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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K

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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K

$3,284.99
$995.00 $2,290 cheaper than 31 days ago
Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K
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A classic and fully featured 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution 1.7kg video camera, with a good price and a huge 4/3" optical sensor size
3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 4" 1.7kg No Jun 2014
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Wooden Camera Blackmagic Production Camera 4K Modification to RED Epic/Scarlet (Brand new, unopened)
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Blackmagic Design Blackmagic Studio Camera 4K | Live Production Broadcast Camera
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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K number 108 across all camcorders.
96
Reviews
5 Reviews
70
Value for Money
Good
80
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has great user reviews with an average user rating of 90%.
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:
Very large optical sensor size
Open file formats
Shoot ultra HD
Elegant design
Advanced technology
Standard connections
Dynamic range
Easy to use touchscreen
Beautifully crafted design
Super fast SSD recorder
3840 x 2160 pixels resolution
EF compatible lens mount
Large super 35 sensor
Premium quality
Stunning beauty of 4k
Blackmagic production camera 4k
Full HD
Larger than average display diagonal
Loads of accessories

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 $3,284.99 to $995 in the last 31 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $995.00 it is more expensive than 81% of video cameras.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K and the United States price of $995.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £1,371.47 ($1,371.47).

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Features

Heavier Than Average

The Production Camera 4K's weight of 1.7kg is heavier than 90% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The lightest camcorder is 50g , the heaviest is 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g.

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Very Large Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the Production Camera 4K of 1.33" is very large compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 1% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The average optical sensor size of all camcorders is 0.37", with the smallest being 0.12" and the largest being 1.8".

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The highest maximum video resolution of the Production Camera 4K is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels camcorder, which is the most frequently found resolution. This Blackmagic Design video camera also has a max video resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all video cameras the best resolution is 6528 x 3672 pixels and the worst is 320 x 240 pixels.

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Very Short Maximum Battery Life

The maximum battery life of the Production Camera 4K of only 1.5h is shorter than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the shortest 20% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The shortest maximum battery life of camcorders is 0.16h, the longest is 93h, and the average maximum battery life is 4.4h.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K does not have an image stabilizer, unlike most other camcorders. 69% of video cameras have an image stabilizer.

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Does Not Support HDMI

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K does not support HDMI, unlike most other video cameras. 70% of camcorders support HDMI.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all camcorders is 3", with the smallest being 1.3" and the largest being 9". The Production Camera 4K's display diagonal of 5" is in the largest 1% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Tripod Mountable

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K is tripod mountable, which is unusual. 86% of camcorders are not tripod mountable.

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Supports Remote Operation

The Production Camera 4K supports remote operation, which is unusual. 93% of camcorders do not support remote operation.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Display

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K does not have a built-in display, unlike most other video cameras. 72% of camcorders have a built-in display.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Production Camera 4K has a built-in microphone, as do 54% of camcorders.

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Has a Microphone in

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K has a microphone in, unlike 75% of camcorders which do not have a microphone in.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The Production Camera 4K has an interchangeable lens, unlike 93% of camcorders which do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Faster Than Average Maximum Frame Rate

The average maximum frame rate of all camcorders is 62fps, with the slowest being 25fps and the fastest being 960fps. The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K's maximum frame rate of 59.9fps is faster than 65% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

blackmagic design cinecamprod4kef, which bmdcinecamprod4kpl, which bmdcinecamprod4kef, bmpc4k

Barcodes:

09338716001945, 09338716002867

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