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HP F500G

$77.77
$59.99 $17.78 cheaper than 37 days ago
A 4 year old 2.1 megapixel Full HD camcorder with average features
2.1MP Yes 460g CMOS Jul 2013
Total Megapixels Full HD Weight Sensor Type Release Date
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HP F-500G Review

With average features, we have ranked the HP F-500G number 148 across all camcorders.
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Average Features
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Overall Score
38
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 39?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest video cameras 2017.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Full HD
Supports HDMI
Very short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv)
Very small total megapixels

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HP F-500G In-Depth Analysis

Features

Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Camcorders have maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 0.5mm and 2,700mm. At only 3.8 millimeters, the HP F-500G has a fairly short maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Very Small Total Megapixels

At only 2.1 megapixels, the HP F-500G has a quite small total megapixels compared to most of the other camcorders. The total megapixels of video cameras range from 0.3MP to 210MP.

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Full HD

Full HD

The HP F-500G is Full HD. Most of the other camcorders also are Full HD.

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Quite Short Battery Life (max)

The shortest battery life (max) of camcorders is 0.083h and the longest is 8,700h. With a battery life (max) of only 0.16666666666667 hours, the HP F-500G has one of the shortest battery life (max) amongst camcorders of this age.

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Fairly Big Closest Focusing Distance

When compared to other video cameras that we have assessed, the HP F-500G's closest focusing distance of 1.5 meters is one of the biggest. The smallest closest focusing distance of camcorders is 0.0005m, the biggest is 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.44m.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The HP F-500G supports HDMI. Most of the other camcorders also support HDMI.

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Quite Low Maximum Aperture Number

The HP F-500G has a quite low maximum aperture number (only 1.9) compared to most of the other camcorders. Camcorders have maximum aperture numbers of between 1.6 and 38.

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Has a Night Mode

The HP F-500G has a night mode, as do most of the other video cameras.

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Only 2304 X 1536 Still Image Resolution

The HP F-500G supports a higher still image resolution than most video cameras. This video camera supports a 2304 x 1536 still image resolution, whereas most camcorders support a 2816 x 1584 still image resolution. Video cameras still image resolution range from 1024 x 768 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).

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Very Short Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Across all the camcorders the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 1.8mm to 110mm. With a minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 3.8 millimeters, the HP F-500G has a fairly short minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Heavy

The weights of camcorders range from 50g to 7.5kg. The HP F-500G is one of the heavier camcorders (460 grams) amongst video cameras of this age.

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Features Photo Mode

The HP F-500G features photo mode, as do most of the other video cameras.

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Value for Money

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Manufacturer Part Numbers hp f500g

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