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JVC GR DVM96

alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 reviews of JVC GR DVM96. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the durability and image quality. The portability and size also get good views, whereas some have doubts about the reliability and battery.

usability, size, portability, image quality, durability

battery, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the JVC GR DVM96 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 67/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for JVC GR DVM96

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of JVC GR DVM96 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People really like the price. The color also gets good feedback, but many are negative about the reliability and size.

usability, color, price

size, reliability

50% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: JVC GRDVM96U MiniDV Compact Digital Camcorder w/2.5 " LCD, MPEG4 Movie Mode & 8MB SD Card

Aug, 2015

Consumer review by: jsimpson (pricegrabber.com)

JVC GR-DVM96U MiniDV Cybercam

 

The camera has consistently displayed a "use cleaning casette" message since it's first use. Two trips to JVC factory service have not helped and now JVC wants to charge us labor to open it up and find the problem. JVC refused to replace or return the...

small

problematic

Jul, 2003

Consumer review by: Quality Shop... (pricegrabber.com)

JVC GR-DVM96U MiniDV Cybercam

 

It took me about 1 hour (!!!) to figure out how to hold this thing. The ergonomics are unacceptable. Either one finger is on the microphone or on the autofocus. 2.The battery life is about 1/2hour, I bought an additional battery (1 1/2hours) for $100...

Small Format - That's it

Battery life, Low light video Quality

Jun, 2003
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Consumer review by: Cloudragon (pricegrabber.com)

JVC GR-DVM96U MiniDV Cybercam

 

JVC GR-DVM96 IS WONDERFUL AND MORE DURABLE FOR FAMILY LEVEL.1.02 MEGAPIXEL CCD, WEB CAMERA FUNCTION, MPEG-4 EMAIL VIDEO CLIPS,MP3 DIGITAL SOUND EFFECT,BUILD IN LIGHT, REMOTE CONTROL.I LIKE IT VERY MUCH.

compact,easy to use,great picture,good stills and high protability.

bn-v306 battery's life too short,only 45 minutes. long life bn-v856 too expensive,$200.00.

Jan, 2003

Consumer review by: Cloudragon (pricegrabber.com)

JVC GR-DVM96 IS WONDERFUL AND MORE DURABLE FOR FAM ...

 

JVC GR-DVM96 IS WONDERFUL AND MORE DURABLE FOR FAMILY LEVEL.1.02 MEGAPIXEL CCD, WEB CAMERA FUNCTION, MPEG-4 EMAIL VIDEO CLIPS,MP3 DIGITAL SOUND EFFECT,BUILD IN LIGHT, REMOTE CONTROL.I LIKE IT VERY MUCH.

compact,easy to use,great picture,good stills and high protability

bn-v306 battery's life too short,only 45 minutes. long life bn-v856 too expensive,$200.00

Jan, 2003

Consumer review by: K9Sporty (pricegrabber.com)

JVC GR-DVM96U MiniDV Cybercam

 

Awesome digital quality video and audio. Great zoom and wide angle abilities. Connects via 1394 firewire right to my computer. I much prefer using Microsoft XP video software over the JVC provided software (JVC software sucks)There are better digital...

Great digital video quality. Still camera (USB connection and smart card) is also a nice feature.

Low light viewing is not great (ok at dusk,black screen in the dark)Image stabilization is weak. Battery lasts 45 minutes

Jan, 2003

Consumer review by: K9Sporty (pricegrabber.com)

Awesome digital quality video and audio. Great zoo ...

 

Awesome digital quality video and audio. Great zoom and wide angle abilities. Connects via 1394 firewire right to my computer. I much prefer using Microsoft XP video software over the JVC provided software (JVC software sucks)There are better digital...

Great digital video quality. Still camera (USB connection and smart card) is also a nice feature

Low light viewing is not great (ok at dusk,black screen in the dark)Image stabilization is weak. Battery lasts 45 minutes

Jan, 2003

Product Specifications

New vertical style, the GR-DVM96 has been designed to make it easier than ever to connect to your PC and create instant multimedia productions. Its exclusive digital features and extended connectivity will turn your PC into an advanced editing suite, and the Internet into your personal creative distribution network. And, of course, picture quality is assured from the moment of shooting thanks to the 1/3.8-inch 1.02-megapixel CCD and super high-band processor. The GR-DVM96 also features a built-in digital still camera that captures digital stills and stores them on the provided MMC card for output in either SXGA (1280x960), XGA (1024 x 768) or VGA (640x480). The GR-DVM96 is also equipped with a web camera function, MPEG-4 video e-mail clips and MP3 sound effects. Additional features such as NightAlive for extreme low-light shooting, built-in flash, combined with a slimmer, sophisticated design that lets you take it with you just about anywhere - the GR-DVM96 offers the best balance of quality, mobility and creativity.
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