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Panasonic AGAC130A Camcorder

$2,995.00
2.2MP 1/3 2.4kg Jan 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Panasonic has excellent video camera reviews
Fairly large display diagonal
Full HD
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Reviews

Panasonic Has Excellent Video Camera Reviews

Based on 339 user and expert reviews, Panasonic has excellent reviews for its camcorders. Panasonic also has excellent reviews specifically within its small total megapixels camcorders range compared to other manufacturers. 78% of those that bought a Panasonic video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Display

Fairly Large Display Diagonal

With a display diagonal of 3.45 inches, the Panasonic AG-AC130A has one of the larger display diagonals amongst small total megapixels camcorders of this age. The display diagonals of video cameras of a comparable age and type to this camcorder range from 0.24" to 3.5".

If you are looking for a larger display diagonal then you might also want to look at the Canon HF G40 (3.5").

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Video

Full HD

Full HD

The AG-AC130A is Full HD, as are most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been around for a comparable time to this camcorder.

We think you might also be interested in some of the other Full HD camcorders currently available including the Canon Legria HF G25 which has better reviews.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This video camera supports a video resolutions of 1280 x 720|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently supported video resolutions on camcorders of this spec and age.

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Lens System

Has an Image Stabilizer

The AG-AC130A has an image stabilizer. Most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been available for more than a year also have an image stabilizer.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

The AG-AC130A has one of the smaller digital zooms (only 10 times zoom factor) amongst small total megapixels camcorders of this age. The digital zooms of camcorders of this spec and age range from 1.5x to 3,000x.

If you are looking for a bigger digital zoom then you might also want to consider the Sony HDR-CX450 ($393.40) (350x) which is also higher rated.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 22 times zoom factor, the AG-AC130A has a relatively standard optical zoom compared to most of the other video cameras of this age and spec.

If you want a bigger optical zoom then you might want to consider the Sony HDR-CX450 ($393.40) (30x) which also has a higher rating.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The AG-AC130A supports HDMI, as do most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that are a similar age to this camcorder.

We compared all the other camcorders which support HDMI to this video camera and we think the Canon Legria HF G25 which has better reviews is also worth considering.

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Has a DV Port

The Panasonic AG-AC130A has a DV port, as do most of the other video cameras that have been available for more than a year.

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Has an XLR in

The AG-AC130A has an XLR in, as do most of the other video cameras of this age and spec.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The AG-AC130A has a headphone outputs. Most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that were released around the same time as this camcorder also have a headphone outputs.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The AG-AC130A has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other video cameras of this age and spec.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Panasonic AG-AC130A has a built-in microphone. Most of the other comparable spec video cameras that were released more than a year ago also have a built-in microphone.

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Packaging Content

Has an AC Adapter Included

The Panasonic AG-AC130A has an AC adapter included. Most of the other camcorders of this spec and age also have an AC adapter included.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The Panasonic AG-AC130A has a handheld remote control. Most of the other similar spec camcorders that have been around for a comparable time to this video camera also have a handheld remote control.

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Other Features

Features USB Connectivity

The AG-AC130A features USB connectivity. Most of the other similar spec video cameras that came out around the same time as this video camera also feature USB connectivity.

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Viewfinder

Very Large Viewfinder Screen Size

The AG-AC130A has one of the largest viewfinder screen sizes (0.45 inches) amongst video cameras of this age. The average viewfinder screen size of video cameras of a comparable spec and age to this camcorder is 0.31".

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Flash

Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The AG-AC130A does not have a built-in flash, although this is within the context that most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that were launched more than a year ago also do not have a built-in flash.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Heavy

Video cameras of a comparable type and age to this video camera have weights of between 55g and 2.4kg, and the average weight is 460g. The Panasonic AG-AC130A is very heavy (2.4 kilograms) compared to most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that were released one year ago.

Camcorders with a heavier weight that might be worth considering include the XA30 ($1,599.99) (765g), the XA35 ($2,019.99) (770g), or the XF205 ($3,049.99) (1.6kg) all from Canon.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was April 2017 when this video camera was released.


Image Sensor

1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1/3" optical sensor size, which is the most commonly found optical sensor size on video cameras that have been around for a similar time to it.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic agac130apj, panasonic agac130p
Barcodes 00885170050723, 00885170095786, 00885170095793

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Canon XA35 vs Panasonic AG-AC130A

Canon XA35 vs Panasonic AG-AC130A
Canon XA35 Panasonic AG-AC130A
$ 2,019.99 $2,995.00
$975 Cheaper
1.6kg Lighter
Four Times Smaller Minimum Illumination
Smaller
88% Smaller Viewfinder Screen Size
Half As Good Image Stabiliser Type

Canon XA30 vs Panasonic AG-AC130A

Canon XA30 vs Panasonic AG-AC130A
Canon XA30 Panasonic AG-AC130A
$ 1,599.99 $2,995.00
$1,395 Cheaper
1.6kg Lighter
Four Times Smaller Minimum Illumination
Smaller
8x Lower Viewfinder Resolution
88% Smaller Viewfinder Screen Size

Canon XF205 vs Panasonic AG-AC130A

Canon XF205 vs Panasonic AG-AC130A
Canon XF205 Panasonic AG-AC130A
$ 3,049.99 $2,995.00
Lighter
0.89MP Bigger Sensor Size
309,000 Pixels Higher Display Resolution
25% Smaller
$55 More Expensive
67% Smaller Digital Zoom
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