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JVC GY-HM600

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JVC GY-HM600

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JVC GY-HM600
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A good spec but moderately out of date 23x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera
23x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 2.2MP 1" Dec 2015
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JVC GY-HM600 Review

Released 2 years ago and with very good features, we have ranked the JVC GY-HM600 number 198 across all camcorders.
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Features
Good Features
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Age
2 Years Old
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

HP camcorders have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an image stabilizer
Supports HDMI
1/3-inch 12-bit CMOS sensors (1920 x 1080 x 3)
F11 sensitivity
23x fujinon auto focus zoom lens with manual functions
F1.6-3.0, 23x, f=4.1-94.3mm (35mm conversion:29 to 667mm)
Optical image stabilizer
3 position ND filter (1/4, 1/16, 1/64)
0.45-inch 1.22m pixel color viewfinder
3.5-inch 920k pixel LCD display with focus assist
SDXC/SDHC memory card recording (2 slots for dual-backup, continuous recording)
Large file size support with SDXC card
50Mbps h.264 extreme high quality mode (xhq)
Very small total megapixels
Heavier than average

JVC GY-HM600 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

JVC Video Cameras Have Very Good Reviews

On average JVC camcorders have very good reviews. 78% of those that bought a JVC camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

This camcorder has been on the market since December 2015.

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

The GY-HM600's total megapixels of only 2.2MP is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 89% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Across all the camcorders the total megapixels range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP.

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Heavier Than Average

The weights of video cameras range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The weight of the JVC GY-HM600 of 2.4kg is heavier than 95% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The JVC GY-HM600's optical zoom of 23x is fairly typical compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 35% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the GY-HM600 of 0.333" is pretty average compared to most other video cameras. It is larger than 43% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many camcorders.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The GY-HM600 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The GY-HM600 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of camcorders is 1.3", the largest is 9", and the average display diagonal is 3". The GY-HM600's display diagonal of 3.5" is in the largest 9% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Full HD

Full HD

The GY-HM600 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Has a Microphone in

The GY-HM600 has a microphone in, unlike 75% of camcorders which do not have a microphone in.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

gyhm600u

Barcodes:

00046838049040

JVC GY-HM600

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