56points

Panasonic AG-AC160A

37points

Panasonic AG-AF100

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Panasonic AG-AC160A vs Panasonic AG-AF100

Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100

Why is Panasonic AG-AC160A better than Panasonic AG-AF100?

  • 10% more megapixels (main camera)
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    2.2MPvs2MP
  • Has a removable battery
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  • 7.41% more battery power
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    5800mAhvs5400mAh
  • Has a microphone input
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  • Has manual ISO
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  • Has built-in optical image stabilization
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  • Has manual exposure
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  • Has an external memory slot
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Why is Panasonic AG-AF100 better than Panasonic AG-AC160A?

  • 1.1kg lighter
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    1.3kgvs2400g
  • 16.6mm narrower
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    163.4mmvs180mm
  • 13.02x larger sensor
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    17.3 x 13mmvs4.8 x 3.6mm
  • 0.33s longer exposure time
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    0.5svs0.1666667s
  • Is a system camera
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Price comparison

Panasonic AG-AF100

Buy used:

$1,425

ProductStorePrice
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic X1500 4K Professional Camcorde...Panasonic X1500 4K Professional Camcorder with 24X Optical Zoom, WiFi HD Live Streaming, HC-X1500 (USA Black)
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$1,698
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic Full HD Video Camera Camcorder...Panasonic Full HD Video Camera Camcorder HC-V770, 20X Optical Zoom, 1/2.3-Inch BSI Sensor, HDR Capture, Wi-Fi Smartphone Multi Scene Video Recording (Black)
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$598
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder (AG-...Panasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder (AG-AC30PJ) with 16GB Memory Card, LED Light, Case and More. - Starter Bundle
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$1,500
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder Touc...Panasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder Touch Panel LCD Viewscreen Built-in LED Light (International Model)
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$1,425
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic HC-X1 4K Ultra HD Professional...Panasonic HC-X1 4K Ultra HD Professional Camcorder (Black)
Amazon logo
$3,200
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic AG-UX180 4K Premium Profession...Panasonic AG-UX180 4K Premium Professional Camcorder w/ 5900 mAh Battery, Charger, AC Adapter 64GB SD Card UV Filter Polarizing Filter (CPL) Fluorescent Daylight Filter (FL-D) - International Version
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$2,669
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic AG-UX180 4K Professional Camco...Panasonic AG-UX180 4K Professional Camcorder (AG-UX180PJ8) with UV Filter, Close Up Diopters, Wide Angle Lens,Tripod, Padded Case, LED Light, 64GB Memory Card and More Advanced Bundle
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$2,499
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic Pro AG-DVC20 3CCD MiniDV Proli...Panasonic Pro AG-DVC20 3CCD MiniDV Proline Camcorder w/10x Optical Zoom (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Certified Refurbished)
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$1,180

Design

1.is dustproof and water-resistant
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.
2.weather-sealed (splashproof)
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.
3.has a touch screen
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
4.weight

2.4kg

1.3kg

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
5.screen size

3.45"

3.45"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
6.thickness

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We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
7.height

195mm

195mm

The height represents the vertical dimension of the product. We consider a smaller height better because it assures easy maneuverability.
8.Has a flip-out screen
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.
9.volume

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Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)

1080 x 60fps

1080 x 60fps

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.
2.supports slow-motion video recording
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
Slow-motion is an artistic video effect that makes time seem to go slower. It is achieved by recording a video at a higher frame-rate than the standard playback rate of 24fps or 30fps. Depending on camera capabilities, frame rates for slow-motion videos vary between 60fps and 960fps.
3.has a 24p cinema mode
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Panasonic AG-AF100
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
4.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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Panasonic AG-AF100
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
5.Has timelapse function
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Panasonic AG-AF100
A timelapse shows a long passage of time sped up. A series of photographs taken from the same position over a long period is joined together to create a short video. It is great way to capture things like the setting sun, or clouds moving across the sky.
6.continuous shooting at high resolution

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Fast continuous shooting is useful for catching action shots.
7.has AF tracking
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Panasonic AG-AF100
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
8.has a serial shot mode
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Panasonic AG-AF100
The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row.
9.has 3D photo/video recording capabilities
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
The device captures 3D still photos and/or 3D videos due to two separate lenses.

Optics

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
2.has a BSI sensor
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
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.
3.has a CMOS sensor
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
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.
4.has manual ISO
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
This allows you to manually set the ISO level.
5.has built-in optical image stabilization
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
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.
6.has manual exposure
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
This allows you to manually set the exposure.
7.has manual white balance
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
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.
8.has touch autofocus
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
9.wide aperture (main camera)

f/1.6

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With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Audio

1.has a microphone input
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
2.has a stereo microphone
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
5.has stereo speakers
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Battery

1.has a removable battery
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
2.battery power

5800mAh

5400mAh

Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
3.has an external memory slot
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
4.has a battery level indicator
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
5.has a rechargeable battery
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
6.included SD card (memory size)

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Some manufacturers include a memory card in the box. An SD card with a higher storage capacity allows you to extend the storage space on your device with ease, providing you with more space for your data.

Features

1.has GPS
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
2.Is compatible with Android
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
3.has an HDMI output
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
4.supports Wi-Fi
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
The device can connect to Wi-Fi.
5.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n) is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors – a, b, and g.
6.Has a remote control
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
7.Is compatible with iOS
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
8.Has a built-in USB male connector
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
The device comes with a built-in USB male connector and doesn't need a separate USB cable to connect with the computer.
9.Has a hot shoe
Panasonic AG-AC160A
Panasonic AG-AF100
A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

Price comparison

Panasonic AG-AF100

Buy used:

$1,425

ProductStorePrice
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic X1500 4K Professional Camcorde...Panasonic X1500 4K Professional Camcorder with 24X Optical Zoom, WiFi HD Live Streaming, HC-X1500 (USA Black)
Amazon logo
$1,698
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic Full HD Video Camera Camcorder...Panasonic Full HD Video Camera Camcorder HC-V770, 20X Optical Zoom, 1/2.3-Inch BSI Sensor, HDR Capture, Wi-Fi Smartphone Multi Scene Video Recording (Black)
Amazon logo
$598
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder (AG-...Panasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder (AG-AC30PJ) with 16GB Memory Card, LED Light, Case and More. - Starter Bundle
Amazon logo
$1,500
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder Touc...Panasonic AG-AC30 Full HD Camcorder Touch Panel LCD Viewscreen Built-in LED Light (International Model)
Amazon logo
$1,425
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic HC-X1 4K Ultra HD Professional...Panasonic HC-X1 4K Ultra HD Professional Camcorder (Black)
Amazon logo
$3,200
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic AG-UX180 4K Premium Profession...Panasonic AG-UX180 4K Premium Professional Camcorder w/ 5900 mAh Battery, Charger, AC Adapter 64GB SD Card UV Filter Polarizing Filter (CPL) Fluorescent Daylight Filter (FL-D) - International Version
Amazon logo
$2,669
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic AG-UX180 4K Professional Camco...Panasonic AG-UX180 4K Professional Camcorder (AG-UX180PJ8) with UV Filter, Close Up Diopters, Wide Angle Lens,Tripod, Padded Case, LED Light, 64GB Memory Card and More Advanced Bundle
Amazon logo
$2,499
Panasonic AG-AF100 AmazonPanasonic Pro AG-DVC20 3CCD MiniDV Proli...Panasonic Pro AG-DVC20 3CCD MiniDV Proline Camcorder w/10x Optical Zoom (Discontinued by Manufacturer) (Certified Refurbished)
Amazon logo
$1,180

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