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Panasonic HCV770EBK

£399.00
Panasonic HC-V770
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An award winning and high-quality 20x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, but representing only average value for money
20x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 12.76MP 1" Jan 2015
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Panasonic HC-V770 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Panasonic HC-V770 number 67 across all camcorders.
95
Reviews
15 Reviews + 1 Award
62
Value for Money
Good
92
Features
Fully-Featured
72
Age
3 Years Old
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has very good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 91% of buyers recommending this camcorder to others. This camcorder has received a "Recommended" award from Trusted Reviews. HP camcorders also have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer camcorders with better features are available. However this Panasonic camcorder has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest camcorders 2018.
The HC-V770 has some great features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
Larger than average optical sensor size
Has an image stabilizer
Bigger than average digital zoom
Optical 20x and high sensitivity
HDR (high dynamic range) movie
Wireless twin camera

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. There was a cheaper price of £345.27 at 9 to 5 Supplies 36 days ago. We predict that the price will go down again.
There is a 62% chance that the price will go down. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go up. Get Price Alerts.

Panasonic HC-V770 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

One Industry Award

This camcorder received a "Recommended" award from review site Trusted Reviews who said that this video camera was very good.

Excellent Expert Reviews

This camcorder received an expert rating of 90 out of 100 from Trusted Reviews. Experts think this Panasonic video camera is one of the better video cameras.

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Good Owner Reviews

On average, HC-V770 owners rated this video camera 89%. 9 reviewers (85% of all reviewers) gave this video camera either 4 or 5 stars and 91% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Panasonic Has Very Good Camcorder Reviews

We checked 417 expert and user reviews (including 132 verified purchases) for Panasonic video cameras and found that on average Panasonic has very good reviews compared to other brands. 88% of those that bought a Panasonic video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

Disappointing Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews and features, but is over 6 months old, and at £399.00 it is more expensive than 64% of video cameras.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Panasonic HC-V770 and the United Kingdom price of £399.00 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $550.95 (£758.27).

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Age

Released Over Three Years Ago

This camcorder has been on the market since January 2015.

Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The HC-V770's total megapixels of 12.8MP is in the biggest 21% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. Across all the camcorders the total megapixels range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP.

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Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the HC-V770 of 0.435" is in the largest 18% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The average optical sensor size of all camcorders is 0.37", with the smallest being 0.12" and the largest being 1.8".

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Average Optical Zoom

The HC-V770's optical zoom of 20x is fairly typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 53% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

The lightest video camera is 50g , the heaviest is 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The weight of the Panasonic HC-V770 of 353g is heavier than 68% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many camcorders.

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Shorter Than Average Maximum Battery Life

The battery life (max) of camcorders range from 0.16h to 93h, and the average maximum battery life is 4.4h. The maximum battery life of the HC-V770 of only 1h is shorter than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the shortest 5% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The HC-V770 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

Across all the camcorders the digital zooms range from 1.5x to 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x. The HC-V770's digital zoom of 1,500x is in the biggest 9% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the Panasonic HC-V770 of 3" is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 43% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The HC-V770 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Panasonic HC-V770 has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 91% of camcorders do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The HC-V770 has a shoe mounting point, which is unusual. 95% of video cameras do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Has a Microphone in

The Panasonic HC-V770 has a microphone in, which is unusual. 75% of camcorders do not have a microphone in.

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Higher Than Average Effective Megapixels (movie)

The effective megapixels (movie) of the Panasonic HC-V770 of 6.03MP is higher than 69% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The effective megapixels (movie) of camcorders range from 0.41MP to 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.7MP.

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Does Not Support Bluetooth

The HC-V770 does not support bluetooth. 98% of camcorders also do not support bluetooth.

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Features Wi-Fi

The HC-V770 features wi-Fi, unlike 76% of camcorders which do not feature wi-Fi.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Panasonic HC-V770 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The HC-V770 has a built-in microphone, as do 54% of camcorders.

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Shorter Than Average Video Recording Time

The Panasonic HC-V770's video recording time of only 1h is shorter than 96% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The average video recording time of all video cameras is 14h, with the shortest being 0.67h and the longest being 95h.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The HC-V770 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 87% of video cameras which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic apanhcv770k4, panasonic hcv770k11, panasonic hcv770epk, panasonic hcv770k12, panasonic hcv770k10, panasonic hcv770k5, panasonic hcv770k6, panasonic hcv770k3, panasonic hcv770k9, panasonic hcv770k7, panasonic hcv770k4, panasonic hcv770k2, panasonic hcv770k8

Barcodes:

00008.8517E+11, 00616639698909, 00636983487622, 00636983487639, 00636983487646, 00636983487653, 00636983487660, 00636983487677, 00636983487684, 00636983487691, 00636983487707, 00636983487714, 00636983487721, 00636983487738, 00646791355600, 00885170229303, 05025232808021, 05025232808069, 05025232808083, 05025232808137

Panasonic HCV770EBK

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