JVC GR GR-D290 Camcorder - Silver

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  • Very pleased with my GR-D290

    Sep 27, 2005 by
    Rated a Helpful Review
    Pros: Easy to manipulate, hold, and good quality video.
    Cons: Hand strap really leaves something to be desired. MUCH too small. Lens cover useless!

    Summary: Replaced another JVC mini DV camcorder with this one. The other one was more expensive and more complicated with tiny buttons and things that anyone over 30 would have difficulty seeing no less someone with fingers larger than a child's could operate. ... read more

  • An excellent digital camcorder with lots of features for the price.

    Sep 9, 2005 by
    Rated a Very Helpful Review
    Pros: Bursting with features. Easy transfer of video to PC. Supports pass-through.
    Cons: Tape loads from bottom. Inconvenience for tripod users.

    Summary: The JVC GR-D290 is an excellent mini dv camcorder. Its boasts lots of features at an affordable price. It comes with a handy remote control. The camcorder has a USB port for transferring the digital stills and a DV (firewire) port for transferring ... read more

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  • GRD290 - Successful video transfer

    Sep 6, 2005 by
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    Pros: Easy to use, lightweight, good optical zoom.
    Cons: Badly written manual on tranferring data.

    Summary: I got this camcorder because the manual said you could transfer streaming video via usb 2.0. Well, you can't and apparently JVC have admitted this. But I purchased a firewire card and cable here for 17.50 + vat ... read more

  • Very difficult to use, lousy manual, DV doesn't work

    May 29, 2005 by
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    Pros: Low price, easy to use.
    Cons: No information on DV import into computer with Firewire.

    Summary: I'm a very experienced computer user and A/V hobbyist, but new to digital camcorders. The JVC GR-D290 was my first DV camcorder, and I was completely lost while trying to import video using the Firewire/1394 connection. I bought a FireWire card for my ... read more

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