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JVC GZ-MS230

alaTest has collected and analyzed 615 reviews of JVC GZ-MS230. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the size and image quality. The price and portability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some negative views about the reliability.

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reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the JVC GZ-MS230 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for JVC GZ-MS230

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of JVC GZ-MS230 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the usability.

usability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: JVC Everio GZ-MS230 CamcorderJVC Everio GZ-MS230 Camcorder

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for JVC GZ-MS230

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 86 user reviews of JVC GZ-MS230 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the memory and image quality. The portability and price are also appreciated. Reviews are divided on the durability. Some have doubts about the battery and reliability.

usability, price, portability, image quality, memory

reliability, battery

81% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: JVC GZ-MS230 Camcorder (Blue)JVC GZ-MS230 Camcorder (Blue)

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Sound:Stereo

Battery

Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BN-VG107

Camera

Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder

Connections

Firewire in (IEEE 1394): No
Firewire Out (IEEE 1394): No
HDMI Connection: No
USB Connection: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black / Black, Silver / Red

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.86
Display resolution (numeric):123000
Screen Resolution:123000 pixels
Screen Size:6.9 in
Screen Type:LCD

Focusing

Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image resolution

Digital Still Pictures:Photo
Progressive Scan for Photos: No
Still Picture Resolutions:832x624, 640x480, 640x360 pixels
Total MegaPixels:0.8 Megapixels

Image sensor

Optical sensor resolution:800000
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 6
Sensor Type:CCD

Lens System

Digital Zoom:800
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):38 - 1482
Focal length range (f-f):2.2 - 85.8
Image stabilizer: Yes
Optical Zoom:39

Lens/Zoom

Aperture (Wide-tele):F1.8-F4.3
Auto Focus: Yes
Digital Zoom:800 x
Focal Length (35mm equiv):38.0-1482.0 mm
Focal Length (Wide-Tele):2.2-85.8 mm
Image Stabilization:Yes (Digital)
Manual Focus: Yes
Optical Zoom:39 x
White Balance:Auto, Manual

Measures

Dimensions (HxWxD):62x52x115 mm
Weight:230 g
Weight (lb):0.51 lb

Other features

Aperture range (F-F):1.8 - 4.3
Audio output:1 / Y
Auto Focus: Yes
Flash memory:8192
Interface:USB 2.0
Manual Focus: Yes
Night mode: Yes
Power consumption (typical):1.5
Sports: Yes
Spotlight: Yes
Twilight: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Sensor

Sensor Size:1/6 in
Sensor Type:CCD

Still image

Image formats supported:JPG
Still image resolution(s):640 x 360,640 x 480

Storage

Built-in Memory: Yes
Built-in Storage Size:8 GB
Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC
Disc types supported: No
Flash memory:8

Video

HD Recording: No
Recordable File/Disc Formats:MPEG-2
Recording Format:Internal flash / SD / SDHC

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:11
Height :6.2
Weight:200 / 230
Width:5.2

White balance

White Balance:Auto, Manual