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JVC GY-HMQ10

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JVC GY-HMQ10

JVC GY-HMQ10
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A good spec but only average value for money 10x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera
10x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 8.3MP 1" Jul 2013
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JVC GY-HMQ10 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the JVC GY-HMQ10 number 372 across all camcorders.
56
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest camcorders 2018.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average optical sensor size
Has an image stabilizer
Very small optical zoom
Heavier than average

JVC GY-HMQ10 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Average Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of the GY-HMQ10 of 8.3MP is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 38% of all camcorders when sorted 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 typical of many camcorders.

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Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The smallest optical sensor size of camcorders is 0.12", the largest is 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37". The GY-HMQ10's optical sensor size of 0.435" is in the largest 23% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The average optical zoom of all camcorders is 19x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 70x. The optical zoom of the GY-HMQ10 of only 10x is smaller than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the smallest 31% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

Camcorders have weights of between 50g and 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The GY-HMQ10's weight of 1.7kg is heavier than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 9% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The GY-HMQ10 has an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the JVC GY-HMQ10 of only 20x is smaller than 76% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Across all the video cameras the digital zooms range from 1.5x to 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of camcorders is 1.3", the largest is 9", and the average display diagonal is 3". The JVC GY-HMQ10's display diagonal of 3.5" is larger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 90% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Faster Than Average Maximum Frame Rate

The maximum frame rate of the JVC GY-HMQ10 of 60fps is faster than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is faster than 78% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The average maximum frame rate of all camcorders is 62fps, with the slowest being 25fps and the fastest being 960fps.

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Full HD

Full HD

The GY-HMQ10 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The GY-HMQ10 has an interchangeable lens. 93% of camcorders do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes:

00046838064852, 04975769401091

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