Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
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Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ review: 34 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

1.1MP
Samsung Gear 360: 30MP

2. video recording (main camera)

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.
1080 x 60fps
JVC GY-LS300: 2160 x 150fps

3. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
30% have it

4. battery power

5400mAh
Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta: 6600mAh

5. weight

1.9kg
Veho Muvi Atom: 30g

6. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
52% have it

7. has manual white balance

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.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
55% have it

8. has a microphone in

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
57% have it

9. has built-in optical image stabilization

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.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
51% have it

10. height

179.5mm
Canon Legria Mini: 22mm

11. width

154mm
Veho Muvi Micro Camcorder: 20mm

12. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
78% have it

13. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
74% have it

14. widest aperture

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.
f/1.6
JVC Everio GZ-VX815: f/1.2

15. has a zoom microphone

Zoom microphones record very high quality audio, and enable you to record sound from a distance. This can be useful for recording meetings, lectures and presentations.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
21% have it

16. has USB mass storage support

It can transfer files, music, photos via USB, no need to install additional software.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
74% have it

17. supports AVCHD format

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.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
44% have it

18. screen size

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
3.5"
JVC GC-PX100: 7.6"

19. has manual focus

This allows to manually set the focus.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
49% have it

20. minimum focal length

A shorter minimum focal length allows you to get more of the scene in the photo, and offers a wider angle of view than longer focal lengths.
28mm
Ricoh WG-M2: 1.6mm

21. has a rechargeable battery

The battery can be recharged and used over again.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
96% have it

22. can be controlled remotely

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
52% have it

23. has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
42% have it

24. has a battery level indicator

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
Panasonic AG-HPX170PJ
98% have it

25. pixel density

201ppi
Sony HDR-CX730E: 490ppi

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