JVC JY-HM70 HD Camcorder PAL

by JVC
JVC JY-HM70 HD Camcorder PAL
Replaced with JVC JY-HM90 HD Camcorder PAL

The JVC GY-HM70 is an advanced Full HD shoulder supported 1080/50p camcorder.
Equipped with a high quality 29.5mm wide-angle GT lens that offers smooth 16x dynamic zoom performance. The camera records on two SDHC or SDXC memory cards in the AVCHD Progressive format at 28Mbps. And its unique dual battery system keeps you recording for hours and hours since the batteries may be hot swapped during recording.


Synchronizing system : Internal synchronization
Stabilizer : Optical Image Stabilization with Enhanced Advanced Image Stabilizer
Lens : JVC HD GT LENS F1.2-2.8, f=3.76-37.6mm
35mm conversion: 29.5mm to 476mm
Zoom ratios : Optical 10x Dynamic 16x Digital (max.) 200x
Focus : Auto/Manual
Filter diameter : 46mm (screw pitch 0.75mm)

Image sensor :
1/2.3" 12M pixels progressive scan 1CMOS
Recording area Video 5.4M to 2.07M pixels
Recording area Still image (16:9) 5.4M to 2.07M pixels
Still image (4:3) 6.04M to 4.5M pixels

Minimum illumination : 1 lx: GAIN UP - AUTO SLOW-SHUTTER mode, Shutter Speed 1/25
Shutter speed : 1/2 to 1/4000
Iris : F1.2-5.6
White balance : Auto, MWB, 5200K, 6000K, 3200K
High-speed video recording (for slow motion) -
250 fps (fixed) (Resolution: 720x576)

Continuous shooting speed during still image recording -
High : Approx. 12.5 images/sec, Medium: Approx.
6.25 images/sec, Low: Approx. 2 images/sec
LCD display : 3.0" LCD 230K pixels, 16:9
Viewfinder : 0.24" LCOS 260K pixels, 16:9
Internal microphone : 2ch Stereo (with Zoom Microphone Function)

Video/Audio Recording
Recording media : SDHC/SDXC (Class 4/6/10) Card, Memory Card Slots x2
Recording format -
Video HD : AVCHD/AVCHD Progressive, MPEG-4 AVC/H.264
Audio : Dolby Digital 2ch (AC3) 48kHz/16-bit, 256kbps

Recording mode -
Progressive mode: 1920 x 1080/50p: Approx.28Mbps (max)
UXP mode: 1920 x 1080/50i: Approx.24Mbps
XP mode: 1920 x 1080/50i: Approx.17Mbps
SP mode: 1920 x 1080/50i : Approx.12Mbps
EP mode:1920 x 1080/50i: Approx.5Mbps

SSW (16:9) mode: 720x576/50i: Approx.6Mbps
SEW (16:9) mode: 720x576/50i: Approx.3Mbps

Still Image Recording
Recording media : SD/SDHC/SDXC Card
Recording format : JPEG

Video output : RCA x1 HDMI Mini Connector (x.v.Color compatible) x1
Audio output : RCA x2
Mic input : D3.5mm mini jack (stereo) x1 (Plug in power)
Headphone : D3.5mm mini jack (stereo) x1
USB : Mini USB Type AB, USB 2.0 compliant
Remote : D3.5mm mini jack x1

Power : DC 11V (AC adaptor), DC 7.2V (Battery)
Power consumption : Approx. 3.6W (when LCD monitor backlight is set to [Level 3], 1920 x 1080i mode)
Dimensions : 227(W) x 232(H) x 476(D)mm (8-15/16" x 9-1/8" x 18-3/4") (without battery)
Mass : Approx.3.0kg (6.7lbs) (Including one BN-VF823 battery, SDHC card)
Operating temperature : 0oC to 40oC (32oF to 104oF)
Storage temperature : -20oC too50 C (14oF to 122oF)
Operating humidity : 35% to 80%
Storage humidity : Under 85%

In the Box

AC adapter (AP-V20)
Battery pack (BN-VF823)
Composite/audio cable (RCA x 3)
USB cable
JVC GY-HM70 manual


Reviewed by 4 Customers
Rating: 5.0
JVC JY-HM70 HD Camcorder PAL
Rating: 5.0
By from india maharashetra on
very nice result.... nice picture quality...very good sound quality...performance is also remarkable..and very accurate white balance..
in short "now best results fits in ur budget"
JVC JY-HM70 HD Camcorder PAL
Rating: 5.0
By from andhrapradesh on
the best HD Camcorder
JVC JY-HM70 HD Camcorder PAL
Rating: 5.0
By from Granada, España on
No conocía esta web y me decidí con mucho miedo por el modo de pago que tienen. Todo es perfecto y llega en perfecto estado.
La cámara graba genial y una calidad excelente.
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JVC GY-HM70 HD Camcorder PAL
Rating: 5.0
By from Victoria on
Very stable picture with its shoulder mount and optical stabilizer.

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