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Panasonic HX-WA10

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Panasonic HX-WA10

Panasonic HX-WA10
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A classic and good spec 5x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder
5x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 16.8MP 1" Sep 2011
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Panasonic HX-WA10 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Panasonic HX-WA10 number 357 across all camcorders.
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Why Has it Scored 69?

It has average expert reviews with an average expert rating of 70%.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest camcorders 2018.
It has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
Larger than average optical sensor size
the hx-wa10 underwater as deep as 3 meters for up to 60 minutes, and get some great photos or videos in a pool or the ocean. swim along with tropical fish, capture shots of a beautiful coral reef, or get action footage of a friend snorkeling. waterproofing also means you can shoot in the rain or snow with no worries. *iec60529 ipx8 (this does not guarantee no destruction, no malfunction, or waterproofing in all conditio
with its light weight and slim design, the hx-wa10 renders images in breathtaking, full-hd (1920x1080px) beauty. BSI (backside illumination) sensor technology has improved the sensitivity of the CMOS sensor, making it possible to shoot images with high-resolution full-hd quality even in dimly lit ar
HX-WA10 shoots 16-megapixel high-resolution still pictures. depending on the situation, you can flexibly shoot either high-quality photos or videos by using only the thumb to press the desired button, without having to change modes.. you can also capture 2-megapixel still images while recording a video by simply pressing the still butt
Ies depending on the video mode used for shoot
Ddition to an optical 5x zoom, the new high-quality image engine of the hx-wa10 lets you shoot videos with a maximum 12x advanced zoom with no image quality degradation.* you get a flexible shooting range, from wide-angle to dynamic zoom
Y for video recording at 30p. when shooting photos, the maximum zoom is
both phtos & videos, ia (intelligent auto functions) makes it easy for you to capture beautiful images. intelligent scene selector analyzes shooting situation and automatically switches the camera to the suitable scene mode. face detection automatically senses the ambient lighting and adjusts the exposure accordingly, so faces are bright and easy to see, and E.I.S. (electrical image stabilizer) helps to correct hand-shake blurring. *the functions included in ia may not be applied when conditions do not call for t
Very small optical zoom
Only 1280 x 720 still image resolution

Panasonic HX-WA10 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The HX-WA10's total megapixels of 16.8MP is in the biggest 9% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The total megapixels of video cameras range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP.

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Average Weight

The HX-WA10's weight of 231g is pretty standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 40% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The Panasonic HX-WA10's optical sensor size of 0.435" is in the largest 20% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The optical sensor sizes of camcorders range from 0.12" to 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37".

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This camcorder has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on camcorders.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The HX-WA10's optical zoom of only 5x is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 72% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. The average optical zoom of all camcorders is 19x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 70x.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The HX-WA10 has an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Only 1280 X 720 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the HX-WA10 is 1280 x 720. That's 56% lower still image resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080. Across all camcorders the resolution ranges from 640 x 360 (worst) to 4912 x 3680 (best).

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Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the HX-WA10 of 120x is pretty typical compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 57% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Smaller Than Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the HX-WA10 of only 2.6" is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 12% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Camcorders have display diagonals of between 1.3" and 9", and the average display diagonal is 3".

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The HX-WA10 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Lower Than Average Effective Megapixels (movie)

Across all the camcorders the effective megapixels (movie) range from 0.41MP to 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.7MP. The Panasonic HX-WA10's effective megapixels (movie) of only 1.19MP is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is lower than 95% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Panasonic HX-WA10 has a built-in microphone. 54% of camcorders also have a built-in microphone.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The HX-WA10 does not support PictBridge. 97% of video cameras also do not support PictBridge.

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Higher Than Average Effective Megapixels (image)

The effective megapixels (image) of the HX-WA10 of 11.9MP is higher than 86% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Across all the video cameras the effective megapixels (image) range from 0.46MP to 25MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 5.6MP.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic 1920x1080, panasonic hxwa10ebd, panasonic hxwa10eba, panasonic hxwa10k

Barcodes:

00885170044791, 00885170044807, 00885170047112, 04984824910683, 05025232623723

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