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Best Buy customers often prefer the following products when searching for video cameras for kids.

If you're looking to get a video camera for your child, there are a few things to consider. First, you'll want to make sure the camera is easy to use and that it takes good videos. You'll also want to make sure it's durable and can stand up to lots of use. Browse the top-ranked list of video cameras for kids below along with associated reviews and opinions.

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  1. Canon - PowerShot G7 X Mark II 20.1-Megapixel Digital Video Camera - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "I don’t know a lot about photography, but I love this camera!! I take it everywhere with me. I’m constantly making videos of my children as well as myself. ...Awesome Camera...My child loves it. Great little camera. Quality of photos are great. "

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    Combining professional-level photography within a slim body, this Canon Powershot camera gives you the best of DSLR photography with compact camera convenience. A 20.1-megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 7 processing deliver fabulous photos, and a 4.2x optical zoom means you can get super-close to the action. The integrated Wi-Fi on this Canon Powershot camera lets you instantly connect and transfer your images. .
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    "I don’t know a lot about photography, but I love this camera!! I take it everywhere with me. I’m constantly making videos of my children as well as myself. ...Awesome Camera...My child loves it. Great little camera. Quality of photos are great. "

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    Combining professional-level photography within a slim body, this Canon Powershot camera gives you the best of DSLR photography with compact camera convenience. A 20.1-megapixel CMOS sensor and DIGIC 7 processing deliver fabulous photos, and a 4.2x optical zoom means you can get super-close to the action. The integrated Wi-Fi on this Canon Powershot camera lets you instantly connect and transfer your images. .
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  2. GoPro - HERO12 Black Action Camera - Black - Angle_Zoom

    Model: CHDHX-121-TH/CHDHX-121-CN
    SKU: 6554864
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    "Great camera...I bought this so I could have a camera I could hand to my children and I have not been disappointed! ...The camera is perfect for everything. Vlogging, family vacations, pet videos, snowboarding, snorkeling, recording special moments with your kids, skydiving…or even just taking wide angle picture with a super crisp lenses, which is easy to replace on the go. "

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    Incredible image quality, even better HyperSmooth video stabilization and a huge boost in battery life come together in the new GoPro HERO12 Black. It takes superb 5.3K video and adds High Dynamic Range (HDR) to capture once in a lifetime journeys and amazing everyday moments in even more detail. Thanks to its improved power management, it delivers 2x longer continuous recording at 5.3K60 (70 minutes). Tough, lightweight and easily mountable for hands-free recording, it’s ready for anything (on land or in the water) while advanced video stabilization keeps your footage smooth over rough terrain. After recording, simply plug in your GoPro. While it’s charging, your footage will automatically upload to the cloud and be sent to your phone as a highlight video that lets you relive your adventure and share the fun.
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    "Great camera...I bought this so I could have a camera I could hand to my children and I have not been disappointed! ...The camera is perfect for everything. Vlogging, family vacations, pet videos, snowboarding, snorkeling, recording special moments with your kids, skydiving…or even just taking wide angle picture with a super crisp lenses, which is easy to replace on the go. "

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    Incredible image quality, even better HyperSmooth video stabilization and a huge boost in battery life come together in the new GoPro HERO12 Black. It takes superb 5.3K video and adds High Dynamic Range (HDR) to capture once in a lifetime journeys and amazing everyday moments in even more detail. Thanks to its improved power management, it delivers 2x longer continuous recording at 5.3K60 (70 minutes). Tough, lightweight and easily mountable for hands-free recording, it’s ready for anything (on land or in the water) while advanced video stabilization keeps your footage smooth over rough terrain. After recording, simply plug in your GoPro. While it’s charging, your footage will automatically upload to the cloud and be sent to your phone as a highlight video that lets you relive your adventure and share the fun.
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  3. GoPro - HERO12 Creator Edition Action Camera - Black - Angle_Zoom
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    "Great Cameron great videos waterproof awesome my kids love this camera when they’re in the water...The Best Action Camera Just Got Better!...Simply put, the best action camera just got better! I have been using GoPro cameras for years and I have absolutely never considered using another action camera. "

