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JVC GZ-RX610 Camcorder

10MP 1/5 295g CMOS May 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Weight Sensor Type Release Date
JVC video cameras have good reviews
Has an image stabilizer
Supports HDMI

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Released Twelve Months Ago

JVC released the GZ-RX610 in May 2016.


Reviews

JVC Video Cameras Have Good Reviews

Camcorders from JVC have an average rating of 71%, which is in the top 77% of all camcorder brands that we have analysed.


Lens System

Has an Image Stabilizer

The GZ-RX610 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other latest medium total megapixels camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

There are a number of other video cameras which also have an image stabilizer that you might want to consider including the JVC GZ-RX615 (£261.95).

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Average Optical Zoom

The GZ-RX610 has a relatively average optical zoom (40 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been available for a similar time to this camcorder.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 200 times zoom factor, the JVC GZ-RX610 has a relatively typical digital zoom compared to most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were launched around the same time as this camcorder.

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Very Low Minimum Aperture Number

The JVC GZ-RX610 has a fairly low minimum aperture number (only 1.8) compared to most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been available for the last year. Newly released medium total megapixels camcorders have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.8 and 2.8.

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Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

At 295 grams, the JVC GZ-RX610 has a fairly standard weight compared to most of the other comparable spec video cameras that have been around for a similar time to this video camera.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The GZ-RX610 supports HDMI, as do most of the other latest similar spec camcorders.

There are a number of other camcorders which also support HDMI which you might want to consider including the JVC GZ-RX615 (£261.95).

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Has a Composite Video Out

The GZ-RX610 has a composite video out. Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that are a comparable age to this camcorder also have a composite video out.

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Has a DC-In Jack

The JVC GZ-RX610 has a DC-in jack. Most of the other similar spec video cameras that have been around for around the same time as this video camera also have a DC-in jack.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The GZ-RX610 does not support PictBridge, although this is within the context that most of the other recently released comparable spec video cameras also do not support PictBridge.

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Other Features

Features USB Connectivity

The GZ-RX610 features USB connectivity, as do most of the other similar spec camcorders that have been available for the last year.

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Networking

Features Wi-Fi

The GZ-RX610 features wi-Fi, as do most of the other comparable spec camcorders that have been available for the last year.

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Camera

Has a Remotely Operated

The GZ-RX610 has a remotely operated, as do most of the other camcorders that have been available for a similar time to this video camera.

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Supports On Screen Display (OSD)

The JVC GZ-RX610 supports On Screen Display (OSD), as do most of the other latest similar spec video cameras.

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Focusing

Has a Face Detection

The JVC GZ-RX610 has a face detection. Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were launched in the last year also have a face detection.

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Technical Details

Has a Self-Timer

The JVC GZ-RX610 has a self-timer. Most of the other comparable spec camcorders that were launched in the last year also have a self-timer.

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Audio

Has a Wind Filter

The GZ-RX610 has a wind filter, as do most of the other latest video cameras.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The JVC GZ-RX610 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were released in the last year also have a built-in microphone.

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Packaging Content

Has an AC Adapter Included

The GZ-RX610 has an AC adapter included. Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were launched in the last year also have an AC adapter included.

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Battery

Fairly Long Video Recording Time

Similar spec camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this camcorder have video recording times of between 2.8h and 61h. At 60.5 hours, the JVC GZ-RX610 has a fairly long video recording time compared to most of the other camcorders that are a similar age to this video camera.

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Display

Has a Touchscreen

The GZ-RX610 has a touchscreen, as do most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were released around the same time as this video camera.

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Very Low Display Resolution (numeric)

The GZ-RX610 has a quite low display resolution (numeric) (only 230,000 pixels) compared to most of the other recently released similar spec camcorders. The display resolutions (numeric) of camcorders that have been available for around the same time as this video camera range from 230,000 pixels to 1,200,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 580,000 pixels.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

At only 3 inches, the GZ-RX610 has a quite small display diagonal compared to most of the other comparable spec camcorders that were released in the last 12 months. The smallest display diagonal of similar spec camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this camcorder is 2.7" and the largest is 4".

Video cameras with a larger display diagonal that might be worth considering include the HC-X1E (£2,349) (3.5"), or the AG-UX180 (£3,009) (3.5") both from Panasonic or the Canon C300 Mark II (£239) (4").

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Still Image

Has a Continuous Shooting Mode

The GZ-RX610 has a continuous shooting mode. Most of the other latest camcorders also have a continuous shooting mode.

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1920 X 1080 Still Image Resolution

This camcorder supports a still image resolution(s) of 3680x2760|1440x1080|640x480|1920x1080, which is typical of many comparable spec video cameras that were launched in the last 12 months.

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Image Sensor

1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1/5.8" optical sensor size, which is the most commonly found optical sensor size on recently released medium total megapixels camcorders.

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10 Megapixels Total Megapixels

This is a 10 megapixels sensor camcorder.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers jvc gzrx610ebk, gzrx610beu
Barcodes 04975769439650

JVC GZ-RX610 Review Sources

To prepare this JVC GZ-RX610 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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