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Panasonic HC-V160 vs Panasonic HC-V180

Panasonic HC-V160 vs Panasonic HC-V180

Panasonic HC-V160

88

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A great value for money and fully featured 2.51 megapixel 1 video camera
97
Excellent
84
Fully-Featured
68
Overall Score
88
Excellent
2.51MP 1" Yes 181g Jan 2015
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Panasonic HC-V180

70

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A great value for money 2.51 megapixel 1 video camera with good features
90
Excellent
69
Good Features
39
Overall Score
70
Very Good
2.51MP 1" Yes 211g Jan 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

Top Prices

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4 Prices from 4 Stores | $179.99-$295.49
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2 Prices from 2 Stores | $227.99-$354.99

Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 2.51MP 2.51MP
Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  MOS  MOS
Effective Megapixels (image) 2.2MP
BEST
1.67MP
Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.2MP 2.2MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom 38x 50x
BEST
Digital Zoom 2,500x 500x
BEST
Image Stabilizer Type  Hybrid  Hybrid
BEST
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 1,646mm 1,740mm
BEST
Minimum Aperture Number 1.8 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 32.3mm 28mm
BEST
Maximum Aperture Number 4.2 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Focal Length Range (f-F)

Storage

Memory Slots 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC
Camcorder Media Type  Memory card  Memory card
Camera File System  Exif 2.2  DCF  Exif  Exif 2.2  DCF  Exif

Focusing

Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual

White Balance

White Balance  Auto  Cloudy  Sunny  Indoor  Auto  Cloudy  Sunny  Indoor

Shutter

Shutter Speed (video) Unknown - Click to provide data
Shutter Speed (photo) Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera Shutter Speed
Camera Shutter Type  Electronic  Electronic

Display

Display Diagonal 2.7" 2.7"
Display Resolution (numeric) 230,400 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Display  LCD  LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type  Not available  Not available

Camera

Camcorder Type  handheld  handheld
Minimum Illumination 4lx 1lx
BEST
On Screen Display (OSD) Languages  CZE  NOR  ENG  FRE  DEU  ITA  POL  ESP  SWE  TUR  DUT  CZE  NOR  ENG  FRE  DEU  ITA  POL  ESP  SWE  TUR  DUT

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution 17 Mbit/s Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Video Modes  1080p  720p  480p  1080p  720p  480p
Video Formats Supported  AVC  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  AVC  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD
Video Resolutions  1920 x 1080  960 x 540  640 x 360  1280 x 720  640 x 480  1920 x 1080  960 x 540  640 x 360  1280 x 720  640 x 480
Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080

Still Image

Image Formats Supported  JPG  JPG
Still Image Resolution  3968 x 2232  1920 x 1080  4224 x 2376  3408 x 2272  1728 x 1152  640 x 480  3968 x 2232  1920 x 1080  4224 x 2376  3408 x 2272  1728 x 1152  640 x 480
BEST
Maximum Image Resolution  3968 x 2232  4224 x 2376  3968 x 2232  4224 x 2376
BEST

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  MP4  AAC++
BEST
 MP4  AAC++
Audio System  Dolby Digital  Dolby Digital

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port 1 1
Mini HDMI Port 1 1

Battery

Battery Life (max) Unknown - Click to provide data 1.25h
Battery Voltage 3.6V 3.6V
Battery Capacity 970mAh
BEST
1,940mAh
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 181g
BEST
211g
Height 60mm 59mm
Depth 114mm 116mm
Width 53mm 53mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  AV  HDMI  USB  AV  HDMI
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