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Panasonic HC-X1000

alaTest has collected and analyzed 100 reviews of Panasonic HC-X1000. 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. People are impressed by the durability and price. The portability and image quality also get good views. The viewfinder and color get less positive opinions.

usability, image quality, portability, price, durability

color, viewfinder

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic HC-X1000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Panasonic HC-X1000

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of Panasonic HC-X1000 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the usability.

usability

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

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HC-X1000E 20x Optical Zoom CamcorderPanasonic HC-X1000E 20x Optical Zoom Camcorder

Dec, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Panasonic HC-X1000

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 user reviews of Panasonic HC-X1000 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People are impressed by the size and durability. The usability and image quality also get good comments, but many are negative about the color.

reliability, image quality, usability, durability, size

color

96% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HC-X1000 4K-60p/50p Camcorder with High-Powered 20x Optical Zoom and Professional Functions (Black)Panasonic HC-X1000 4K-60p/50p Camcorder with High-Powered 20x Optical Zoom and Professional Functions (Black)

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: Lori Grunin (cnet.com.au)

Panasonic's 4K camcorder looks pretty feature-packed for $3,500

 

In a somewhat stealthy announcement at IFA 2014, Panasonic debuted its first prosumer -- a little more "pro" than "sumer" -- 4K camcorder. The HC-X1000, which will go by X1000E in Europe, seems to offer the same recording capabilities as the GH4,...

I suspect that Panasonic dumped it in the "prosumer" bin because it uses a single sensor instead of three -- a nontrivial difference, of course. But feature-wise, it looks like it has quite a lot of pro capabilities, including two XLR inputs; USB 3.0...

Sep, 2014

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio formats supported:AAC, LPCM, MP4
Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0 / STEREO
Built-In Microphone:Y / Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y / Yes
Microphone connectivity:XLR
Wind filter:Y

Battery

Battery Capacity:5800 / 5900
Battery voltage:7.2 / 7.28
Charging source:DC

Camera

3D:N / No
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder / Shouldercam
Minimum illumination:0.2 / 4
Remotely operated:Y
Supported aspect ratios:16:9, 17:9

Design

Colour of product:Black

Display

Built-in Display:Y / Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:8.89
Display resolution (numeric):1152000
Flip-out screen:Y

Flash

Built-in Flash:N
Built-in light:N
Shoe mounting point:Y

Focusing

Auto Focus (AF) lock: Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):8.85
Effective megapixels (movie):8.85 / 9.46
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 2.3
Sensor Type:BSI / MOS
Total MegaPixels:18.47 / 18.91

Lens System

Digital Zoom:10
Filter Size:4.9 / 6.7
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):25.4 - 508 / 30.8 - 626 / 30.8 ― 626
Focal length range (f-f):4.08 - 81.6 / 8.8 - 176
Image stabilizer:Y / Yes
Image stabilizer type:HYBRID
Maximum aperture number:4.5
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):50.8
Minimum aperture number:2.8
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):2.4
Optical Zoom:20

Networking

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

Other features

USB Connectivity:Y

Packaging Content

AC adapter included:Y
Cables included:AC
Lens hood:Y
Shoulder strap:N
Tripod included:N

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack:Y
HDMI:Y / Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
PictBridge: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A ports quantity:1 / 2
USB Connectivity:Y
XLR in:Y / Yes

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:0.125 - 0.000125 / 1/24 - 1/8000 / 1/8 - 1/8000

Still image

Histogram: Yes
Image formats supported:EXIF, JPEG XR / JPG
Maximum image resolution:4096 x 2160
Still image resolution(s):4096 x 2160, 3840 x 2160, 1920 x 1080 / 4096 x 2160, 3840 x 2160, 1920 x 1080, 1280 x 720

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type:N / No
Camera file system:DCF, Exif 2.2
Compatible memory cards:SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported:N / No
Memory slots:2

Technical Details

Battery charger included:Y
Microphone operation mode:STEREO
Speakers:Dynamic

Video

HD type:4K Ultra HD / Full HD
Maximum frame rate:60
Maximum Video Resolution:4096 x 2160
Video formats supported:AVC, AVCHD, H.264, MOV, MP4, MPEG4 / AVCHD, MOV, MP4
Video Resolutions:1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080,3840 x 2160,4096 x 2160 / 720 x 480,720 x 576,1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080,3840 x 2160,4096 x 2160

Viewfinder

Viewfinder:1769000
Viewfinder resolution:1769000
Viewfinder screen size:0.39 / 0.45
Viewfinder Type:Electronic

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:31.5 / 346
Height :17 / 195
Weight:1.55 / 2
Width:16 / 173

White balance

White Balance:ATW, Auto / Auto