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JVC GZ-R315

A positively reviewed 2.5MP 1 camcorder with good features but high running costs
2.5MP 1" Yes 288g Jun 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
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JVC GZ-R315 Review

With excellent reviews and at under 2 years old, we have ranked the JVC GZ-R315 number 172 across all camcorders.
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12 Reviews
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Good Features
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14 Months Old
Overall Score
59
Average

Why Has it Scored 60?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%, based on 12 reviews. Canon video cameras also have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this video camera is slightly out of date, and newer video cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest video cameras 2017.
Customers report it is easy to use, good product quality and a good quality lens.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has an image stabilizer
Fairly big optical zoom
Very small total megapixels
Does not support PictBridge

JVC GZ-R315 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Good Owner Reviews

People who bought this JVC video camera rated this camcorder 80% on average. 3 reviewers (83% of all reviewers) gave this camcorder either 4 or 5 stars.

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Users Report That it is Easy to Use

Two owners thought it was easy to use.

Customers Report Good Product Quality

Three people who purchased the product thought it was good quality.

Users Report a Good Quality Lens

Two customers reckoned that the JVC GZ-R315 had a good zoom.

Very Good Brand

Video cameras produced by JVC have very good reviews on average compared to other brands. 78% of those that bought a JVC camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Has an Image Stabilizer

The GZ-R315 has an image stabilizer, as do 66% of video cameras.

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Fairly Big Optical Zoom

The optical zooms of video cameras range from 1x to 78x, and the average optical zoom is 26x. The optical zoom of the GZ-R315 of 40x is fairly big compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 14% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Full HD

Full HD

The GZ-R315 is Full HD, as are 73% of video cameras.

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Very Small Total Megapixels

The JVC GZ-R315's total megapixels of only 2.5MP is quite small compared to most other video cameras. It is in the smallest 18% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The smallest total megapixels of video cameras is 0.3MP, the biggest is 210MP, and the average total megapixels is 8.2MP.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the JVC GZ-R315 of 200x is fairly typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 51% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the GZ-R315 of 3" is relatively standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 46% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Wind Filter

The GZ-R315 has a wind filter. 94% of video cameras do not have a wind filter.

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Quite Large Maximum Memory Card Size

The smallest maximum memory card size of video cameras is 2GB, the largest is 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 63GB. The GZ-R315's maximum memory card size of 128GB is in the largest 15% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Quite High Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture numbers of video cameras range from 1.6 to 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 4.9. The GZ-R315's maximum aperture number of 6.3 is in the highest 14% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Long Video Recording Time

The video recording time of the GZ-R315 of 57.8h is in the longest 6% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The shortest video recording time of video cameras is 0.016h, the longest is 95h, and the average video recording time is 12h.

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Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

The average battery life (max) of all video cameras is 52h, with the shortest being 0.083h and the longest being 8,700h. The GZ-R315's battery life (max) of 57h is in the longest 3% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

Like most other camcorders, the GZ-R315 does not support PictBridge. 97% of video cameras do not support PictBridge.

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Freeze-Resistant

The JVC GZ-R315 is freeze-resistant, unlike 95% of video cameras which are not freeze-resistant.

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Has a Self-Timer

The GZ-R315 has a self-timer, unlike 93% of video cameras which do not have a self-timer.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The GZ-R315 supports HDMI. 67% of video cameras also support HDMI.

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Average Weight

The weight of the JVC GZ-R315 of 288g is relatively average compared to most other video cameras. It is in the heaviest 64% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Face Detection

The JVC GZ-R315 has a face detection. 72% of video cameras do not have a face detection.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Like most other video cameras, the GZ-R315 does not have a built-in flash. 86% of camcorders do not have a built-in flash.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1|1/5.8" optical sensor size, which is typical of many video cameras.

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Age

Released 14 Months Ago

This video camera was released in June 2016.


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Barcodes 04975769430671, 04975769430688, 04975769430695, 04975769430701

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