JVC GC-PX100BE Full HD Memory Camcorder (PAL)

JVC GC-PX100BE Full HD Memory Camcorder (PAL)

JVC GC-PX100BE Full HD Memory Camcorder (PAL)

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Product Highlights

  • 1920 x 1080/50p HD Video, 12MP Stills
  • High Speed Video Capture up to 500 fps
  • 1/2.3" Back Illuminated CMOS Sensor
  • Integrated F1.2, 10x Optical Zoom Lens
  • Optical and Digital Image Stabilization
  • Tiltable 3.0" LCD Touch Panel Viewfinder
  • SD/SDHC/SDXC Media Card Slot
  • MOV, MP4, iFrame & AVCHD Codec Support
  • Built-in WiFi for File Transfer
  • Built-in Video Light, Flash & Stereo Mic
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WARNING: This is a "PAL" product and CANNOT be used with USA/NTSC systems.

JVC GC-PX100 overview

  • 1Description

The JVC GC-PX100BE Full HD Memory Camcorder (PAL) captures Full HD 1920 x 1080 video and up to 12 Mp still images. It can record Full HD video and 2 Mp still images simultaneously as well. The camera can capture video at frame rates up to 500 fps, for instant playback on the camera. It features a back-illuminated 1/2.3" 12.8 Mp CMOS image sensor, and an integrated wide angle F1.2 Super Bright 10x optical zoom lens with 16x Dynamic zoom, and 200x digital zoom. The camcorder features Optical and Digital image stabilization, x.v. Color, a tiltable 3" touch panel LCD for easy recording and instant playback. For shooting in bright conditions, an accessory viewfinder is included as well.

The GC-PX100BE is equipped with an SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card slot and supports MOV, MP4, iFrame, and AVCHD Codecs. Built-in Wi-Fi allows you to transfer files without having to switch out memory cards. 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. The apps work with select Android phones/tablets, iPhone, and iPad.

The camera features a built in video light, still photo flash, integrated stereo mic, as well as a mic input, and headphone jack. The GC-PX100BE also features Intelligent AUTO, high-speed continuous still recording, Zoom Position Memory and Time-Lapse. You can shoot in auto or manual, and Zebra bars are available to help you judge exposure. It features Face Recognition technology, Smile Meter / Smile Shot, K2 audio technology and manual audio level control.

AVCHD 1920 x 1080p Full HD video recording at 50 fps
Up to 40 Mbps high bit rate recording, 36 Mbps for video and 4 Mbps for audio.
Codec Support
Supports shooting speeds up to 500 fps
50p: 1920 x 1080
100 fps: 640 x 360
200 fps: 640 x 360
250 fps: 640 x 360
400 fps: 320 x 175
500 fps: 320 x 176
Capture up to 12 Mp still images using Ultra Resolution 4000 x 3000 pixels.
Simultaneous Full HD video and 2 Mp still shooting
One-touch burst shooting captures 9 still images from video
For judging and setting your exposure, the camera features a Zebra Bar selection, that can be set to indicate areas that have 70-80% exposure value or over 100%
You can set the camera for Auto Exposure, or you can select Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, or Manual Exposure. You can even save often used settings.
The Focus Assist function sets the viewfinder screen black and white, and outlines the in focus subjects in a user selectable color.
Equipped with Wi-Fi and wireless functions including Index Marking for Best Play, Sports Scoring, , Live Monitoring with Remote Recording / Snapshot Control, Data Transfer to tablet / smartphone / PC, 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
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
The camera features a variety of White Balance presets for Sunny days, cloudy days, indoor, two different fluorescent settings, a manual setting, and auto.
Scene mode presets: Outdoor Sports, Indoor Sports, Backlight Comp, Portrait, Soft Skin, Landscape, Landscape & Portrait, Night, (Night & Portrait still image only), Night Alive, Snow, Beach, Spotlight, Fireworks, and Sunset.
Intelligent AUTO
Index Marking
Digest Playback allows you to quickly check the contents of videos recorded in AVCHD format
Time-Lapse REC
Auto REC
Zoom mic
Face Recognition
Smile Meter / Smile 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
1920 x 1080/50p output
x.v. Color
Mini-HDMI output (HDMI cable included)
3" "Frameless" touch panel LCD
Auto LCD backlight control
Works with iMovie and Final Cut Pro X
In the Box
JVC GC-PX100BE Full HD Memory Camcorder (PAL)
  • BN-VF815 Lithium-Ion Battery Pack - 7.2V, 1460mAh
  • HDMI Cable
  • AC Adapter
  • A/V Cable
  • USB Cable
  • LCD Monitor Hood
  • Lens Hood
  • Lens Cap
  • Shoulder Strap
  • MediaBrowser SE for JVC (Windows)
  • 90-Day B&H Warranty
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    • 1Description

    JVC GC-PX100 specs

    Sensor 1x 12.8 Megapixel 1/2.3" CMOS Sensor 
    Backside Illumination Yes
    Pixel Gross 12,760,000
    Effective Pixels 5,400,000 @ Video 16:9 eqbweqyz

    When recording in: MOV 1080p LPCM/MP4 1080p/AVCHD mode - Pixels are 2,070,000 to 5,400,000 pixels (image stabilizer:off, Dynamic zoom On)

