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JVC GYHM850E

72

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JVC GYHM850E

£5,149.00
JVC GY-HM850
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A fairly new and good spec 20x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder, but representing only middle of the road value for money
20x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 2.2MP 1" Aug 2016
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JVC GY-HM850 Review

Released 1 year ago and with very good features, we have ranked the JVC GY-HM850 number 13 in shoulder camcorders and number 173 across all camcorders.
53
Value for Money
Average
79
Features
Good Features
86
Age
17 Months Old
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

HP camcorders have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this camcorder is slightly out of date, and newer camcorders with more up to date technology are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Has an image stabilizer
Larger than average display diagonal
Main features
Advanced communications capabilities
Very small total megapixels
Very heavy

JVC GY-HM850 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

JVC Has Very Good Reviews for Its Video Cameras

JVC camcorders have very good ratings on average and JVC is one of the better rated manufacturers. 78% of those that bought a JVC video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product is less than 18 months old but has average features and at £5,149.00 it is in the most expensive 3% of video cameras.

Age

Released 17 Months Ago

JVC released the GY-HM850 in August 2016.

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

The average total megapixels of all camcorders is 7.8MP, with the smallest being 0.3MP and the biggest being 50MP. The GY-HM850's total megapixels of only 2.2MP is smaller than 89% of all camcorders when sorted 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 the most frequently found resolution on camcorders.

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Very Heavy

The average weight of all camcorders is 570g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 7.5kg. The weight of the GY-HM850 of 4kg is very heavy compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 1% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Sensor Size

The GY-HM850's optical sensor size of 0.333" is fairly typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the largest 54% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The JVC GY-HM850's optical zoom of 20x is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 42% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The GY-HM850 has an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The average digital zoom of all video cameras is 460x, with the smallest being 1.5x and the biggest being 3,500x. The digital zoom of the JVC GY-HM850 of only 20x is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 24% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The GY-HM850's display diagonal of 4.3" is very large compared to most other video cameras. It is in the largest 2% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average display diagonal of all video cameras is 3", with the smallest being 1.3" and the largest being 9".

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The GY-HM850 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Full HD

Full HD

The JVC GY-HM850 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Has a Microphone in

The GY-HM850 has a microphone in, which is unusual. 75% of video cameras do not have a microphone in.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The GY-HM850 has an interchangeable lens. 93% of video cameras do not have an interchangeable lens.

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offers gyhm850che, jvc gyhm850che, jvc gyhm850e

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