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JVC GZ-R310

JVC GZ-R310
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A fully featured but 3 year old 40x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera
40x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 2.5MP 1" Mar 2015
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JVC GZ-R310 Review

With excellent features but at over 2 years old, we have ranked the JVC GZ-R310 number 382 across all camcorders.
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Features
Fully-Featured
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Age
3 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 camcorders 2018.
This camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
K2 technology in REC mode
Memory card slot for sdxc/sdhc/sd
40x optical zoom / 60x dynamic zoom / 100x digital zoom
1/5.8-inch 2.5m pixel back-illuminated CMOS
Mobile user guide optimised for smartphone viewing
Works with imovie and final cut pro X
Pixela everio mediabrowser 4 provided (for windows(r))
3.0" "frameless" touch panel LCD
Easy upload to youtube / facebook (hd compatible)
Konica minolta hd lens
Simultaneous full HD video & 2m still shooting
10 megapixel stills
Auto wind cut
Face detection
Longer than average maximum battery life
Zoom MIC
Time-Lapse REC
Intelligent AUTO
Enhanced advanced image stabiliser
Super lolux with back-illuminated CMOS sensor
24Mbps high bit rate recording
AVCHD full HD recording
Compatible with portable battery* and USB charging
5H* long-life internal battery
"Quad proof" camcorder with 5h long-life internal battery. features a 2.5m back-illuminated CMOS sensor for superior low-light performance, 3.0" touch panel LCD, optical 40x zoom, and advanced image stabiliser. - QUAD PROOF body - 5m water, dust, 1.5m shock, freeze
Longer than average video recording time
Supports HDMI
Software provided (for windows(r)) * 5h is the approximate time of continuous recording. * when used with a portable battery of over 1.0a, 5v and over 5200mah. compatibility is not guaranteed for all portable batteries

JVC GZ-R310 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

JVC Has Very Good Camcorder Reviews

JVC has very good average ratings across its entire camcorder range compared to other manufacturers. 78% of those that bought a JVC camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camcorder has been on the market since March 2015.

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

The JVC GZ-R310's total megapixels of only 2.5MP is smaller than 83% of all camcorders when ranked 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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Average Weight

The GZ-R310's weight of 288g is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 59% 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 typical of many video cameras.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the GZ-R310 of 40x is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 89% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The average optical zoom of all camcorders is 19x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 70x.

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Very Small Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the GZ-R310 of only 0.172" is smaller than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is smaller than 80% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The smallest optical sensor size of camcorders is 0.12", the largest is 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37".

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Longer Than Average Maximum Battery Life

The average maximum battery life of all camcorders is 4.4h, with the shortest being 0.16h and the longest being 93h. The maximum battery life of the GZ-R310 of 5h is longer than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is longer than 87% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The GZ-R310 does not have an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders do have an image stabilizer.

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Average Display Diagonal

The GZ-R310's display diagonal of 3" is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 45% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The JVC GZ-R310 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Average Digital Zoom

The JVC GZ-R310's digital zoom of 100x is relatively standard compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 36% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

Like most other camcorders, the GZ-R310 does not support PictBridge. 97% of camcorders do not support PictBridge.

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Longer Than Average Video Recording Time

The GZ-R310's video recording time of 11.5h is longer than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is longer than 71% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Across all the video cameras the video recording times range from 0.67h to 95h, and the average video recording time is 14h.

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Has a Wind Filter

The JVC GZ-R310 has a wind filter, unlike 93% of video cameras which do not have a wind filter.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The GZ-R310 has a built-in microphone, as do 54% of camcorders.

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Higher Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the GZ-R310 of 6.3 is higher than 88% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The lowest maximum aperture number of camcorders is 1.6, the highest is 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 5.

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Full HD

Full HD

The JVC GZ-R310 is Full HD, as are 70% of video cameras.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

jvc gzr310ss8pf

Barcodes:

03595980009824, 04975769430664

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