Panasonic HC-V500 Specifications

Panasonic HC-V500

Part Number: HC-V500K

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    2.1 in
  • Depth
    4.7 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    8 oz
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    MOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/5.8"
  • Digital Zoom
    50 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    HA, HE, HG, HX
  • Image Processor
    Crystal Engine PRO
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Face Detection AF/AE, Face Recognition
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, iFrame
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.5 pixels
  • Effective Video Resolution
    1.3 pixels
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    1.3 Megapixel
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    3 pixels
  • Analogue Video Format
    NTSC
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (HYBRID O.I.S. +)
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Video Recording Modes
    HA, HG, HX, HE
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Image Stabilizer
    Optical (HYBRID O.I.S. +)
  • Optical Zoom
    38 x
  • Services and Applications
    YouTube capture mode
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    1 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, program, shutter-priority
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, indoor, sunlight
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/30 sec

Display

  • Display Format
    230,400 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    A/V cable, USB cable, power adapter

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    32.4 m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-4.2
  • Features
    built-in lens shield
  • Optical Zoom
    38 x
  • Min Focal Length
    2.35 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    89.3 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 13Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 9Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 5Mbps
    iFrame - 960 x 540 - 30 fps - 28Mbps
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Additional Features

  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    2D to 3D conversion, auto power save, automatic display brightness adjustment, backlight compensation, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, Auto Ground-Directional Standby (AGS), Intelligent Auto (iA), Intelligent Contrast Control, Intelligent Resolution Technology, Intelligent Scene Selector, Pre-Rec function, Touch & Shoot technology, USB charging

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control, wind noise reduction, zoom

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Panasonic HD Writer AE 4.0

Battery

  • Battery Life Details
    Video recording - 1.8 hours ( HD resolution )
  • Battery Type
    Panasonic VW-VBK180
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1790 mAh ( included )

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7, MS Windows 7 64-bit Edition, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.1 in
  • Depth
    4.7 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    8 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Where to Buy

Panasonic HC-V500

Part Number: HC-V500K
MSRP: $399.99 Low Price: $599.00 See all prices