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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K

$2,995.00
A classic 4/3 Full HD camcorder
4/3" Yes 1.7kg No Jun 2014
Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Image Stabilizer Release Date
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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K number 77 across all camcorders.
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Why Has it Scored 69?

It has very good user reviews with an average user rating of 90%.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer video cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest camcorders 2017.
This Blackmagic Design camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a microphone in
Tripod mountable
Does not support HDMI
Does not have a built-in flash

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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Blackmagic Design Video Cameras Have Good Reviews

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Features

Average Weight

The Production Camera 4K has a pretty average weight (1.7 kilograms) compared to most of the other comparable spec video cameras that are a similar age to this video camera.

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Has a Microphone in

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K has a microphone in, as do most of the other new camcorders.

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Tripod Mountable

The Production Camera 4K is tripod mountable. Most of the other latest camcorders also are tripod mountable.

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Supports On Screen Display (OSD)

The Production Camera 4K supports On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other new camcorders also support On Screen Display (OSD).

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Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Production Camera 4K has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other video cameras that were launched around the same time as this camcorder also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Average Battery Life (max)

At 1.5 hours, the Production Camera 4K has a relatively standard battery life (max) compared to most of the other similar spec camcorders that have been around for a comparable time to this video camera.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The Production Camera 4K has an interchangeable lens. Most of the other recently released camcorders also have an interchangeable lens.

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Has an AC Adapter Included

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K has an AC adapter included, as do most of the other camcorders that have been available for around the same time as this camcorder.

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Fairly Large Display Diagonal

Camcorders that are a similar age to this video camera have display diagonals of between 1.3" and 11". At 5 inches, the Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K has a fairly large display diagonal compared to most of the other comparable spec video cameras that came out around the same time as this camcorder.

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Full HD

The Production Camera 4K is Full HD. Most of the other new camcorders also are Full HD.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The Production Camera 4K has a headphone outputs. Most of the other latest camcorders also have a headphone outputs.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K supports a 3840 x 2160 pixels video resolutions which is higher than most new camcorders. Most video cameras that have been around for a comparable time to it support a 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions.

This video camera's video resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution across all similar spec camcorders that were launched around the same time as this camcorder.

A 720 x 480 pixels video resolutions is the worst supported video resolution amongst similar types of video camera.

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Does Not Support HDMI

The Production Camera 4K does not support HDMI. Most of the other recently released comparable spec camcorders do support HDMI.

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Has a Remotely Operated

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K has a remotely operated, as do most of the other recently released video cameras.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The Production Camera 4K has a higher maximum video resolution than most recently released camcorders. This Blackmagic Design video camera has a 3840 x 2160 pixels maximum video resolution, whereas most comparable spec camcorders that have been available for a similar time to it have a 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution.

This camcorder's maximum video resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels) is in fact the best maximum video resolution across all new camcorders.

The worst maximum video resolution amongst comparable types of camcorder is 1920 x 1080 pixels.

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4/3" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 4/3" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on comparable spec camcorders that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

Like most of the other latest camcorders, the Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K does not have a built-in flash.

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Has a Touchscreen

The Production Camera 4K has a touchscreen. Most of the other camcorders that were launched around the same time as this video camera also have a touchscreen.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Production Camera 4K has a built-in microphone. Most of the other similar spec camcorders that have been on the market for a comparable time to this video camera also have a built-in microphone.

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Has a DC-In Jack

The Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K has a DC-in jack. Most of the other similar spec video cameras that have been around for around the same time as this camcorder also have a DC-in jack.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This video camera was released in June 2014.


Value for Money

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Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K Review Sources

To prepare this Blackmagic Design Production Camera 4K review we compared this camcorder to 100 other models. For each camcorder that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 139,513 product attributes, 27,316 camcorder reviews and 1,472,200 historical camcorder prices from 164 camcorder retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this camcorder compared to the other models as well as any areas where this camcorder is lacking.

Product Identifiers

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Barcodes 09338716001945, 09338716002867

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