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Panasonic HC-VX980

Panasonic HC-VX980
alaScore 91

15 reviews

Mar, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 15 reviews of Panasonic HC-VX980. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the usability and size, but there are some mixed reviews about the price. There are some less positive views about the reliability.

size, usability


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic HC-VX980 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Panasonic HC-VX980 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Reviewers really like the price.


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

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HC-VX980EB-K 4K Camcorder with Wireless Multi Camera FunctionPanasonic HC-VX980EB-K 4K Camcorder with Wireless Multi Camera Function

Mar, 2018

Product Specifications


Audio system:Dolby Digital 5.1
Built-In Microphone: Yes


Battery Capacity:1940


Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Minimum illumination:2


Colour of product:Black


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


Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image sensor

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

Lens System

Digital Zoom:1500
Filter Size:4.9
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):37.6 - 752.8
Focal length range (f-f):4.08 - 81.6
Image stabilizer: Yes
Interchangeable lens: No
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):75.3
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):3.08
Optical Zoom:20


Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Other features

USB Connectivity: Yes

Packaging Content

Cables included:HDMI
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Headphone outputs:1
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB Connectivity:Y

Still image

Image formats supported:JPEG XR
Maximum image resolution:6784 x 3816
Still image resolution(s):6784 x 3816, 4992 x 2808, 1920 x 1080, 5472 x 3648, 3984 x 2656, 1728 x 1152, 5216 x 3912, 3808 x 2856, 640 x 480


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

Technical Details

USB charging: Yes


HD type:4K Ultra HD
Maximum Video Resolution:3840 x 2160
Video formats supported:AVCHD, MP4
Video Resolutions:640 x 480,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080,3840 x 2160

Weight & Dimensions

Height :7.3