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59 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 59 reviews of JVC GZ-HM440. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, 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-HM440 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of JVC GZ-HM440 from The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on

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This summary is based on the products: JVC Everio GZ-HM440 HD Flash Memory Camcorder (Black)JVC Everio GZ-HM440 HD Flash Memory Camcorder (Black)

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: G Sreckov (

G Sreckov


Got the camera and was shocked when it said it was a refurbished item. No where did it say that the item was refurbished on the website. It was pretty cheap, so now it makes sense why, but they should work a little more on their accuracy of marketing...

Product Specifications


Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0
Built-in Microphone: Yes


Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BN-VG114 / BN-VG114U
Battery voltage:3.6
Continuous video playback time:95.2
Video recording time:95


3D compatibility: No
Camcorder Type:Handheld camcorder
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:CHI (SIMPL), ENG, ESP, FRE, JPN, KOR, POR / CZE, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FRE, HUN, ITA, POL, RUS, SWE, TUR
Supported aspect ratios:16:9


Color of product:Black / Blue / Purple / Red


Built-in display: Yes
Display Diagonal:2.7
Display resolution (numeric):23000 / 230000
Touch screen: Yes


Built-in flash: No


Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual
Smile detection: Yes

Image Sensor

Number of CCDs:1
Optical sensor size:1 / 5.8
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total megapixels:1.5

Lens System

35 mm camera lens equivalent:1.65 - 66.1
Digital Zoom:200
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):1.65 - 66.1
Focal length range (f-f):0.114 - 4.57
Image Stabilizer: Yes
Interchangeable Lens: No
Optical Zoom:40

Light Exposure

Light exposure modes:Aperture priority AE
Scene modes:Night, Spotlight

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 40

Other Features

Aperture range (F-F):1.8 - 6.3
Auto focus: Yes
AV output:1
Manual focus: Yes
Night mode: Yes
Photo mode: Yes
Power consumption (typical):2.3
Power Requirements:110 - 240V, 50/60Hz
Spotlight: Yes
Video out:1
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Batteries included: Yes
Bundled software:Pixela Everio MediaBrowser 3
Cables included:AV, USB
Handheld remote control: No
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
S-Video out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connector type:Mini-USB A, Mini-USB B

Still Image

Continuous shooting mode: Yes
Image formats supported:JPG
Maximum image resolution:1920 x 1080
Still image resolution(s):640 x 480,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080 / 640 x 480,1920 x 1080 / 720 x 480


Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC / SD, SDXC
Disc types supported: No
Flash memory:8
Maximum memory card size:64
Memory slots:1 / 2


Analog signal format system:NTSC
Bitrate at maximum video resolution:24
Capture modes:EP, SP, XP / XP
HD type:Full HD
Maximum video resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080p
Video compression format:AVCHD, H.264 / AVCHD, H.264, MPEG4 / H.264, MPEG4
Video formats supported:AVCHD,H.264 / AVCHD,H.264,MPEG4 / H.264,MPEG4
Video Resolutions:1920 x 1080 / 640 x 480,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080


Camera viewfinder: No
Viewfinder type:Not available

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.6 / 4.37
Height:1.85 / 2.17
Weight:2.5 / 6.88 / 8.29
Width:1.1 / 1.99

White Balance

White Balance:Auto, Manual