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Overall Score

JVC GZ-R10

A Highly Recommended 10 Megapixel 1 Camcorder
10MP 1/5" Yes 286g Mar 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
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JVC GZ-R10 Review

With good reviews and at over 3 years old, we have ranked the JVC GZ-R10 number 209 across all camcorders.
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2 Reviews
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3 Years Old
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Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 50?

It has terrific user reviews but ok expert reviews. 100% of buyers recommended this video camera to others.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest video cameras 2017.
It is missing some features:
Does not have a built-in light
Only 640 x 480 still image resolution
Does not have a built-in flash

JVC GZ-R10 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Expert Reviews Are Average

This medium total megapixels camcorder received an expert rating of 70% from techguide.com.au.

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Good Brand

We checked the reviews from users and experts of hundreds of camcorders to determine an average rating for each video camera manufacturer. On average video cameras from JVC have good ratings from experts and owners. 75% of those that bought a JVC video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Features

Average Weight

With a weight of 286 grams, the JVC GZ-R10 has a fairly typical weight compared to most of the other recently released medium total megapixels camcorders.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Light

The JVC GZ-R10 does not have a built-in light, although this is within the context that most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that are a similar age to this camcorder also do not have a built-in light.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The JVC GZ-R10 supports a maximum still image resolution of 640 x 480. That's 85% less still image resolution than the most common still image resolution(s) of 1920 x 1080. This video camera also support still image resolution(s)s of 1920x1080 and 1440x1080 and 640x480.

This camcorder's still image resolution (640 x 480) is actually the worst supported still image resolution across all medium total megapixels camcorders that are a comparable age to this camcorder.

A 4608 x 3456 still image resolution(s) is the best supported still image resolution amongst comparable types of camcorder.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 100 times zoom factor, the JVC GZ-R10 has a fairly average digital zoom compared to most of the other recently released medium total megapixels camcorders.

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Supports HDMI

The JVC GZ-R10 supports HDMI. Most of the other video cameras that are a similar age to this video camera also support HDMI.

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Full HD

The JVC GZ-R10 is Full HD, as are most of the other latest camcorders.

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Fairly Long Battery Life (max)

With a battery life (max) of 4.5 hours, the JVC GZ-R10 has one of the longer battery life (max) amongst medium total megapixels camcorders of this age. Across all the recently released medium total megapixels camcorders the battery life (max) range from 1h to 8,700h.

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Quite Big Optical Zoom

The smallest optical zoom of latest medium total megapixels camcorders is 1x and the biggest is 67x. The JVC GZ-R10 has one of the bigger optical zooms (40 times zoom factor) amongst medium total megapixels camcorders of this age.

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Supports On Screen Display (OSD)

The JVC GZ-R10 supports On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that have been on the market for around the same time as this camcorder also support On Screen Display (OSD).

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10 Megapixels Total Megapixels

This is a 10 megapixels sensor video camera.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The JVC GZ-R10 does not have a built-in flash. Most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that came out around the same time as this camcorder also do not have a built-in flash.

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Quite High Effective Megapixels (image)

The JVC GZ-R10 has a quite high effective megapixels (image) (10 megapixels) compared to most of the other medium total megapixels camcorders that were launched around the same time as this camcorder. The effective megapixels (image) of similar age similar spec camcorders range from 1.3MP to 21MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 7.3MP.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

This video camera has a maximum video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most commonly found maximum video resolution on recently released video cameras.

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1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1/5.8" optical sensor size, which is the most commonly found optical sensor size on medium total megapixels camcorders that have been available for a similar time to it.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the JVC GZ-R10 has a fairly typical display diagonal compared to most of the other video cameras that were released around the same time as this video camera.

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This video camera was released in March 2014.


JVC GZ-R10 Review Sources

To prepare this JVC GZ-R10 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 139,517 product attributes, 27,363 camcorder reviews and 1,449,800 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

Barcodes 00006513640583, 00009608235591, 03595980009442, 04975769420696

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