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Panasonic HDCZ10000E

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Panasonic HDCZ10000E

$5,716.24
Panasonic HDC-Z10000E
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A good spec but only average value for money 12x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder
12x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 9.15MP 1" Jan 2012
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Panasonic HDC-Z10000E Review

With very good features, we have ranked the Panasonic HDC-Z10000E number 185 across all camcorders.
61
Value for Money
Good
79
Features
Good Features
71
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 71?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest camcorders 2018.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
Has an image stabilizer
Recording professional-quality 2d and 3d images
3D macro shooting close-ups to 45cm
Manual functions for adjusting images exactly as desired
Audio system with XLR inputs and linear PCM audio compatibility
Professional-Quality in compact size / lightweight body
Heavier than average
Does not support PictBridge

Panasonic HDC-Z10000E In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $5,716.24 it is in the most expensive 4% of video cameras.

Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of camcorders range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The Panasonic HDC-Z10000E's total megapixels of 9.15MP is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 65% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many camcorders.

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Heavier Than Average

The lightest camcorder is 50g , the heaviest is 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The HDC-Z10000E's weight of 1.6kg is heavier than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 11% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the HDC-Z10000E of 0.244" is fairly standard compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 61% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the HDC-Z10000E of 12x is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 45% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Panasonic HDC-Z10000E has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of camcorders is 1.3", the largest is 9", and the average display diagonal is 3". The display diagonal of the Panasonic HDC-Z10000E of 3.48" is larger than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is larger than 78% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the HDC-Z10000E of 120x is fairly standard compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 41% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Still Image Resolution

This video camera supports a still image resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080, which is typical of many camcorders.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Panasonic HDC-Z10000E supports HDMI, as do 70% of camcorders.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

Like most other camcorders, the Panasonic HDC-Z10000E does not support PictBridge. 97% of camcorders do not support PictBridge.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Camcorders have maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 58mm and 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 930mm. The Panasonic HDC-Z10000E's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 372mm is shorter than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is shorter than 78% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Minimum Aperture Number

Video cameras have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.1 and 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.3. The HDC-Z10000E's minimum aperture number of only 1.5 is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is lower than 92% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Effective Megapixels (movie)

Camcorders have effective megapixels (movie) of between 0.41MP and 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.7MP. The HDC-Z10000E's effective megapixels (movie) of 6.57MP is higher than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is higher than 70% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Low Maximum Aperture Number

The maximum aperture number of the HDC-Z10000E of only 2.8 is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 12% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The average maximum aperture number of all video cameras is 5, with the lowest being 1.6 and the highest being 38.

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Higher Than Average Effective Megapixels (image)

The HDC-Z10000E's effective megapixels (image) of 7.08MP is in the highest 33% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Camcorders have effective megapixels (image) of between 0.46MP and 25MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 5.6MP.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The HDC-Z10000E has a built-in microphone. 54% of camcorders also have a built-in microphone.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The HDC-Z10000E has a handheld remote control. 92% of camcorders do not have a handheld remote control.

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3D

The HDC-Z10000E is 3D, unlike 96% of video cameras which are not 3D.

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Larger Than Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The smallest maximum memory card size of camcorders is 2GB, the largest is 260GB, and the average maximum memory card size is 64GB. The Panasonic HDC-Z10000E's maximum memory card size of 64GB is larger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 34% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic hdcz10000e

Barcodes:

05025232653232, 05025232672912, 05053731786472

Panasonic HDCZ10000E

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