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4.3 out of 10

JVC GZ-MC500

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Overall 8
8.0

GCM C 500 PALMCORDER

The Quiet Man! "JOSEPH D DUNCAN", Amazon
28 April 2009
  • Summary: I bought this little jewel at a PX in Germany and paid only 300 us new, the salesman apparently had no idea of how exp it was, anyway it was sitting in the reduced area because it had been opened and was missing both the micro drive and battery. I have been shooting all over the planet and I love its small but powerful package. I just recently bought a hdsd 16 gig compact flash drive and it worked, now I get about 7 hours of ultra high video!
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Overall 8
8.0

I like it...... now

sb "sb", Amazon
12 October 2008
  • Summary: I work for a TV station, but didn't have a camera of my own. I picked this up because I was doing some undercover work and wanted a camera I could hide easier. It had a manual focus which I really wanted but it is not turn the focus ring and directly connected to the glass type. I initially hated the file type it records to... some stupid MOD extension. The only way I could get it into avid to edit video was put it through another program to make to quicktime or avi.
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Overall 8
8.0

Excellent, even if you have a Mac!

L. Pena "Pro", Amazon
24 August 2006
  • Summary: I make a living producing videos with Mac's. I own this camera and I love it but there is one truth: the camera is not supported by JVC for Mac's... but that does not matter since you can still have a great experience. It is actually simpler to use with a Mac than with a PC! No need to install drivers and softwares. To summarize it: 1- I did not install anything... there is no Mac software. You do not need it. Plug it in.
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Overall 8
8.0

Depends on your purpose...

Oral Inaler, Amazon
6 January 2006
  • Summary: This small thing is so unique that your satisfaction level will only depend on what you need from a camcorder. Firstly, everyone says this bug is not "that good" with low light. I can not agree with this, there are a few settings in the menu, and you can get really good results under low light. If you leave it at "auto" mode though, they're right. It sometimes sucks! It also has issues with the other meaning of "light"... Weight is so low.
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Overall 8
8.0

User Review

Russell Couch, Cnet.co.uk
30 August 2006
  • Summary: A small camera which takes video in MPEG-2 (much better quality than my previous Sanyo Xacti C5, which records in MPEG-4 and more than comparable with my old Samsung DV camcorder). I record video to the microdrive and stills separately to the SD card. The stills picture quality is very good, although it will never be as good as a dedicated digital camera. Small and compact, easy to use, although it takes a while to get used to the size and viewfinder being at the back.
  • Pros: Size, ease of use, picture quality
  • Cons: Battery life
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Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
8.0

JVC Everio GZ-MC500EK

UK Guest, Review Stop
14 February 2006
Overall 8
8.0
Value for money 8
8.0

JVC Everio GZ-MC500EK

UK Guest, Review Stop
14 February 2006
Overall 8
8.0

Opinión Express sobre JVC Everio GZ-MC500

Dooyoo
31 August 2009
Overall 8
8.0

Opinión Express sobre JVC Everio GZ-MC500

Dooyoo
31 August 2009
Overall 8
8.0

Excellent hybride Video/Photo 5 mégapixels

j.roos2, Ciao
16 March 2007
  • Summary: J'ai acheté ce bridge video/Photo pour ne pas avoir à toujours promener mon appareil photo et mon camescope habituels. Cet hybride fait d'excellentes photos stockées sur carte SD et des videos d'une excellente qualité (capteur tri-CCD), stockées, elles sur disque Microdrive ( de 2 à 8 Go). Un disque de 5 Go stocke plus d'une heure de video en qualité ultra-fine (qualité DVD supérieure).
  • Pros: Capteur TRI - CCD de très bonne qualité
  • Cons: Autonomie de la batterie un peu faible
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