory-hdmi-board </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/flip/next-gen-flip-minohd-gets-spec-boost-%E2%80%93%C2%A0more-memory-hdmi-board/news" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/flip/next-gen-flip-minohd-gets-spec-boost-%E2%80%93%C2%A0more-memory-hdmi-board/news#comments Flip Mino HD Thu, 25 Mar 2010 05:00:00 +0000 admin 14281 at http://www.stuff.tv Flip Mino HD http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-mino-hd/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The new Flip has added 720p video to its armoury. Can it gun down the Kodak Zi6 or Creative Vado HD? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="700" height="1389" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/flipminoHD1.jpg?1364299717" /> </div> <div class="field-item even"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="600" height="560" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/flip-mino-hd_1.jpg?1364299717" /> </div> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="1000" height="800" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/flipminoHD.jpg?1364299717" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>Pocket HD camcorders are evolving so fast we can barely keep up. Just as the Flip Mino HD caught up with the <a href="http://stuff.tv/Review/Kodak-Zi6/">Kodak Zi6</a> and <a href="http://stuff.tv/Review/Creative-Vado-HD-review/">Creative Vado HD</a> with 720p recording, Toshiba has raised the bar again by announcing its £130 <a href="http://stuff.tv/News/Toshiba-outs-Camileo-S10-and-P10-cheap-camcorders/12011/">1080p S10</a>. &nbsp;</p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £135.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="video-wrapper brightcove-player-wrapper"> <script language="JavaScript" type="text/javascript" src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/BrightcoveExperiences.js"></script> <script src="http://admin.brightcove.com/js/APIModules_all.js"></script> <div class="brightcove-player"> <object id="myExperience-660791666001" class="BrightcoveExperience"> <param name="bgcolor" value="#000000" /> <param name="playerID" value="" /> <param name="playerKey" value="AQ~~,AAAAEgPmGlk~,Fzd-TvXcznw-P3piHaryQBMeIzWITldz" /> <param name="isVid" value="true" /> <param name="isUI" value="true" /> <param name="dynamicStreaming" value="true" /> <param name="@videoPlayer" value="660791666001" /> <param name="autoStart" value="" /> <param name="htmlFallback" value="true" /> <param name="includeAPI" value="true" /> <param name="templateLoadHandler" value="brightcoveTemplateLoaded" /> <param name="width" value="640px" /> <param name="height" value="360px" /> </object> <!-- This script tag will cause the Brightcove Players defined above it to be created as soon as the line is read by the browser. If you wish to have the player instantiated only after the rest of the HTML is processed and the page load is complete, remove the line. --> <script type="text/javascript">brightcove.createExperiences();</script> </div> </div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>You won’t be dazzled by its video or LCD, but this pocket camcorder is child’s play to use and not bad in low light</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/flip-mino-hd </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-mino-hd/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-mino-hd/review#comments Camcorders Flip Mino HD Thu, 19 Mar 2009 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 12049 at http://www.stuff.tv Flip Mino http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-mino/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Flip have a new addition to their family of web-friendly camcorders. But will the Mino improve on the impressive Ultra? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="2429" height="1822" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/mino3_01.jpg?1364299802" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>With the world going hi-def, it seems a strange time for dirt-cheap, USB camcorders to become hot property. But this netbook moment in shooting video is all thanks to two things: YouTube, and the <a title="Review – Flip Video Ultra" href="http://stuff.tv/Review/Flip-Video-Ultra/" target="_blank">Flip Video.</a></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £120.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">10 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> It still lacks hi-def shooting and a memory card slot, but the Mino is a big improvement on the Ultra </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/flip-mino </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-mino/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-mino/review#comments Camcorders Flip Mino Fri, 07 Nov 2008 06:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 11186 at http://www.stuff.tv Flip Video Ultra http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-video-ultra/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Flip lets you shoot and upload video faster than you can say ‘please don’t put that on YouTube’. But is it better than the Creative Vado? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-main-image"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_main_image" width="2589" height="1942" alt="" src="http://images.cdn.stuff.tv/sites/stuff.tv/files/images/news/flip-ultra-hd-chrome-black-usb-out-300dpi.jpg?1364299859" /> </div> </div> </div> <p>YouTube’s influence, it seems, knows no bounds. Not only has it inspired a daily, global version of <em>You’ve Been Framed</em>, Flip Video UK and Creative have even made mini camcorders whose sole aim is to let you shoot and upload videos without the fuss of converting file formats.</p> <p>The Flip Video Ultra is a solid-state number and feels much more toy-like than the Creative Vado. It’s a somewhat chunky piece of plastic, but is narrow enough to fit comfortably in your hand. </p> <p><strong>Chunky monkey</strong></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £100.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">10 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Flip produces better quality YouTube vids than the Vado, and is a better all-round travel companion </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/flip-video-ultra </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-video-ultra/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/flip/flip-video-ultra/review#comments Camcorders Flip Video Ultra Wed, 09 Jul 2008 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 10406 at http://www.stuff.tv