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Panasonic HX-DC3

Panasonic HX-DC3
alaScore 85

55 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 55 reviews of Panasonic HX-DC3. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, 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 HX-DC3 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Panasonic HX-DC3

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 user reviews of Panasonic HX-DC3 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.

92% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HX-DC3EB-K Full HD 1920 x 1080 Vertical Camcorder - Black (16MP, 15x Intelligent Zoom, Panorama Mode, Creative Movie Control, EIS, Eye-Fi RePanasonic HX-DC3EB-K Full HD 1920 x 1080 Vertical Camcorder - Black (16MP, 15x Intelligent Zoom, Panorama Mode, Creative Movie Control, EIS, Eye-Fi Re

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Panasonic HX-DC3

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of Panasonic HX-DC3 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com.

88% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HX-DC3 Active Style Camcorder, BlackPanasonic HX-DC3 Active Style Camcorder, Black

Feb, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio

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

Battery

Battery Capacity:0.7 / 700
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:3.7

Camera

Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Minimum illumination:12

Design

Colour of product:Black / Red / White

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:7.62
Display resolution (numeric):230400

Features

Audio recording formats:AAC
Colour of product:Black
Display resolution (numeric):230400
Fastest camera shutter speed:1/10000
Minimum illumination:4
Slowest camera shutter speed:0.033
USB cable:1

Flash

Built-in light: No

Focusing

Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

GPS Performance

GPS (satellite): No

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):11.9
Effective megapixels (movie):11.9
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 2.33
Sensor Type:MOS
Total MegaPixels:14.4

Indication

LED indicators: Yes

Lens System

Aperture range (F-F):3.5 - 3.7
Digital Zoom:120
Focal length range (f-f):6.8 - 34
Image stabilizer: Yes
Interchangeable lens: No
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):3.89
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):24
Optical Zoom:5

Networking

Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Photo mode: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Bundled software:HD Writer VE 3.0
Cables included:AV, USB
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

AV output: Yes
HDMI: Yes
Microphone in: No
Mini HDMI ports quantity:1
PictBridge: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Shutter speed (photo):1/2 - 1/1500
Shutter speed (video):1/30 - 1/10000

Software

Bundled software:HD Writer VE3.0

Still image

Image formats supported:JPG
Maximum image resolution:4608 x 3456
Photo mode: Yes
Still image resolution(s):3744 x 2106,640 x 480,1920 x 1080,2048 x 1536,2560 x 1440,3072 x 2304,4352 x 2448,4352 x 3264,4608 x 3456

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camera file system:DCF, Exif 2.2
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Internal Memory:65
Internal storage capacity:0.065
Memory slots:1

Technical Details

Audio recording formats:AAC
Colour of product:Black
Display resolution (numeric):230400
Fastest camera shutter speed:1/10000
Minimum illumination:4
Slowest camera shutter speed:0.033
USB cable:1

Video

Aspect Ratio:16:9
Bitrate at maximum video resolution:17
Full HD: Yes
HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 480p, 540p, 720p / 1080i, 1080p, 480p, 720p
Video formats supported:AVC, H.264, MPEG4 / MP4
Video Resolutions:1920 x 1080

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:3.81
Height :12.1
Weight:162 / 180
Width:8.62

White balance

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