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Panasonic HCWX970K Camcorder

$999.95
$952.99 $46.96 cheaper than 70 days ago
18.91MP 1/2 360g Sep 2015
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Average expert reviews
Has an image stabilizer
Supports HDMI
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Reviews

Average Expert Reviews

This video camera received an expert rating of 79 out of 100 from techzilla.it.

Excellent Brand

We checked 339 owner and expert reviews (including 85 verified purchases) for Panasonic video cameras and found that on average Panasonic has excellent reviews compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Panasonic has excellent reviews specifically for its big total megapixels video cameras. 89% of those that bought a Panasonic camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Lens System

Has an Image Stabilizer

The HC-WX970 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that are a comparable age to this camcorder.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 20 times zoom factor, the Panasonic HC-WX970 has a pretty typical optical zoom compared to most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that came out more than a year ago.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 60 times zoom factor, the HC-WX970 has a relatively average digital zoom compared to most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that have been around for a similar time to this camcorder.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The Panasonic HC-WX970 supports HDMI, as do most of the other camcorders that are a similar age to this camcorder.

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Has a Microphone in

The Panasonic HC-WX970 has a microphone in. Most of the other camcorders of this spec and age also have a microphone in.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The HC-WX970 has a headphone outputs, as do most of the other camcorders of this age and spec.

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Video

Full HD

Full HD

The HC-WX970 is Full HD. Most of the other video cameras of this age and spec also are Full HD.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The Panasonic HC-WX970 supports a 3840 x 2160 pixels video resolutions which is higher than most video cameras of a comparable age and spec to it. Most big total megapixels video cameras that have been around for around the same time as it support a 1280 x 720 pixels video resolutions. This video camera also support a video resolutions of 1920 x 1080 pixels and 960 x 540 pixels.

This camcorder's video resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels) is in fact the best supported video resolution amongst all similar spec camcorders that have been available for more than a year.

Amongst similar types of camcorder the worst supported video resolution is 640 x 480 pixels.

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White Balance

Features Indoor White Balance

The Panasonic HC-WX970 features indoor white balance, as do most of the other camcorders of a comparable spec and age to this camcorder.

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Camera

Supports On Screen Display (OSD)

The HC-WX970 supports On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other video cameras that were released around the same time as this camcorder also support On Screen Display (OSD).

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Networking

Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The HC-WX970 supports near Field Communication (NFC), as do most of the other camcorders that came out more than a year ago.

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Features Wi-Fi

The HC-WX970 features wi-Fi. Most of the other camcorders of this age and type also feature wi-Fi.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The HC-WX970 has a built-in speaker(s), as do most of the other camcorders of this type and age.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Panasonic HC-WX970 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other camcorders of a comparable age and type to this video camera also have a built-in microphone.

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Packaging Content

Has an AC Adapter Included

The HC-WX970 has an AC adapter included. Most of the other similar spec video cameras that have been available for around the same time as this camcorder also have an AC adapter included.

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Display

Has a Touchscreen

The HC-WX970 has a touchscreen. Most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that are a comparable age to this camcorder also have a touchscreen.

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Average Display Diagonal

At 3 inches, the HC-WX970 has a pretty standard display diagonal compared to most of the other similar spec video cameras that are a comparable age to this video camera.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was April 2017 when this video camera was released.


Weight & Dimensions

Average Weight

With a weight of 360 grams, the Panasonic HC-WX970 has a relatively typical weight compared to most of the other video cameras of this age and spec.

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Image Sensor

1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1/2.3" optical sensor size, which is typical of many video cameras of a comparable spec and age to it.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic hcwx970ebk, panasonic p636952k, leica hcwx970ebk, panasonic 30p25p
Barcodes 00635131601095, 00885170229327, 05025232808144, 05025232808168, 05025232808182

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