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Zoom Q4

$249.99
Zoom Q4
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An astonishingly cheap and classic 1x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, with fantastic features
1x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 3MP 1" Nov 2014
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Zoom Q4 Review

Representing excellent value for money and with reviews, we have ranked the Zoom Q4 number 27 across all camcorders.
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Value for Money
Excellent
93
Features
Fully-Featured
94
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 94?

It has good expert reviews and good user reviews with 83% of buyers recommending this video camera to others.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer video cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This Zoom camcorder has some great features:
Very light
Supports HDMI
Full HD
Larger than average maximum memory card size
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Zoom Q4 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Superb Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $249.99 it is still in the cheapest 39% of video cameras.

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We found a cheaper price for the Zoom Q4 of £186.87 ($186.87) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $63.12.

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Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

Camcorders have total megapixels of between 0.3MP and 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The Zoom Q4's total megapixels of only 3MP is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 77% of all camcorders when ordered 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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Very Light

The weight of the Zoom Q4 of only 167g is lighter than 77% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Video cameras have weights of between 50g and 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g.

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Smaller Than Average Optical Zoom

The Zoom Q4's optical zoom of only 1x is in the smallest 3% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The average optical zoom of all camcorders is 19x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 70x.

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Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the Zoom Q4 of 0.333" is pretty average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 58% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Average Maximum Battery Life

The maximum battery life of the Zoom Q4 of 3h is fairly standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the longest 60% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Zoom Q4 does not have an image stabilizer, unlike most other video cameras. 69% of camcorders have an image stabilizer.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Zoom Q4 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Very Small Display Diagonal

Across all the camcorders the display diagonals range from 1.3" to 9", and the average display diagonal is 3". The display diagonal of the Zoom Q4 of only 2" is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 94% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Zoom Q4 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Higher Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

The Zoom Q4's minimum aperture number of 2.8 is higher than 75% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Camcorders have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.1 and 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.3.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card size of the Zoom Q4 of 128GB is in the largest 14% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The maximum memory card sizes of camcorders range from 2GB to 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 64GB.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Zoom Q4 has a built-in microphone, as do 54% of camcorders.

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Faster Than Average Maximum Frame Rate

The Zoom Q4's maximum frame rate of 60fps is faster than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is faster than 91% 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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Does Not Feature Wi-Fi

The Zoom Q4 does not feature wi-Fi, although keep in mind that 76% of camcorders also do not feature wi-Fi.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The Zoom Q4 does not support PictBridge, although it is worth noting that 97% of camcorders also do not support PictBridge.

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Does Not Support Bluetooth

Like most other camcorders, the Zoom Q4 does not support bluetooth. 98% of camcorders do not support bluetooth.

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Has a Microphone in

The Zoom Q4 has a microphone in, which is unusual. 75% of camcorders do not have a microphone in.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

zoom zq4n, zoom q4

Barcodes:

00600599647824, 00884354012830, 00884354015732, 04515260012824, 04515260012848, 04515260012855, 04515260012862, 04515260012879, 04515260013784

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