Panasonic HC-VX870K vs Sony FDR-AX33

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Panasonic HC-VX870K
Sony FDR-AX33

Top Prices

Factory Outlet Store
In stock
Factory Outlet Store
In stock
Factory Outlet Store
In stock
B&H Photo
In stock
eBay
In stock, only 3 left!
Overstock
Electronic-Closeouts
Delivery unknown

Reasons For

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$285 cheaper
The Sony FDR-AX33 is $284.96 cheaper than the Panasonic HC-VX870K.
Available from 9 shops
A greater number of stores increases the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder and also increases the chances of the product remaining in stock.

Reasons Against

3 Reasons Against
$285 more expensive
The Panasonic HC-VX870K is more expensive than the Sony FDR-AX33 by $284.96.
Fewer sellers
Only 1 retailer sell the Panasonic HC-VX870K, but 10 stores sell the Sony FDR-AX33. Read more
The smaller the number of retailers that stock this camcorder, the lower the competition amongst retailers to keep prices low.
Three months older
The Panasonic HC-VX870K is older than the Sony FDR-AX33 by three months.
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Awards

No awards found 1 Award
Digital Versus: 5 Star

Average Expert Rating

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Average User Rating

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Date Released

23 months Ago 20 months Ago

Image Sensor

Optical Sensor Size
 1/2
 1/2
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Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Megapixel Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 10.3MP
Movie Megapixel Count
Unknown - Click to provide data 8.29MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 10x
Digital Zoom
Unknown - Click to provide data 120x
Maximum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 298mm
Minimum Focal Length
Unknown - Click to provide data 26.8mm
Focal Length Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 3.8 - 38

Storage

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MS PRO
 MS PRO Duo
 MS Pro-HG
 MS Pro-HG Duo
 MSXC
 MS XC-HG Duo
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MS PRO
 MS PRO Duo
 MS Pro-HG
 MS Pro-HG Duo
 MSXC
 MS XC-HG Duo
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Storage Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card

Focusing

Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual

Light Exposure

Scene Mode
 Beach
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Portrait
 Spotlight
 Beach
 Snow
 Fireworks
 Landscape
 Portrait
 Spotlight
Exposure Mode
 Auto
 Auto

White Balance

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Outdoor
 Indoor
 Auto
 Outdoor
 Indoor

Shutter

Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1/6 - 1/10000

Display

Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 3"
Display Resolution
Unknown - Click to provide data 921,600 pixels
Display
 LCD
 LCD
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Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.24"
Viewfinder Resolution
Unknown - Click to provide data 1,555,200 pixels

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
 handheld
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Image Processor
 BIONZ X
 BIONZ X
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Self-Timer
Unknown - Click to provide data 10

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Video

HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
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Video Capturing Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 50fps
Video Format
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MP4
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
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Video Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 3840 x 2160
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
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Maximum Video Resolution
 3840 x 2160
 3840 x 2160
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Maximum Frame Rate
Unknown - Click to provide data 50fps

Still Image

Still Image Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 640 x 480
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Maximum Image Resolution
 6048 x 3400
 6048 x 3400
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Audio

Audio System
 Dolby Digital 2.0
 Dolby Digital 2.0
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Battery

Battery Type
Unknown - Click to provide data NP-FV70
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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Weight & Dimensions

Weight
Unknown - Click to provide data 700g
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 78.5mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 155mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 71mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 HDMI
 USB
 HDMI
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Technical Details

Flash Exposure Compensation
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Number of Diaphragm Blade
Unknown - Click to provide data 6
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