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Panasonic HDC-Z10000

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Panasonic HDC-Z10000

£508.80
Panasonic HDC-Z10000
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12x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 9.15MP 1" Mar 2012
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Panasonic HDC-Z10000 Review

With excellent features and representing very good value for money, we have ranked the Panasonic HDC-Z10000 number 2 in 3D camcorders and number 54 across all camcorders.
76
Value for Money
Very Good
84
Features
Fully-Featured
60
Age
5 Years Old
75
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 75?

Looking across the entire GoPro video camera range, the average reviews for all GoPro camcorders are excellent.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest camcorders 2018.
This camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
Has an image stabilizer
Larger than average display diagonal
Supports HDMI
Recording professional-quality 2d and 3d images
3D macro shooting close-ups to 45cm
Manual functions for adjusting images exactly as desired
Audio system with XLR inputs and linear PCM audio compatibility
Professional-Quality in compact size / lightweight body
The hdc-z10000 delivers a level of image quality that rivals other professional integrated twin-lens 3d cameras while dramatically reducing both size and weight. it is very easy to carry around and offers superb mobility in tight, indoor locations

Panasonic HDC-Z10000 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Panasonic Has Very Good Reviews for Its Video Cameras

We checked 413 owner and expert reviews (including 124 verified purchases) for Panasonic camcorders and found that on average Panasonic has very good ratings compared to other manufacturers. 87% of those that bought a Panasonic video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Value For Money

OK Value for Money

The product has good features but is over 6 months old. However at £508.80 it is still in the cheapest 42% of video cameras.

Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Panasonic HDC-Z10000 and the United Kingdom price of £508.80 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $4,960.79 (£6,893.02).

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Age

Released Over Five Years Ago

This Panasonic camcorder has been on the market since March 2012.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The HDC-Z10000's total megapixels of 9.15MP is in the biggest 34% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The average total megapixels of all video cameras is 7.8MP, with the smallest being 0.3MP and the biggest being 50MP.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This camcorder has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is the most frequently found resolution on video cameras.

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Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the HDC-Z10000 of 0.244" is fairly standard compared to most other video cameras. It is larger than 62% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Average Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the HDC-Z10000 of 12x is relatively typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 47% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Heavier Than Average

The HDC-Z10000's weight of 1.6kg is heavier than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is heavier than 89% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. Video cameras have weights of between 50g and 7.5kg, and the average weight is 580g.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The HDC-Z10000 has an image stabilizer. 69% of video cameras also have an image stabilizer.

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1920 X 1080 Still Image Resolution

This camcorder supports a still image resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080, which is the most frequently supported resolution on video cameras.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The HDC-Z10000's display diagonal of 3.48" is in the largest 23% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The smallest display diagonal of video cameras is 1.3", the largest is 9", and the average display diagonal is 3".

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Average Digital Zoom

The HDC-Z10000's digital zoom of 120x is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 42% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Panasonic HDC-Z10000 supports HDMI, as do 69% of video cameras.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Panasonic HDC-Z10000 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Higher Than Average Effective Megapixels (movie)

The effective megapixels (movie) of the HDC-Z10000 of 6.57MP is higher than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is higher than 71% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The effective megapixels (movie) of video cameras range from 0.41MP to 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.8MP.

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Very Short Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The shortest maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of video cameras is 58mm, the longest is 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 920mm. The Panasonic HDC-Z10000's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 372mm is shorter than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the shortest 21% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Feature Wi-Fi

Like most other video cameras, the Panasonic HDC-Z10000 does not feature wi-Fi. 76% of video cameras do not feature wi-Fi.

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Very Low Maximum Aperture Number

Video cameras have maximum aperture numbers of between 1.6 and 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 5. The HDC-Z10000's maximum aperture number of only 2.8 is lower than 88% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Higher Than Average Effective Megapixels (image)

The effective megapixels (image) of the Panasonic HDC-Z10000 of 7.08MP is higher than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is higher than 66% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The effective megapixels (image) of video cameras range from 0.46MP to 25MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 5.7MP.

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Average Maximum Memory Card Size

The maximum memory card size of the HDC-Z10000 of 64GB is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 57% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Low Minimum Aperture Number

Across all the video cameras the minimum aperture numbers range from 1.1 to 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.3. The minimum aperture number of the Panasonic HDC-Z10000 of only 1.5 is lower than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the lowest 7% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Features Manual Focus

The HDC-Z10000 features manual focus, which is unusual. 88% of video cameras do not feature manual focus.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The HDC-Z10000 has a handheld remote control. 92% of video cameras do not have a handheld remote control.

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Features Auto Focus

The HDC-Z10000 features auto focus, which is unusual. 89% of video cameras do not feature auto focus.

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3D

The HDC-Z10000 is 3D. 96% of video cameras are not 3D.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Panasonic HDC-Z10000 has a built-in microphone. 54% of video cameras also have a built-in microphone.

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Features Photo Mode

The HDC-Z10000 features photo mode. 79% of video cameras do not feature photo mode.

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Does Not Support Bluetooth

The HDC-Z10000 does not support bluetooth, although it is worth noting that 98% of camcorders also do not support bluetooth.

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Does Not Have a Wireless Connection

Like most other camcorders, the Panasonic HDC-Z10000 does not have a wireless connection. 90% of video cameras do not have a wireless connection.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic hdcz10000e

Barcodes:

05025232653232

Panasonic HDC-Z10000

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