JVC GY-HM170 vs JVC GY-HM200

JVC GY-HM170
JVC GY-HM200

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Reasons For

4 Reasons For
A lot lighter Edit
The JVC GY-HM170 has a weight of 1.1kg, however the JVC GY-HM200 is a 1.6kg weight camcorder (440g heavier). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

70% smaller Edit
The JVC GY-HM170 is a 112mm high camcorder. That's 78mm smaller than the JVC GY-HM200 (190mm).
Cheaper by £720
The JVC GY-HM170 costs £720 less than the JVC GY-HM200.
1 shops are selling it
A greater number of shops increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder.
3 Reasons For
Two USB 2.0 ports Edit
The number of USB 2.0 ports on the JVC GY-HM200 is two, but the JVC GY-HM170 only has one USB 2.0 port.
Smaller Edit
JVC GY-HM200 is 263mm deep, but the JVC GY-HM170 is a 299mm deep camcorder (36mm bigger).
Smaller Edit
JVC GY-HM200 is 135mm wide, but the JVC GY-HM170 is a 153mm wide camcorder (18mm bigger).

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
One less USB 2.0 port Edit
The JVC GY-HM170 has one USB 2.0 port, however the JVC GY-HM200 only has two USB 2.0 ports.
13% bigger Edit
The JVC GY-HM170 has a depth of 299mm. That's 36mm bigger than the JVC GY-HM200 (263mm).
12% bigger Edit
The JVC GY-HM170 has a width of 153mm. That's 18mm bigger than the JVC GY-HM200 (135mm).
4 Reasons Against
Heavier Edit
The JVC GY-HM200 is a 1.6kg weight camcorder. That's 440g heavier than the JVC GY-HM170 (1.6kg). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

A lot bigger Edit
The JVC GY-HM200 has a height of 190mm, however the JVC GY-HM170 is a 112mm high camcorder (78mm smaller).
£720 more expensive
The JVC GY-HM200 is more expensive than the JVC GY-HM170 by £720.
Not as many stockists
Only 5 sellers sells the JVC GY-HM200, however 6 stores sell the JVC GY-HM170. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

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Date Released

19 months Ago 19 months Ago

Image Sensor

Sensor Size
12.4MP 12.4MP
Optical Sensor Size
 1/2
 1/2
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 12x
Digital Zoom
12x 12x
Image Stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
Interchangeable Lens
 Interchangeable lens
 Interchangeable lens
Maximum Focal Length
354mm 354mm
Minimum Focal Length
29.5mm 29.5mm
Filter Size
62mm 62mm
Focal Length Range
4.67 - 56.04 4.67 - 56.04

Storage

Memory Card Slot
2 2
Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SDXC
 SDHC
Storage Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card

Shutter

Shutter Speed
1/4 - 1/10000 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Screen Size
3.5" 3.5"
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
Display Resolution
920,000 pixels 920,000 pixels

Viewfinder

Viewfinder
 Electronic
 Electronic

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
 handheld
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
 Full HD
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Mode
 2160p
 1080p
 2160p
 1080p
Video Format
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
Maximum Video Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC

Audio

Audio Format
 LPCM
 AC3
 PCM
 LPCM
 AC3
 PCM

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
USB 2.0 Port
1 2
BEST
Headphone Out Port
 Headphone out port
 Headphone out port
S-Video Out Port
 S-Video out port
 S-Video out port
PictBridge
 PictBridge
 PictBridge
XLR in Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 XLR in port

Battery

Battery Type
BN-VF823 SSL-JVC50
Battery Voltage
7.2V 7.4V
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40
Operating Relative Humidity Range
30 - 80 30 - 80
Storage Temperature Range
-20 - 50 -20 - 50

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
1.1kg
BEST
1.6kg
Height
112mm
BEST
190mm
Depth
299mm 263mm
BEST
Width
153mm 135mm
BEST

Packaging Content

Included Battery
 Included battery
 Included battery
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
 AC adapter included

Other Features

USB Connectivity
 USB connectivity
 USB connectivity
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