Close
JVC GYHM850E
JVC GY-HM850
4 Images
Share on

Loading image...

44

Overall Score

JVC GYHM850E

£5,149.00
A relatively new but inferior value for money 2.2MP 0.33333333333333" video camera
2.2MP 1" Yes 4kg Aug 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Digibroadcast
Out of stock
JVC GY-HM850CHE
£4,545.60
Go to Store
Wex Photographic
JVC GY-HM850CHE
JVC GY-HM850E HD Shoulder-mount ENG/Studio Camcorder
£5,149.00
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
2 Prices from 2 Stores | £5,149.00
 Show All Prices - Show Fewer Prices Get Price Alerts
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

JVC GY-HM850 Review

Released just 11 months ago but with mediocre features, we have ranked the JVC GY-HM850 number 140 across all camcorders.
10
Value for Money
Poor
48
Features
Average Features
79
Age
12 Months Old
44
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 45?

Canon camcorders have excellent reviews in general.
With it being less than a year since it was released by JVC, this camcorder features some of the latest camcorder technology. View the latest video cameras 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has an image stabilizer
Fairly large display diagonal
Very small total megapixels
Very heavy

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks.
Get Price Alerts.

JVC GY-HM850 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

JVC Has Very Good Camcorder Reviews

Camcorders built by JVC have very good ratings on average compared to other brands. 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 is under a year old but has mediocre features and at £5,149.00 it is more expensive than 97% of camcorders.

Price Has Gone Up by £603 (12%)

There was a cheaper price of £4,545.60 at Digibroadcast 24 hours ago.

Chart Hide Chart View full price history

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

The GY-HM850's total megapixels of only 2.2MP is in the smallest 11% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average total megapixels of all camcorders is 8.2MP, with the smallest being 0.3MP and the biggest being 210MP.

What does "total megapixels" mean? Less Edit

Very Heavy

The JVC GY-HM850's weight of 4kg is very heavy compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 1% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The average weight of all video cameras is 520g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 7.5kg.

What does "weight" mean? Less Edit

Average Optical Sensor Size

The GY-HM850's optical sensor size of 0.333" is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 58% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

What does "optical sensor size" mean? Less Edit

Average Maximum Video Resolution

The maximum video resolution of the GY-HM850 of 1,920 pixels is pretty standard compared to most other video cameras. It is in the highest 16% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

What does "maximum video resolution" mean? Less Edit

Has an Image Stabilizer

The JVC GY-HM850 has an image stabilizer, as do 66% of video cameras.

What is an image stabilizer? Less Edit

Average Digital Zoom

The JVC GY-HM850's digital zoom of 20x is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 26% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

What does "digital zoom" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Fairly Large Display Diagonal

Video cameras have display diagonals of between 0.24" and 11", and the average display diagonal is 3". The GY-HM850's display diagonal of 4.3" is in the largest 2% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

What does "display diagonal" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Supports HDMI

HDMI

The JVC GY-HM850 supports HDMI, as do 67% of video cameras.

What is HDMI? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has an Interchangeable Lens

The GY-HM850 has an interchangeable lens, unlike 94% of camcorders which do not have an interchangeable lens.

What is an interchangeable lens? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Has a Microphone in

The GY-HM850 has a microphone in. 77% of video cameras do not have a microphone in.

What is a microphone in? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Full HD

Full HD

The JVC GY-HM850 is Full HD, as are 74% of camcorders.

What does "Full HD" mean? Less Chart Hide Chart Edit

Age

Released 12 Months Ago

JVC released the GY-HM850 in August 2016.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

offers gyhm850che, offers gyhm850e, jvc gyhm850che, jvc gyhm850e

JVC GYHM850E

Wex Photographic

Popular Comparisons With The JVC GY-HM850

Feedback