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Panasonic HC-WX970

We have collected and analyzed 12 expert reviews and 62 user reviews from international sources. experts rate this product 77/100 and users rate it 88/100. The average review date is Aug 15, 2015. We have compared these reviews to 369525 reviews from other Camcorders. The alaSCORE™ for this product is 92/100 = Excellent. Last update: Dec 10, 2018.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Panasonic HC-WX970

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Panasonic HC-WX970 from Amazon.co.uk. 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 Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the usability. The portability is also appreciated.

portability, usability

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

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HC-WX970EB-K 4K 30p/25p Camcorder with Twin Camera (20x Optical Zoom)Panasonic HC-WX970EB-K 4K 30p/25p Camcorder with Twin Camera (20x Optical Zoom)

Dec, 2018

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Panasonic HC-WX970

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 39 user reviews of Panasonic HC-WX970 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 price. The portability also gets good feedback, but some have doubts about the usability.

image quality, portability, price

usability

97% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HC-WX970 4K Ultra HD Camcorder with Built-in Twin Video CameraPanasonic HC-WX970 4K Ultra HD Camcorder with Built-in Twin Video Camera

Dec, 2018

Expert review by : Elias Plastiras (goodgearguide.com.au)

Panasonic HC-WX970M camcorder

 

Use this as a dedicated 4K shooter to make videos for your 4K TV

Shoots 4K video ; HDR mode in Full HD

Twin camera feature seems tacky ; Poor motion handling in 4K

Jul, 2015

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes

Battery

Battery Capacity:1940
Battery technology:Nickel-Manganese-Сobalt
Battery voltage:3.6

Camera

Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes

Design

Colour of product:Black

Display

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

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):8.29
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
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
S-Video Out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:0.000125 - 0.04
Shutter speed (photo):0.0005 - 0.5

Still image

Image formats supported:JPG
Still image resolution(s):[16:9] 25.9 MP (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

Video

HD type:Full HD
Maximum frame rate:50
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 2160p, 540p, 720p / 540p, 1080i, 1080p, 2160p, 720p
Video formats supported:AVCHD, H.264, MP4, MPEG4 / H.264, MPEG4, AVCHD, MP4
Video Resolutions:1920 x 1080,960 x 540,1280 x 720,3840 x 2160 / 960 x 540,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080,3840 x 2160

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:13.9
Height :7.3
Weight:360
Width:6.5

White balance

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