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JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
Top 54%695 points
Top 54%
Top 15%1,292 points
Top 15%
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
Top specs and features

JVC GS-TD1 vs Sony HDR-TD30: 46 facts in comparison

1. megapixels

7.03x more megapixels (main camera).
2.9MP
Samsung Gear 360: 30MP
20.4MP

2. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
71% have it

3. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
31% have it

4. battery power

45.63% more battery power.
1500mAh
Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta: 6600mAh
1030mAh

5. has a BSI sensor

A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
31% have it

6. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
38% have it

7. has manual exposure

This allows to manually set the exposure.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
27% have it

8. has a CMOS sensor

CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
80% have it

9. weight

130g lighter.
590g
Veho Muvi Atom: 30g
460g

10. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
53% have it

11. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
52% have it

12. has manual white balance

With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
55% have it

13. has manual ISO

This allows to manually set the ISO level.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
21% have it

14. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
58% have it

15. Weather sealed

Device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures due to any kind of weather.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
30% have it

16. height

7.5mm shorter.
64mm
Canon Legria Mini: 22mm
71.5mm

17. has an external memory slot

The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
77% have it

18. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
49% have it

19. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
77% have it

20. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
78% have it

21. width

38.5mm narrower.
102mm
Veho Muvi Micro Camcorder: 20mm
63.5mm

22. thickness

55mm thinner.
186mm
GoPro Hero6 Black: 1.26mm
131mm

23. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
74% have it

24. has a zoom microphone

Zoom microphones record very high quality audio, and enable you to record sound from a distance. This can be useful for recording meetings, lectures and presentations.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
21% have it

25. supports AVCHD format

AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.
JVC GS-TD1
Sony HDR-TD30
45% have it

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