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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K
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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K

A 3 year old Full HD 1,700 gram camcorder with average reviews
4/3" Yes 1.7kg No Jun 2014
Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K Review

With good reviews and at over 3 years old, we have ranked the Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K number 298 across all camcorders.
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6 Reviews
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Average Features
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3 Years Old
Overall Score
42
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 42?

It has very good user reviews but below average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 63%. Panasonic video cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest video cameras 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Full HD
Has a microphone in
Does not have a built-in flash
Does not have a built-in display

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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Poor Expert Reviews

Camcorder expert review site gamesradar.com scored this video camera 50 out of 100. If all the camcorders are ranked by average expert review score then this Blackmagic Design video camera is in the bottom 5%.

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Blackmagic Design Video Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

Blackmagic Design is one of the superior video camera manufacturers according to average expert and user reviews, and Blackmagic Design also has very good ratings for its camcorders.


Features

Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Like most other video cameras, the Production Camera 4K does not have a built-in flash. 86% of camcorders do not have a built-in flash.

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Has a Microphone in

The Production Camera 4K has a microphone in, which is unusual. 77% of camcorders do not have a microphone in.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Production Camera 4K is Full HD, as are 73% of camcorders.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Display

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K does not have a built-in display, unlike most other video cameras. 68% of camcorders have a built-in display.

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Heavy

The Production Camera 4K's weight of 1.7kg is in the heaviest 9% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Across all the camcorders the weights range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 530g.

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Supports Remote Operation

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K supports remote operation. 95% of camcorders do not support remote operation.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Production Camera 4K has a maximum maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most common resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Camcorders resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 6528 x 3672 pixels (best).

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Very Short Battery Life (max)

The battery life (max) of the Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K of only 1.5h is fairly short compared to most other camcorders. It is in the shortest 21% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. Camcorders have battery life (max) of between 0.083h and 8,700h, and the average battery life (max) is 53h.

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Fairly Large Display Diagonal

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K's display diagonal of 5" is very large compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 2% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The display diagonals of camcorders range from 0.24" to 11", and the average display diagonal is 3".

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Tripod Mountable

The Production Camera 4K is tripod mountable. 86% of video cameras are not tripod mountable.

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Does Not Support HDMI

The Production Camera 4K does not support HDMI, unlike 67% of camcorders which support HDMI.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K has an interchangeable lens, unlike 94% of camcorders which do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

Blackmagic Design released the Production Camera 4K in June 2014.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers blackmagic design bmdcinecamprod4kpl, blackmagic design bmdcinecamprod4kef, blackmagic design cinecamprod4kpl, which bmdcinecamprod4kef, which bmdcinecamprod4kpl, code bmdcinecamprod4kef
Barcodes 09338716001945, 09338716002867

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