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    The HERO12 Black Creator Edition is an all-in-one content capturing powerhouse that makes vlogging, filmmaking and live streaming easier than ever. Packing pro-quality 5.3K 60 video and Emmy Award-winning HyperSmooth 6.0 video stabilization, it puts all the tools you need to tell your story in the palm of your hand. It features High Dynamic Range (HDR) video and photo, a variety of aspect ratios (including full frame 8:7) and 10-bit encoding with Log to deliver great footage and maximum post-production flexibility. The versatile battery grip delivers over 5 hours of 4K recording time per charge and features built-in buttons that let you comfortably control the camera during long shoots. This complete system also has a directional microphone that reduces ambient noise, Bluetooth audio for use with your wireless mic, an LED light and multiple options for transferring footage including wireless, wired and with your SD card.
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    "Great Cameron great videos waterproof awesome my kids love this camera when they’re in the water...The Best Action Camera Just Got Better!...Simply put, the best action camera just got better! I have been using GoPro cameras for years and I have absolutely never considered using another action camera. "

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    The HERO12 Black Creator Edition is an all-in-one content capturing powerhouse that makes vlogging, filmmaking and live streaming easier than ever. Packing pro-quality 5.3K 60 video and Emmy Award-winning HyperSmooth 6.0 video stabilization, it puts all the tools you need to tell your story in the palm of your hand. It features High Dynamic Range (HDR) video and photo, a variety of aspect ratios (including full frame 8:7) and 10-bit encoding with Log to deliver great footage and maximum post-production flexibility. The versatile battery grip delivers over 5 hours of 4K recording time per charge and features built-in buttons that let you comfortably control the camera during long shoots. This complete system also has a directional microphone that reduces ambient noise, Bluetooth audio for use with your wireless mic, an LED light and multiple options for transferring footage including wireless, wired and with your SD card.
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  4. GoPro - HERO12 Black Action Camera Bundle - Black - Alt_View_Zoom_1

    Model: CHDRB-121-TH/CHDRB-121-RW
    SKU: 6561204
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    "The bundle was priced well and shipped on time. Videos and photos look great. My kid loves it for actions shots....Best action camera!!...Excelente action videos and camera features! Sturdy and waterproof, my children are having lots of fun with the GoPro 12!!"

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    This awesome bundle comes with everything you need to capture and share amazing GoPro footage. It includes the GoPro HERO12 Black—a tough, lightweight camera with incredible image quality, even better HyperSmooth video stabilization and a huge boost in battery life. Thanks to its improved power management, it delivers 2x longer continuous recording at 5.3K60 (70 minutes). After recording, simply charge your GoPro and your footage will auto-upload to the cloud and a highlight video will be automatically sent to you. This bundle also includes The Handler (Floating Hand Grip), Head Strap 2.0, an extra Enduro battery and a case.
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    "The bundle was priced well and shipped on time. Videos and photos look great. My kid loves it for actions shots....Best action camera!!...Excelente action videos and camera features! Sturdy and waterproof, my children are having lots of fun with the GoPro 12!!"

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    This awesome bundle comes with everything you need to capture and share amazing GoPro footage. It includes the GoPro HERO12 Black—a tough, lightweight camera with incredible image quality, even better HyperSmooth video stabilization and a huge boost in battery life. Thanks to its improved power management, it delivers 2x longer continuous recording at 5.3K60 (70 minutes). After recording, simply charge your GoPro and your footage will auto-upload to the cloud and a highlight video will be automatically sent to you. This bundle also includes The Handler (Floating Hand Grip), Head Strap 2.0, an extra Enduro battery and a case.
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  5. DJI - Osmo Pocket 3 Creator Combo 3-Axis Stabilized 4K Handheld Camera with Rotatable Touchscreen - Gray - Angle_Zoom
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    "This video camera is awesome. The clarity of the videos and ease of use make this well worth the price....Almost the perfect camera!...Everything about this camera almost replaces your old video camera, your SLR camera, your microphones. "

