Awesome Walmart value day on Kodak Playsport camera/camcorder bundle for $99 shipped!

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  1. loveysbydesign

    loveysbydesign I can pinch a penny so hard you can hear it scream

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    http://www.walmart.com/cp/Value-of-the-Day/1058864?povid=cat14503-env172199-module101210-lLink1_VOD

    Kodak Playsport Video Camera/Camcorder Value Bundle w/ Bonus 4GB Memory Card (Camera, Yellow Float Strap, Rechargeable Battery,& Charger)
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    $99.00

    The Kodak PlaySport has as much appetite for adventure as you do. And it's not afraid to get wet. This audacious little camera can plunge up to 10' under water and capture the entire experience in Full 1080p HD. And you don't need to worry about blurry footage when things get a little shaky. With built-in image stabilization, the Kodak PlaySport will stay steady as a rock. From the waves, to the slopes, to the mud-soaked trails, this baby was made for the extremes. Note: Memory card not included. Purchase of a memory card is highly recommended.

    Kodak PlaySport HD Video Camera Bundle:

    * 5 megapixel 1/2.5" CMOS image sensor delivers high resolution video with excellent color and precision detail
    * 2.0" LCD display allows you to shoot and review your footage on a bright screen that can even be seen in direct sunlight

    Additional Features:

    * Interfaces: HDMI, USB 2.0, AV out
    * Movie Resolution: 1920 x 1080
    * Photo Resolution: 5.3 megapixel
    * Waterproof up to 10'
    * Includes yellow float strap, Li-ion rechargeable battery and USB charger

    Memory Card Specifications:

    * Compatible with SD/SDHC memory cards
    * Internal Memory: 128MB
    * 1 SD/SDHC Slot



    I've been watching this for almost a year! Cheapest I've ever seen it and it comes with memory card and float strap. :goodvibes
    Plus it's the older Zx3 model which has better reviews and interchangeable battery unlike the Zx5!:thumbsup2
     
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  3. seals

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    Just this week mailed my DS's Playsport for repair. The battery wouldn't recharge. From internet research it seems this is a fairly common problem. I don't know yet if they will repair or replace with a refurbished one. I paid $119 at Sams Club in December, and now $8.50 to mail it for repair.
     
  4. loveysbydesign

    loveysbydesign I can pinch a penny so hard you can hear it scream

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    Do you have the Zx3 or Zx5?? This is for the Zx3 which you can buy additional batteries for ;)
     
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    I think the Zx3. We bought another battery (at Best Buy for $42) and it didn't charge either. Contacted Kodak and they said to send it to repair.
     
  6. njsweetP

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    That's a great price. I love our Kodak Playsport. Bought it at the end of last summer to take to the lake with us. We brought it to Disney this June and video taped fireworks at Epcot !! It's a great little camera and as the PP said, you can buy additional batteries, which is always a plus.
    Forgot to mention that Amazon has it for $130..
     
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    I have been looking for a good underwater camera since I usually go with the disposable waterproof cameras and the photo quality is terrible. Can someone confirm this camera also takes still photos in addition to the video?
     
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    Yes, this camera takes still photos.
     
  9. loveysbydesign

    loveysbydesign I can pinch a penny so hard you can hear it scream

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    There are some awesome videos on youtube that a family used this camera for while on the Disney Cruise...that sold me!
     
  10. hsmamato2

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    I got this camera,and returned it. couldn't get the video to transfer to my computer:confused3 I think it was defective.....
     
  11. torinsmom

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    Love my Playsport! I paid $117 around Christmas. It takes great video and I have tested it in the ocean with success. The only concern I had was that if you don't take pics for a few minutes, it turns off(good) and when you turn it back on, it reverts to non-waterproof status(not good). I was just careful not to go too long between pictures. Here's one of the pics I took with the PS at the beach...

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