49points

Panasonic HC-PV100

90points

Sony FDR-AX33

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50 facts in comparison

Panasonic HC-PV100 vs Sony FDR-AX33

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
49
points
Panasonic HC-PV100
90
points
Sony FDR-AX33

Why is Panasonic HC-PV100 better than Sony FDR-AX33?

  • 47.96% more battery power
    2900mAhvs1960mAh
  • Has a stereo microphone
    ?
  • 1 more microphone(s)
    ?

    2vs1
  • Has a remote control
    ?
  • 0.3mm shorter minimum focal length
    ?

    29.5mmvs29.8mm
  • 314mm longer maximum focal length
    ?

    612mmvs298mm
  • 8x greater zoom range
    ?

    20xvs12x
  • Has manual shutter speed
    ?

Why is Sony FDR-AX33 better than Panasonic HC-PV100?

  • 3.43x more megapixels (main camera)
    20.6MPvs6MP
  • 2.13x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    1920 x 60fpsvs1080 x 50fps
  • Has a 24p cinema mode
    ?
  • Supports slow-motion video recording
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • 845g lighter
    655gvs1500g
  • Supports Wi-Fi
    ?
  • Supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
    ?

Price comparison

Sony FDR-AX33

ProductStorePrice
Sony FDR-AX33 AmazonSony FDR-AX33
Amazon logo
$590.00

Design

1.volume
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

15.2cm³

9681.5cm³

863.89cm³

2.screen size
?

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience. Show more

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

3"

3"

3.weight
?

Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

1.5kg

655g

4.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
?

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. Show more

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
5.has a touch screen
?

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
6.Has a flip-out screen
?

Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33

Videography

1.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 HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
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. Show more

Best

JVC GY-LS300

2160 x 150fps

1080 x 50fps

1920 x 60fps

3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
?

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp. Show more

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
4.Supports slow-motion video recording
Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
5.has a serial shot mode
?

The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row. Show more

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
6.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 HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
?

Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

6MP

20.6MP

2.has a CMOS sensor
?

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. Show more

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Sony FDR-AX33
3.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 HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
4.has a brand lens
?

The lens is made by a reputable photographic equipment manufacturer, as opposed to a low-cost unbranded lens.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
5.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. Show more

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Sony FDR-AX33
6.has a BSI sensor
?

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. Show more

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Sony FDR-AX33

Audio

1.number of microphones
?

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

Best

Nokia OZO

8

2

1

2.has a microphone input
?

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
3.Has a zoom microphone
?

Zoom microphones record high-quality audio and enable you to record sound from a distance. They can be useful for recording meetings, lectures, and presentations. Show more

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
4.has a stereo microphone
?

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
?

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones. Show more

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33

Battery

1.has a removable battery
?

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken. Show more

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
2.battery power
?

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

6600mAh

2900mAh

1960mAh

3.has an external memory slot
?

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. Show more

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
4.has a battery level indicator
?

An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
5.has a rechargeable battery
?

The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33

Features

1.has a HDMI output
?

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

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
2.supports Wi-Fi
?

The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
3.supports Wi-Fi 4 (802.11n)
?

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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
4.Has a remote control
?

A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
5.has NFC
?

NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions. Show more

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33
6.has a flash
?

A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony FDR-AX33

Price comparison

Sony FDR-AX33

ProductStorePrice
Sony FDR-AX33 AmazonSony FDR-AX33
Amazon logo
$590.00

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