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Panasonic NV-DS60 Mini DV Digital Camcorder

alaTest has collected and analyzed 99 reviews of Panasonic NV-DS60 Mini DV Digital Camcorder. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Comments about the portability and color are generally positive. The zoom and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some less positive reviews about the image quality and battery. There are some mixed reviews about the durability.

usability, price, zoom, color, portability

battery, image quality

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic NV-DS60 Mini DV Digital Camcorder is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Panasonic NV-DS60 Mini DV Digital Camcorder

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 user reviews of Panasonic NV-DS60 Mini DV Digital Camcorder from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the size and price. The portability and usability are also appreciated, but the image quality and durability get negative reviews.

usability, portability, price, size

durability, image quality

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic NV-DS60B Camcorder Dv 10xzoom 2.5"LcdPanasonic NV-DS60B Camcorder Dv 10xzoom 2.5"Lcd

Sep, 2016

Consumer review by: nevillestyke (ciao.co.uk)

Not Modern Enough For Windows7?

 

Great little camcorder which fits in the palm of your hand. Lots of useful features including built-in video light. Although it plays back recorded video from other Panasonic camcorders in great quality, it seems to struggle with tapes recorded on...

Small, portable, good quality video and sound recording

A bit outdated

Nov, 2012

Product Specifications

Panasonic's vision of the digital future is driven by the needs and aspirations of its business customers and millions of consumers around the world who use its products every day. The company shares their dream to live a fuller life by providing ways of working smarter and enjoying the rewards of technological advances.

Audio Input

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

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes

Camera Flash

Type: None

Configuration

3 Chip Technic: No
Chip Type:CCD
Image Stabiliser:Electronical Image Stabiliser

Connectivity

Digital Input: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
HDMI: No
HDMI PORT: No
USB: No
USB Interface: No
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:4.8in
Height:3.4in
Weight:0.9lbs
Width:2.6in

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.5in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.4cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Low light / Portrait mode / Sports mode / Spotlight / Surf & snow

General Features

3D: No
Format:MiniDV
Handheld Position:Horizontal
Product Type:TRAD. CAMCORDER
Resolution:Standard Definition
Type:Camcorder

Header

Country Kits:Europe
Manufacturer:Panasonic
Model:DS60
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Panasonic NV

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/1.8-2.3
Max Focal Length:23mm
Min Focal Length:2.3mm
Optical Zoom:10
Type:Zoom lens

Miscellaneous

Color:Silver

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Sensor Resolution:800Kpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/6"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):4.2 mm ( 1/6 ) / 4.2 mm ( 1/6" )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabilizer:Electronic

Recording

HD Video Format:Not Applicable
Recording Format:4:3

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Analog Video Format:PAL
Digital Scene Transition:Black fader
Digital Zoom:500
Media Type:Mini DV
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Special Effects:Gain-up / Mirror / Mix / Mosaic / Multi-image screen / Negative / Picture-in-Picture / Solarization / Strobe / Trail / Wipe
Type:Camcorder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Color Support:Black & white
Viewfinder Type:Electronic