Panasonic HDC-Z10000 Review
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Why Has it Scored 40?
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This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Features photo mode
Very low minimum aperture number
Only 1" optical sensor size
Very low maximum aperture number
Panasonic HDC-Z10000 In-Depth Analysis
Panasonic Video Cameras Have Excellent Reviews
We checked 382 owner and expert reviews (including 98 verified purchases) for Panasonic camcorders and found that on average Panasonic has excellent ratings. We also found that Panasonic has excellent ratings specifically within its camcorders range. 88% of those that bought a Panasonic video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.
Only 1" Optical Sensor Size
This camcorder has a 1/4.1|1" optical sensor size, which is the most commonly found optical sensor size on camcorders.
Very Low Minimum Aperture Number
The average minimum aperture number of all camcorders is 2.2, with the lowest being 1.1 and the highest being 22. The Panasonic HDC-Z10000's minimum aperture number of only 1.5 is quite low compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 8% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.
Features Photo Mode
The HDC-Z10000 features photo mode, which is unusual. 76% of camcorders do not feature photo mode.
The HDC-Z10000 supports HDMI. 67% of video cameras also support HDMI.
Average Digital Zoom
The HDC-Z10000's digital zoom of 120x is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.
Very Low Maximum Aperture Number
The Panasonic HDC-Z10000's maximum aperture number of only 2.8 is in the lowest 22% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The lowest maximum aperture number of video cameras is 1.6, the highest is 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 4.9.
Has an Image Stabilizer
The HDC-Z10000 has an image stabilizer. 66% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.
Average Total Megapixels
The Panasonic HDC-Z10000's total megapixels of 9.15MP is fairly standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.
Quite Large Display Diagonal
Camcorders have display diagonals of between 0.24" and 11", and the average display diagonal is 3". The display diagonal of the Panasonic HDC-Z10000 of 3.48" is quite large compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 22% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.
Does Not Feature Wi-Fi
The Panasonic HDC-Z10000 does not feature wi-Fi, although this is within the context that 77% of camcorders also do not feature wi-Fi.
Features Auto Focus
The HDC-Z10000 features auto focus. 89% of video cameras do not feature auto focus.
Does Not Support Bluetooth
Like most other video cameras, the HDC-Z10000 does not support bluetooth. 97% of camcorders do not support bluetooth.
Has a Handheld Remote Control
The HDC-Z10000 has a handheld remote control, unlike 93% of camcorders which do not have a handheld remote control.
Does Not Have a Wireless Connection
The HDC-Z10000 does not have a wireless connection. 87% of camcorders also do not have a wireless connection.
Does Not Have a Built-In Flash
The HDC-Z10000 does not have a built-in flash, although it is worth keeping in mind that 86% of camcorders also do not have a built-in flash.
The Panasonic HDC-Z10000 is Full HD. 73% of camcorders also are Full HD.
The HDC-Z10000 is 3D. 96% of video cameras are not 3D.
Across all the camcorders the weights range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 530g. The Panasonic HDC-Z10000's weight of 1.6kg is in the heaviest 10% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.
Average Maximum Memory Card Size
The maximum memory card size of the HDC-Z10000 of 64GB is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.
Features Manual Focus
The Panasonic HDC-Z10000 features manual focus. 88% of camcorders do not feature manual focus.
Released Over Five Years Ago
This video camera was released in March 2012.