Your Smartphone is not smart enough? Can’t record HD video or taking high quality photo? If that is so, you will need to buy a dedicated camera or camcorder to do this task. It’s quite cheap these days, a camcorder that could record 720p HD camcoder is about $100+ right now. Also, if you are the type that love rugged camcorder, You might want to check out this new Kodak Playfull Waterproof camcorder.
This Kodak PlayFull is the new waterproof, dustproof and drop proof camcorder that is fairly cheap but has a nice range of features. It has 2-inch LCD display, HDMI output port, Pop-out USB 2.0, SD card slot that support up to 32GB, and weighing in 85 grams only.
As far as the drop-proof feature, what’s been tested is a drop onto plywood, so we have no idea if it can survive a drop to a concrete/cement surface. Kodak PlayFull Camcorder is going to roll out in this late October 2011 for $120 (black version – with 4GB storage included), or $100 for the white version.