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JVC Everio GZ-MG255

alaTest has collected and analyzed 70 reviews of JVC Everio GZ-MG255. 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. Comments about the price and size are overall positive. The image quality and portability are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed opinions about the color, and there are some critical opinions about the memory and viewfinder.

usability, portability, image quality, size, price

viewfinder, memory

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the JVC Everio GZ-MG255 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for JVC Everio GZ-MG255

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of JVC Everio GZ-MG255 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the size and price. The image quality and portability are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the memory and viewfinder. There are some mixed reviews about the design.

usability, portability, image quality, price, size

color, viewfinder, memory

71% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: JVC Everio GZMG255 2MP 30GB Hard Disk Drive Camcorder with 10x Optical Zoom (Includes Docking Station)JVC Everio GZMG255 2MP 30GB Hard Disk Drive Camcorder with 10x Optical Zoom (Includes Docking Station)

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Manufacturer Battery Name:JVC BN-VF808

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes
Widescreen Video Capture:Widescreen Video Capture

Camera Flash

Type:Built-in flash

Design

Colour of product:Black, Silver

Digital Camera

Supported Flash Memory:MultiMediaCard / SD Memory Card / SDHC Memory Card

Digital Storage Media

Type:Hard disc drive

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:11cm
Height:7.1cm
Weight:355g
Width:6.6cm

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.86
Display Resolution:112000

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.7in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.9cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Portrait mode / Snow / Sports mode / Spotlight / Twilight mode

Header

Manufacturer:JVC
Model:GZ-MG255
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:JVC Everio

Image sensor

Sensor Type:CCD
Total MegaPixels:2.18

Lens System

Digital Zoom:300
Lens Aperture:F/1.2-2.0
Max Focal Length:38mm
Min Focal Length:3.8mm
Optical Zoom:10
Optical Zoom:10
Type:Zoom lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Still Resolution:1.5Megapixel
Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:2Mpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:2.2Mpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/3.9"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):6.5 mm ( 1/3.9" ) / 6.5 mm ( 1/3.9 )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabiliser:Electronic

Other features

Audio recording formats:Dolby Digital
Power consumption (typical):3.8

Ports & interfaces

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

Storage

Compatible memory cards:SD
Internal storage capacity:30

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Digital Video Format:MPEG-2
Digital Zoom:200
ISO (Max):200
Light Sensitivity:ISO 100 / ISO 200
Media Type:Hard disc drive
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Camcorder

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:7.1
Height :11
Weight:400
Width:6.6