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Panasonic HX-DC10

70

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Panasonic HX-DC10

Panasonic HX-DC10
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A fully featured and high image quality 12x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder
12x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 16.79MP 1" Aug 2011
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Panasonic HX-DC10 Review

With excellent features, we have ranked the Panasonic HX-DC10 number 428 across all camcorders.
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Features
Fully-Featured
61
Age
6 Years Old
70
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 70?

HP camcorders have excellent reviews in general.
It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better video cameras are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
Larger than average optical sensor size
Has an image stabilizer
Supports HDMI
Bright and stunning full-hd* video shooting with BSI sensor
16-Megapixel still picture recording*
Always optimal settings with ia (intelligent auto) mode*
12x advanced zoom for video shooting
285 rotating, 3.0-inch wide-screen LCD

Panasonic HX-DC10 Video Reviews

Panasonic HX-DC10 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Panasonic Has Very Good Reviews for Its Video Cameras

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

Age

Released Over Six Years Ago

Panasonic released the HX-DC10 in August 2011.

Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of camcorders range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The total megapixels of the Panasonic HX-DC10 of 16.8MP is in the biggest 9% of all camcorders when ordered 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 the most commonly found resolution on camcorders.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Panasonic HX-DC10's optical zoom of 12x is pretty average compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 41% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor size of the HX-DC10 of 0.435" is larger than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is larger than 79% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The average optical sensor size of all video cameras is 0.37", with the smallest being 0.12" and the largest being 1.8".

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Panasonic HX-DC10 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Average Digital Zoom

The Panasonic HX-DC10's digital zoom of 120x is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 61% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Only 640 X 480 Still Image Resolution

The highest still image resolution supported by the HX-DC10 is 640 x 480. That's 85% lower still image resolution than a 1920 x 1080 camcorder, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by camcorders. The best resolution of all camcorders is 4912 x 3680 and the worst is 640 x 360.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The HX-DC10 supports HDMI, as do 70% of video cameras.

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Average Display Diagonal

The HX-DC10's display diagonal of 3" is fairly average compared to most other video cameras. It is larger than 38% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

Like most other camcorders, the HX-DC10 does not support PictBridge. 97% of video cameras do not support PictBridge.

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Shorter Than Average Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Camcorders have maximum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 58mm and 2,700mm, and the average maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 920mm. The HX-DC10's maximum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 497mm is in the shortest 34% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Longer Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

The minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of camcorders range from 10mm to 110mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 33mm. The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Panasonic HX-DC10 of 38mm is longer than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the longest 19% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Very High Effective Megapixels (image)

Camcorders have effective megapixels (image) of between 0.46MP and 25MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 5.6MP. The effective megapixels (image) of the Panasonic HX-DC10 of 16MP is higher than 95% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Very High Effective Megapixels (movie)

The effective megapixels (movie) of camcorders range from 0.41MP to 17MP, and the average effective megapixels (movie) is 4.7MP. The effective megapixels (movie) of the HX-DC10 of 16MP is in the highest 1% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Panasonic HX-DC10 has a built-in microphone. 54% of video cameras also have a built-in microphone.

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Has a Built-In Flash

The HX-DC10 has a built-in flash. 86% of camcorders do not have a built-in flash.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

panasonic hxdc10k

Barcodes:

00885170047136, 00885170047143

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