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Panasonic HC-WX970 vs Sony PXW-X70

Panasonic HC-WX970 vs Sony PXW-X70

Panasonic HC-WX970

56

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A fairly highly rated 18.91 megapixel 1 camcorder with good features
77
2 Reviews
47
Average
63
Good Features
26
Overall Score
56
Average
18.91MP 1/2.3" Yes 360g Sep 2015
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Sony PXW-X70

43

Overall Score

Sony PXW-X70

$2,059.00
Our Verdict:
A best selling and poor value for money 14.2 megapixel 1 video camera
27
Poor
58
Average Features
17
Overall Score
43
Mediocre
14.2MP 1" Yes 900g Aug 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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7 Prices from 5 Stores | $2,059.00-$2,679.18

Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating
No reviews found
Average User Rating

Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 18.91MP
BEST
14.2MP
Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  MOS  MOS
Effective Megapixels (image) 8.29MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Effective Megapixels (movie) 8.29MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom 20x
BEST
12x
Digital Zoom 60x Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture Number Unknown - Click to provide data 2.8
Maximum Aperture Number Unknown - Click to provide data 4.5
Filter Size 49mm 62mm
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F)

Storage

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  MS PRO  MS PRO Duo  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  MS PRO  MS PRO Duo
Camcorder Media Type  Memory card  Memory card

White Balance

White Balance  Auto  Cloudy  Sunny  Indoor  Auto  Cloudy  Sunny  Indoor

Shutter

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

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3.5"
BEST
Display Resolution (numeric) 460,800 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Display  LCD  LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size Unknown - Click to provide data 0.39"
Viewfinder Type  Electronic  Electronic

Camera

Camcorder Type  handheld  handheld
Minimum Illumination Unknown - Click to provide data 1.7lx

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Supported Video Modes  2160p  1080i  1080p  720p  540p
BEST
 2160p  1080i  1080p  720p  540p
Video Formats Supported  AVC  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  AVC  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD
Video Resolutions  3840 x 2160  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  960 x 540  720 x 576  720 x 480
BEST
 3840 x 2160  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  960 x 540  720 x 576  720 x 480
Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate 50fps 59.94fps
BEST

Still Image

Image Formats Supported  JPG
BEST
 JPG
Still Image Resolution  5472 x 3648  3984 x 2656  1920 x 1080  1728 x 1152  640 x 480
BEST
 5472 x 3648  3984 x 2656  1920 x 1080  1728 x 1152  640 x 480

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  LPCM  PCM  LPCM  PCM
BEST
PCM Digital Audio  1  1
Audio System  Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1
BEST
 Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Voltage 3.6V Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Capacity 1,940mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
Battery Supported Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Operational Conditions

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

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 360g
BEST
900g
Height 73mm 103.5mm
Depth 139mm 274.3mm
Width 65mm 120.7mm
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