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Panasonic HC-W580 vs Sony HDR-CX625B

Panasonic HC-W580 vs Sony HDR-CX625B

Panasonic HC-W580

60

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A 2 year old 2.51 megapixel 1 camcorder with good features
55
Average
60
Good Features
73
19 Months Old
Overall Score
60
Good
2.51MP 1" Yes 264g Jan 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Sony HDR-CX625B

80

Overall Score

Sony HDR-CX625B

£374.97
Our Verdict:
A fully featured and 1 year old 2.29 megapixel 1 video camera
69
Good
86
Fully-Featured
78
19 Months Old
Overall Score
80
Excellent
2.29MP 1" Yes 360g Jan 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 2.51MP
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2.29MP
Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  MOS  MOS
Effective Megapixels (image) 1.67MP 2.29MP
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Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.2MP
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2.29MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom 50x
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30x
Digital Zoom 3,000x 350x
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Image Stabilizer Type  Optical  Optical
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Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 103mm 984mm
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Minimum Aperture Number Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 28mm 26.8mm
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Maximum Aperture Number Unknown - Click to provide data 4
Filter Size Unknown - Click to provide data 46mm
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Focal Length Range (f-F)

Storage

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  MS Micro (M2)  MicroSD (Transflash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD  SDXC  SDHC  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  MS Micro (M2)  MicroSD (Transflash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD
Camcorder Media Type  Memory card  Memory card
Camera File System  Exif 2.3  DCF  MPF  Exif  Exif 2.3  DCF  MPF  Exif

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance Unknown - Click to provide data 0.01m
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual

Light Exposure

Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
Light Metering  Spot  Spot
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White Balance

White Balance  Auto  Outdoor  Indoor  Auto  Outdoor  Indoor

Flash

Flash Modes  Auto  Flash on  Flash off  Pre-flash  Auto  Flash on  Flash off  Pre-flash
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Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 3" 3"
Display Resolution (numeric) Unknown - Click to provide data 460,800 pixels
Display  LCD  LCD

Camera

Camcorder Type  handheld  handheld
Shooting Modes  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
Image Processor  BIONZ X  BIONZ X
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Minimum Illumination 1lx
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3lx
Self-Timer Delay Unknown - Click to provide data
Camera Playback  Highlights  Slide show  Highlights  Slide show
Image Quality Adjustment  Brightness  Brightness

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution Unknown - Click to provide data 50 Mbit/s
Capture Modes  FH  FH
Supported Video Modes  1080p  720p  1080p  720p
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Video Formats Supported  AVC  MP4  AVCHD  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVC  MP4  AVCHD  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264
Video Resolutions  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  1440 x 1080  1920 x 1080  1280 x 720  1440 x 1080
Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate Unknown - Click to provide data 60fps
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL
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Still Image

Still Image Resolution  4224 x 2376  3408 x 2272  1920 x 1080  1728 x 1152  640 x 480
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 4224 x 2376  3408 x 2272  1920 x 1080  1728 x 1152  640 x 480
Maximum Image Resolution  4224 x 2376  4032 x 2272
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 4224 x 2376  4032 x 2272

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  MP4  LC-AAC  AAC++  MP4  LC-AAC  AAC++
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Audio System  Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1  Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1
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Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Mini HDMI Port 1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Micro-USB 2.0 Ports Quantity Unknown - Click to provide data 1

Battery

Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data 6.8V
Battery Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 980mAh
Battery Technology  Lithium  Lithium
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Weight & Dimensions

Weight 264g
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360g
Height 62mm 66mm
Depth 129mm 130.5mm
Width 60mm 57.5mm

Packaging Content

Cables Included  USB  HDMI  Micro-USB  micro usb  USB  HDMI  Micro-USB  micro usb
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Technical Details

Flash Exposure Compensation Unknown - Click to provide data
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