The NEX-FS700 has a 480i video mode which is better than most comparable spec camcorders that have been available for more than two years. Most similar spec video cameras that were released more than two years ago have a 540p video mode. In addition, this video camera have 1080i, 1080p and 576i and 720p video modes.
A 480i video mode is actually the worst video mode amongst all camcorders that are a comparable age to the NEX-FS700.
The best video mode across comparable types of video camera is 2160p.