Panasonic HC-V770 vs Panasonic HC-W850

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Panasonic HC-V770
Panasonic HC-W850

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Reasons For

11 Reasons For
14% higher megapixel count Edit
The Panasonic HC-V770 has a megapixel count of 6.03MP, however the Panasonic HC-W850 is only a 5.21MP camcorder (0.82MP lower).
Higher maximum aperture value Edit
The Panasonic HC-V770 is a 3.6 maximum aperture value camcorder. That's 3.6 higher than the Panasonic HC-W850 (unknown).
72 Mbit/s bigger bitrate at maximum video resolution Edit
The Panasonic HC-V770 is a 72 Mbit/s maximum video resolution bitrate camcorder. That's 72 Mbit/s bigger than the Panasonic HC-W850 (unknown Mbit/s).
Vastly higher video capturing speed Edit
The Panasonic HC-V770 is a 50fps video capturing speed camcorder. That's 50fps higher than the Panasonic HC-W850 (unknownfps).
50fps faster maximum frame rate Edit
The Panasonic HC-V770 has a maximum frame rate of 50fps, whereas the Panasonic HC-W850 is only a unknownfps camcorder (50fps slower).
Longer battery life Edit
The Panasonic HC-V770 has a battery life of 1h, but the Panasonic HC-W850 is only a unknownh battery life camcorder (1h shorter). Read more

Battery life is the time the camcorder can record video.

A longer battery life allows you to record video for longer before recharging the camcorder or changing the battery.

1h longer video recording time Edit
The Panasonic HC-V770 is a 1h video recording time camcorder. That's 1h longer than the Panasonic HC-W850 (unknownh).
7g lighter Edit
The Panasonic HC-V770 has a weight of 353g, however the Panasonic HC-W850 is a 360g weight camcorder (7g heavier). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

Cheaper by £171
The Panasonic HC-V770 costs £170.99 less than the Panasonic HC-W850.
38 shops are selling it
A greater number of sellers increases the chances of the product remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder.
Better expert reviews
Based on 1 review, the average expert review score of the Panasonic HC-V770 is 90%, however the average rating of the Panasonic HC-W850 is 85% (based on 1 review).
2 Reasons For
Built-in flash Edit
The Panasonic HC-W850 has a built-in flash, however the Panasonic HC-V770 does not have a built-in flash.
A little better user reviews
Based on 6 reviews, the average user review score of the Panasonic HC-W850 is 90%, however the average rating of the Panasonic HC-V770 is 89% (based on 14 reviews).

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Does not have a built-in flash Edit
The Panasonic HC-V770 does not have a built-in flash, but the Panasonic HC-W850 has a built-in flash.
User review Rating is marginally Worse
The Panasonic HC-V770's average user score is 89%, however the Panasonic HC-W850's is 90% (based on 6 reviews).
6 Reasons Against
16% lower megapixel count Edit
The Panasonic HC-W850 has a megapixel count of 5.21MP, however the Panasonic HC-V770 is a 6.03MP camcorder (0.82MP higher).
7g heavier Edit
The Panasonic HC-W850 has a weight of 360g, however the Panasonic HC-V770 is a 353g weight camcorder (7g lighter). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

More expensive by £171
The Panasonic HC-W850 is £170.99 more expensive than the Panasonic HC-V770.
Less retailers
The Panasonic HC-W850 is only stocked by 1 seller, whereas the Panasonic HC-V770 is stocked by 39 sellers. Read more
Fewer numbers of sellers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for the product and also reduces the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock.
Older by ten months
The Panasonic HC-W850 is ten months older than the Panasonic HC-V770.
Expert review Rating is Worse
The Panasonic HC-W850's average expert score is 85%, however the Panasonic HC-V770's is 90% (based on 1 review).

