The HC-VX980 supports a 3840 x 2160 pixels video resolutions which is higher than most video cameras of a similar age and type to it. Most big total megapixels video cameras that are a similar age to it support a 1280 x 720 pixels video resolutions. This video camera also support a video resolutions of 640 x 480 pixels and 1920 x 1080 pixels.
A 3840 x 2160 pixels video resolutions is actually the best supported video resolution amongst all camcorders that have been on the market for more than a year.
Amongst similar types of video camera the worst supported video resolution is 640 x 480 pixels.