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Jvc-gz-ms100.3753894
5.8 out of 10

JVC GZ-MS100

JVC GZ-MS100 The JVC GZ-MS100 is a digital camcorder that Read more

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Overall 6
6.0

It was okay, actually.

HJones, Amazon
19 June 2012
  • Summary: I bought this camera about five years ago, before the whole "HD" craze. Here's the good and the bad: THE GOOD: - This thing had AWESOME zoom--don't worry about that. - It was super easy to share and upload videos on your computer. - Playback on TVs was great and not problematic. THE BAD: - As previously stated, don't be expecting HD; you'll get good 480p. - The touch interface is glitchy and doesn't recognize sometimes when you use it.
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Overall 6
6.0

Convenient and cheap, but indoor shots orange-shifted

shameless libertarian, Amazon
8 November 2009
  • Summary: Pros: Very convenient-- Flip open the viewfinder, open the shutter, and you're ready to record in no more than a couple seconds. I've found that most of the things I tend to record are short and happen on the spur of the moment. Having a camcorder that's ready that fast means that I'm much more likely to use it.
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Overall 6
6.0

camcorder everio

common people, Amazon
21 July 2009
  • Summary: it's good for the price. The photos have very low definition(don't buy this if you want a camcorder and photo camera all in one) but the video is ok, The format of the video files is rare but it can easily be converted to avi for editing/recording. the advantage is that it doesn't have mobile parts(disks, cassettes) and that you don't need cassettes.
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Overall 6
6.0

Good for the money, but with a gotcha

S. E. Hunt, Amazon
6 July 2009
  • Summary: This is a good, inexpensive video/snap camera, but 1) The quality is YouTube and computer video only. It's not HD and doesn't look good on your TV. That being said, it's a third the price of one that does. Just be aware. 2) You need to let the camera know BEFORE you shoot a video that it is for upload use. There's an upload button and you press it twice. The manual says that, but it's easy to miss.
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Overall 6
6.0

One Caveat

Matthew R. Hartman "Zencyclist", Amazon
3 December 2008
  • Summary: One caveat of note for the JVC Everio GZ-MS100 (and this may very well apply to other JVC models) the video files the camera produces are .mod files. These files are not read by XP Windows Movie Maker (JVC says VISTA has no problem with them, not confirmed by me) Also the software included is not for video editing and probably useless to anyone half way computer savvy. End result: without buying more software (maybe $70) you can't string together video clips, edit, etc.
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Overall 6
6.0

JVC Everio S GZ-MS100 Camcorder

Zencyclist, Rate it all!
3 December 2008
  • Summary: One caveat of note for the JVC Everio GZ-MS100 (and this may very well apply to other JVC models) the video files the camera produces are .mod files. These files are not read by XP Windows Movie Maker (JVC says VISTA has no problem with them, not confirmed by me) Also the software included is not for video editing and probably useless to anyone half way computer savvy. End result: without buying more software (maybe $70) you can't string together video clips, edit, etc.
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Overall 6
6.0

Not very good

Joshua M. Schmidt, Amazon
28 June 2008
  • Summary: After weeks of looking at all the camcorders out there (minidv, disk drive, memory card) I chose this one. Sure, it was easy to use but! the picture quality was something else. If you leave it in auto, it's hard pressed to give a good quality video. If you use it in manual mode sure it's better but not by much. It was too time consuming and cumbersome to adjust everything manually in order to get a good video.
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Overall 6
6.0

Camcorder für die einfachen Gebrauch

Remy, Amazon
23 April 2009
  • Summary: Der Camcorder ist leicht klein, leicht und daher gut geeignet für den Urlaub. Die Aufnahmequalität ist der Preisklasse entsprechend, die Cam hat Schwächen beim Weißabgleich sowie bei der Fokosierung ( Scharfstellen ) bei schnelleren Schwenks und Bewegungen. Ebenso ist der Bildstabilisator nur Begrenzt tauglich da aufgrund des geringen Gewichts die Aufnahme schnell mal verwackelt ist.
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Overall 6
6.0

OTIMO PRODUTO , EXCELENTE VISUAL E TECNOLOGIA MUITO AVANÇADA

julio cesar lopes..., Bondfaro
13 January 2009
  • Summary: OTIMO PRODUTO , EXCELENTE VISUAL E TECNOLOGIA MUITO AVANÇADA
  • Pros: OTIMO PRODUTO , EXCELENTE VISUAL E TECNOLOGIA MUITO AVANÇADA
  • Cons: NADA
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