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Old September 1st, 2005, 02:12 PM   #1
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Didn't know where to put this - There's no JVC thread: JVC GR-X5US

I saw this MiniDV Camcorder 3CCD camera at Camcorder info.

http://www.camcorderinfo.com/content...der-Review.htm

The JVC GR-X5US is selling for under 1k.

How does this compare to the Canon GL2 or Optura models?

Would this be a good first camera or back up camera? I don't need a lot but I want something robust.

Would it be more like the new Optura 600 coming out being a still camera/camcorder hybrid?
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Old September 5th, 2005, 11:51 PM   #2
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well. i prefer the color of the canon opturas. they have an RGB color filter and a fair amount of manual settings. it's not a 3ccd but i think it does a better job of color and picture than some of the lesser expensive 3ccds. i sell cameras btw. that's why i know their picture qualities by heart. but ya know you can probably find a used xl1 for a grandish. that's what i'm considering for a back up camera.
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Old September 6th, 2005, 08:24 AM   #3
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Thanks for the reply!
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