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JVC GZ-MG130 Camcorder

alaTest has collected and analyzed 350 reviews of JVC GZ-MG130 Camcorder. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People are impressed by the zoom and size. The price and portability also get good comments. There are some mixed opinions about the image quality. Some have doubts about the viewfinder and connectivity.

usability, portability, price, size, zoom

battery, reliability, connectivity, viewfinder

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the JVC GZ-MG130 Camcorder is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for JVC GZ-MG130 Camcorder

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 33 user reviews of JVC GZ-MG130 Camcorder from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the design and image quality. The portability and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the battery. There are some mixed views about the size.

usability, price, portability, image quality, design

battery

67% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: JVC GZ-MG130EK Hard Disk CamcorderJVC GZ-MG130EK Hard Disk Camcorder

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for JVC GZ-MG130 Camcorder

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 89 user reviews of JVC GZ-MG130 Camcorder from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the battery and size. The price and portability also get good comments. There are some mixed reviews about the image quality. Many are critical about the connectivity and reliability.

usability, portability, price, size, battery

reliability, connectivity

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: 5Hrs Replacement Battery for BN-VF823 JVC Everio GZ-MG130 GZ-MG130U GZ-MS100 -Brandnew ATC5Hrs Replacement Battery for BN-VF823 JVC Everio GZ-MG130 GZ-MG130U GZ-MS100 -Brandnew ATC

Dec, 2016

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

Excellent

 

Ideal for beginners and professionals alike, for the price nice little unit. Easy to use and understand functions, great playback ability and able to store movies and still photos into easy to find playlists. Great recording options, playback options,...

I love this camcorder its easy to use and has heaps of options and settings to play with. It holds heaps of video recordings and transfers your video without fuss to your computer allowing you to make DVDs. So compact and easy to take anywhere and so...

i really have no cons to mention with this unit.

May, 2008

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Battery life (max):37.5
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BN-VF808
Manufacturer Battery Name:JVC BN-VF808

Camcorder Features

Widescreen Video Capture:Widescreen Video Capture

Design

Colour of product:Black, Silver / 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
Width:6.6cm

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.86

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:Snow / Sports mode / Spotlight / Twilight mode

Header

Manufacturer:JVC
Model:GZ-MG130E/MG130
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:JVC Everio/JVC GZ

Image sensor

Optical sensor size:25.4 / 6
Sensor Type:CCD
Total MegaPixels:0.68 / 0.8

Lens System

Digital Zoom:800
Filter Size:3.05
Focal length range (f-f):2.3 - 78.2
Image stabilizer: Yes
Lens Aperture:F/2.0
Max Focal Length:78.2mm
Min Focal Length:2.3mm
Optical Zoom:34
Optical Zoom:34
Type:Zoom lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Still Resolution:0.3Megapixel
Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:340Kpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:680Kpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/6"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):4.2 mm ( 1/6" ) / 4.2 mm ( 1/6 )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabiliser:Electronic

Other features

Audio recording formats:AC3
Auto Focus: Yes
Flash memory:4096
Interface:USB
Internal Memory:30000 / 30720
Manual Focus: Yes
Minimum processor:800 MHz
Minimum RAM:128
Photo mode: Yes
Power requirements:3.0W
Sports: Yes
Spotlight: Yes
Twilight: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
DV port: No
S-Video In: No
S-Video Out: No
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:800
Media Type:Hard disc drive
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Camcorder

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:11
Height :7.1
Weight:320 / 365
Width:6.6