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JVC GR-DVM90U

alaTest has collected and analyzed 164 reviews of JVC GR-DVM90U. The average rating for this product is 2.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Opinions about the design and size are generally positive. The image quality and price also get good opinions, but there are some less positive reviews about the memory and durability.

portability, price, image quality, size, design

usability, reliability, battery, durability, memory

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the JVC GR-DVM90U is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 63/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for JVC GR-DVM90U

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 142 user reviews of JVC GR-DVM90U from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 2.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Views about the design and image quality are on the whole positive. The size and price are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the memory and battery.

portability, price, size, image quality, design

usability, durability, reliability, battery, memory

46% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: JVC GRDVM90U MiniDV Digital Camcorder with Built-in Digital Still ModeJVC GRDVM90U MiniDV Digital Camcorder with Built-in Digital Still Mode

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Robin Liss (camcorderinfo.com)

JVC GR-DVM90U Camcorder Review - JVC MiniDV Camcorders

 

JVC's GR-DVM90U is another key member of JVC's more upscale line of sleek, lightweight camcorders. It weighs only 1.2 pounds and measures 2.06 in. x 4.94 in. x 3.88 in. It retails at $1699.95 but is available on the market now for around $1100. The...

Dec, 2001

Expert review by: Stephen Bosinoff (videomaker.com)

JVC Mini DV Digital Camcorder Review: JVC GR-DVM90U Camcorder

 

Manufacturers are able to fit much more into tighter and tighter spaces these days. Case in point: the new JVC GR-DVM90U digital camcorder. Weighing in at only 1.3 pounds, this dainty little camcorder has a lot to offer to the beginner to intermediate...

Good picture quality ; Excellent digital still features ; Headphone and mike jacks

Mike jack in an awkward place ; Docking station required to mount on a tripod ; No image stabilization

The GR-DVM90U comes equipped with a variety of functions for the videographer who wants to employ a VCR to do basic editing. The JLIP edit control lets the camcorder control a JLIP-equipped VCR for auto-edits. Simply identify the shots you'd like and...

Dec, 2000

Expert review by: Stephen Bosinoff (videomaker.com)

JVC GR-DVM90U Mini DV camcorder

 

Good picture quality, Excellent digital still features, Headphone and mike jacks

Mike jack in an awkward place, Docking station required to mount on a tripod, No image stabilization

Dec, 2000

Consumer review by: RAUL (shopzilla.com)

DON'T BUY JVC-SPARE PARTS TO EXPENSIVE

 

SMALL

BAD QUALITY

Feb, 2004

Consumer review by: bluthin (shopzilla.com)

Error Messages

 

Good Video Quality

Unreliable

Dec, 2003

Consumer review by: mmr (shopzilla.com)

Do not buy this camcorder

 

size

product quality

Dec, 2003

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

Ticked

 

Effects, Sound, Quality still shots

bad for editing streaming video, tape jams, error messages

Aug, 2003

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

A really good camera if.............

 

Good picture quality, many usefull features, good size

Unreliable, battery life, noise, low light shooting

Jul, 2003

Consumer review by: Johann and Sandra (shopzilla.com)

Got the hots for the service guy~~You'll see a lot of him.

 

Compact size, good video quality, you can take it anywhere.

Piece of junk. Always breaking. Poor still image quality.

Jul, 2003

Consumer review by: Jeff Smith (shopzilla.com)

JVC has to be jokeing

 

Cant find any since this camera does not work(E04 safemode)

Freezes up and will not record.

Mar, 2003