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Overlook GX-5

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Overlook GX-5

Overlook GX-5
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A good spec and amazingly light weight 1280 x 720 pixels resolution 3MP video camera
1280 X 720 Pixels 3MP 57g No Feb 2013
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Overlook GX-5 Review

With good features, we have ranked the Overlook GX-5 number 594 across all camcorders.
68
Features
Good Features
62
Age
5 Years Old
65
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 65?

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 video cameras 2018.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Lighter than average
Has a pouch
Very small total megapixels
Only 1280 x 720 pixels resolution

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Overlook GX-5 In-Depth Analysis

Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

Overlook released the GX-5 in February 2013.

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

The Overlook GX-5's total megapixels of only 3MP is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 24% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The total megapixels of camcorders range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Resolution

The highest maximum video resolution of the Overlook GX-5 is 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower maximum video resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. Across all camcorders the resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 6528 x 3672 pixels (best).

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Lighter Than Average

The weight of the Overlook GX-5 of only 57g is in the lightest 2% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Video cameras have weights of between 50g and 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g.

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Very Short Maximum Battery Life

Across all the camcorders the battery life (max) range from 0.16h to 93h, and the average maximum battery life is 4.4h. The maximum battery life of the Overlook GX-5 of only 2h is shorter than 69% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Overlook GX-5 does not have an image stabilizer, unlike most other video cameras. 69% of camcorders have an image stabilizer.

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Does Not Support HDMI

The Overlook GX-5 does not support HDMI, unlike most other camcorders. 70% of video cameras support HDMI.

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Has a Pouch

The Overlook GX-5 has a pouch. 97% of camcorders do not have a pouch.

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Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card size of the Overlook GX-5 of only 32GB is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 73% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The maximum memory card sizes of camcorders range from 2GB to 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 66GB.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Overlook GX-5 has a built-in microphone. 54% of camcorders also have a built-in microphone.

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Not Full HD

The Overlook GX-5 is not Full HD, unlike 70% of camcorders which are Full HD.

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Very Slow Maximum Frame Rate

The maximum frame rate of the Overlook GX-5 of only 30fps is slower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the slowest 14% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The slowest maximum frame rate of camcorders is 25fps, the fastest is 960fps, and the average maximum frame rate is 62fps.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

overlook ly38h

Barcodes:

08028731012392

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