JVC GY-HM170 vs JVC GY-HM200
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JVC GY-HM170vsJVC GY-HM200

JVC GY-HM170

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score

JVC GY-HM170

£1,667.87
Our Verdict:
A top-quality but 3 year old 12x optical zoom 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution camcorder, representing only average value for money
53
Value for Money
Average
90
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
2 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good
12x 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 12.4MP 1" Jun 2015
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 12x
Max Video Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Total Megapixels 12.4MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Jun 2015
JVC GY-HM200

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

JVC GY-HM200

£1,769.00
Our Verdict:
A powerful but 3 year old 12x optical zoom 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution video camera, representing only middle of the road value for money
56
Value for Money
Average
90
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
2 Years Old
74
Overall Score
Very Good
12x 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 12.4MP 1" Jun 2015
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 12x
Max Video Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Total Megapixels 12.4MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Jun 2015
JVC GY-HM170

73

Overall Score

73

Overall Score

JVC GY-HM170

£1,667.87
Our Verdict:
A top-quality but 3 year old 12x optical zoom 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution camcorder, representing only average value for money
53
Value for Money
Average
90
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
2 Years Old
73
Overall Score
Very Good
12x 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 12.4MP 1" Jun 2015
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 12x
Max Video Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Total Megapixels 12.4MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Jun 2015
JVC GY-HM200

74

Overall Score

74

Overall Score

JVC GY-HM200

£1,769.00
Our Verdict:
A powerful but 3 year old 12x optical zoom 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution video camera, representing only middle of the road value for money
56
Value for Money
Average
90
Features
Fully-Featured
76
Age
2 Years Old
74
Overall Score
Very Good
12x 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 12.4MP 1" Jun 2015
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Optical Zoom 12x
Max Video Resolution 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Total Megapixels 12.4MP
Optical Sensor Size 1"
Release Date Jun 2015

Top Prices

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£1,667.87
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Reasons For

JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
2 Reasons For
A Lot Lighter
The JVC GY-HM170 has a weight of 1.1kg, however the JVC GY-HM200 is a 1.6kg camcorder (440g heavier).

This denotes the weight of the camcorder, including battery.

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

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Cheaper by £101
The JVC GY-HM170 costs £101.13 less than the JVC GY-HM200.
1 Reason For
More Shops Are Selling it
The more retailers stock this camcorder, the greater competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.

Date Released

JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
32 months old 32 months old

Key Features

Weight

This denotes the weight of the camcorder, including battery.

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

Specification

 
 
 
Lens System JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
Optical Zoom 12x 12x
Digital Zoom 12x 12x
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 354mm 354mm
Minimum Aperture Number 1.2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 29.5mm 29.5mm
Maximum Aperture Number 3.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size 62mm 62mm
Focal Length Range (f-F)
 
 
 
Video JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
Max Video Resolution
3840 x 2160 (4K)
 3840 x 2160 (4K)
3840 x 2160 (4K)
 3840 x 2160 (4K)
HD Type
Full HD HD
HD
 Full HD
 HD
 HD
Full HD HD
HD
 Full HD
 HD
 HD
Supported Video Modes
2160p 1080p
60p
 2160p
 1080p
 60p
2160p 1080p
60p
 2160p
 1080p
 60p
 
 
 
Image Sensor JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
Total Megapixels 12.4MP 12.4MP
Optical Sensor Size 1" 1"
Sensor Type
CMOS
 CMOS
CMOS
 CMOS
 
 
 
Storage JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
Memory Slots 2 2
Compatible Memory Cards
SDXC SDHC
 SDXC
 SDHC
SDXC SDHC
 SDXC
 SDHC
Camcorder Media Type
Memory card
 Memory card
Memory card
 Memory card
 
 
 
Shutter JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
Camera Shutter Speed Unknown - Click to provide data
 
 
 
Display JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
Display Diagonal 3.5" 3.5"
Display Resolution (numeric) 920,000 Pixels 920,000 Pixels
 
 
 
Viewfinder JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
Viewfinder Type
Electronic
 Electronic
Electronic
 Electronic
 
 
 
Ports & Interfaces JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
USB 2.0 Port 1 2
BEST
 
 
 
Battery JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
Battery Type
Battery Voltage 7.2V 7.4V
Battery Technology
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 
 
 
Operational Conditions JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
Operating Temperature (T-T)
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
Storage Temperature (T-T)
 
 
 
Weight & Dimensions JVC GY-HM170 JVC GY-HM200
Weight 1.1kg
BEST
1.6kg
Height 112mm 190mm
Depth 299mm 263mm
Width 153mm 135mm

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