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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema

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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema

$995.00
$700.00 $295 cheaper than 13 days ago
Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema
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A fully featured and classic 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution 355g video camera, with a fair price and one of the largest optical sensor sizes around
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 2" 355g No Jan 2014
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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera Camcorder - Black (Brand new, unopened)
$700.00
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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera (Body Only) BMD-CINECAMPOCHDMFT (Brand new, unopened)
$995.00
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BlackMagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera with Wooden Quick Kit (Brand new, unopened)
$1,983.00
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BlackMagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera Body Bundle. Value Kit with Acc #5940841 (Brand new, unopened) - on
$995.00
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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera - Brand New (Brand new, unopened) - on
$995.00
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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera - Pro Bundle Brand New! (Brand new, unopened) - on
$1,049.00
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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera with FREE Switronix PocketBase (Brand new, unopened) - on
$995.00
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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera with Rode VideoMic Pro and Pearstone Microfiber Cleaning Cloth
$1,099.00
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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera
$1,118.99
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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera with Rode VideoMic Pro and Pearstone... (Brand new, unopened) - on
$2,495.31
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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Compare US Used Prices

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Used - Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera Camcorder - BMPCC Body #4 (Used)
$630.00
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Used - Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera Camcorder - Black (Used)
$650.00
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Used - Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera Camcorder - BMPCC Body #5 (Used)
$650.00
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Used - Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera w Metabones Speedbooster, Camera Cage (Used)
$694.00
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Used - Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera Camcorder - Black- with EXTRAS (Used)
$695.00
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Used - Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera Camcorder - Black (Used)
$750.00
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Used - Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera Camcorder - Black (Used)
$770.00
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Used - Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera Metabones Speedbooster EF +extras (Used)
$800.00
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Used - Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Camera with 15mm Rail System and Cage (Used)
$866.00
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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema number 111 across all camcorders.
90
Reviews
56 Reviews
76
Value for Money
Very Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has very good user reviews but average expert reviews with an average overall rating of 75%, based on 56 reviews.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer camcorders with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This Blackmagic Design camcorder has some great features:
Larger than average optical sensor size
Larger than average display diagonal
Supports HDMI
Has a hand strap
Shoot true digital film
Wide dynamic range
Highest quality
Micro four thirds lenses
Record to SD cards
Open file format

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from $995 to $700 in the last 13 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 78% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

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Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $700.00 it is more expensive than 66% of video cameras.

Price Has Gone Down by $295 (30%)

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema and the United States price of $700.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £799.00 ($799.00).

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Features

Heavier Than Average

Across all the video cameras the weights range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The Pocket Cinema's weight of 355g is heavier than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 32% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor sizes of camcorders range from 0.12" to 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37". The Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema's optical sensor size of 0.667" is larger than 90% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on video cameras.

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Very Short Maximum Battery Life

The average maximum battery life of all camcorders is 4.4h, with the shortest being 0.16h and the longest being 93h. The Pocket Cinema's maximum battery life of only 1h is shorter than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is shorter than 91% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Pocket Cinema does not have an image stabilizer, unlike 69% of camcorders which have an image stabilizer.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonals of video cameras range from 1.3" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 3". The display diagonal of the Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema of 3.5" is in the largest 15% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Pocket Cinema supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Has a Hand Strap

The Pocket Cinema has a hand strap, unlike 93% of camcorders which do not have a hand strap.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The Pocket Cinema has an interchangeable lens. 93% of camcorders do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Has a Microphone in

The Blackmagic Design Pocket Cinema has a microphone in. 75% of camcorders do not have a microphone in.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Pocket Cinema is Full HD, as are 70% of video cameras.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

blackmagic design cinecampochdmftkit2

Barcodes:

00686924564486, 02724281301585, 09338716001938

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