The Sony FDR-X1000 supports a higher video resolution than most video cameras that were launched more than two years ago. This Sony video camera supports a 3840 x 2160 pixels video resolution, whereas most video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as it support a 1280 x 720 pixels video resolution. In addition, this video camera supports a video resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.
This camcorder's video resolution (3840 x 2160 pixels) is actually the best supported video resolution across all camcorders of this age and spec.
Across similar types of camcorder the worst supported video resolution is 720 x 480 pixels.