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    Osmo Pocket 3 features a powerful 1-inch CMOS sensor that puts detail-rich imaging right in the palm of your hand. With a 2-inch rotatable touchscreen and full-pixel fast focusing, go horizontal or vertical for more precise awareness and control. 4K/120fps, three-axis mechanical stabilization, and a host of intelligent features make Pocket 3 ready for any moving moment.
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    "This video camera is awesome. The clarity of the videos and ease of use make this well worth the price....Almost the perfect camera!...Everything about this camera almost replaces your old video camera, your SLR camera, your microphones. "

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    Osmo Pocket 3 features a powerful 1-inch CMOS sensor that puts detail-rich imaging right in the palm of your hand. With a 2-inch rotatable touchscreen and full-pixel fast focusing, go horizontal or vertical for more precise awareness and control. 4K/120fps, three-axis mechanical stabilization, and a host of intelligent features make Pocket 3 ready for any moving moment.
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  6. Vivitar - Digital Camcorder - Black - Angle_Zoom

    Model: DVR5K-BLK-STK-4
    SKU: 6516943
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    "Camera...Nice little camera for my sister-in-law she loves cameras. She’s been using it a lot to video tape and she loves it. ...Great value for beginners looking to get into video. Good for younger children and teens love it."

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    Capture memories as they happen—day or night—with the Vivitar 4K HD Digital Camcorder. Record 4K HD videos and take 48 megapixel still images with clarity and ease thanks to the 3.0" IPS touch high definition TFT-LCD(16:9)screen. 16x super digital zoom helps you get closer to the action, while a built-in infrared light provides the ability to shoot in both low-light and nighttime conditions.
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    "Camera...Nice little camera for my sister-in-law she loves cameras. She’s been using it a lot to video tape and she loves it. ...Great value for beginners looking to get into video. Good for younger children and teens love it."

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    Capture memories as they happen—day or night—with the Vivitar 4K HD Digital Camcorder. Record 4K HD videos and take 48 megapixel still images with clarity and ease thanks to the 3.0" IPS touch high definition TFT-LCD(16:9)screen. 16x super digital zoom helps you get closer to the action, while a built-in infrared light provides the ability to shoot in both low-light and nighttime conditions.
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  7. GoPro - HERO11 Black Action Camera Bundle - Black - Alt_View_Zoom_1
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    "Compact and dependable, Nice video quality...This is awesome for kids. We have mounted to bike for videos on YouTube....Football videos...My kid love it! He records all of his football moves!"

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    Capture. Charge. Relax. That's all it takes to get incredible highlight videos sent to your phone automatically. Start by capturing your adventures with HERO11 Black-the most powerful GoPro yet. It features front and rear LCD screens that let you frame your shots perfectly, plus a new image sensor that unleashes the tallest and widest field of view ever on a HERO camera. The result is higher image quality, better video stabilization and the flexibility to turn your footage into wide cinematic shots or extra-tall vertical shots for social posts. 5.3K video and 27MP photos help you relive your best moments in stunning detail, while Emmy Award-winning HyperSmooth 5.0 stabilization with Horizon Lock keeps your footage straight even if your camera rotates a full 360°. After your adventure, simply plug in HERO11 Black to charge and kick back. While you're relaxing, your footage is uploaded to the cloud, automatically turned into an amazing highlight video and sent to your phone-ready to share.
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    "Compact and dependable, Nice video quality...This is awesome for kids. We have mounted to bike for videos on YouTube....Football videos...My kid love it! He records all of his football moves!"

