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JVC GZ-RX110 Camcorder

2.5MP 225g CMOS 40x May 2014
Total Megapixels Weight Sensor Type Optical Zoom Release Date
JVC has good video camera reviews
Fairly big optical zoom
Does not support HDMI

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Released Over Three Years Ago

This small total megapixels video camera was released in May 2014.


Reviews

JVC Has Good Video Camera Reviews

Camcorders manufactured by JVC generally have good ratings compared to other brands.


Ports & Interfaces

Does Not Support HDMI

The GZ-RX110 does not support HDMI. Most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that have been available for a similar time to this video camera do support HDMI.

There are a number of other camcorders which also support HDMI which you might want to consider including the Canon Vixia HF M40 which also has a higher rating.

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Battery

Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

Small total megapixels video cameras that were released around the same time as this camcorder have battery life (max) of between 0.083h and 150h. At 4.5 hours, the GZ-RX110 has a fairly long battery life (max) compared to most of the other camcorders that have been on the market for a similar time to this video camera.

If this JVC video camera battery life (max) is too short for you then you might want to look at the Canon Legria HF R56 (145h) which is also higher rated.

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Lens System

Fairly Big Optical Zoom

Video cameras of this type and age have optical zooms of between 10x and 78x. At 40 times zoom factor, the JVC GZ-RX110 has a fairly big optical zoom compared to most of the other video cameras of a similar type and age to this camcorder.

If this JVC camcorder optical zoom is too small for you then you might want to look at the Panasonic HC-V270EB (50x).

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Average Digital Zoom

At 200 times zoom factor, the GZ-RX110 has a pretty average digital zoom compared to most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this video camera.

It may also be worth considering one of the alternative 200x (digital) camcorders currently available including the Vixia HF M40, or the Legria HF M56 both from Canon which and both of have better reviews.

If you would prefer a camcorder with a bigger digital zoom then you might want to look at the Sony HDR-PJ620 (350x and higher rated), or the Canon Legria HF R606 (1,140x and higher rated).

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Display

Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3 inches, the JVC GZ-RX110 has a relatively average display diagonal compared to most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that have been available for more than two years.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 3" screen size camcorders currently available including the Canon Vixia HF M40, or the JVC GZ-VX715SEU which both of have better reviews.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The JVC GZ-RX110 has a vari-angle LCD display, as do most of the other video cameras of a similar age and spec to this video camera.

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Has a Touchscreen

The GZ-RX110 has a touchscreen. Most of the other video cameras of this age and type also have a touchscreen.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

At 225 grams, the GZ-RX110 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other camcorders of this type and age.

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Flash

Has a Built-In Light

The GZ-RX110 has a built-in light. Most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that were launched more than two years ago do not have a built-in light.

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Networking

Features Wi-Fi

The JVC GZ-RX110 features wi-Fi, as do most of the other video cameras that have been available for a similar time to this camcorder.

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Camera

Supports On Screen Display (OSD)

The GZ-RX110 supports On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other video cameras of this age and spec.

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Packaging Content

Has an AC Adapter Included

The GZ-RX110 has an AC adapter included. Most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camcorder also have an AC adapter included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The GZ-RX110 has a batteries included, as do most of the other video cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this video camera.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The JVC GZ-RX110 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this video camera.

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Video

Features Dual Shot (video & Photo)

The GZ-RX110 features dual shot (video & photo), as do most of the other camcorders that have been on the market for around the same time as this video camera.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camcorder supports a video resolutions of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many small total megapixels video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it.

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Quite Small Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution

The JVC GZ-RX110 has a quite small bitrate at maximum video resolution (only 24 megabits per second) compared to most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that have been around for more than two years. Across all the similar spec video cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this camcorder the bitrate at maximum video resolutions range from 2.5 Mbit/s to 50 Mbit/s.

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Still Image

3840 X 2160 Still Image Resolution

The JVC GZ-RX110 supports a maximum still image resolution of 3840 x 2160. That's over four times the still image resolution of a 1920 x 1080 video camera, which is the most frequently found still image resolution supported by small total megapixels video cameras that have been on the market for more than two years. 1920 x 1080 is also supported by this camcorder. Video cameras that are a comparable age to this camcorder still image resolution(s)s range from 640 x 480 (worst) to 4224 x 2376 (best).

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Image Resolution

The GZ-RX110 has a maximum maximum image resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the maximum image resolution of the most common maximum image resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The best maximum image resolution of all camcorders of this age and type is 4224 x 2376 pixels and the worst is 640 x 480 pixels.

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Storage

Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

At only 8 gigabytes, the JVC GZ-RX110 has a quite small internal storage capacity compared to most of the other video cameras of a similar spec and age to this video camera. Across all the camcorders that have been on the market for a similar time to this camcorder the internal storage capacities range from 2GB to 120GB.

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Image Sensor

Very High Effective Megapixels (image)

With an effective megapixels (image) of 10 megapixels, the GZ-RX110's effective megapixels (image) is one of the highest amongst small total megapixels video cameras that were released more than two years ago. Camcorders of a comparable spec and age to this video camera have effective megapixels (image) of between 1.1MP and 16MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 2.7MP.

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2.5 Megapixels Total Megapixels

This is a 2.5 megapixels sensor video camera.

If this camcorder total megapixels is too small for you then you might want to look at the Transcend DrivePro 200 (£84.99) (3MP and higher rated).

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04975769422607

JVC GZ-RX110 Review Sources

To prepare this JVC GZ-RX110 review we compared this camcorder to 576 other models. For each camcorder that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 139,287 product attributes, 24,577 camcorder reviews and 2,150,700 historical camcorder prices from 164 camcorder retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this camcorder compared to the other models as well as any areas where this camcorder is lacking.

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