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JVC GY-LS300
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JVC GY-LS300 Camcorder

13.5MP CMOS 3.5" Apr 2015
Sensor Size Full HD Sensor Type Screen Size Release Date
Compact, convenient and ultra high definition. The GY-LS300CHE is equipped with a 4K Super 35mm CMOS sensor and accommodates a wide range of cinema and photographic lenses and adapters for... More
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10 Reasons For

JVC Has Good Camcorder Reviews

JVC big sensor size video cameras have good reviews on average and across all video cameras JVC is one of the superior manufacturers.

Full HD

Full HD

The GY-LS300 is Full HD, as are most of the other video cameras of a comparable type and age to the GY-LS300.

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Has an HDMI Port

has an HDMI port

Like most of the other camcorders of this spec and age, the JVC GY-LS300 has an HDMI port.

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SDXC Memory Card

SDXC memory card

The GY-LS300 supports an SDXC memory card which is better than the SDHC memory card supported by most big sensor size video cameras that are a comparable age to it. SDXC cards are SD cards but with a much higher capacity and faster processing speeds. They have a maximum capacity of 2TB (Terabytes).

An SDXC memory card is in fact the best supported memory card type amongst all video cameras of a similar type and age to the GY-LS300.

Amongst comparable types of camcorder the worst supported memory card type is SD.

SDHC cards are DS cards with a higher capacity of up to 32GB.

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2160p Video Mode

The JVC GY-LS300 has a 2160p video mode which is better than most big sensor size video cameras that are a comparable age to it. Most big sensor size video cameras that have been available for a comparable time to it have a 1080p video mode.

A 2160p video mode is in fact the best video mode amongst all video cameras that were released more than a year ago.

The worst video mode amongst similar types of video camera is 720p.

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Two USB 2.0 Ports

The GY-LS300 is a two USB 2.0 port video camera. Most of the other comparable spec video cameras that have been around for a similar time to the GY-LS300 only have one USB 2.0 port.

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Has a Built-In Display

The GY-LS300 has a built-in display. Most of the other camcorders of a similar age and spec to the GY-LS300 also have a built-in display.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This camcorder has a maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels, which is typical of many video cameras of this spec and age.

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Supports Two Audio Formats

The GY-LS300 has a greater number of audio formats than most big sensor size video cameras that are a similar age to it. This video camera supports an LPCM audio format, which is the most commonly supported audio format supported by camcorders of a comparable spec and age to the GY-LS300. The audio format "AC3" is also supported by this camcorder.

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Electronic Viewfinder

This video camera has an Electronic viewfinder, which is the most frequently found viewfinder on video cameras of a similar age and spec to it.

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6 Reasons Against

Does Not Have an Interchangeable Lens

Like most of the other big sensor size video cameras that have been available for around the same time as the GY-LS300, the GY-LS300 does not have an interchangeable lens.

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Not 3D Compatible

The GY-LS300 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth noting that most of the other camcorders of a similar age and type to the GY-LS300 are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Night Mode

Most camcorders that are a similar age to the GY-LS300 do not have a night mode. The GY-LS300 is no exception to this as it too does not have a night mode.

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Not Waterproof

The GY-LS300 is not waterproof, although keep in mind that most of the other big sensor size video cameras that were launched more than a year ago are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Projector

Like most of the other video cameras of this age and type, the GY-LS300 does not have a built-in projector.

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Only AVC Video Format

This video camera has an AVC|AVCHD|H.264|MPEG4 video format, which is typical of many comparable spec video cameras that are a similar age to it.

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4 Other reasons to consider the JVC GY-LS300

Full HD HD Type

The HD type of this camcorder is Full HD, which is typical of many big sensor size video cameras that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Released Over a Year Ago

It was over a year ago when this video camera was released.

Average Screen Size

At 3.5 inches, the GY-LS300 has a relatively typical screen size compared to most of the other video cameras of this type and age.

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CMOS Sensor Type

This camcorder has a CMOS sensor type, which is typical of many camcorders that have been around for more than a year.

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Specification

Image Sensor
Sensor Size
Sensor Type
Lens System
Interchangeable Lens
Storage
Memory Card Slot
Storage
Memory Card
Storage Media Type
Disc Type
Shutter
Shutter Speed
Display
Screen Size
Display Resolution
Display Aspect Ratio
Viewfinder
Viewfinder Screen Size
Viewfinder
Camera
Camcorder Type
3D Compatible
Design
Colour
Video
HD Type
Video Mode
Video Format
Maximum Video Resolution
Analog Signal Format System
Audio
Audio Format
Ports & Interfaces
USB 2.0 Port
S-Video Out Port
PictBridge
Battery
Battery Type
Battery Voltage
Battery
Operational Conditions
Operating Temperature Range
Operating Relative Humidity Range
Storage Temperature Range
Weight & Dimensions
Height
Depth
Width
Packaging Content
Other Features

Brochures and Manuals

+- Manufacturer's Description

Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00616348081924, 04975769429729

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