Panasonic HC-X1000E Black

MPN: HC-X1000E  |  EAN: 5025232804238  |  Model: HC-X1000E

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as at 24 Sep 19 | 6:30 AM CET



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Panasonic HC-X1000E Black - HC-X1000E Performance, Usage and Feature Ratings
Use Rating
Basic Skill Level (Video)
Intermediate Skill Level (Video)
Basic Skill Level (Photo)
Low-light Videos
Underwater Photography
Landscape Photography
4K Videos
Live Streaming
Event Videos
Home Videos
Everyday Life Photography
Events Photography
WiFi Connectivity
Professional Looks
Bluetooth Connectivity

Kind of Camera

The Camcorder is purpose-built for long video recording sessions to capture your memories and special occasions.

Photography Skillset

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-X1000E will satisfy your needs.

Video skill level

Casual videos - If the technicalities involved in altering video settings are not a priority, then this Panasonic device is a very good option!


Video Scenarios

Streaming video live is a great way to share your experiences and this camera from Panasonic provides a couple of connectivity options to help you with this.

The Panasonic HC-X1000E, is a very competent option when it comes to recording occasions and related activities. Also, the presence of its built-in Image stabilizer does help with making your clips look smooth and steady.

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-X1000E is a great companion to have.

For the YouTubers - This is a good choice for your video recordings because in addition to it's excellent Image Sensor Size (5.760 x 4.290 mm mm), it comes with an in-built image stablizer that ensures your shots remain steady.

Other Video needs

Ultra High Definition - you'll be able to capture immersive and highly detailed footage with this camera's 4K capability.

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.

Photo Scenarios

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-X1000E is an easy recommendation for this.

Actions shots are for more engaging than people posing for a photograph at events. The Panasonic HC-X1000E comes with Auto Focus Tracking which helps ensure people in motion still look sharp in your photos.

Taking photos while underwater is a lot of fun. You'll be able to bathe the subject of your photograph with the colours and hues only found when taking shots in an aquatic environment.

As you make trips around the world, every moment tells a story. For this, a good camera is crucial and the HC-X1000E 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^*}

To capture mother nature in her full beauty requires a good eye and a camera that can adequately handle landscape scenarios. This model from Panasonic is good fit as it's got the ability to focus on multiple parts of your picture frame.

Other considerations

Sometimes carrying cables about just so you can move your photos across the devices can be a pain. Good thing this particular model comes with Wi-Fi.


This device showcases a refined taste in mobile devices due to clean lines and a premium look.

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Product Description

Looking to enter the world of 4K but unwilling to compromise on mobility? The Panasonic HC-X1000E has your name written all over it. Featuring a robust 1/2.3"" MOS sensor and two built-in Venus processing engines, the HC-X1000E delivers 4K resolution for dazzling video quality with sharp details and lifelike colours. Not only does this shoulder camera record memories as vivid as they happen, but versatile frame rates enable for unlimited creative freedom. Record in 60 frames per second for incredibly smooth motion throughout all the footage, whereas a true 24 frames per second makes for an authentic cinema look. This versatility extends to the bit rates and recording formats as well, allowing it to effortlessly adapt to any and all workflows. Whether you're filming a documentary, creating a school project or covering formal event, you'll appreciate the agile body that houses this outstanding video performance. This makes the HC-X1000E the ideal camera for shoots where mobility is a must.

Technical Specifications

Panasonic HC-X1000E Black - HC-X1000E Technical Specifications
Specification Description
Camcorder Type Shoulder camcorder
Product Colour Black
Camera File System DCF, Exif 2.2
Image Formats Supported JPG
Minimum Illumination 4 lx
White Balance Auto
Auto Focus Yes
Auto Focus (AF) Lock Yes
Focus Adjustment Auto/Manual
Manual Focus Yes
Camera Shutter Speed 0.125 - 0.000125 s
Continuous Shooting Mode Yes
4K Video Capable Yes
Camcorder Media Type SDHC, SDXC
HD Type Full HD
Live stream capable 1
Maximum Video Resolution 4096 x 2160 pixels
Speakers Dynamic
Video Formats Supported AVCHD, MOV, MP4
Video Recording Yes
Video Resolutions 1280 x 720, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 3840 x 2160, 4096 x 2160 pixels
Audio Formats Supported AAC, LPCM, MP4
Audio System Dolby Digital 2.0
Built-in Microphone Yes
Built-in Speaker(s) Yes
Headphone Output Type 3.5 mm
Headphone Outputs 1
Microphone Operation Mode Stereo
XLR In Yes
Lens System
Digital Zoom 10 x
Filter Size 49 mm
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) 30.8 ― 626 mm
Focal Length Range (f-f) 4.08 - 81.6 mm
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 626 mm
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 30.8 mm
Optical Zoom 20 x
Camcorder Tape Type N
Compatible Memory Cards SDHC, SDXC
Disc Types Supported N
Built-in Display Yes
Display LCD
Display Diagonal 3.5 "
Display Resolution (numeric) 1152000 pixels
Vari-angle LCD Display Yes
Electronic Viewfinder Yes
Viewfinder Screen Size 0.45 "
Viewfinder Type Electronic
Effective Megapixels (movie) 8.85 MP
Image Sensor Size 1/2.3
Image Sensor Size (W X H) 5.760 x 4.290 mm
Optical Sensor Size 1/2.3 "
Sensor Format Cropped
Sensor Type BSI
Total Megapixels 18.91 MP
Technical Details
Image Stabilizer Type Hybrid
Other Features
Effective Megapixels (image) 8.85 MP
Stabilizer Yes
Ports & Interfaces
HDMI Ports Quantity Yes
USB 3.0 (3.1 Gen 1) Type-A Ports Quantity 2
Battery Capacity 5800 mAh
Near Field Communication (NFC) Yes
Wi-Fi Yes
Wi-Fi Standards b/g/n
Weight & Dimensions
Depth 315 mm
Height 170 mm
Weight 1550 g
Width 160 mm
Picture Quality
Maximum Image Resolution 4096 x 2160 pixels
Still Image Resolution(s) 4096 x 2160, 3840 x 2160, 1920 x 1080
Memory Slots 2