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Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD vs Panasonic AG-AC8

Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD vs Panasonic AG-AC8

Blackmagic Design Studio Camera HD

45

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A poor value for money Full HD 2,018 gram camcorder with average features
33
Poor
59
Average Features
18
Overall Score
45
Mediocre
2/3" Yes 2kg No Sep 2014
Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Image Stabilizer Release Date
Panasonic AG-AC8

45

Overall Score

Panasonic AG-AC8

$1,183.95
Our Verdict:
A poor value for money 8 megapixel 1 camcorder with average features
34
Poor
59
Average Features
18
Overall Score
45
Mediocre
8MP 1/4.5" Yes 2.3kg Dec 2013
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels Unknown - Click to provide data 8MP
Optical Sensor Size  1  1
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Sensor Type  MOS  MOS
Effective Megapixels (image) Unknown - Click to provide data 20.4MP
Effective Megapixels (movie) Unknown - Click to provide data 9.4MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 21x
Digital Zoom Unknown - Click to provide data 50x
Image Stabilizer Type  Hybrid  Hybrid
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Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 893mm
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 28mm
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
Lens Mount Interface  Four Thirds  Four Thirds

Storage

Memory Slots Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC
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Camcorder Media Type  SSD  HDD  Memory card
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 SSD  HDD  Memory card

Focusing

Focus Adjustment  Auto  Auto

White Balance

White Balance  Auto  Cloudy  Sunny  Indoor  Auto  Cloudy  Sunny  Indoor

Display

Display Diagonal 10.1" 3"
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Display Resolution  1920 x 1200
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 1920 x 1200
Display Resolution (numeric) Unknown - Click to provide data 460,800 pixels
Display  LCD
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 LCD

Camera

Camcorder Type  Shouldercam  Shoulder camcorder  Shouldercam  Shoulder camcorder

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Supported Video Modes  1080p
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 1080p
Video Resolutions  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  720 x 480  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  720 x 480
Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 60fps Unknown - Click to provide data

Still Image

Still Image Resolution  4752 x 3168  4096 x 2304  1440 x 1080  4752 x 3168  4096 x 2304  1440 x 1080
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Maximum Image Resolution  6016 x 3384  6016 x 3384
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Audio

Microphone Connectivity  XLR  XLR

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Component Video (YPbPr/YCbCr) Out Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mini USB Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Battery Life (max) 4h Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data 7.2V
Battery Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 2,900mAh
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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Battery Recharge Time 4h Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H) Unknown - Click to provide data
Storage Temperature (T-T) Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 2kg 2.3kg
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Height 194.68mm 217mm
Depth 113.57mm 479mm
Width 225.25mm 205mm

Packaging Content

Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included  USB  AC  AV  USB  AC  AV
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