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Zoom Q4n

£249.00
A 1 year old 3 megapixel 1 camcorder with average features
3MP 1" Yes 178.6g Feb 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
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Zoom Q4n Review

Released 1 year ago but with average features, we have ranked the Zoom Q4n number 94 across all camcorders.
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55
Average

Why Has it Scored 56?

Panasonic video cameras have excellent reviews in general.
At over a year old this camcorder is slightly out of date, and newer camcorders with more up to date technology are available. View the latest camcorders 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly fast maximum frame rate
Tripod mountable
Quite small display diagonal
Only 1" optical sensor size

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Zoom Q4n In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Zoom Has Very Good Camcorder Reviews

On average Zoom camcorders have very good ratings compared to other brands as do all camcorders produced by Zoom. 76% of those that bought a Zoom video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product is less than 18 months old but has average features but at £249.00 it is cheaper than 51% of video cameras.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Zoom Q4n and the United Kingdom price of £249.00 was the cheapest. The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $249.99 (£324.86).

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Features

Fairly Fast Maximum Frame Rate

The maximum frame rate of the Zoom Q4n of 60fps is in the fastest 17% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The maximum frame rates of video cameras range from 25fps to 960fps, and the average maximum frame rate is 60fps.

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Average Video Recording Time

The Zoom Q4n's video recording time of 3h is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the shortest 1% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Quite Small Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of camcorders range from 0.24" to 11", and the average display diagonal is 3". The Zoom Q4n's display diagonal of only 2" is in the smallest 6% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Average Weight

The Zoom Q4n's weight of 179g is fairly standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lightest 1% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Tripod Mountable

The Zoom Q4n is tripod mountable, which is unusual. 86% of camcorders are not tripod mountable.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on camcorders.

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Very Small Total Megapixels

The average total megapixels of all video cameras is 8.2MP, with the smallest being 0.3MP and the biggest being 210MP. The total megapixels of the Zoom Q4n of only 3MP is fairly small compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 25% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The shortest maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of camcorders is 0.5mm, the longest is 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 780mm. The Zoom Q4n's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 16.6mm is quite short compared to most other video cameras. It is in the shortest 13% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Wind Filter

The Zoom Q4n has a wind filter, unlike 94% of camcorders which do not have a wind filter.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Zoom Q4n is Full HD, as are 73% of video cameras.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Zoom Q4n does not have a built-in flash. 86% of video cameras also do not have a built-in flash.

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Has a Tripod Included

The Zoom Q4n has a tripod included, which is unusual. 99% of video cameras do not have a tripod included.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Zoom Q4n supports HDMI. 67% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Average Battery Life (max)

The battery life (max) of the Zoom Q4n of 3h is fairly typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the shortest 1% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Quite Small Digital Zoom

Across all the camcorders the digital zooms range from 1.5x to 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 440x. The Zoom Q4n's digital zoom of only 1.5x is in the smallest 1% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Fairly Large Maximum Memory Card Size

Across all the camcorders the maximum memory card sizes range from 2GB to 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 63GB. The Zoom Q4n's maximum memory card size of 128GB is quite large compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 21% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Age

Released 18 Months Ago

This camcorder has been on the market since February 2016.


Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers zoom 900000225503, zoom 100270217, zoom 378570
Barcodes 00000100270217, 04515260015757

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