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Vivitar DVR988HD

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Audio formats
WAV (PCM)
AAC
AAC, Dolby Digital
AAC
AAC, Dolby Digital
Sound channels (max, via built-in microphone)
2.0 (Stereo)
2.0 (Stereo)
2.0 (Stereo)
5.1
1.0 (Mono)
2.0 (Stereo)
5.1
1.0 (Mono)
Bluetooth version
4.2
GPS
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Yes
NFC
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Filter thread
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
Filter diameter
49 mm
62 mm
Interchangeable lens
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Compatible lenses (without adapter)
Olympus/Panasonic Micro 4/3
Lens included
No
Accessory shoe
No
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
Analogue audio input
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Analogue audio output
No
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
HDMI
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
No
HDMI version
Type of HDMI connector
Micro (Type D)
Standard (Type A)
Micro (Type D)
Micro (Type D)
Other connectors
Balanced input (analogue) XLR, Microphone input, Headphone output
Microphone input, Headphone output
Microphone input, Headphone output
Microphone input
USB
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
USB version
3.0
2.0
3.0
Available colours
Black, White, Silver, Green, Beige
Black
Black
Black, Grey, Orange
Black, White, Grey
Black, White, Grey
Black
Black, Grey
Black, White, Silver, Grey
Black
For Action / Sports use
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
360 graders linse
No
No
No
No
No
No
Dimensions (WxHxD)
Depth
33 mm
28.4 mm
85.5 mm
35 mm
28.3 mm
36.9 mm
68 mm
28.3 mm
28.4 mm
Height
44.9 mm
48.6 mm
96 mm
42 mm
73 mm
44.9 mm
121.9 mm
77 mm
44.9 mm
48.6 mm
Width
62.3 mm
66.3 mm
178.1 mm
65 mm
65 mm
62.3 mm
28.6 mm
142 mm
62.3 mm
66.3 mm
Product weight
116 g
126 g
722 g
124 g
353 g
92.4 g
116 g
428 g
94.4 g
126 g
Articulated screen
No
No
No
No
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
No
Screen size
2 inches
2 inches
5 inches
2.25 inches
3 inches
2 inches
1.5 inches
3 inches
2 inches
2 inches
Touchscreen
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Viewfinder
Screen (LCD/OLED)
Screen (LCD/OLED)
Screen (LCD/OLED)
Screen (LCD/OLED)
Screen (LCD/OLED)
Screen (LCD/OLED)
Screen (LCD/OLED)
Screen (LCD/OLED)
Screen (LCD/OLED)
Features
Still shooting, Bluetooth, Built-in Wi-Fi, Timelapse
Still shooting, Bluetooth, Built-in Wi-Fi
Still shooting, Bluetooth, Zebra
Still shooting, Bluetooth, Built-in Wi-Fi, Timelapse
Still shooting, Projector, Built-in Wi-Fi, Timelapse
Still shooting, Bluetooth, Built-in Wi-Fi, Timelapse
Still shooting, Built in ND filter, Timelapse
Still shooting, Built-in Wi-Fi, Focus Peaking
Still shooting, Bluetooth, Built-in Wi-Fi, Timelapse
Still shooting, Bluetooth, Built-in Wi-Fi
Water resistant
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Waterproof
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Aspect ratio
16:9, 4:3
16:9, 4:3
16:9
16:9, 4:3
16:9
16:9, 4:3
16:9, 4:3
16:9
16:9, 4:3
16:9, 4:3
Built-in HDR function
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
Yes
No
Yes
Digital zoom
1 x
1 x
0 x
1500 x
1 x
1500 x
4 x
Flash
None
None
None
None
None
None
None
None
None
None
Focal length (equivalent of 35mm film)
0 mm
29.5 - 612 mm
26 mm
25 - 600 mm
Image sensor format
1/2.3"
Four Thirds (4/3)
1/2.3"
1/2.3"
1/2.3"
1/2.5"
Image stabiliser
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Type of image stabiliser
Electronic
Electronic
Electronic
Optical
Electronic
Optical
Optical
Electronic
Electronic
Manual settings (aperture/shutter)
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
Max resolution (video)
3840x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
4096x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1440p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
3840x2160p pixels
4096x2160p pixels
Max frame rate (highest resolution)
60 fps
60 fps
60 fps
60 fps
60 fps
60 fps
25 fps
30 fps
60 fps
Max frame rate (regardless of res.)
240 fps
120 fps
240 fps
60 fps
120 fps
50 fps
60 fps
240 fps
Max resolution (highest frame rate)
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1440p pixels
1920x1080p pixels
1920x1440p pixels
1080x720 pixels
Maximum aperture (wide-angle - telephoto)
2.8
0
1.8 - 3.6
2
1.8 - 4.25
Night vision
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Optical zoom
0 x
1 x
0 x
20 x
0 x
0 x
24 x
0 x
Sensor resolution (Effective number of pixels)
12 megapixels
12 megapixels
12.76 megapixels
10 megapixels
12 megapixels
8.29 megapixels
10 megapixels
Sensor type
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
CMOS
Video file formats
AVC/H.264 .mp4, HEVC/H.265
ProRes 422
AVC/H.264 .mov, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVCHD
AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mov, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVCHD, AVC/H.264 .mp4
AVC/H.264 .mp4
Video formats supported
480p, 720p, 1080p (Full HD), 2160p (4K Ultra HD), 1440p
1080p (Full HD), 2160p (4K Ultra HD), 1440p
1080p (Full HD), 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
720p, 1080p (Full HD), 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
720p, 1080p (Full HD)
720p, 1080p (Full HD), 1440p
1080p (Full HD), 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
720p, 1080p (Full HD), 1080i, 2160p (4K Ultra HD)
720p, 1080p (Full HD), 1080i, 2160p (4K Ultra HD), 1440p
1080p (Full HD), 2160p (4K Ultra HD), 1440p
Release year
2018
2019
2018
2019
2015
2018
2018
2018
2018
2020
Battery type
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-polymer
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Li-polymer
Li-Ion
Li-Ion
Rechargeable battery (enclosed/integrated)
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Built-in storage capacity
No
No
No
No
No
No
No
Memory card reader
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Compatible memory cards
microSD, Secure Digital (SD), microSDHC, Secure Digital HC (SDHC), Secure Digital XC (SDXC), microSDXC
microSD, Secure Digital (SD), microSDHC, microSDXC
Secure Digital (SD), Compact Flash (CF), Compact Flash II (CF II), Secure Digital HC (SDHC), Secure Digital XC (SDXC)
microSD, microSDHC, Secure Digital HC (SDHC), Secure Digital XC (SDXC), microSDXC
Secure Digital (SD), Secure Digital HC (SDHC), Secure Digital XC (SDXC)
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
microSD, Memory Stick (MS), microSDHC, microSDXC
Secure Digital (SD), Secure Digital HC (SDHC), Secure Digital XC (SDXC)
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
microSD, microSDHC, microSDXC
Maximum memory card size
256GB
256GB
64GB
128GB
256GB
128GB
Memory card included
No
Yes
No
No
No
No
No
No
Yes
Storage medium
Flash Memory
Flash Memory
Flash Memory
Flash Memory
Flash Memory
Flash Memory
Flash Memory
Flash Memory
Flash Memory
Flash Memory