JVC GR-D860 reviews: MiniDV storage SD camcorder

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8.8 out of 10 based on 10 reviews.
JVC GR-D860: Horizontally held, 35x optical zoom camcorder using SD card. See full product description
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Ray, Birmingham

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
One of the best camcorders I have owned
Bad points:
None
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Image quality 10.0
Battery life 8.0
Weight 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 26 Feb 2009

Gail, Harlow

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Zoom and ease of use
Bad points:
I haven't found any yet
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 9.0
Image quality 8.0
Battery life 8.0
Weight 9.0
Value for money 9.0
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Confirmed purchase: 16 Mar 2009

Confirmed purchaser

Score 8.0/10
Good points:
Well worth it's money. Quite easy to use.
Bad points:
I haven't figure how to access the Menu in Record Mode yet, :S.
Overall rating 8.0
Ease of use 8.0
Image quality 8.0
Battery life 8.0
Weight 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 14 Mar 2009

Confirmed purchaser

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Image ququality & still photos
Bad points:
Complicated menus
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 6.0
Image quality 9.0
Battery life 9.0
Weight 10.0
Value for money 9.0
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2 of 3 people found this review helpful

Confirmed purchase: 09 Dec 2008

Confirmed purchaser New to Camcording

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Easy to understand even a child can use it
Bad points:
can be a bit fiddly especially if you have big fingers
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 8.0
Image quality 9.0
Battery life 8.0
Weight 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 02 Apr 2009

Product Features

Resolution quality SD
Resolution (Pixels) 640x480
3D No
Optical zoom ratio 35
Media format MiniDV
Connections Firewire
Connections USB
Type of memory card SD
Shape of camcorder Horizontally held
Digital zoom ratio 800
Type of image stabiliser Electronic
Widescreen recording Yes
Shortest shutter speed (Fractions of a second) 1/4000
Weight (g) 420
Screen size (Inches) 2.7
Maximum aperture telephoto 4
Maximum aperture wide 1.8
Lowest focal length (Millimetres) 36
Highest focal length (Millimetres) 1260
Type of chip CCD
Release date 2008-01-16

Also known as: GR-D860, JVC

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Manufacturer's Description

Compact and easy to hold DVC with ultra-powerful 35x optical zoom and convenient Dual Recording capability for shooting stills during video recording


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