    Focal Length 3.76 - 37.6mm
    35mm Equivalent Focal Length 29.5 - 476 @ Aspect Ratio: 16:9 Video Mode: MOV 1080p LPCM/MP4 1080p/AVCHD mode Dynamic Zoom: On, Image Stabilizer: Off
    29.5 - 342 @ Aspect Ratio: 16:9 Video Mode: MOV 1080p LPCM/MP4 1080p/AVCHD mode Dynamic Zoom: Off, Image Stabilizer: Off
    36.3 - 715 @ Aspect Ratio: 16:9 Video Mode: MP4 720p/iFrame 720p mode, Dynamic Zoom: On, Image Stabilizer: Off
    36.3 - 406 @ Aspect Ratio: 16:9 Video Mode: MP4 720p/iFrame 720p mode, Dynamic Zoom: OFF, Image Stabilizer: Off
    29.8 - 345 @ Aspect Ratio: 4:3 Still Image Mode: Image Stabilizer: Off
    34.4 - 397 @ Aspect Ratio: 16:9 Still Image Mode: Image Stabilizer: Off
    Maximum Aperture f/ 1.2 - f/ 2.8
    Zoom Optical: 10x
    Dynamic (Optical): 19x
    Digital: 64x

    Dynamic Zoom only available in 720p mode

    Filter Size 46 mm
    System PAL
    Recording Media SDHC/SDXC Up To 128 GB Video/Image
    SD/SDHC/SDXC Up To 128 GB Image Only

    Class 10 cards recommended

    Recording Time SDXC 128 GB
    7 hr - 1920x1080/50p - MOV
    7 hr, 50 min - 1920x1080/50p - MP4
    23 hr, 50 min - 1280x720/50p - MP4
    8 hr - 128/720/25p - iFrame
    10 hr, 10 min - 1920x1080/50p - AVCHD
    SDXC 128 GB
    16 hr, 20 min - 1920x1080/50i (XP) - AVCHD
    57 hr, 50 min - 1920x1080/50i (EP) - AVCHD
    33 hr, 30 min - 100fps (640x360) - MP4
    16 hr, 40 min - 200fps (640x360) - MP4
    13 hr, 20 min - 250fps (640x360) - MP4
    SDXC 128 GB
    54 hr, 30 min - 400fps (320x176) - MP4
    43 hr, 30 min - 500fps (320x176) - MP4
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Slow Motion Mode 100 fps recorded @ 640 x 360p
    200 fps recorded @ 640 x 360p
    250 fps recorded @ 640 x 360p
    400 fps recorded @ 320 x 176p
    500 fps recorded @ 320 x 176p
    Still Image Resolution JPEG: 4000 x 3000 (4:3)
    JPEG: 2816 x 2112
    JPEG: 2048 x 1536 (4:3)
    JPEG: 640 x 480 (4:3)
    JPEG: 1920 x 1080 (16:9)
    JPEG: 1280 x 720 (16:9)

    Stills while in video mode are available at both 1920 x 1080 and 1280 x 720

    Channels 2.0-Channel
    Audio Format AAC
    Dolby Digital 2ch
    Display Type LCD
    Touchscreen Yes
    Screen Size 3.0"
    Pixel Count 460,000
    Aspect Ratio 16:9
    Exposure Control
    Shutter Speed Not specified by manufacturer
    Interval Recording 1 sec
    2 sec
    5 sec
    10 sec
    20 sec
    40 sec
    80 sec
    Image Stabilization Optical & Digital
    Scene Modes Preset: Yes
    Lux 10 (Gain UP: ON)
    1 (Gain UP: Auto Slow-Shutter)
    1 (Scene Select: Night Alive)
    White Balance Modes Auto
    Fluorescent (Day White)
    Fluorescent (Natural White)
    Indoor 1
    Built-in Mic Yes
    Built-in Speaker Not specified by manufacturer
    Built-in Light/Flash Light - Yes
    Flash - Yes
    Wi-Fi Yes, 802.11b/g/n
    Accessory Shoe Cold
    Tripod Mount 1/4" - 20
    Input/Output Connectors
    Outputs 1x HDMI C (Mini) x.y.Color compatible
    Microphone Input Yes
    Headphone Jack Yes
    Menu Languages English

    Additional languages may be available, but are not specified

    System Requirements Windows
    • XP (SP3)
    • Core 2 Duo 2.13GHz Processor or greater
    • 1 GB RAM
    • 1024 x 768 Pixel Resolution, 16-bit Display

    • Vista (SP2)
    • Core 2 Duo 2.13GHz Processor or greater
    • 2 GB RAM
    • 1024 x 768 Pixel Resolution, 16-bit Display

    Core i7 253GHz or higher recommended. 1024 x 1024, 32-bit or more recommended.

    Battery Rechargeable Battery Pack Batteries, 7.2 VDC, 1460 mAh,
    Providing up to 1 Hours per Charge
    Charging Method AC Adapter
    Charging Time 2 Hours
    Power Adapter 110-240 VAC, 50/60HZ
    Power Consumption Recording: 4.4 W
    Operating Temperature 32 - 104°F (0 - 40°C)
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 4.3 x 3.0 x 7.2" / 110.0 x 76.0 x 183.0 mm with lens hood, without viewfinder
    Weight 1.10 lb / 498.95 g with battery and viewfinder
    1.38 lb / 625.95 g with battery and viewfinder
    Packaging Infoeqbweqyz
    Package Weight 3.95 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 12.1 x 7.0 x 6.3"

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