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Panasonic NV GS230EG-S

Panasonic NV GS230EG-S
alaScore 79

49 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 49 reviews of Panasonic NV GS230EG-S. The average rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic NV GS230EG-S is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Panasonic NV GS230EG-S

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Panasonic NV GS230EG-S 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.

80% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic NV-GS230 MiniDV 3CCD Camcorder (EU)Panasonic NV-GS230 MiniDV 3CCD Camcorder (EU)

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: mickhines (productreview.com.au)

Good

 

For the price, this is A1. NOT a professional camera, but not aimed at that market OR price either. Great quality images in most conditions. Simple to use with a good navigation and menu system. Bought in preference to the HDD and hybrid models cause...

Size and weight - this camera is small but GOOD 3 CCD image quality Ease of navigation and controls

Battery life - always a problem Included software - no compatability with Vista

Sep, 2008

Consumer review by: gapfilms (productreview.com.au)

Good

 

I bought this camera to use as a deck to upload my footage from my larger prosumer cameras. I went for this as it was a 3CCD camera which I could use as a back up for my bigger cameras as well as a deck for uploading footage to my computer. Compared to...

Compact size and easy to use functions.

For a 3CCD camera I thought the image quality was average.

Apr, 2008

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio Dubbing: Yes
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes

Battery

Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:1.2

Camera

Minimum illumination:1
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
Webcam capability: Yes

Design

Colour of product:Grey / Silver

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.35

Flash

Built-in Flash: No

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (movie):0.4
Optical sensor resolution:800000
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 6
Sensor Type:CCD / CMOS
Total MegaPixels:2.3 / 2.4

Lens System

Digital Zoom:500
Filter Size:3.7
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):46.1 - 461 / 47.1 - 471
Focal length range (f-f):2.45 - 24.5 / 3 - 30
Image stabilizer: Yes
Optical Zoom:10

Other features

Additional accessories:Battery Charger, AC Adaptor, Li-Ion Battery Pack, AV Cable, USB Connection Cable, Remote Control, Lens Cap
Audio output:AV 4P / Y
Auto Focus: Yes
Cable Type:AV 4pin, USB
Lens focal range:1.8/2.8
Manual Focus:No / Yes
Night mode: Yes
Photo mode: Yes
Power consumption (typical):3 / 3.5
Power requirements:DC 7.9 V/7.2 V / DC 7.9/ 7.2V
Sports: Yes
Spotlight: Yes
Video Out:Y

Packaging Content

Bundled software:SweetMovieLife 1.0E MotionDV / STUDIO 5.6E LE DV

Ports & interfaces

DV port: Yes
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
Microphone in: Yes
PictBridge: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/50 - 1/8000 / 1/50 - 1/8000, 1/50 - 1/500

Still image

Still image resolution(s):640 x 480,1280 x 960

Storage

Camcorder tape type:Mini-DV
Compatible memory cards:SD

Video

Video formats supported:MPEG2

Viewfinder

Viewfinder:113000
Viewfinder resolution:113000
Viewfinder screen size:0.33

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:1.2 / 12.3
Height :7 / 7.25
Weight:410 / 480
Width:7 / 7.1

White balance

Indoor white balance: Yes
Outdoor white balance: Yes