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Panasonic AGHPX500PJ

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Panasonic AGHPX500PJ

$10,835.00
Panasonic AG-HPX500
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A good spec but only moderate value for money 16x optical zoom 1280 x 720 pixels resolution camcorder
16x 1280 X 720 Pixels 2" 3.8kg Jul 2013
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Panasonic AG-HPX500 Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Panasonic AG-HPX500 number 208 across all camcorders.
56
Value for Money
Average
77
Features
Good Features
68
Overall Score
Good

Why Has it Scored 68?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Larger than average optical sensor size
Has an interchangeable lens
Outstanding cost-to-performance and superb 2/3 type quality - a p2hd camera recorder for video professionals - chromatic aberration compensation (cac) function
APT (advanced progressive technology)
Standard 2/3 type interchangeable lens mount system
50 hz/60 hz selector
SD (480i/576i) recording in DVCPRO 50, DVCPRO or DV multi-codec
Heavier than average
Only 1280 x 720 pixels resolution

Panasonic AG-HPX500 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $10,835.00 it is in the most expensive 1% of video cameras.

Features

Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The AG-HPX500's optical sensor size of 0.667" is larger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 90% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Video cameras have optical sensor sizes of between 0.12" and 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37".

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Heavier Than Average

The AG-HPX500's weight of 3.8kg is in the heaviest 2% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. Camcorders have weights of between 50g and 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g.

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Average Optical Zoom

The AG-HPX500's optical zoom of 16x is pretty standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 49% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Only 1280 X 720 Pixels Resolution

The Panasonic AG-HPX500 has a maximum maximum video resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels. That's 56% lower maximum video resolution than a 1920 x 1080 pixels camcorder, which is the most frequently found resolution. The worst resolution of all video cameras is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 6528 x 3672 pixels.

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Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Panasonic AG-HPX500 does not have an image stabilizer, unlike 69% of camcorders which have an image stabilizer.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The Panasonic AG-HPX500 has an interchangeable lens. 93% of video cameras do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Full HD

The AG-HPX500 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic bts aghpx500pj, panasonic aghpx500pj

Barcodes:

0007.91871E+11, 00791871302965, 05025232426294, 05025232551002

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