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Panasonic HC-VXF990

72

Overall Score

Panasonic HC-VXF990

Panasonic HC-VXF990
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A good spec and top-rated 20x optical zoom 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution video camera
20x 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 18.91MP 1" Jan 2016
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Panasonic HC-VXF990 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Panasonic HC-VXF990 number 271 across all camcorders.
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Reviews
3 Reviews
78
Features
Good Features
72
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has good user reviews with an average user rating of 80%.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer camcorders with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This Panasonic camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
3840 x 2160 pixels resolution
Heavier than average

Panasonic HC-VXF990 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of the HC-VXF990 of 18.9MP is bigger than 94% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Camcorders have total megapixels of between 0.3MP and 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP.

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Heavier Than Average

The weights of camcorders range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The weight of the HC-VXF990 of 396g is heavier than 71% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the HC-VXF990 of 20x is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 42% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The HC-VXF990 has a maximum maximum video resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 pixels video camera, which is the most frequently found resolution. This video camera also has a max video resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Across all camcorders the worst resolution is 320 x 240 pixels and the best is 6528 x 3672 pixels.

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Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

Camcorders have optical sensor sizes of between 0.12" and 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37". The optical sensor size of the HC-VXF990 of 0.435" is larger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 76% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The HC-VXF990 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the HC-VXF990 of 250x is pretty standard compared to most other video cameras. It is bigger than 38% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The HC-VXF990 supports HDMI, as do 70% of camcorders.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Panasonic HC-VXF990's display diagonal of 3" is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 48% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Effective Megapixels (movie)

The HC-VXF990's effective megapixels (movie) of 8.29MP is higher than 75% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The average effective megapixels (movie) of all camcorders is 4.7MP, with the lowest being 0.41MP and the highest being 17MP.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The HC-VXF990 has a vari-angle LCD display. 91% of camcorders do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The Panasonic HC-VXF990 has an interchangeable lens. 93% of camcorders do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Has a Built-In Flash

The HC-VXF990 has a built-in flash, which is unusual. 86% of camcorders do not have a built-in flash.

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Full HD

Full HD

The HC-VXF990 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Features Wi-Fi

The HC-VXF990 features wi-Fi, which is unusual. 76% of video cameras do not feature wi-Fi.

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Higher Than Average Effective Megapixels (image)

The lowest effective megapixels (image) of camcorders is 0.46MP, the highest is 25MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 5.6MP. The HC-VXF990's effective megapixels (image) of 7MP is higher than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the highest 34% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The HC-VXF990 has a built-in microphone. 54% of camcorders also have a built-in microphone.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

hcvxf990ebk hcvxf990ebk, panasonic manufacurer, panasonic hcvxf990ebk, panasonic n158165w, canon hcvxf990ebk, leica hcvxf990ebk, panasonic 77c47

Barcodes:

00635131601088, 05025232837113, 05025232837151

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