The New JVC Everio Brings Rugged Water-Proofiness to an Old Friend

Water-proof video cameras are nothing new. The explosion of the action-camera market is evidence that not only have they been around, but there's a demand for them. But while action cameras are becoming popular for their versatility in mounting, there still something to be said for class form-factor: The camcorder. »1/07/14 11:00am1/07/14 11:00am


JVC Expands Everio Range, Including World's First 50-Hour AVCHD Camcorder

Earlier this year, JVC fired out the first HDD palmcorder to output video in 1080p, and now it has expanded the product line with the GZ-HD30, HD40 and HD10. It's a significant revamp, since the new cams use a completely new CMOS sensor, replacing the previous 3-CCD system. The HD40 has a 120GB 1.8-inch hard drive,… »6/16/08 4:37am6/16/08 4:37am

Everio GZ-HD6 is First Consumer HDD Camera to Output 1080p Using Chip Tricks, Says JVC

JVC has fired out a bunch of new HDD-recording camcorders recently, but the Everio GZ-HD6 offers something special: it outputs video at a cracking 1080/60p pace. A smaller successor to last year's HD7, the HD6 has the same 3-CCD full HD sensor system, this time married to a 10x optical zoom lens. With a bigger 120GB… »1/29/08 6:32am1/29/08 6:32am

Hands On the JVC Everio GZ-MG730, World's Smallest Hard-Drive Camcorder

JVC's Everio line of camcoders just got a refresh, and we just got our hands on the highest-end member of the family, the GZ-MG730 with a 30GB storage drive and 10x zoom. It's got to be the tiniest hard-drive camcorder in the world, and it really does fit in a large pocket. It's light and has a comfy feel in the hand,… »1/08/08 1:23pm1/08/08 1:23pm

JVC Introduces New Slim HDD Everio Camcorders In Blue, Red, Silver and Black

Leak confirmed: Not content with the run-of-the-mill color schemes of other camcorders, JVC decided to paint its new Everio hard-disk camcorders sapphire blue, ruby red, diamond silver and onyx black. Both the 30GB and 60GB models are 20% smaller, and the high-end models have a 7-megapixel CCD for still shooting. The… »1/06/08 11:32am1/06/08 11:32am

Virtual Press Office Leaks JVC Dual-iPod Dock, World's Thinnest LCDs and More CES Announcements

We just got an automated e-mail from the Virtual Press Office with 64 press release titles, all with broken links. But the titles themselves are very exciting, particularly the ones concerning JVC:
• LCDs with integrated iPod docks
• Dual-iPod docking stations
• "Colorful" Everio camcorders
• The world's thinnest LCD… »12/27/07 1:10pm12/27/07 1:10pm

JVC HD Everio GZ-HD7 Hard Drive Camcorder with 3 CCDs Due Next Month

We are just in lust around here over the JVC HD Everio GZ-HD7, a 3-CCD camcorder that was introduced at CES in January and is aimed at consumers but has lots of pro-level features. For starters, the GZ-HD7 uses a clever pixel shifting technique to deliver the full HD raster, 1920 by 1080i—that's not 1080p, granted,… »3/07/07 3:45pm3/07/07 3:45pm

JVC Quietly Intros Everio Hard Disk-Based HD Camcorder

In the back rooms of IFA Germany, JVC quietly rolled out the latest addition to its Everio line of camcorders, and it's a pocket-sized HD model, said to be the first hard-disk-based HD shooter. It will use a 3CCD sensor to record its yummy HD at 1920x1080i. Pricing and availability weren't forthcoming yet. »9/06/06 9:01am9/06/06 9:01am