Review - JVC GC-PX PX100 HD Video Camcorder - Review and Video

01.06.2013 16:01

The new JVC GC PX100 Camcorder for Pro and Prosumer Video Capture

Looks sort of like a SLR but it is really a dedicated HD Camcorder

Perfect for sports and sports analysis - shoot at up to 600 frames per second!


The JVC GC-PX100 Full HD Everio Camcorder captures Full HD 1920 x 1080 video and up to 12 Mp still images. It can record Full HD video and 3 Mp still images simultaneously as well. It features an SD / SDHC / SDXC memory card slot, a back-illuminated 1/2.3" 12.8 Mp CMOS image sensor, and a wide angle F1.2 Super Bright Lens. The high-quality lens supports 10x optical zoom, 16x Dynamic zoom, and 200x digital zoom. The camcorder has a FALCONBRID engine, x.v. Color, and a 3" touch panel LCD for easy recording and instant playback.

The JVC GC-PX100 is equipped with Wi-Fi and several wireless functions. The wireless features include Index Marking for Best Play, Sports Scoring, Live Streaming by USTREAM, Live Monitoring with Remote Recording / Snapshot Control, Data Transfer to tablet / smartphone / PC, One Touch Auto Backup to PC (HD compatible), Home Detection Monitoring (Auto Photo E-mail), Video E-mail, and Geotagging.

You can use the camera with JVC's free downloadable apps as well. These apps include the JVC CAM Coach app, which is a tool for analyzing athletic performance. All the apps works with Android phones/tablets, iPhone, and iPad.

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The GC-PX100 is equipped with Wi-Fi and several wireless functions. The wireless features include Index Marking for Best Play, Sports Scoring, Live Streaming by USTREAM, Live Monitoring with Remote Recording / Snapshot Control, Data Transfer to tablet / smartphone / PC, One Touch Auto Backup to PC (HD compatible), Home Detection Monitoring (Auto Photo E-mail), Video E-mail, and Geotagging. You can use the camera with JVC's free downloadable apps as well. These apps include the JVC CAM Coach app, which is a tool for analyzing athletic performance. All the apps works with Android phones/tablets, iPhone, and iPad.

The GC-PX100 also features several other user-friendly shooting controls and options. It's equipped with an Optical Image Stabilizer with Advanced Image Stabilizer (A.I.S.) and Super LoLux. It features Intelligent AUTO, Auto REC, high-speed continuous still recording, Zoom Position Memory, and ultra-slow motion video. Plus, it supports shooting speeds up to 600 fps for shooting high-speed action. The GC-PX100 has Face Recognition technology, Smile Meter / Smile Shot, K2 technology for audio, a zoom microphone, a mic input, a headphone jack, a built-in video light, and a photo light as well.

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The GC-PX100 features MediaBrowser SE software for Windows, which allows you to import and manage video files, archive your recordings to disc and export your files to iTunes for Windows. You can also use MediaBrowser SE to upload files to Facebook and YouTube. If you get done with a recording and can't wait to share it with friends and family, the GC-PX100's integrated mini HDMI output makes it possible to connect the camcorder directly to your HDTV. Once connected, you can share all your video clips on the big screen in Full HD thanks to the camera's 1080/60p video output capabilities.

AVCHD 1920 x 1080p Full HD video recording at 60 fps

iFrame recording

Up to 36 Mbps high bit rate recording

Supports shooting speeds up to 600 fps

Capture up to 12 Mp still images using Ultra Resolution

Simultaneous Full HD video and 3 Mp still shooting

One-touch burst shooting captures 9 still images from video

Equipped with Wi-Fi and wireless functions including Index Marking for Best Play, Sports Scoring, Live Streaming by USTREAM, Live Monitoring with Remote Recording / Snapshot Control, Data Transfer to tablet / smartphone / PC, One Touch Auto Backup to PC (HD compatible), Home Detection Monitoring (Auto Photo E-mail), Video E-mail, and Geotagging

High-sensitivity Wi-Fi antenna

Free downloadable Android and iOS apps including JVC's CAM Coach app

Super LoLux with 29.4mm wide angle F1.2 Super Bright Lens and back-illuminated CMOS sensor

Memory card slot for SD / SDHC / SDXC cards

10x optical zoom, 16x Dynamic zoom and 200x digital zoom

Optical Image Stabilizer with Advanced Image Stabilizer (A.I.S.)

Zoom Position Memory with Full Wide, Full Tele, and user-selectable positions

Intelligent AUTO

Index Marking

Best Play - Instant Digest

Stop Motion REC

Time-Lapse REC

Auto REC

Zoom mic

Face Recognition

Smile Meter / Smile Shot

Pet Detection / Pet Shot

K2 Technology in REC mode

Auto Wind Cut

Auto illuminating video light and photo light

Ultra-slow motion video and high-speed continuous still recording

Twin View simultaneous side-by-side playback

1920 x 1080/60p output

FALCONBRID Engine and x.v. Color

Mini-HDMI output (HDMI cable included)

3" "Frameless" touch panel LCD

Auto LCD backlight control

Easy upload to YouTube / Facebook (HD compatible)

Includes MediaBrowser SE software for Windows

Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X

Mobile User Guide optimized for smartphone viewing

Full-range AF/manual focus

Full auto/manual white balance

2-way grip belt

Power-Linked operation

Quick Restart

In-camera file editing

Nightalive, Night, Portrait, Sports, Snow and Spotlight Scene Selection

Shutter Priority and Aperture Priority

Touch Priority AE/AF


 

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