The GY-HM600 supports a higher video resolution than most comparable spec video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This video camera supports a 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions, whereas most newly released small total megapixels camcorders support a 1280 x 720 pixels video resolutions. This JVC camcorder also supports a video resolutions of 1440 x 1080 pixels.
This camcorder's video resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all small total megapixels camcorders that have been around for a similar time to this camcorder.
The worst supported video resolution amongst comparable types of camcorder is 1280 x 720 pixels.