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Panasonic HM-TA20 review

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Product Type
Digital Camcorder
Maximum Video Resolution
1920 x 1080
Touchscreen
Yes
Number of Image Sensors
1
Effective Image Resolution
5.1 Megapixel
Effective Video Resolution
2.9 Megapixel
HDMI
Yes
Recording Media
Memory Card
Image Stabilization
Electronic
Digital Zoom
4x
Brand Name
Panasonic
Screen Size
7.6 cm (3")
Video Formats
AVCHD
Recording Formats
Full HD
Built-in Devices
Speaker, Microphone, Video Light
Green Compliant
Yes
Green Compliance Certificate/Authority
REACH, WEEE
Image Sensor Size
1/4.1"
Maximum Image Resolution
3264 x 2448
Maximum Frame Rate
30 fps
Battery Rechargeable
Yes
Battery Included
Yes
Audio Channels
Stereo
Display Screen Type
LCD
Image Sensor Type
Live MOS
Total Camcorder Resolution
5.3 Megapixel
Maximum Video Lines
1080
Progressive Scan
Yes
USB
Yes
Focal Length (35mm Equivalent)
59 mm to 59 mm
Memory Card Supported
Secure Digital High Capacity (SDHC) Card, Secure Digital (SD) Card, Secure Digital Extended Capacity (SDXC)
Height
112 mm
Width
64.3 mm
Depth
17.7 mm
Colour
Orange
Video System
PAL
Focal Length
4.10 mm
Image Formats
JPEG
Audio Formats
AAC
Focus Modes
Auto
Manufacturer
Panasonic
Product Model
HM-TA20
Product Name
HM-TA20 High Definition Digital Camcorder
Aperture Range
f/2.8
Aspect Ratio
16:9
Manufacturer Part Number
HM-TA20EB-D
Manufacturer Website Address
http://www.panasonic.co.uk
Marketing Information

The HM-TA20 is equipped with Night View Mode, which lets you shoot with twice the brightness of the previous model. When shooting, this function automatically detects dark scenes and the mode selector button lights up on the LCD screen. Simply press the button to start shooting with Night View Mode. And you can shoot clear images with minimal noise even in dark scenes, such as dimly lit indoor shots or party scenes.

Package Contents
  • HM-TA20 High Definition Digital Camcorder
  • Rechargeable Battery Pack
  • USB Cable
  • Software Media HD Writer PE2.0
  • Stylus Pen
  • Tripod Stand
Display Resolution
230400 Pixel
Limited Warranty
1 Year
Weight (Approximate)
153 g
White Balance Modes

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