JVC Everio GZ-RY980HEU Quad-Proof 4K Camcorder with 10x Optical Zoom (PAL)

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JVC Everio GZ-RY980HEU Quad-Proof 4K Camcorder with 10x Optical Zoom (PAL)
Key Features
  • UHD 4K Video / 8.3MP Stills
  • Back-Illuminated 18.9MP CMOS Sensor
  • JVC 4K GT 29.9-299mm Lens
  • Dual SDHC/SDXC Card Slots
The JVC Everio GZ-RY980HEU Quad-Proof 4K Camcorder with 10x Optical Zoom (PAL) records up to 4K video in the .MOV format at 70 Mb/s, and HD at bit rates up to 28 Mb/s to dual SDHC/SDXC media card slots. Designed with JVC's rugged Quad-Proof camera body, the Everio GZ-RY980HEU is built to capture your adventures, no matter the weather. This rugged camcorder is waterproof down to 16', shockproof from falls up to 5', dustproof, and freeze-proof down to 14°F. The camera's back-illuminated 18.9MP CMOS sensor uses JVC's Falconbird image processor, and 8.3MP stills can be pulled directly from the 4K video.
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JVC Everio GZ-RY980HEU Quad-Proof 4K Camcorder with 10x Optical Zoom (PAL)

WARNING: This is a "PAL" product and CANNOT be used with USA/NTSC systems.
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JVC GZ-RY980HEU Overview

The JVC Everio GZ-RY980HEU Quad-Proof 4K Camcorder with 10x Optical Zoom (PAL) records up to 4K video in the .MOV format at 70 Mb/s, and HD at bit rates up to 28 Mb/s to dual SDHC/SDXC media card slots. Designed with JVC's rugged Quad-Proof camera body, the Everio GZ-RY980HEU is built to capture your adventures, no matter the weather. This rugged camcorder is waterproof down to 16', shockproof from falls up to 5', dustproof, and freeze-proof down to 14°F. The camera's back-illuminated 18.9MP CMOS sensor uses JVC's Falconbird image processor, and 8.3MP stills can be pulled directly from the 4K video.

The GZ-RY980HEU's JVC 4K GT lens features a 10x optical zoom in 4K and 18x dynamic zoom when shooting HD. Advanced image stabilization (AIS) reduces camera shake when handholding the camera. View while recording and playing back footage on the 3" touchscreen LCD. Image capture features include time-lapse recording, face detection, and special effects like Grainy B&W, Food, and Baby modes. Additional camera features include a rechargeable internal battery lasting up to 4.5 hours in 4K (5.5 hours in HD), a built-in zoom microphone, and 46mm filter thread.

Features

  • Record UHD 4K video in .MOV up to 70 Mb/s, and up to 8.3MP stills
  • Record 1080p60 in AVCHD at up to 28 Mb/s, and 1080i60 AVCHD video up to 24 Mb/s
  • Back-illuminated 18.9MP CMOS image sensor
  • Dual card slots for recording to SDHC/SDXC media
  • Dual slots can be used for serial recording, automatically switching from the full card to the next card
  • Dual slots also enable simultaneous (backup) recordings of HD
  • Quad-proof design is waterproof down to 16', shockproof up to 5', dustproof, and freeze-proof down to 14°F
  • 10x optical zoom, 18x dynamic zoom in HD with image stabilizer off, and 200x digital zoom
  • Rechargeable internal battery runs up to 4.5 hours in 4K, 5.5 hours in HD
  • Camera also charges via USB and select portable batteries (not included)
  • 3" touchscreen LCD panel for viewing and playback
  • Advanced image stabilization (AIS) compensates for camera shake
  • Camera will continue to record even when the LCD panel is closed

JVC GZ-RY980HEU Specs

Camera
Sensor1-Chip 1/2.3" CMOS
Backside IlluminationYes
Sensor Resolution18.9 MP
Effective Pixels7.95 MP (16:9 Video / Image Stabilizer Off)
Optics
Focal Length3.76 to 37.6mm
35mm-Equivalent Focal Length29.9 to 299mm at 16:9 
Maximum Aperturef/1.8 - f/2.8
ZoomOptical: 10x 4K
Dynamic: 18x (in HD)
Digital: 200x
Filter Size46 mm
Recording
SystemPAL
Recording Media x SDHC/SDXC (512 GB Maximum)
x SDHC/SDXC (512 GB Maximum)
Recording TimeSDHC/SDXC 512 GB
3840 x 2160 25p (70 Mb/s), 14 h
1920 x 1080 50p (28 Mb/s), 36 h 10 minutes
1920 x 1080 50i (24 Mb/s), 42 h 10 minutes
1920 x 1080 50i (18 Mb/s), 56 h 10 minutes
Video Format3940 x 2160p at 24/25/30 fps (70 Mb/s MOV via H.264)
1920 x 1080p at 50/60 fps (28 Mb/s AVCHD via MPEG-4)
1920 x 1080i at 50/60 fps (24, 18 Mb/s AVCHD)
Aspect Ratio16:9
Still Image ResolutionJPEG: 8.3 Megapixel, 3840 x 2160 (19:9)
JPEG: 2 Megapixel, 1920 x 1080 (16:9)
Display
Display TypeLCD
TouchscreenYes
Screen Size3"
Screen Resolution460,000 Dots
Features
Image StabilizationDigital
Shockproof Rating4.9' / 1.5 m
Waterproof Depth Rating16.4' / 5.0 m (Camera)
IP RatingIPX8
Lux3 (Minimum)
Built-In MicYes
Wi-FiNone
Accessory ShoeNone
Tripod Mount1/4" - 20
Input/Output Connectors
Outputs1 x USB 2.0 Type A
1 x Mini-HDMI (Type C)
1 x USB 3.0 Type-C
Microphone InputYes
General
BatteryRechargeable Battery Pack, 3.6 VDC, 6400 mAh
Max Runtime: 5 Hours per Charge
Charging MethodUSB
Power Adapter100 - 240 VAC, 50 / 60Hz
Power ConsumptionRecording: 4.1 W
Operating Temperature14 to 104°F / -10 to 40°C
Dimensions (W x H x D)3.1 x 3.0 x 6.4" / 79.0 x 76.0 x 162.0 mm Excluding Grip Belt
Weight1.36 lb / 620 g Camera Only
Packaging Info
Package Weight2.8 lb
Box Dimensions (LxWxH)10.4 x 9.1 x 4.8"
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