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Vivitar ViviCam 8300s

Vivitar ViviCam 8300s
alaScore 81

32 reviews

Oct, 2019

alaTest has collected and analyzed 32 reviews from magazines and websites.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Digital Compact Cameras the Vivitar ViviCam 8300s is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Best Camera I have Ever Owned


The manual states it can have up to 1gb of ram, BUT Kingston sells SD/2GB-U which is a 2gb card that works with the camera, which is what i am using, and it works fine. If you go to this link, there are several links to pictures, which were taking with...

Cheap price! Excellent picture quality ; Comes with the charger and rechargeable battery, which i love over AA's or AAA's ; Its videos are of great quality as well

The camera is a bit loud when zooming in and out, but other than that, i see nothing wrong with the camera. Its not sooooo loud that i will give it below a 5 egg rating

Jul, 2007

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Don't waste your money


I was very disappointed with the Vivitar 8300s. It seemed like a good product & value after doing the research, but this camera is not a great investment. The pictures are very grainy unless you are in just the right light. Low light and bright outdoor...

Fairly simple to operate

Poor picture quality, shutter lapse, and battery life

Apr, 2008

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Disappointed by Vivitar 8300s


The Vivitar 8300s has been a huge disappointment. Our Olympus 5050 takes far better pictures, even with only 5 MP. A friend's Pentax 5MP takes far better pictures, too. The first 8300s we had completely shut down after six weeks (including one two ...

It's easy to use, has a large LCD screen, and an optical view finder

The Vivitar 8300s does not focus on faces, even in portrait mode

Jan, 2007

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Not that good


Cheap, good for daytime pictures, leather case.

Problem of freezing up, poor under low light condition, poor battery life.

Dec, 2006

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Vivitar ViviCam 8300s Digital Camera is just perfect!


Picture Monitor size is great. Very Easy to use and learn.

So far I haven't found anything I didn't like about it.

Aug, 2006

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Fantastic Value


I bought this camera for my wife for Christmas from Woot after doing some comparative research suggested that this was the best deal out there for the pixels. Vivitar does not have a strong brand in the US, but having spent a lot of time in Europe I ...

Specifications, Value for Money, Size, Performance

Cheap case

Apr, 2006

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