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Panasonic HC-X800

alaTest has collected and analyzed 69 reviews of Panasonic HC-X800. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the zoom and price. The portability and image quality are also mentioned favorably. The memory and size get less positive opinions.

usability, image quality, portability, price, zoom

battery, size, memory

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic HC-X800 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 25 user reviews of Panasonic HC-X800 from 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 Reviewers really like the battery and price. The image quality and portability also get good comments. There are some mixed reviews about the viewfinder.

usability, portability, image quality, price, battery

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

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic X800 Full HD 1920 x 1080p (50p) 3D Ready Camcorder - Black (3MOS Sensor, 23x Intelligent Zoom, SD Card Recording, Leica Dicomar Lens, and MaPanasonic X800 Full HD 1920 x 1080p (50p) 3D Ready Camcorder - Black (3MOS Sensor, 23x Intelligent Zoom, SD Card Recording, Leica Dicomar Lens, and Ma

Jun, 2018

Product Specifications


Audio formats supported:AAC, MP4
Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes


Battery Capacity:1250
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:7.2


3D: Yes
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Minimum illumination:1
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
On Screen Display (OSD) languages:CZE, DAN, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, POL, SWE, TUR / CZE, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, POL, SWE, TUR


Colour of product:Black


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


Built-in Flash: Yes


Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):7.11
Effective megapixels (movie):6.57
Number of CCDs:3
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 4.1
Sensor Type:MOS
Total MegaPixels:9.15

Lens System

Digital Zoom:700
Filter Size:4.9
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):29.8 - 369.8
Focal length range (f-f):2.84 - 34.1
Image stabilizer: Yes
Interchangeable lens: No
Maximum aperture number:2.8
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):37.2
Minimum aperture number:1.5
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):2.98
Optical Zoom:12


Bluetooth: No

Other features

Auto Focus: Yes
Manual Focus: Yes
Photo mode: Yes
Wireless Connection: No

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Bundled software:HD Writer AE 4.1
Cables included:AC, AV, USB
Lens hood: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
DC-in jack: Yes
S-Video Out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Shutter speed (photo):1/2 - 1/2000
Shutter speed (video):1/25 - 1/8000

Still image

Image formats supported:JPG, MPO
Maximum image resolution:5120 x 2880
Still image resolution(s):640 x 480,1920 x 1080,3200 x 1800,3600 x 2400,3840 x 2160,5120 x 2880 / 640 x 480,1920 x 1080,3600 x 2400,3840 x 2160,5120 x 2880


Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Camera file system:DCF 2.0, Exif 2.2
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported: No


Bitrate at maximum video resolution:28
HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 540p
Video formats supported:AVCHD, H.264, MP4 / AVCHD, H.264, MP4, MPEG4
Video Resolutions:960 x 540,1920 x 1080

Weight & Dimensions

Height :6.8

White balance

Indoor white balance: Yes
White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Sunny