Panasonic AG-AC90 vs Sony NEX-FS700R

Panasonic AG-AC90
Sony NEX-FS700R

Top Prices

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Reasons For

2 Reasons For
$2,037 cheaper
The Panasonic AG-AC90 is $2,036.99 cheaper than the Sony NEX-FS700R.
Available from 3 shops
A greater number of retailers increases the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.
2 Reasons For
Significantly higher display resolution Edit
The Sony NEX-FS700R has a display resolution of 91,200 pixels pixels, whereas the Panasonic AG-AC90 is only a 1,152,000 pixels pixels display resolution camcorder (90 pixels lower). Read more

Total number of pixels that display has.

6% lighter Edit
The Sony NEX-FS700R is a 1.7kgg weight camcorder. That's 0.1g lighter than the Panasonic AG-AC90 (1.7kgg). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
Vastly lower display resolution Edit
The Panasonic AG-AC90 has a display resolution of 1,152,000 pixels pixels, however the Sony NEX-FS700R is a 91,200 pixels pixels display resolution camcorder (90 pixels higher). Read more

Total number of pixels that display has.

Heavier Edit
The Panasonic AG-AC90 is a 1.8kgg weight camcorder. That's 0.1g heavier than the Sony NEX-FS700R (1.7kgg). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

Over one year older
The Panasonic AG-AC90 is older than the Sony NEX-FS700R by 17 months.
2 Reasons Against
$2,037 more expensive
The Sony NEX-FS700R is more expensive than the Panasonic AG-AC90 by $2,036.99.
Not as many stockists
Only 1 store sell the Sony NEX-FS700R, however 4 retailers sell the Panasonic AG-AC90. Read more
Smaller numbers of stores reduces the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock and also reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product.

Average Expert Rating

Date Released

50 months Ago 32 months Ago

Image Sensor

Sensor Size
8.04MP
BEST
11.6MP
Optical Sensor Size
 1/4
BEST
 1/4
Sensor Type
 MOS
 MOS
Megapixel Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.4MP
Movie Megapixel Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.3MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom
12x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom
10x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Stabiliser
 Optical
BEST
 Optical
Maximum Focal Length
383.7mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture
1.5 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length
29.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Aperture Value
2.8 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size
49mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
2.84 - 34.1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size
64GB Unknown - Click to provide data
Memory Card Slot
2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MS PRO
 MS Pro-HG
 MS Pro-HG Duo
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MS PRO
 MS Pro-HG
 MS Pro-HG Duo
Storage Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card

White Balance

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 Outdoor
 Indoor
 Auto
 Manual
 Outdoor
 Indoor

Shutter

Shutter Speed
1/25 - 1/2000 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Screen Size
3.5" 3.5"
Display Resolution
1,152,000 pixels 91,200 pixels
BEST
Display
 LCD
BEST
 LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
0.24" Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder Resolution
263,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder
 electrical
BEST
 electrical

Camera

Camcorder Type
 Shouldercam
 handheld
 Shouldercam
 handheld
BEST
Minimum Illumination
3lx Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Video

HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Video Mode
 1080p
 1080i
 720p
 576i
 480i
 1080p
 1080i
 720p
 576i
 480i
Video Format
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MPEG2
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 MPEG2
 AVCHD
 AVC
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
BEST
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080

Still Image

Image Format
 JPG
BEST
 JPG

Audio

Audio Format
 LPCM
 PCM
 LPCM
 PCM
BEST
Audio System
 Dolby Digital 5.1
BEST
 Dolby Digital 5.1
Microphone Connection
 XLR
 XLR

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video Out Port
1 1
USB Connector Type
 USB B
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB B
 USB B
 Mini-USB
 Mini-USB B
Mini-USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Battery

Battery Life
6h Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data NP-F770
Battery Voltage
7.2V 7.2V
Battery Slot
Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
0 - 40 0 - 40
Operating Relative Humidity Range
10 - 80 Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
1.8kg 1.7kg
BEST
Height
195mm 178.5mm
Depth
350mm 235.5mm
Width
160mm 145mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 AC
 AV
 Component
 USB
 AC
 AV
 Component

Other Features

Typical Power Consumption
12.9W Unknown - Click to provide data
Extra/Smart Zoom
25x Unknown - Click to provide data
Recording Format
AVCHD 2.0 Unknown - Click to provide data
AC Adapter Output
12V Unknown - Click to provide data
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