As a dedicated device for video, the Camcorder is a very good option that can cater for a wide variety recording needs.
Point and shoot - If you're not quite the expert yet or you're just getting started in the world of photography, the Panasonic HC-V380 will satisfy your needs.
Just a beginner - Whether you're just starting to develop some expertise or you only record videos from time to time, then the Panasonic HC-V380 will satisfy your needs..
Even though recording videos is a passion, you're not necessarily looking to go pro. You're content with making tweaks to a couple of settings to suit the shot you're about to take. The HC-V380 is very accessible which makes it suitable for this.
For those special occasions, this Panasonic camera is a great companion as you traverse the floor. It comes with an Image Stabilizer which helps maintain a steady shot while recording.
Its always great to capture moments of delight at home or while spending time with family and friends on an outing. For this, the Panasonic HC-V380 is a great companion to have.
For your Video posts - This camera comes with an image stabilizer which reduces any wobbling in your recordings. In addition, the size of the image sensor ( 2.5 x 1.85 mm mm), helps with the actual quality of the recorded image. It also packs in Wi-Fi in this neat package.
If you're looking for that silky-smooth rendering of your videos, this camera has got it as its able to handle 60 FPS at 1080p resolutions.
Low light recording can be tricky, however this camera has got what it takes to help you through that. This is because its minimum aperture number combined with it's maximum ISO sensitivity can produce crispy images with minimal noise.
If you're looking to simply use your camera to point-and-shoot everyday moments with an item or person as the subject matter, then the HC-V380 is an easy recommendation for this.
While taking those action shots during the day's event, you'll be aiming to keep your subject matter in sharp focus while they're in motion. The Auto Focus Tracking capability that comes with this camera helps with this.
Sea-life is always breathtaking. With this camera from Panasonic, you can expect to produce vivid images that showcases the unique tone that are found with photographs taken underwater.
As you make trips around the world, every moment tells a story. For this, a good camera is crucial and the HC-V380 is a great option for travel. It's got a combined zoom capability allowing you get a closer look at items that can't be reached easily.^506^*}
If you've got requirements to take photos of a variety of landscapes, then the presence of multiple scene modes on a camera is helpful in order to setup quickly and start shooting. This model from Panasonic has got this capability making it a suitable option for your needs.
With this model, you no longer need to worry about carrying cables for data transfer all the time as it comes with Wi-FI.
When you're more concerned about what your camera does than how it looks, the HC-V380 is a safe bet.
|Camcorder Type||Handheld camcorder|
|Aperture Range (F-F)||1.8-4.2|
|Camera File System||DCF, Exif 2.2|
|Image Formats Supported||JPEG|
|Minimum Illumination||4 lx|
|On Screen Display (OSD)||Yes|
|On Screen Display (OSD) Languages||CZE, DEU, DUT, ENG, ESP, FRE, ITA, POL, SWE, TUR|
|White Balance||Auto, White Set, Sunny, Cloudy, Indoor1, Indoor2 (TTL system)|
|Camera Shutter Speed||1/25 - 1/8000 s|
|Fastest Camera Shutter Speed||1/8000 s|
|Shutter Speed (photo)||1/2 - 1/2000 s|
|Slowest Camera Shutter Speed||1/25 s|
|Camcorder Media Type||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|HD Type||Full HD|
|Maximum Video Resolution||1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Supported Video Modes||720p, 1080p|
|Video Formats Supported||AVCHD, MP4|
|Video Resolutions||960 x 540, 1280 x 720, 1920 x 1080 pixels|
|Audio Formats Supported||AAC|
|Audio System||Dolby Digital|
|Microphone Operation Mode||Stereo|
|Digital Zoom||3000 x|
|Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)||28 - 1740 mm|
|Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) (photo Mode)||28 - 1766 mm|
|Focal Length Range (f-f)||2.06 - 103 mm|
|Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||1740 mm|
|Minimum Aperture Number||1.8|
|Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)||28 mm|
|Optical Zoom||50 x|
|Compatible Memory Cards||SD, SDHC, SDXC|
|Disc Types Supported||N|
|Display Diagonal||3 "|
|Vari-angle LCD Display||Yes|
|Effective Megapixels (movie)||2.2 MP|
|Image Sensor Size||1/5.8|
|Image Sensor Size (W X H)||2.5 x 1.85 mm|
|Optical Sensor Size||1/5.8 "|
|Sensor Type||CMOS BSI|
|Total Megapixels||2.51 MP|
|Effective Megapixels (image)||1.67 MP|
|Ports & Interfaces|
|HDMI (Mini) Ports Quantity||1|
|HDMI Connector Type||C|
|HDMI Ports Quantity||Yes|
|USB 2.0 Connectors||1|
|USB 2.0 Type-A Ports Quantity||1|
|Battery Capacity||1940 mAh|
|Battery Life (max)||1.25 h|
|AC Adapter Included||Yes|
|Weight & Dimensions|
|Maximum Image Resolution||4224 x 2376 pixels|
|Still Image Resolution(s)||4224 x 2376, 1920 x 1080, 3408 x 2272, 1728 x 1152, 3136 x 2352, 640 x 480|