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Panasonic HC-V270

alaTest has collected and analyzed 152 reviews of Panasonic HC-V270. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the portability and image quality. The price and zoom are also appreciated. There are some negative opinions about the battery.

usability, zoom, price, image quality, portability

battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic HC-V270 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Panasonic HC-V270

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 28 user reviews of Panasonic HC-V270 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the design and portability are on the whole positive. The image quality and zoom also get good feedback. The size and battery get less positive opinions.

usability, zoom, image quality, portability, design

battery, size

93% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HC-V270EB-K Full HD Camcorder (50x Optical Zoom)Panasonic HC-V270EB-K Full HD Camcorder (50x Optical Zoom)

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Panasonic HC-V270

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 46 user reviews of Panasonic HC-V270 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the portability and image quality. The usability and price are also mentioned favorably. There are some less positive comments about the size and design, while comments are divided on the battery.

zoom, price, usability, image quality, portability

color, design, size

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic HC-V270 Super Zoom Camcorder with Built-in WiFiPanasonic HC-V270 Super Zoom Camcorder with Built-in WiFi

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: Sarge (panasonic.com)

Sttill Learning

 

" I found the owners manual to be way too small to read or see the features clearly. I have downloaded the more comprehensive manual and look forward to learning to use it. "

Inexpensive , Compact , Durable , Convenient

Poor documentation

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Anonymous (panasonic.com)

Super Zoom Camcorder with Built-in WiFi HC-V270K

 

" I am completely satisfied with this product. Its video is excelent "

Inexpensive , Compact , Durable , Convenient , Easy to use

Sep, 2015

Consumer review by: amauch (panasonic.com)

Excellent Upgrade from VHS for Beginners

 

" This camera is our first digital video camera that we have ever had . Our original VHS camera was extremely outdated and needed to be replaced, this camera was great for features included and our budget. I really enjoy the shaking stabilizer since my...

Inexpensive , Compact , Easy to use , Convenient , fading feature , automatic light sensoring , stabilizer

average movie making software

Mar, 2015

Consumer review by: Sue (reevoo.com)

Panasonic HC-V270

 

good photo,s & video,s

sound is not loud enough

Sep, 2016

Consumer review by: Mr Alan (reevoo.com)

Panasonic HC-V270

 

Good picture performance and light weight.

The control for picture recording not easy to control due to position for my hand. Makes for not good handling

Aug, 2016

Consumer review by: Clive (reevoo.com)

Panasonic HC-V270

 

Picture quality

Sound

Aug, 2016

Consumer review by: Della (reevoo.com)

Panasonic HC-V270

 

like it.

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: R (reevoo.com)

Panasonic HC-V270

 

Excellent product

Battery life

Jul, 2016

Consumer review by: John (reevoo.com)

Panasonic HC-V270

 

easy to get working intuative use of options lightweight

need a steady hand for 90x magnification get a second battery for a weekend away

Feb, 2016

Consumer review by: Chris (reevoo.com)

Panasonic HC-V270

 

good simple camcorder with good zoom levels.

none

Jan, 2016
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Product Specifications

Audio

Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Battery

Battery Capacity:1940
Battery performance:1940
Battery voltage:3.6

Camera

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Camcorder Type:Handheld camcorder
Minimum illumination:1
Supported aspect ratios:3:2, 4:3, 16:9

Design

Color of product:Black / Red

Display

Built-in display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:2.7
Display resolution (numeric):230400
Touch screen: Yes
Touchscreen:Y

Flash

Built-in flash: No

Focusing

Focus adjustment:Manual

Image Sensor

Effective megapixels (image):2.2
Effective megapixels (movie):2.2
Optical sensor size:1 / 5.8
Sensor Type:MOS BSI
Total megapixels:2.51

Lens System

35 mm camera lens equivalent:1.32 - 68.5
Digital Zoom:3000
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):1.32 - 68.5
Focal length range (f-f):0.0811 - 4.06
Image Stabilizer: No
Interchangeable Lens: No
Optical Zoom:50

Networking

Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:802.11b, 802.11g, 802.11n

Other Features

USB connectivity: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:DC, HDMI, USB / HDMI, USB
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

HDMI: Yes
Mini HDMI ports quantity:1
S-Video out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
USB connectivity:Y

Shutter

Shutter speed (photo):1/2000 - 1/2
Shutter speed (video):1/8000 - 1/25

Still Image

Image formats supported:JPG
Maximum image resolution:4224 x 2376
Still image resolution(s):- 1920 x 1080\n- 3408 x 2272\n- 1728 x 1152\n- 3136 x 2352\n- 640 x 480 / 1920 x 1080, 3408 x 2272, 1728 x 1152, 3136 x 2352, 640 x 480 / 1920 x 1080, 3408 x 2272, 1728 x 1152, 3136 x 2352, 640 x 480

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported: No

Technical Details

USB charging: Yes

Video

HD type:Full HD
Maximum video resolution:1920 x 1080
Video compression format:AVC, H.264, MPEG4
Video formats supported:AVC,H.264,MPEG4

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:4.57
Height:2.32
Weight:7.62
Width:20.9

White Balance

White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Indoor, Sunny