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JVC GZ-VX815BEU Review
|4 Years Old|
Why Has it Scored 37?
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This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Quite big total megapixels
Very short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
Very low maximum aperture number
JVC GZ-VX815BEU In-Depth Analysis
Very Good Brand
On average JVC camcorders have very good ratings compared to other brands as do all video cameras manufactured by JVC. 78% of those that bought a JVC camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
The GZ-VX815BEU's weight of 235g is relatively typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the lightest 1% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.
Average Display Diagonal
The display diagonal of the GZ-VX815BEU of 3" is pretty typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.
Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Camcorders have maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 0.5mm and 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 780mm. The JVC GZ-VX815BEU's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 294mm is fairly short compared to most other camcorders. It is in the shortest 25% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.
Quite Big Total Megapixels
The average total megapixels of all camcorders is 8.2MP, with the smallest being 0.3MP and the biggest being 210MP. The GZ-VX815BEU's total megapixels of 12.8MP is in the biggest 19% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.
Very Low Maximum Aperture Number
The JVC GZ-VX815BEU's maximum aperture number of only 2.8 is fairly low compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 16% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The average maximum aperture number of all video cameras is 4.9, with the lowest being 1.6 and the highest being 38.
The JVC GZ-VX815BEU features wi-Fi, which is unusual. 77% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.
Has a Face Detection
The GZ-VX815BEU has a face detection. 73% of video cameras do not have a face detection.
The GZ-VX815BEU is Full HD. 73% of camcorders also are Full HD.
The GZ-VX815BEU supports HDMI, as do 67% of camcorders.
Only 1" Optical Sensor Size
This camcorder has a 1/2.3|1" optical sensor size, which is typical of many camcorders.
Features Photo Mode
The JVC GZ-VX815BEU features photo mode, which is unusual. 76% of camcorders do not feature photo mode.
Very Small Optical Zoom
The smallest optical zoom of camcorders is 1x, the biggest is 78x, and the average optical zoom is 26x. The GZ-VX815BEU's optical zoom of only 10x is quite small compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 11% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.
Average Digital Zoom
The GZ-VX815BEU's digital zoom of 200x is relatively standard compared to most other video cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.
Features Smile Detection
The GZ-VX815BEU features smile detection, unlike 90% of camcorders which do not feature smile detection.
Quite Low Minimum Aperture Number
The GZ-VX815BEU's minimum aperture number of only 1.2 is very low compared to most other video cameras. It is in the lowest 1% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The minimum aperture numbers of camcorders range from 1.1 to 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.2.
Has an Image Stabilizer
The GZ-VX815BEU has an image stabilizer, as do 66% of camcorders.
Released Over Four Years Ago
JVC released the GZ-VX815BEU in February 2013.
|Manufacturer Part Numbers||jvc gzvx815busm, gzvx815beu|