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Panasonic HDC-TM55

Panasonic HDC-TM55
alaScore 81

100 reviews

Jul, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 100 reviews of Panasonic HDC-TM55. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the price and image quality. The zoom and portability are also appreciated. Views about the durability and color are different.

usability, portability, zoom, image quality, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic HDC-TM55 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Panasonic HDC-TM55

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 93 user reviews of Panasonic HDC-TM55 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Opinions about the image quality and price are overall positive. The zoom and portability are also mentioned favorably, but comments are divided on the durability.

usability, portability, zoom, price, image quality

94% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Panasonic HDC-TM55K Hi-Def Camcorder with 8GB Flash Memory & 35X Intelligent Zoom (Black)

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: Naveen (newegg.com)

Good product

 

Compact, light in weight, good features, good zoom features, sexy look

Lack of HDMI cable with the package

Jan, 2011

Consumer review by: Ram (jr.com)

Beauty meets Quality and Performance

 

I shall be using this camcorder for home videos, parties, weddings and travels. Panasonic Lumix DMC-ZS3 is also pretty good in video taking but this Camcorder shall prove as dedicated unit for video-graphy.

Easy to Use","Good Image Stabilization","Good in Low Light","Great Picture Quality","Great Sound","Great Zoom","Large Clear LCD","Zoom range/performance

No External Mic Input

Sep, 2010
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Consumer review by: ERK (jr.com)

Outstanding unit

 

This unit works as advertised, it has a very clear picture and is very easy to use, the software that come with it is also easy to use however the update to the software take a little long to download but when you have it the update was easy to...

Easy to Use","Good Image Stabilization","Good in Low Light","Great Picture Quality","Great Sound","Great Zoom","Large Clear LCD","Zoom range/performance

May, 2010

Consumer review by: Nick D (abt.com)

Panasonic HDC-TM55K

 

The quality is super good, really good features. I can't say nothing negative about it . I like the fact that I can add my own memeory card, that is a great feature.

Good Image Stabilization, Easy to Use, The best HD Quality, Great Zoom, Good in Low Light, Zoom range/performance, Great Sound, Large Clear LCD, Great Picture Quality

Nonethis camera is great

Jul, 2010

Consumer review by: Casual User (radioshack.com)

Nice Bang for the Buck

 

It has been a while since I bought a new Camcorder. We had a Sony Handycam that we used for years, but the image quality just does not cut it on larger TV's. We bought this camcorder a week ago and can not believe the image quality, especially...

Easy to Use, Good Image Stabilization, Great Picture Quality, Great Sound, Great Zoom, Large Clear LCD

Jun, 2010

Consumer review by: Chris (reevoo.com)

Panasonic HDC-TM55

 

The camera was easy o use from the moment I switched on. It was very easy to load up the software on the laptop, to transfer the files from the camera to the laptop, and also to view the excellent quality pictures

Reviewer left no comment

Jun, 2010

Product Specifications

When used with Panasonic's HDC-TM55, the 64 GB SDXC memory card can record up to 8 hours and 30 minutes of video, while recording in the highest video quality in HA mode. Or when recording in 1920 x 1080i in HE mode, the SDXC memory card can hold approximately 27 hours and 30 minutes of video.

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific

Camcorder Features

High Definition Video Support:1080i
Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes
Widescreen Video Capture: Yes

Camera Flash

Type:Built-in flash

Digital Camera

Supported Flash Memory:SD Memory Card / SDXC Memory Card / SDHC Memory Card

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:4.4in
Height:2.6in
Weight:9.1oz
Width:2in

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.7in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.9cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Spotlight / Portrait mode / Scenery / Fireworks / Low light / Night scene / Sunset / Beach / Snow

Flash Memory

Form Factor:Integrated
Storage Capacity:8GB

Header

Manufacturer:Panasonic
Model:HDC-TM55
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Panasonic

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/1.8-3.3
Max Focal Length:75.5mm
Min Focal Length:3.02mm
Optical Zoom:25
Type:Zoom lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Still Resolution:2.32Megapixel
Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:2.11Mpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:3.32Mpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/4 / 1/4"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):6.4 mm ( 1/4 ) / 6.4 mm ( 1/4" )
Optical Sensor Type:CMOS
Sensor Qty:1CMOS

Optical System

Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer: Yes
Image Stabilizer:Optical (POWER O.I.S.)

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Digital Video Format:AVCHD / H.264
Digital Zoom:1500
Face Detection: Yes
Media Type:Flash card
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Camcorder
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