The Sony NEX-FS700E has a better video mode than most camcorders that are a similar age to it. This Sony camcorder has a 480i video mode, whereas most comparable 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 in fact the worst video mode across all camcorders of a similar type and age to the NEX-FS700E.
Across comparable types of video camera the best video mode is 2160p.