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Panasonic HC-V270

Panasonic HC-V270
alaScore 87

153 reviews

Aug, 2018

We have collected and analyzed 2 expert reviews and 151 user reviews from international sources. Experts rate this product 59/100 and users rate it 85/100. The average review date is Nov 21, 2015. We have compared these reviews to 375221 reviews from other Camcorders. The alaScore™ for this product is 87/100 = Very good. Last update: Aug 15, 2018.

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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

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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

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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 Our original VHS camera was extremely outdated and needed to be replaced, this camera was great for features included and our budget.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 (

Panasonic HC-V270


good photo,s & video,s

sound is not loud enough

Sep, 2016

Consumer review (

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

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Panasonic HC-V270


Picture quality


Aug, 2016

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Panasonic HC-V270


like it.

Jul, 2016

Consumer review (

Panasonic HC-V270


Excellent product

Battery life

Jul, 2016

Consumer review (

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

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Panasonic HC-V270


good simple camcorder with good zoom levels.


Jan, 2016

Product Specifications


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


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


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


Color of product:Black / Red


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


Built-in flash: No


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


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

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


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


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

Technical Details

USB charging: Yes


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


White Balance

White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Indoor, Sunny