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Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD
Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD
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Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD Camcorder

£1,112.40
2/3 2kg 10.1" Sep 2014
Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Display Diagonal Release Date
Good brand
Quite fast maximum frame rate
Very large display diagonal
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Good Brand

Blackmagic Design is one of the superior camcorder brands according to average reviews from experts and users, and Blackmagic Design also has good ratings for its camcorders.


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Released Over Two Years Ago

Blackmagic Design released the Studio Camera HD in September 2014.


Display

Very Large Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 10.1 inches, the Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD has one of the largest display diagonals amongst camcorders of this age. The smallest display diagonal of camcorders of a similar age and type to this camcorder is 1.3", the largest is 11", and the average display diagonal is 3.5".

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Video

Quite Fast Maximum Frame Rate

Across all the camcorders of this spec and age the maximum frame rates range from 25fps to 60fps. The Studio Camera HD has one of the faster maximum frame rates (60 frames per second) amongst camcorders of this age.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Studio Camera HD is Full HD. Most of the other camcorders that have been on the market for around the same time as this camcorder also are Full HD.

There are a number of other Full HD video cameras currently available which you might want to look at including cheaper video cameras such as the Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema (£839).

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camcorder supports a video resolutions of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly supported video resolutions on camcorders of this age and spec.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This camcorder has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many similar spec video cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Battery

Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

The average battery life (max) of video cameras of this spec and age is 2.1h. At 4 hours, the Studio Camera HD has a quite long battery life (max) compared to most of the other camcorders that were released more than two years ago.

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Design

Tripod Mountable

The Studio Camera HD is tripod mountable, as are most of the other camcorders that came out more than two years ago.

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Camera

Has a Remotely Operated

The Studio Camera HD has a remotely operated. Most of the other video cameras of this spec and age also have a remotely operated.

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Ports & Interfaces

Has a DC-In Jack

The Studio Camera HD has a DC-in jack, as do most of the other comparable spec video cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to this camcorder.

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Has a Microphone in

The Studio Camera HD has a microphone in. Most of the other video cameras of a similar spec and age to this camcorder also have a microphone in.

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Has an XLR in

The Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD has an XLR in, as do most of the other camcorders of a comparable type and age to this video camera.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD has a headphone outputs. Most of the other video cameras of this type and age also have a headphone outputs.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The Studio Camera HD has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other camcorders of this type and age.

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Packaging Content

Has an AC Adapter Included

The Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD has an AC adapter included. Most of the other similar spec camcorders that are a comparable age to this video camera also have an AC adapter included.

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Image Sensor

2/3" Optical Sensor Size

The biggest optical sensor size of the Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD is 2/3". That's over two times the optical sensor size of the most frequently found optical sensor size of 1". The optical sensor size of all camcorders of a similar spec and age to this video camera ranges from 4/3" (worst) to 1/2" (best).

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Weight & Dimensions

Heavy

The average weight of video cameras of a similar spec and age to this video camera is 1.3kg. The Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD is fairly heavy (2 kilograms) compared to most of the other camcorders of this type and age.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 09338716002560

Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD Review Sources

To prepare this Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD review we compared this camcorder to 576 other models. For each camcorder that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 138,553 product attributes, 23,579 camcorder reviews and 1,695,800 historical camcorder prices from 164 camcorder retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this camcorder compared to the other models as well as any areas where this camcorder is lacking.

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