JVC HD camcorder leaked, not enough fingers to plug holes
The Everio GZ-HD3 looks different, but we don't know if it fixes the flaws of the HD7.
Akihabara News made a big oopsie and posted a story about JVC's forthcoming Everio GZ-HD3. Though the page was quickly pulled, camcorderinfo.com managed to snatch the photo and a few details. A JVC spokesman admitted to me that Akihabara News had signed a nondisclosure agreement for information about the product, which provided a tacit admission that the product really exists and isn't just a rumor.
According to camcorderinfo.com, the HD3 will record HD video at only 1,440x1,080 in JVC's standard MPEG-2 TS format; the
That's about all the information available. The real story will be whether it's hampered by the same undersized trio of CCDs, broken image stabilizer and poor battery life as its flawed older brother.