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alaScore 88

51 reviews

Oct, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 51 reviews of JVC GC-PX10. The average rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the durability and zoom. The memory and portability also get good feedback, but many are less positive about the reliability and usability. Comments about the battery and design are mixed.

portability, memory, zoom, durability

price, usability, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the JVC GC-PX10 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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Expert review by: James Morris (



JVC's GC-PX10 is a camcorder, but you'd be forgiven if you mistook it for a digital camera.

12Mpixel still images ; Full HD 50p video at 36Mbits/sec ; Extensive enthusiast features

More expensive than Full HD-capable digital cameras ; No lens ring

Dec, 2011

Expert review by: PC Magazine (



10x zoom range. Excellent video quality. Stereo audio. External mic port. Comfortable to hold. 32GB built-in memory

Pricey. Touch-screen-only menu system. LCD only tilts one on axis. Lens isn't suited for wide-angle shooting

The JVC GC-PX10 is marketed as a hybrid camera that is equally adept at video and still-image capture, but its ergonomics are better suited for recording video than they are for shooting standard photos.

Jan, 2012

Expert review by: David Elrich (

JVC GC-PX10 Review


The JVC GC-PX10 has some wonderful things going for it… and some serious drawbacks.

JVC has really broken some new ground with the GC-PX10 hybrid. The combination camcorder-camera takes beautiful videos and stills, but it’s hampered in low light by a small sensor. We’d love to see JVC put an APS-C sized imaging device in the next...

Nov, 2011

Expert review by: Alexandra Savvides (



This peculiar-looking camera from JVC straddles the boundary between still camera and camcorder.

Given that the still camera market is fairly mature, and pretty much every camera worth its salt has some degree of HD video recording, we're wondering whether the PX10 has the chops to make a dent in the minds of photographers and videographers. JVC...

Sep, 2011

Expert review by: Jeremy Stamas (

JVC GC-PX10Camcorder Review


The GC-PX10 represents JVC's latest attempt at making a true photo/video “hybrid” device, which is something the company has been toying with over the last couple of years. The camcorder looks excellent on paper, combining a 12-megapixel still image...

Nov, 2011

Expert review by: Denis Gallagher (

JVC GC-PX10 camcorder first look


HD camcorder with the ability to deliver good stills as well.

The JVC GC PX-10 looks like a still camera on steroids but performs well as a video camcorder.

Feb, 2012

Expert review by: Christopher Snow (



A unique and disappointingly overpriced hybrid camcorder-camera.

High-quality video capabilities

Cheap casing and unresponsive screen; No in-camera editing; Inaccurate color shooting gamut

A “true hybrid” the PX10 is not. We’d estimate you’re getting about $80 worth of camera, while the remaining $720…well…that’s for CamcorderInfo to decide.

Nov, 2011

Expert review by: Mark Holder (

JVC GC-PX10 Hybrid Still/Video Camcoder Review


32GB Internal memory ; Records high-speed stills ; ISO to 6400 ; Records 300fps for slow motion playback ; 36Mbps sampling rate

Design not well suited to handheld use ; Battery access a bit clumsy

If you're looking for one camera that shoots it all, including high-speed video and stills, then be sure to check out JVC's GC-PX10 hybrid.

Product Specifications


Audio formats supported:AAC


Video recording time:17.16


3D: No
Camcorder type:Shouldercam
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:CZE, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FRE, GRE, HUN, ITA, POL, POR, RUS, SWE, TUR
Progressive Scan: Yes
Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9


Colour of product:Black


Built-in Display: Yes
Display diagonal:7.62
Display resolution (numeric):230000
Touchscreen: Yes


Built-in Flash: Yes


Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image sensor

Optical sensor size:25.4 / 2.3
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:12.75

Lens System

Digital Zoom:64
Filter Size:4.6
Focal length range (f-f):6.7 - 67
Image stabilizer: Yes
Image stabilizer type:Optical
Maximum aperture number:4.5
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):43.3
Minimum aperture number:2.8
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):3.74
Optical Zoom:10

Light exposure

ISO sensitivity:6400
Light exposure modes:aperture priority AE, shutter priority AE
Scene modes:Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Night portrait, Portrait, Snow, Sports, Spotlight, Sunset

Other features

Auto Focus: Yes
Manual Focus: Yes
Power consumption (typical):4.8

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Bundled software:LoiLoScope FX (Win)
Cables included:AV, USB
Hand strap: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
S-Video Out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Still image

Histogram: Yes
Image formats supported:JPG
Maximum image resolution:4000 x 3000
Still image resolution(s):640 x 480,1600 x 1200,1920 x 1080,3840 x 2160,4000 x 2248,4000 x 3000


Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Flash memory:32
Internal storage capacity:32


Bitrate at maximum video resolution:36
HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Video formats supported:H.264, MP4, MPEG4
Video Resolutions:960 x 540,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080

Weight & Dimensions

Height :6.7

White balance

White Balance:Auto, Manual