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JVC - Everio GZ-HD30

alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 reviews of JVC - Everio GZ-HD30. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the design and reliability. The image quality and portability also get good feedback, but the price and size get less positive views.

usability, portability, image quality, reliability, design

size, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the JVC - Everio GZ-HD30 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for JVC - Everio GZ-HD30

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 13 user reviews of JVC - Everio GZ-HD30 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Reviews about the image quality and reliability are generally positive. The usability and portability are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the size.

portability, usability, reliability, image quality

size

69% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: JVC Everio GZ-HD30 80 GB AVCHD High Definition Camcorder w/10x Optical ZoomJVC Everio GZ-HD30 80 GB AVCHD High Definition Camcorder w/10x Optical Zoom

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Chris Jager (goodgearguide.com.au)

JVC Everio GZ-HD30

 

The best Everio yet.

Excellent 'Full HD' video quality, 80GB hard drive, improved low-light performance, two HD video codecs

Cluttered menu interface, no optical image stabiliser, not particularly beginner-friendly

The GZ-HD30 is unquestionably the best consumer-level HD camcorder that JVC has ever produced. Sporting 80GB of inbuilt memory, AVCHD/MPEG-2 TS recording capabilities and an impressive low-light performance, it is bound to put a smile on most...

Oct, 2008

Consumer review by: Nichole (productreview.com.au)

Excellent

 

This camera is very easy to use as both a HD video camera and a still digital camera (I actually find that this camera takes better still images than my Olympus point and shoot). Switches between still and video images with one button, very easy to...

Very easy to use, light weight

None so far.

Mar, 2010

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:STEREO
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes

Battery

Battery life (max):0.45
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BN-VF815

Camera

On Screen Display (OSD): Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black, Silver

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:7.11

Image sensor

Optical sensor resolution:2.68
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 3
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:2.68

Lens System

Digital Zoom:200
Filter Size:4.3
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):50 - 500
Focal length range (f-f):4.5 - 45
Optical Zoom:10

Other features

Auto Focus: Yes
Flash memory:4096
Internal Memory:81920
Manual Focus: Yes
Minimum processor:800 MHz
Minimum RAM:128
Photo mode: Yes
Sports: Yes
Spotlight: Yes
Twilight: Yes

Ports & interfaces

HDMI: Yes
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Storage

Internal storage capacity:80

Video

Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Video formats supported:AVCHD

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:12.3
Height :6.8
Weight:440
Width:7.1