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JVC GYHM70E

£949.00
A 4 year old 12MP 1 video camera with satisfactory features but high running costs
12MP 1/2.3" Yes 3kg Sep 2013
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
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JVC GY-HM70 Review

With average features, we have ranked the JVC GY-HM70 number 17 in best selling camcorders and number 143 across all camcorders.
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3 Years Old
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41
Mediocre

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This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a handheld remote control
Full HD
Does not support HDMI
Only 1" optical sensor size

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JVC GY-HM70 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

JVC Camcorders Have Very Good Reviews

JVC is one of the superior video camera brands according to average reviews from experts and users. 78% of those that bought a JVC video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and is over 6 months old and at £949.00 it is more expensive than 76% of video cameras.

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Features

Does Not Support HDMI

The JVC GY-HM70 does not support HDMI, unlike 67% of video cameras which support HDMI.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1/2.3|1" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on video cameras.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The smallest optical zoom of video cameras is 1x, the biggest is 78x, and the average optical zoom is 26x. The optical zoom of the GY-HM70 of only 10x is in the smallest 19% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The JVC GY-HM70's digital zoom of 200x is fairly average compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 51% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Heavy

The average weight of all video cameras is 530g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 7.5kg. The weight of the JVC GY-HM70 of 3kg is in the heaviest 2% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The JVC GY-HM70 has a handheld remote control, which is unusual. 93% of video cameras do not have a handheld remote control.

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Average Display Diagonal

The GY-HM70's display diagonal of 3" is fairly standard compared to most other video cameras. It is in the largest 37% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Full HD

Full HD

The GY-HM70 is Full HD, as are 73% of video cameras.

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Has a Microphone in

The JVC GY-HM70 has a microphone in. 77% of video cameras do not have a microphone in.

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Quite Low Minimum Aperture Number

The minimum aperture number of the JVC GY-HM70 of only 1.2 is very low compared to most other video cameras. It is in the lowest 4% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The minimum aperture numbers of camcorders range from 1.1 to 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.2.

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Very Low Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the GY-HM70 of only 2.8 is in the lowest 19% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The maximum aperture numbers of video cameras range from 1.6 to 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 4.9.

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Quite Big Total Megapixels

The smallest total megapixels of video cameras is 0.3MP, the biggest is 210MP, and the average total megapixels is 8.2MP. The total megapixels of the JVC GY-HM70 of 12MP is in the biggest 23% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The JVC GY-HM70 has an image stabilizer. 66% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camcorder has been on the market since September 2013.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers jvc gyhm70e, gyhm70u
Barcodes 04975769414626

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