Awards

1 Award
Trusted Reviews: Recommended
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Average Expert Rating

Average User Rating

Date Released

23 months Ago 33 months Ago

Image Sensor

Sensor Size
12.76MP 12.76MP
Optical Sensor Size
 1/2
 1/2
Sensor Type
 MOS
 MOS
Megapixel Count
6.03MP
BEST
5.21MP
Movie Megapixel Count
6.03MP 6.03MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom
20x 20x
Digital Zoom
1,500x 1,500x
Image Stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
 Image stabiliser
Image Stabiliser
 Hybrid
 Hybrid
Minimum Aperture
1.8 1.8
Maximum Aperture Value
3.6 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size
49mm 49mm
Focal Length
29.5 - 612 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
4.08 - 81.6 4.08 - 81.6

Storage

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
Storage Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card
File System
 Exif 2.2
 DCF
 Exif
 Exif 2.2
 DCF
 Exif

Focusing

Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual

White Balance

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Cloudy
 Sunny
 Indoor
 Auto
 Cloudy
 Sunny
 Indoor

Flash

Built-In Flash
 Built-in flash
 Built-in flash
BEST
Built-In Light
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in light
Shoe Mounting Point
 Shoe mounting point
 Shoe mounting point
Shoe Mounting Point Type
 Cold
 Cold

Shutter

Video Shutter Speed
1/25 - 1/8000 0.000125 - 0.04
Photo Shutter Speed
1/2 - 1/2000 0.0005 - 0.5
Shutter Speed
1/2 - 1/8000 0.000125 - 0.04

Display

Screen Size
3" 3"
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
Touch Sensitive Screen
 Touch sensitive screen
Unknown - Click to provide data
Display Resolution
460,800 pixels 460,800 pixels
Display
 LCD
 LCD

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
 handheld
3D Compatible
 3D compatible
 3D compatible
On Screen Display
 On screen display
 On screen display
Minimum Illumination
1lx Unknown - Click to provide data
On Screen Display Language
 ARA
 THA
 ENG
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 PER
 ARA
 THA
 ENG
 CHI (TR)
 CHI (SIMPL)
 PER
Progressive Scan
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Progressive scan

Design

LED Indicator
Unknown - Click to provide data
 LED indicator
Colour
 Black
 Black

Video

Full HD
 Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution
72 Mbit/s Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Capturing Speed
50fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 540p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
 540p
Video Format
 MP4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MP4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 960 x 540
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 960 x 540
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
HD-Ready
 HD-Ready
Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Frame Rate
50fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 PAL
 NTSC
 PAL
 NTSC
BEST

Still Image

Image Format
 JPG
 JPG
Still Image Resolution
 5472 x 3648
 4896 x 3672
 3984 x 2656
 3264 x 2448
 1920 x 1080
 1728 x 1152
 640 x 480
BEST
 5472 x 3648
 4896 x 3672
 3984 x 2656
 3264 x 2448
 1920 x 1080
 1728 x 1152
 640 x 480
Maximum Image Resolution
 6528 x 3672
 6528 x 3672

Audio

Audio Format
 AAC++
 MP4
 AAC++
 MP4
BEST
Built-In Speaker
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in speaker
Built-In Microphone
 Built-in microphone
 Built-in microphone
Audio System
 Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1
BEST
 Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1

Ports & Interfaces

HDMI Port
 HDMI port
 HDMI port
DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
Composite Video Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Composite video out port
USB 2.0 Port
1 1
Microphone in Port
 Microphone in port
 Microphone in port
Headphone Out Port
 Headphone out port
 Headphone out port
Component Video Out Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
S-Video Out Port
 S-Video out port
 S-Video out port
PictBridge
Unknown - Click to provide data
 PictBridge

Networking

WiFi
 WiFi
 WiFi
Ethernet LAN Connection
 Ethernet LAN connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
Near Field Communication
 Near field communication
 Near field communication
Bluetooth
 Bluetooth
Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Battery Life
1h Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Recording Time
1h Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Voltage
3.6V 3.6V
Battery Capacity
1,940mAh 1,940mAh

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
353g
BEST
360g
Height
73mm 73mm
Depth
139mm 139mm
Width
65mm 65mm

Packaging Content

Included Battery
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Included battery
Bundled Software
HD Writer AE 5.2 HD Writer AE 5.1
Cable Included
 USB
 HDMI
 DC
 USB
 HDMI
 DC
AC Adapter Included
 AC adapter included
 AC adapter included

Projector

Built-In Projector
 Built-in projector
Unknown - Click to provide data
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