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Panasonic HC-V110 Camcorder

2.51MP 1/5 181g May 2013
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Panasonic camcorders have excellent reviews
Full HD
Only 1" optical sensor size

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Panasonic Camcorders Have Excellent Reviews

Based on 338 user and expert reviews, Panasonic has excellent ratings for its video cameras. Panasonic also has excellent ratings specifically within its small total megapixels video cameras range. 78% of those that bought a Panasonic video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Released Over Four Years Ago

This small total megapixels video camera was released in May 2013.


Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The HC-V110 supports HDMI, as do most of the other camcorders of a similar age and spec to this video camera.

We compared this video camera to all the other camcorders which support HDMI and we think the Canon Vixia HF M40, and the Sony HDR-XR200 which both of have better reviews are also worth considering.

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Lens System

Average Optical Zoom

At 38 times zoom factor, the Panasonic HC-V110 has a fairly standard optical zoom compared to most of the other camcorders of a similar type and age to this camcorder.

There are a number of other 38x (optical) video cameras currently available that you might want to look at including the Panasonic HC-V500 which has better reviews.

If this Panasonic camcorder optical zoom is too small for you then you might want to look at the JVC GZ-R310 (£267.99) (40x).

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The HC-V110 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other camcorders of this age and spec also have an image stabilizer.

We think you might also be interested in some of the alternative camcorders with an image stabilizer currently available including the Vixia HF M40, or the Vixia HF R40 both from Canon which and both of have better reviews.

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Very Small Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of only 100 times zoom factor, the Panasonic HC-V110 has one of the smaller digital zooms amongst video cameras of this age. The smallest digital zoom of similar spec camcorders that have been on the market for more than two years is 1.5x and the biggest is 3,500x.

There are a number of other 100x (digital) video cameras currently available which you might want to look at including the Canon XM2 which has better reviews.

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Fairly Long Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of video cameras of a comparable spec and age to this camcorder is 1,000mm. The HC-V110 has a fairly long maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) (1,646 millimeter) compared to most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that were launched around the same time as this video camera.

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Video

Full HD

Full HD

The HC-V110 is Full HD. Most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that were released more than two years ago also are Full HD.

It may also be worth considering one of the other Full HD video cameras currently available including the Canon Vixia HF M40, or the Panasonic HDC-TM900 which both of have better reviews.

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Quite Small Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution

Across all the camcorders that were released more than two years ago the bitrate at maximum video resolutions range from 2.5 Mbit/s to 50 Mbit/s, and the average bitrate at maximum video resolution is 25 Mbit/s. The HC-V110 has one of the smaller bitrate at maximum video resolutions (only 17 megabits per second) amongst video cameras of this age.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Video Resolution

This camcorder supports a video resolutions of 640 x 360|960 x 540|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many video cameras of this type and age.

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Display

Quite Small Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of video cameras of this spec and age is 2.9". The HC-V110 has one of the smaller display diagonals (only 2.7 inches) amongst small total megapixels video cameras of this age.

If you want a larger display diagonal then you might want to look at the Sony HDR-PJ620 (3") which also has a higher rating.

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Quite High Display Resolution (numeric)

At 230,400 pixels, the Panasonic HC-V110 has a fairly high display resolution (numeric) compared to most of the other similar spec camcorders that have been available for more than two years. Across all the video cameras that are a similar age to this video camera the display resolutions (numeric) range from 23,000 pixels to 1,300,000 pixels, and the average display resolution (numeric) is 350,000 pixels.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Light

Across all the video cameras that were launched more than two years ago the weights range from 57g to 3.9kg, and the average weight is 450g. With a weight of only 181 grams, the HC-V110 is quite light compared to most of the other comparable spec video cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Image Sensor

Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1/5.8" optical sensor size, which is typical of many camcorders of this spec and age.

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Quite Low Effective Megapixels (image)

With an effective megapixels (image) of only 2.07 megapixels, the HC-V110 has one of the lower effective megapixels (image) amongst video cameras of this age. Across all the video cameras of this spec and age the effective megapixels (image) range from 1.1MP to 16MP.

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Quite Low Effective Megapixels (movie)

With an effective megapixels (movie) of only 2.07 megapixels, the HC-V110 has one of the lower effective megapixels (movie) amongst video cameras of this age. The effective megapixels (movie) of video cameras of this age and spec range from 0.41MP to 4.5MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 2MP.

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2.51 Megapixels Total Megapixels

This is a 2.51 megapixels sensor camcorder.

If you would prefer a bigger total megapixels then you might want to consider the Zoom Q4 (£199.99) (3MP) which is also higher rated.

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White Balance

Features Indoor White Balance

The HC-V110 features indoor white balance. Most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that are a similar age to this camcorder also feature indoor white balance.

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Camera

Supports On Screen Display (OSD)

The HC-V110 supports On Screen Display (OSD). Most of the other comparable spec camcorders that have been available for around the same time as this camcorder also support On Screen Display (OSD).

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Flash

Does Not Have a Built-In Light

Like most of the other camcorders of a comparable age and spec to this video camera, the Panasonic HC-V110 does not have a built-in light.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Panasonic HC-V110 does not have a built-in flash. Most of the other video cameras of this type and age also do not have a built-in flash.

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Packaging Content

Has an AC Adapter Included

The HC-V110 has an AC adapter included. Most of the other camcorders of this age and type also have an AC adapter included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Panasonic HC-V110 has a batteries included. Most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that are a comparable age to this camcorder also have a batteries included.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The HC-V110 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other small total megapixels video cameras that are a comparable age to this camcorder also have a built-in microphone.

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Still Image

3968 X 2232 Pixels Image Resolution

The highest maximum image resolution of the Panasonic HC-V110 is 3968 x 2232 pixels. That's over four times the maximum image resolution of the most common maximum image resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. The maximum image resolution of all similar spec video cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this camcorder ranges from 640 x 480 pixels to 4224 x 2376 pixels.

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1920 X 1080 Still Image Resolution

This video camera supports a still image resolution(s) of 1920 x 1080|3968 x 2232, which is typical of many camcorders of this type and age.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers panasonic hidef1080p, panasonic hcv110bdl, panasonic hcv110ebr, panasonic hcv110pr, panasonic hcv110r, panasonic hcv110k, panasonic hcv110a, panasonic 1080p, 5025232723515, HC-V110EG-K, hcv110egs
Barcodes 00616348050685, 00885170115392, 00885170115408, 05025232723515, 05025232723522, 05025232723546, 05025232723553, 05025232723577, 05025232723584, 05025232723614, 05053973579443, 05053973930619, 08594031680239

Panasonic HC-V110 Review Sources

To prepare this Panasonic HC-V110 review we compared this camcorder to 576 other models. For each camcorder that we compared, we collated thousands of pieces of information including technical specs, reviews, and prices. In total we analysed 139,287 product attributes, 24,535 camcorder reviews and 2,044,400 historical camcorder prices from 164 camcorder retailers. We then picked out the standout features of this camcorder compared to the other models as well as any areas where this camcorder is lacking.

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