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alaTest has collected and analyzed 104 reviews of JVC GR-D20. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the zoom and size. The image quality and price also get good feedback. Opinions are divided on the reliability, while many are critical about the design and battery.

usability, price, image quality, size, zoom

battery, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the JVC GR-D20 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 12 user reviews of JVC GR-D20 from The average user rating for this product is 4.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on People are impressed by the size and durability. The zoom and price also get good feedback, whereas there are some mixed views about the reliability and image quality. Many are critical about the color.

usability, price, zoom, durability, size


100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2020

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Why go analogue?.


If you are not particularly serious about your video making, but you want something that's easy to use and gives good results without spending silly money then this might be the cam for you. It uses the miniDV format, which is the universal. Several ...

Great Value, compact, easy use in 'A' mode, picture & sound great for money.

Difficult use in 'M'anual. No hot-shoe, mic-socket or focus ring. Bottom loading.

Dec, 2003