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Panasonic HC-VX870

alaTest has collected and analyzed 83 reviews of Panasonic HC-VX870. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Views about the zoom and image quality are generally positive. The portability and price also get good views. Many are critical about the design and viewfinder.

usability, price, portability, image quality, zoom

size, viewfinder, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic HC-VX870 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 93/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Panasonic HC-VX870

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 20 user reviews of Panasonic HC-VX870 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the battery and zoom. The image quality and portability also get good feedback. There are some negative views about the size. Opinions are divided on the usability.

price, portability, image quality, zoom, battery

size

95% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HC-VX870EB-K 4K 30p/25p Camcorder with Wireless Twin CameraPanasonic HC-VX870EB-K 4K 30p/25p Camcorder with Wireless Twin Camera

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Panasonic HC-VX870

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 user reviews of Panasonic HC-VX870 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Views about the zoom and image quality are generally positive. The portability and usability are also appreciated, but the viewfinder and size get negative reviews.

price, usability, portability, image quality, zoom

size, viewfinder

67% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HC-VX870 4K Ultra HD Camcorder with Wireless Smartphone Twin Video CapturePanasonic HC-VX870 4K Ultra HD Camcorder with Wireless Smartphone Twin Video Capture

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:AAC
Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1

Battery

Battery Capacity:1940
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:3.6

Camera

Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Minimum illumination:2

Design

Colour of product:Black

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:7.62
Display resolution (numeric):460800
Touchscreen: Yes

Focusing

Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):7 / 7.00
Effective megapixels (movie):8.29
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 2.3
Sensor Type:MOS BSI
Total MegaPixels:18.91

Lens System

Digital Zoom:60
Filter Size:4.9
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):30.8 - 626
Focal length range (f-f):4.08 - 81.6
Image stabilizer: Yes
Image stabilizer type:HYBRID
Optical Zoom:20

Networking

Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n / 802.11g, 802.11b, 802.11n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Lens hood: Yes

Ports & interfaces

HDMI: Yes
Headphone outputs:1
Microphone in: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:0.000125 - 0.04

Still image

Still image resolution(s):[16:9] 25.9MP (6784 x 3816), 14 MP (4992 x 2808), 2.1 MP (1920 x 1080)/[3:2] 20 MP (5472 x 3648), 10.6 MP (3984 x 2656), 2.0 MP (1728 x 1152)/[4:3] 20.4 MP (5216 x 3912), 10.9 MP (3808 x 2856), 0.3 MP (640 x 480)

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported: No
Memory slots:1

Video

HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Video formats supported:AVC, AVCHD, H.264, MP4, MPEG4 / H.264, MPEG4, AVC, AVCHD, MP4

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:13.9
Height :7.3
Weight:353
Width:6.5

White balance

White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Daylight, Indoor, Sunny / Auto, Indoor, Cloudy, Sunny, Daylight