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JVC Everio range - disappointing....

Advantages: Easy to use menu, point and shoot
Disadvantages: Bad video and image quality, poor performance in lower light conditions

This JVC camcorder is mediocre at best. As a first time camcorder buyer, I wanted a camera that produced good quality video footage (I wasn't too worried about the stills), which was easy to upload and edit. In all fairness, Hard Drive camcorder footage i ...

echtaylor 05.12.2006 · Read full review
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Review of JVC Everio GZ-MG37

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JVC Everio camcorder

Advantages: Easy to use in palm of hand
Disadvantages: Poor low light usage; wind cut doesn't make any difference to wind noise

We bought a JVC Everio hard drive camcorder and have been very disappointed. Low light recordings are jerky and the wind cut feature doesn't seem to make the slightest bit of difference to the wind noise picked up (even taping a foam cover over the mic h ...

ellanvannin52 06.12.2007 · Read full review
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DVD Camcorder Samsung VP-DC163

Advantages: Great quality and functionality, all round good buy.
Disadvantages: Costly to buy and also costly for the discs.

----------------------------------------------- DVD Camcorder Samsung VP-DC163 ----------------------------------------------- Where to start, there is so much that I need to put into this review. Well let’s start about how I came around to getting t ...

iamthebest1 26.04.2007 · Read full review
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Camera, lights...

Advantages: Can record straight to DVD, clear LCD screen
Disadvantages: Slightly disappointing quality

This attractive looking camcorder has both interesting and useful features. It is simple to use, has a powerful zoom (33 x optical zoom) and can record to both a memory card and mini DVD (DVD-RW / -R / +RW / +R (Dual Layer)). It's dimensions are 54.5 x ...

CharleneC 07.01.2007 · Read full review
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JVC MG142E - What a cracker

Advantages: Lightweight, Easy to use, Lots of built in memory
Disadvantages: None so far

I have just brought the JVC MG142E and wanted to let you all know what a great little camcorder it is! First I should probably give you the technical stuff!! 40GB Inbuilt Hard Drive 34 x Optical Zoom 800 x Digital Zoom 2.7" Widescreen LCD Screen ...

Vickijake 03.02.2008 · Read full review
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Review of JVC Everio GZ-MG175EK

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