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GE G3WP Digital Camera

$99.99
Compact Camera 12.2MP 4x Mar 2013
Camera Type Megapixel Optical Zoom Image Stabilizer Release Date
Average expert reviews
Good technical features
Robust
5 Reviews
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Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

The average expert rating of this camera is 71% based on five expert reviews from sites including uk.askmen.com, testnumerique.fr, erenumerique.fr and bestofmicro.com.

Good Brand

Cameras from GE have an average rating of 76 out of 100, which is in the top 50% of all digital camera manufacturers that we have analysed.


Other Features

Has a USB 2.0 Port

The GE G3WP has a USB 2.0 port. Most of the other cameras of a comparable type and age to this digital camera also have a USB 2.0 port.

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Other

Released Over Four Years Ago

This low megapixel digital camera has been on the market since April 2017.


Memory

Very Small Maximum Memory Card Size

Across all the cameras that have been available for around the same time as this digital camera the maximum memory card sizes range from 1GB to 64GB. At only 8 gigabytes, the GE G3WP has a fairly small maximum memory card size compared to most of the other digital cameras of this spec and age.

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Battery

Only 180 Battery Life (CIPA Standard)

Most similar spec digital cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this camera take between 130 and 4,199 battery life (CIPA standard), including the GE G3WP which takes 180 battery life (CIPA standard).

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Networking

Does Not Feature Bluetooth

Like most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to this digital camera, the GE G3WP does not feature bluetooth.

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Light Exposure

Supports Seven ISO Sensitivities

The number of ISO speeds supported by the GE G3WP is more than most digital cameras of this age and type. This GE digital camera supports a 400 ISO sensitivity, which is the most commonly supported ISO sensitivity supported by digital cameras of this age and spec. The ISO sensitivities "64", "100", "200", "800", "1600" and "3200" are also supported by this digital camera.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Light

The average weight of cameras that have been available for a similar time to this camera is 260g, and the weights range from 50g to 1.3kg. The GE G3WP is one of the lighter cameras that are a similar age to this digital camera (only 125 grams) amongst low megapixel digital cameras of this age.

If you would consider a digital camera with a heavier weight then you might want to look at the GE G5WP (125g).

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports PictBridge

The GE G3WP supports PictBridge. Most of the other similar spec cameras that have been around for a comparable time to this camera also support PictBridge.

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Features

Good Technical Features

One owner thought it had good features. Expert review site Uk.askmen.com mentioned “The GE G3WP has some very attractive features”.


Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The GE G3WP has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other low megapixel digital cameras that are a comparable age to this digital camera.

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Packaging Content

Has a Hand Strap

The GE G3WP has a hand strap, as do most of the other cameras that have been around for more than two years.

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Has a Battery Charger Included

The GE G3WP has a battery charger included. Most of the other cameras of a comparable age and spec to this digital camera also have a battery charger included.

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Focusing

Features Smile Detection

The GE G3WP features smile detection, as do most of the other cameras of this spec and age.

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Lens System

Fairly Big Digital Zoom

At 4.5 times zoom factor, the GE G3WP has a fairly big digital zoom compared to most of the other digital cameras of this type and age. Across all the comparable spec cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this camera the digital zooms range from 0.71x to 14x, and the average digital zoom is 4.1x.

If this low megapixel digital camera digital zoom is too small for you then you might also want to look at the Olympus E-PL3 (14x and higher rated).

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Quite Big Maximum Aperture Number

The GE G3WP has one of the bigger maximum aperture numbers (only 5.15) amongst comparable spec cameras of this age. The average maximum aperture number of cameras of this age and spec is 6.2, and the maximum aperture numbers range from 1.8 to 22.

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Very Long Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

When compared to other digital cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this digital camera that we have assessed, the GE G3WP's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of 38 millimeters is one of the longest. Across all the similar spec cameras that were released more than two years ago the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 4.5mm to 38mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 26mm.

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Average Optical Zoom

The GE G3WP has a fairly average optical zoom (4 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other cameras of a similar age and type to this digital camera.

We compared all the other 4x optical zoom digital cameras to this digital camera and we think the XF1 ($156.39), and the X10 both from Fujifilm which has better reviews is also worth considering.

If you want a bigger optical zoom then you might want to consider the Panasonic Lumix DMC-FS10 (5x), or the Olympus XZ-10 (5x) which also has a higher rating.

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Picture Quality

Has an Image Stabilizer

The GE G3WP has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other digital cameras of this type and age.

We compared all the other digital cameras with an image stabilizer to this camera and we think because of it's better review score, the Nikon D3S, the Canon Powershot S200, and the Panasonic DMC-LX7 is also worth considering.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

This digital camera has a still image resolution(s) of 640 x 480, which is the most frequently found still image resolution(s) on digital cameras of a comparable age and spec to it.

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Video

Supports Video Recording

The GE G3WP supports video recording, as do most of the other digital cameras that are a similar age to this camera.

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Does Not Support Full HD Video

The GE G3WP does not support Full HD video, unlike most of the other similar spec cameras that came out around the same time as this camera which support Full HD video.

We compared all the other cameras which also support Full HD video to this digital camera and we think the VH-510, or the XZ-2 both from Olympus or the Canon S110 which also has a higher rating is also worth considering.

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Only 320 X 240 Pixels Video Resolution

The highest video resolution supported by the GE G3WP is 320 x 240 pixels. That's 75% less video resolution than the most common video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels.

A 320 x 240 pixels video resolutions is in fact the worst supported video resolution across all low megapixel digital cameras that have been available for a similar time to this camera.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels video resolutions is the best supported video resolution across comparable types of camera.

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Only 720 X 480 Pixels Video Resolution

The GE G3WP has a maximum video resolution of 720 x 480 pixels. That's 96% less video resolution than the most frequently found maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. Across all digital cameras that were launched around the same time as this camera the video resolution ranges from 320 x 240 pixels to 4096 x 2160 pixels.

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Design

Robust

One owner who reviewed it concluded that it was good at resisting water ingress. Expert website Uk.askmen.com gave it a score of 5 stars and said in their GE G3WP review “The entire body of the camera is water resistant for up to 10 feet, making it perfect for swimming, kayaking”.

Very Low Waterproof Up to

With a waterproof up to of only 3 meters, the GE G3WP has a quite low waterproof up to compared to most of the other cameras that came out around the same time as this digital camera. The lowest waterproof up to of cameras that were released more than two years ago is 3m, the highest is 40m, and the average waterproof up to is 10m.

It may also be worth also looking at one of the alternative 3m waterproof digital cameras currently available including because of it's better review score, the Rollei Sportsline 60.

If you would prefer a digital camera with a higher waterproof up to then you might want to look at the GE G5WP (5m).

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Display

Average Display Diagonal

The GE G3WP has a fairly typical display diagonal (2.7 inches) compared to most of the other comparable spec digital cameras that were released more than two years ago.

We compared this camera to all the other 2.7" screen digital cameras and we think the Lexibook JL2600, and the Canon 105 + DCC-60 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

Cameras with a larger display diagonal that might also be worth looking at include the Leica D-Lux 6 (3" and higher rated), the Canon Powershot S200 (3" and higher rated), or the Fujifilm XQ2 (3" and higher rated).

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00810027012616, 00810027015365
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