49points

Panasonic HC-PV100

54points

Sony HXRNX70U

Panasonic HC-PV100
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44 facts in comparison

Panasonic HC-PV100 vs Sony HXRNX70U

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
49
points
Panasonic HC-PV100
54
points
Sony HXRNX70U

Why is Panasonic HC-PV100 better than Sony HXRNX70U?

  • 2.17x better video recording quality (main camera)
    ?

    1080 x 50fpsvs1080 x 23fps
  • Has a brand lens
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  • Has manual exposure
    ?
  • Has an external memory slot
    ?
  • 22mm shorter
    170mmvs192mm
  • 349.5mm thinner
    170mmvs519.5mm
  • 349mm longer maximum focal length
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    612mmvs263mm
  • 0s longer exposure time
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    0.17svs0.16666667s

Why is Sony HXRNX70U better than Panasonic HC-PV100?

  • 2.05x more megapixels (main camera)
    12.3MPvs6MP
  • Has GPS
    ?
  • Weather-sealed (splashproof)
    ?
  • Has a touch screen
    ?
  • 215g lighter
    1.28kgvs1500g
  • Has continuous autofocus when recording movies
    ?
  • 16.67% bigger screen size
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    3.5"vs3"
  • 157mm narrower
    178mmvs335mm

Price comparison

Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
2.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
4.weight
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Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

1.5kg

1.28kg

5.screen size
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

3"

3.5"

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

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U

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

1080 x 50fps

1080 x 23fps

2.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
3.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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
4.movie bitrate
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The higher the movie recording bitrate the better the movie quality with more and crispier details and less compression artifacts.

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

440Mbps

50Mbps

28Mbps

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
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Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

6MP

12.3MP

2.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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
3.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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
4.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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
5.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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
6.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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U

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

2

2

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

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
5.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U

Battery

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

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U

Features

1.has GPS
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GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
2.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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
3.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.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U
4.has FireWire
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A FireWire port allows fast transfers of big files such as HD movies. However, newer USB versions achieve a similar speed.

Panasonic HC-PV100
Sony HXRNX70U

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