Aiptek Car Camcorder X5 vs JVC GZ-V500

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Aiptek Car Camcorder X5
JVC GZ-V500

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Reasons For

1 Reason For
Significantly lighter Edit
The Aiptek Car Camcorder X5 has a weight of 120g, whereas the JVC GZ-V500 is a 210g weight camcorder (90g heavier). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

1 Reason For
21% larger display diagonal Edit
The JVC GZ-V500 has a display diagonal of 3". That's 0.6" larger than the Aiptek Car Camcorder X5 (3"). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

Reasons Against

1 Reason Against
26% smaller display diagonal Edit
The Aiptek Car Camcorder X5 is a 2.4" screen size camcorder. That's 0.6" smaller than the JVC GZ-V500 (3"). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

2 Reasons Against
90g heavier Edit
The JVC GZ-V500 has a weight of 210g, however the Aiptek Car Camcorder X5 is a 120g weight camcorder (90g lighter). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

Older by over one year
The JVC GZ-V500 is 19 months older than the Aiptek Car Camcorder X5.

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Date Released

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Image Sensor

Total Megapixels
3.1MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Optical Sensor Size
 1/3
BEST
 1/3
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 10x
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 200x
Image Stabilizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Image stabilizer
Image Stabilizer Type
 Optical
 Optical
BEST
Minimum Aperture Number
Unknown - Click to provide data 1.2
Maximum Aperture Number
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.8
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Unknown - Click to provide data 32.8 - 594.5
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.33 - 33.3
Wide Angle Lens System
 Wide angle lens system
Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size
32GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
BEST
Camcorder Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card

Focusing

Face Detection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Face detection
Normal Focusing Range
0.5 - ∞ Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual
Smile Detection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Smile detection

White Balance

White Balance
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual

Flash

Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Light
 Built-in light
Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal
2.4" 3"
BEST
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
Touchscreen
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Touchscreen
Display Resolution (numeric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 230,000 pixels
Display
 LCD
 LCD

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
 handheld
BEST
3D
 3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
 On Screen Display (OSD)
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages
 ENG
 FRE
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
 ENG
 FRE
 JPN
 POR
 ESP
 KOR
 CHI (TR)
GPS (satellite)
 GPS (satellite)
Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Video

HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Formats Supported
 MOV
 H.264
 AVC
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 AVCHD
 MOV
 H.264
 AVC
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 AVCHD
Video Resolutions
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
BEST
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate
30fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST
 PAL
 NTSC

Still Image

Image Formats Supported
 JPG
 JPG
BEST
Still Image Resolution(s)
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 640 x 480
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 3808 x 2856
 1920 x 1080
 3808 x 2856
BEST

Audio

Built-In Speaker(s)
 Built-in speaker(s)
Unknown - Click to provide data
Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio System
 Dolby Digital 2.0
 Dolby Digital 2.0
BEST

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI
 HDMI
 HDMI
Composite Video Out
 Composite video out
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
S-Video Out
 S-Video out
 S-Video out
PictBridge
 PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini HDMI Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini-USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
 Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN
 Ethernet LAN
Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Video Recording Time
Unknown - Click to provide data 46.16h
Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data BN-VG212
Battery Capacity
500mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Technology
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Charging Source
 Cigar lighter
 Cigar lighter

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
0 - 60 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
120g
BEST
210g
Height
22mm 57mm
Depth
95mm 115.5mm
Width
62mm 36mm

Packaging Content

Batteries Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Batteries included
Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data
Bundled Software
Unknown - Click to provide data Pixela Everio MediaBrowser 4 (Win)
Cables Included
 USB
 HDMI
 AV
 USB
 HDMI
 AV
AC Adapter Included
Unknown - Click to provide data
 AC adapter included
Stylus Pen
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Stylus pen

Other Features

Minimum System Requirements
CPU: 3.2 GHz / Multi Core CPU,RAM: 1GB,GPU 256 MB,H.264 codec (Apple Quicktime 7.4.1),USB / SD card reader Unknown - Click to provide data
Power Consumption (typical)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.8W
Lens Focal Range
3.69mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Audio Output
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Audio output
Auto Focus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Auto focus
Manual Focus
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Manual focus
Windows Operating Systems Supported
 Windows operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
Mac Operating Systems Supported
 Mac operating systems supported
Unknown - Click to provide data

Technical Details

F-Number (relative Aperture)
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
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