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    Capture. Charge. Relax. That's all it takes to get incredible highlight videos sent to your phone automatically. Start by capturing your adventures with HERO11 Black-the most powerful GoPro yet. It features front and rear LCD screens that let you frame your shots perfectly, plus a new image sensor that unleashes the tallest and widest field of view ever on a HERO camera. The result is higher image quality, better video stabilization and the flexibility to turn your footage into wide cinematic shots or extra-tall vertical shots for social posts. 5.3K video and 27MP photos help you relive your best moments in stunning detail, while Emmy Award-winning HyperSmooth 5.0 stabilization with Horizon Lock keeps your footage straight even if your camera rotates a full 360°. After your adventure, simply plug in HERO11 Black to charge and kick back. While you're relaxing, your footage is uploaded to the cloud, automatically turned into an amazing highlight video and sent to your phone-ready to share.
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  8. DJI - Pocket 2 Creator Combo 3-Axis Stabilized 4K Handheld Camera - Black - Alt_View_Zoom_2
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    "This DJI is the best 4k video camera I currently own. I small and works well on all my motion videos I take....The quality of the pictures and videos is impressive. I use this to capture those active moments of my children, especially when I want to extend the battery life of my cellphone. "

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    Pocket-sized and extremely portable, DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny camera that lets you single-handedly record memorable moments. Equipped to stabilize movement and take sharp photos and smooth videos, Pocket 2 gives you the freedom to create magic at hand.
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    "This DJI is the best 4k video camera I currently own. I small and works well on all my motion videos I take....The quality of the pictures and videos is impressive. I use this to capture those active moments of my children, especially when I want to extend the battery life of my cellphone. "

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    Pocket-sized and extremely portable, DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny camera that lets you single-handedly record memorable moments. Equipped to stabilize movement and take sharp photos and smooth videos, Pocket 2 gives you the freedom to create magic at hand.
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  9. Sony - Handycam CX405 Flash Memory Camcorder - Black - Angle_Zoom
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    "Great camera for kids sports....I love my camera it's small but does the job. Clear videos of all my kids sporting events....Great video/camera for kids...Would recommend to any child/beginner!"

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    Utilizing Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, a BIONZ X image processor and an Exmor R CMOS sensor, this Sony Handycam HDRCX405/B camcorder enables you to capture video footage with 1920 x 1080 resolution and sharp still images.
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    "Great camera for kids sports....I love my camera it's small but does the job. Clear videos of all my kids sporting events....Great video/camera for kids...Would recommend to any child/beginner!"

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    Utilizing Optical SteadyShot image stabilization, a BIONZ X image processor and an Exmor R CMOS sensor, this Sony Handycam HDRCX405/B camcorder enables you to capture video footage with 1920 x 1080 resolution and sharp still images.
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  10. Canon - EOS Rebel T7 DSLR Video Camera with 18-55mm Lens - Black - Front_Zoom
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    "Great for a first timer or a seasoned photographer. My child loves it!...Good starter camera...I use it mostly for YouTube videos and recording my kids’ sports games. It works really good for both. "

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    Take professional-looking photos with this Canon DSLR camera bundle. The 24.1-megapixel CMOS sensor captures the smallest details, even in low light, and the optical image stabilizer technology ensures handheld shots are sharp. The 18-55mm lens included in this Canon DSLR camera bundle is suitable for taking wide-angle pictures or zooming in for portraits..
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    "Great for a first timer or a seasoned photographer. My child loves it!...Good starter camera...I use it mostly for YouTube videos and recording my kids’ sports games. It works really good for both. "

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    Take professional-looking photos with this Canon DSLR camera bundle. The 24.1-megapixel CMOS sensor captures the smallest details, even in low light, and the optical image stabilizer technology ensures handheld shots are sharp. The 18-55mm lens included in this Canon DSLR camera bundle is suitable for taking wide-angle pictures or zooming in for portraits..
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