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Panasonic NV MX500

alaTest has collected and analyzed 49 reviews of Panasonic NV MX500. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Opinions about the color and usability are overall positive. The portability and price are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the design and reliability.

size, price, portability, usability, color

image quality, reliability, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic NV MX500 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Panasonic NV MX500 from The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on People are impressed by the usability. The durability is also appreciated. Opinions are divided on the portability. Many are critical about the reliability and price.

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image quality, price, reliability

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

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic NV-MX500B Digital Camcorder [Mini-DV 10xOptical DV-in/out]Panasonic NV-MX500 EG Silver Digital Camcorder

Nov, 2015

Expert review by: In April's news: (

Panasonic NV-MX500B


Panasonic's NV-MX500 three-CCD MiniDV camcorder is in direct competition with Sony's acclaimed TRV950. We check out how it performs

Apr, 2003

Consumer review by: pranapana (

An Idiot Beginner's POV of a 3CCD Digicam: the Panasonic NV-MX500


Please note I am reviewing the Panasonic NV-MX500EN, naming conventions seem to be different for the same product in Asia (from the States – it’s all very confusing to me why they do this.. Canon does as well), so I think I am putting this in...

3ccds, great LCD, optical image stabilizer etc

smaller (1/6 inch) CCD size, sensitive tape opener, not great night view

Dec, 2003

Consumer review by: papalazarou (

Cheap as (3) chips


Panasonic are cleaning the floor with their value 3ccd camcorders, this camera has -on paper- all th ...

Competitive price, well specified, compact.

Fussy interface, not professional looking. Colour evf.

Jul, 2003

Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: Yes
Image Stabiliser:Optical Image Stabiliser


Digital Input: Yes
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
Type of SD Card Interface :SD Card
USB Interface: No
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

General Features

3D: No
Handheld Position:Horizontal
Resolution:Standard Definition


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