46points

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K

49points

Panasonic HC-PV100

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Comparison winner
Panasonic HC-PV100
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39 facts in comparison

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K vs Panasonic HC-PV100

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Panasonic HC-PV100
46
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Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
49
points
Panasonic HC-PV100

Why is Blackmagic Production Camera 4K better than Panasonic HC-PV100?

  • 20% better video recording quality (main camera)
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    2160 x 30fpsvs1080 x 50fps
  • Has a 24p cinema mode
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  • Has a touch screen
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  • Has manual gain
    ?
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
    ?
  • 1.67x bigger screen size
    ?

    5"vs3"
  • 169mm narrower
    166mmvs335mm
  • 44mm shorter
    126mmvs170mm

Why is Panasonic HC-PV100 better than Blackmagic Production Camera 4K?

  • Has a BSI sensor
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  • Has a brand lens
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  • Has a CMOS sensor
    ?
  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
    ?
  • Has manual white balance
    ?
  • 201g lighter
    1.5kgvs1701g
  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1

Price comparison

Design

1.volume
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Best

Veho Muvi Atom

15.2cm³

2781.83cm³

9681.5cm³

2.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
3.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
4.weight
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Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

1.7kg

1.5kg

5.thickness
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Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

133mm

170mm

6.Has a flip-out screen
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Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

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Panasonic HC-PV100

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
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The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

JVC GY-LS300

2160 x 150fps

2160 x 30fps

1080 x 50fps

2.has a 24p cinema mode
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24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
4.supports AVCHD format
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AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
5.shoots raw
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A raw image file contains minimally processed data from the image sensor. Raw files are so named because they are not yet processed and therefore are not ready to be printed or edited with a bitmap graphics editor.

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Panasonic HC-PV100

Optics

1.has a CMOS sensor
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CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
3.has manual white balance
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With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Panasonic HC-PV100
4.has a brand lens
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The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
5.has a BSI sensor
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A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Panasonic HC-PV100
6.has manual gain
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This allows to manually set the gain.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Panasonic HC-PV100

Audio

1.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Nokia OZO

8

1

2

2.has a microphone input
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A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
3.has a stereo microphone
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A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Panasonic HC-PV100
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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Panasonic HC-PV100

Battery

1.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
2.has an external memory slot
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The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Panasonic HC-PV100
3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Panasonic HC-PV100
4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Panasonic HC-PV100

Features

1.has a HDMI output
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Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Blackmagic Production Camera 4K
Panasonic HC-PV100
2.Has a remote control
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A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

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Panasonic HC-PV100
3.USB version
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Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

GoPro Hero (2018)

3

2

2

Miscellaneous

1.supports thunderbolt
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Thunderbolt is a connection over cable that carries both data and display signals over a single cable, while simultaneously providing power.

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Panasonic HC-PV100

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