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JVC GZ-HM440BUS

1.5 Megapixel 1 Video Camera
1.5MP 1/5" Yes 235g Sep 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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JVC GZ-HM440BUS Review

With good reviews and at over 2 years old, we have ranked the JVC GZ-HM440BUS number 232 across all camcorders.
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Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 51?

It has good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 77%.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest video cameras 2017.
It has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Features manual focus
Has a night mode
Only 1" optical sensor size
Does not have a built-in flash

JVC GZ-HM440BUS In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

This JVC video camera received a rating of 77% from camcorder expert review site info.abril.com.br.

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Good Brand

We checked the expert and user reviews of hundreds of video cameras to determine an average rating for each video camera manufacturer. On average JVC camcorders have good ratings from owners and experts.


Features

Features Manual Focus

The JVC GZ-HM440BUS features manual focus. Most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that are a comparable age to this video camera also feature manual focus.

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Has a Night Mode

The JVC GZ-HM440BUS has a night mode, as do most of the other latest small total megapixels video cameras.

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Supports HDMI

The JVC GZ-HM440BUS supports HDMI, as do most of the other similar spec video cameras that were launched around the same time as this camcorder.

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Fairly Big Optical Zoom

Across all the small total megapixels video cameras that came out around the same time as this camcorder the optical zooms range from 5x to 78x, and the average optical zoom is 31x. At 40 times zoom factor, the GZ-HM440BUS has a fairly big optical zoom compared to most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that were launched around the same time as this video camera.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The JVC GZ-HM440BUS has an image stabilizer. Most of the other similar spec video cameras that are a comparable age to this camcorder also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 200 times zoom factor, the GZ-HM440BUS has a relatively standard digital zoom compared to most of the other recently released comparable spec camcorders.

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Average Weight

At 235 grams, the GZ-HM440BUS has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camcorder.

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Average Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 2.7 inches, the JVC GZ-HM440BUS has a relatively standard display diagonal compared to most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that were launched around the same time as this camcorder.

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Has an Spotlight

The JVC GZ-HM440BUS has an spotlight, as do most of the other similar spec video cameras that came out around the same time as this camcorder.

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Features Smile Detection

The GZ-HM440BUS features smile detection. Most of the other video cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camcorder also feature smile detection.

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Very Long Video Recording Time

When compared to other small total megapixels video cameras that have been available for a comparable time to this video camera that we have assessed the video recording time of, the GZ-HM440BUS's video recording time of 95 hours is one of the longest. Across all the similar age small total megapixels video cameras the video recording times range from 1h to 95h.

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Full HD

The JVC GZ-HM440BUS is Full HD. Most of the other video cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camcorder also are Full HD.

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Features Auto Focus

The GZ-HM440BUS features auto focus. Most of the other recently released small total megapixels video cameras also feature auto focus.

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Has a Batteries Included

The GZ-HM440BUS has a batteries included, as do most of the other new small total megapixels video cameras.

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1920 X 1080 Still Image Resolution

This camcorder supports a still image resolution(s) of 640 x 480|1440 x 1080|1920 x 1080, which is typical of many new camcorders.

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1.5 Megapixels Total Megapixels

This is a 1.5 megapixels sensor video camera.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1/5.8" optical sensor size, which is typical of many latest comparable spec video cameras.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camcorder supports a video resolutions of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many small total megapixels video cameras that were released around the same time as it.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The GZ-HM440BUS does not have a built-in flash. Most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that are a comparable age to this video camera also do not have a built-in flash.

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Has a Touchscreen

The GZ-HM440BUS has a touchscreen. Most of the other camcorders that have been on the market for around the same time as this camcorder also have a touchscreen.

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Has a Face Detection

The GZ-HM440BUS has a face detection. Most of the other latest similar spec video cameras also have a face detection.

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Supports On Screen Display (OSD)

The GZ-HM440BUS supports On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other new small total megapixels video cameras also support On Screen Display (OSD).

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Features Photo Mode

The GZ-HM440BUS features photo mode. Most of the other video cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camcorder also feature photo mode.

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Age

Released Over Two Years Ago

It was September 2014 when JVC released the GZ-HM440BUS.


JVC GZ-HM440BUS Review Sources

To prepare this JVC GZ-HM440BUS 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 139,464 product attributes, 27,277 camcorder reviews and 1,456,200 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

Manufacturer Part Numbers jvc gzhm440rus, jvc gzhm440aus, gzhm440bus
Barcodes 00046838045387, 00046838045394, 00046838045400, 00999994606964

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