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JVC Everio GZ-HM550

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JVC Everio GZ-HM550

The JVC Everio GZ-HM550 is a camcorder that features a 32GB Internal Flash Memory and SD/SDHC card slot for users to store their recorded videos. Powered by a 1/2.3” 10.62 Megapixel Back-illuminated CMOS Sensor, the JVC Everio GZ-HM550 also functions as a digital camera by providing users with 9.3 Megapixel Stills with no interpolation. It supports 16x Dynamic Zoom via its Konica Minolta HD lens, Bluetooth® Wireless Technology, Super LoLux, Advanced Image Stabilizer, Time-Lapse R…

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JVC Everio GZ-HM550

The JVC Everio GZ-HM550 is a camcorder that features a 32GB Internal Flash Memory and SD/SDHC card slot for users to store their recorded videos. Powered by a 1/2.3” 10.62 Megapixel Back-illuminated CMOS Sensor, the JVC Everio GZ-HM550 also functions as a digital camera by providing users with 9.3 Megapixel Stills with no interpolation. It supports 16x Dynamic Zoom via its Konica Minolta HD lens, Bluetooth® Wireless Technology, Super LoLux, Advanced Image Stabilizer, Time-Lapse REC & Auto REC, One Touch Export, One Touch Upload to YouTube™ (HD Compatible) and direct DVD creation with SHARE STATION® software. The JVC Everio GZ-HM550 also supports recording over both its media (the internal memory and memory card), Face Detection & Face Flow Thumbnail, Auto Flash & Auto Illumi. Light, Laser Touch Operation and comes with a 2-Way grip belt. The JVC Everio GZ-HM550 comes bundled with the Everio MediaBrowser software.

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The JVC Everio GZ-HM550 is a camcorder that features built-in Bluetooth® wireless technology, which allows users to work the camera with a variety of other wireless devices. It is powered by a 10.6 megapixel CMOS sensor that records both Full HD video and 9 megapixel digital stills on its 32GB flash memory. Supporting dual storage recording with an SD/SDHC card slot, the Everio GZ-HM550 allows users to pair the unit with a Bluetooth-equipped smartphone to control the camera remotely. Users can record, zoom and play the camera; use the camera with a GPS device to record location data of where movie and still files were recorded, then synchronize the data with Google Earth™ when viewing the file on a PC using the bundled Everio MediaBrowser software; and pair with a Bluetooth-equipped headset to monitor the recorded sound or for voice recording. The 10.62 megapixel Back-illuminated CMOS sensor with KONICA MINOLTA HD LENS features 16x dynamic zoom, Super LoLux and Advanced Image Stabilizer for low light operation. The GZ-HM500 is also equipped with an LED light and a flash for shooting in dark situations. Other features on the camcorder includes time-lapse recording, Auto Record which starts recording automatically when a person enters a frame; Motor Drive Shooting (nine megapixel stills up to 15fps) and Ultra-Slow Motion Playback by high speed recording (up to 600fps); direct export to iTunes®, YouTube™ and synchronization with an iPod® or iPhone® with the Everio MediaBrowser application; and Face Flow Thumbnail which displays thumbnails from a particular section of a video by automatically selecting and zooming into human faces. The JVC GZ-HM550 will be available in February for $799.95.

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