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JVC GZ-HD500

JVC GZ-HD500
alaScore 79

27 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of JVC GZ-HD500. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the JVC GZ-HD500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for JVC GZ-HD500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of JVC GZ-HD500 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

83% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: JVC GZ-HD500SEK Everio HDD 80GB Camcorder with 20 x Optical ZoomJVC GZ-HD500SEK Everio HDD 80GB Camcorder with 20 x Optical Zoom

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for JVC GZ-HD500

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of JVC GZ-HD500 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: JVC GZ-HD500 80 GB High Definition HDD CamcorderJVC GZ-HD500 80 GB High Definition HDD Camcorder

Feb, 2018

Product Specifications

The Everio GZ-HD500 is an elegant Full HD HDD/microSD Everio with 80GB HDD for up to 33 hours of AVCHD recording featuring Advanced Image Stabilizer and unique shooting.

Audio

Built-in Microphone: Yes

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BN-VG114
Manufacturer Battery Name:JVC BN-VG114
Number of batteries supported:1

Camcorder Features

High Definition Video Support:1080p
Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes
Widescreen Video Capture: Yes

Camera

Camcorder Type:Handheld camcorder
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:POR, CHI (TR), IND, JPN, KOR, ENG, ESP, FRE
Self-timer:10,2
Self-timer delay:10,2

Camera Flash

Type: None

Design

Color of product:Silver

Digital Camera

Supported Flash Memory:microSD Card / microSDHC Card

Digital Storage Media

Type:Hard disk drive

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:4.5in
Height:2.5in
Weight:9.3oz
Width:2.1in

Display

Built-in display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:2.7
Display resolution (numeric):123000

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.7in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.9cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Spotlight / Night mode

Header

Manufacturer:JVC
Model:GZ-HD500
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:JVC Everio

Image Sensor

Optical sensor size:1 / 5.8
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total megapixels:1.37

Lens System

35 mm camera lens equivalent:1.83 - 36.5
Digital Zoom:200
Filter size:1.46
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):1.83 - 36.5
Focal length range (f-f):0.118 - 2.36
Image Stabilizer: Yes
Lens Aperture:F/1.8-3.5
Max Focal Length:60mm
Maximum aperture number:3.5
Min Focal Length:3mm
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Optical Zoom:20
Optical Zoom:20
Type:Zoom lens

Miscellaneous

Color:Black

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Sensor Resolution:1.37Mpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/5.8 / 1/5.8"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):4.4 mm ( 1/5.8 ) / 4.4 mm ( 1/5.8" )
Optical Sensor Type:CMOS
Sensor Qty:1CMOS

Optical System

Image Stabilizer:Electronic

Other Features

Audio Output:Y
Auto focus: Yes
Compatible operating systems:Digital Photo Navigator (Win)\nPixela Everio MediaBrowser (Win)
Manual focus: Yes
Night mode: Yes
Spotlight: Yes
Video out:Y

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AV, USB

Ports & interfaces

HDMI: Yes
Mini HDMI ports quantity:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Still Image

Image formats supported:JPG
Still image resolution(s):1440 x 1080, 640 x 480, 1920 x 1080

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory card, NAND
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC
Disc types supported: No
Internal storage capacity:80

Video

HD type:Full HD
Maximum video resolution:1920 x 1080
Video compression format:AVC, MPEG4, H.264
Video formats supported:AVC,MPEG4,H.264
Video Resolutions:1920 x 1080

Video Input

Analog Video Format:NTSC
Digital Video Format:AVCHD
Digital Zoom:200
Face Detection: Yes
Media Type:Hard disk drive / Flash card
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Camcorder

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:4.33
Height:2.48
Weight:9.35
Width:2.09

White Balance

White Balance:Auto, Manual