Model PVDV852

    Panasonic Palmcorder PV-DV852

    Specs

    General

    • Depth
      7.8 in
    • Camcorder Media Type
      Mini DV
    • Optical Sensor Type
      CCD
    • Optical Sensor Size
      1/3.8"
    • Digital Zoom
      200 x
    • Video Recording Modes
      LP, SP
    • System
      TTL contrast detection
    • Digital Video Format
      MPEG-4
    • Image Recording Format
      JPEG
    • Interfaces Provided
      S-Video, component video
    • Image Stabilizer
      optical
    • Shooting Modes
      digital photo mode, frame movie mode
    • Image Recording Format
      JPEG
    • Digital Zoom
      200x
    • Digital Scene Transition
      Black fader
    • Optical Sensor Size
      1/3.8"
    • Optical Zoom
      10x
    • Video Recording Modes
      SP, LP
    • Auto Focus
      TTL contrast detection
    • Digital Video Format
      MPEG-4
    • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
      1.0 MP
    • Optical Sensor Type
      CCD
    • Manufacturer
      Panasonic

    Exposure & White Balance

    • Min Illumination
      12 lux
    • Exposure Modes
      aperture-priority, automatic, program, shutter-priority
    • Shooting Programs
      hi-speed shutter, low light, portrait mode, sports mode, spotlight, surf & snow
    • Special Effects
      Gain-up, Mirror, Mix, Mosaic, Multi-Picture, Negative, Picture-in-Picture, Sepia, Solarization, Strobe, Trail, Wipe
    • White Balance
      automatic, custom, presets
    • White Balance Presets
      fluorescent, halogen, outdoor
    • Max Shutter Speed
      1/8000 sec
    • Min Shutter Speed
      1/60 sec
    • Min Shutter Speed
      1/60 sec
    • White Balance
      Custom, automatic, presets
    • Special Effects
      Wipe, Solarization, Negative, Sepia, Mosaic, Trail, Mirror, Gain-up, Mix, Picture-in-Picture, Multi-Picture, Strobe
    • Shooting Programs
      Spotlight, portrait mode, hi-speed shutter, surf & snow, low light, sports mode
    • Max Shutter Speed
      1/8000 sec
    • Exposure Modes
      Program, automatic, aperture-priority, shutter-priority
    • Min Illumination
      12 lux
    • White Balance Presets
      Fluorescent, outdoor, halogen

    Environmental Parameters

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

    Display

    • Display Form Factor
      rotating

    Carrying Case

    • Type
      none

    Camera Flash

    • Type
      pop-up flash
    • Effective Flash Range
      3.3 ft - 8 ft
    • Red Eye Reduction
      Yes
    • Features
      flash +/- compensation
    • Camera Flash
      Pop-up flash
    • Flash Modes
      Fill-in mode, auto mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction
    • Features
      Flash +/- compensation

    Miscellaneous

    • Included Accessories
      DC coupler, IR remote control, USB cable, audio / video cable, camcorder shoulder strap, lens cap, power adapter with battery charger

    Lens System

    • Type
      Leica zoom lens - 10x zoom - 3.85 - 38.5 mm - f/1.8
    • Optical Zoom
      10 x
    • Lens Aperture
      f/1.8
    • Min Focal Length
      3.85 mm
    • Max Focal Length
      38.5 mm
    • Focus Adjustment
      automatic, manual
    • Zoom Adjustment
      motorized drive
    • Filter Size
      43 mm
    • Lens Brand
      Leica

    Memory / Storage

    • Included Memory Card
      8 MB SD
    • Image Storage
      Fine JPEG 1280 x 960: 8 - with 8MB card
      Normal JPEG 1280 x 960: 14 - with 8MB card
      Economy JPEG 1280 x 960: 20 - with 8MB card
      Fine JPEG 640 x 480: 45 - with 8MB card
      Normal JPEG 640 x 480: 95 - with 8MB card
      Economy JPEG 640 x 480: 190 - with 8MB card
    • Video Capture
      MPEG-4 - 176 x 144 - 360 sec - with 8MB card
    • Memory Card Slot
      SD card

    Viewfinder

    • Viewfinder Type
      LCD
    • Viewfinder Color Support
      color
    • Viewfinder Type
      Electronic - LCD
    • Viewfinder Color Support
      Color

    Additional Features

    • DV input
      Yes
    • Additional Features
      Built-in speaker, backlight compensation, date/time stamp, analog to digital conversion with pass through
    • Low Lux / Night Mode
      Yes
    • Features
      analog to digital conversion with pass through, backlight compensation, built-in speaker, date/time stamp

    Connections

    • Memory Card Slot
      SD card

    Microphone

    • Microphone Operation Mode
      stereo
    • Microphone Features
      zoom
    • Microphone Operation Mode
      Stereo
    • Microphone Features
      Zoom

    Software

    • Type
      ArcSoft Panorama Maker, ArcSoft PhotoBase, ArcSoft PhotoImpression, ArcSoft PhotoPrinter, Drivers & Utilities
    • Software
      Drivers & Utilities, ArcSoft PhotoImpression, ArcSoft PhotoBase, ArcSoft Panorama Maker, ArcSoft PhotoPrinter

    Battery

    • Technology
      lithium ion
    • Battery Type
      Lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
    • Details
      1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

    Header

    • Brand
      Panasonic
    • Product Line
      Panasonic Palmcorder
    • Model
      PV-DV852
    • Localization
      English
    • Packaged Quantity
      1

    Video Input

    • Type
      Camcorder
    • Camcorder Type
      consumer
    • Min Illumination
      12 lux
    • Digital Zoom
      200 x
    • Digital Video Format
      MPEG-4
    • Image Recording Format
      JPEG
    • Interfaces Provided
      S-Video, component video
    • Camcorder Media Type
      Mini DV
    • Video Recording Modes
      LP, SP
    • Special Effects
      Gain-up, Mirror, Mix, Mosaic, Multi-Picture, Negative, Picture-in-Picture, Sepia, Solarization, Strobe, Trail, Wipe
    • Digital Scene Transition
      black fader
    • Image Stabilizer
      optical
    • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
      Yes
    • Features
      analog to digital conversion with pass through, backlight compensation, built-in speaker, date/time stamp

    Audio Input

    • Audio input type
      microphone
    • Microphone Form Factor
      built-in
    • Microphone technology
      electret condenser

    Exposure Parameters

    • Exposure Modes
      aperture-priority, automatic, program, shutter-priority
    • Shooting Programs
      hi-speed shutter, low light, portrait mode, sports mode, spotlight, surf & snow

    White Balance

    • White Balance
      automatic, custom, presets
    • White Balance Presets
      fluorescent, halogen, outdoor

    Shutter

    • Max Shutter Speed
      1/8000 sec
    • Min Shutter Speed
      1/60 sec

    Auto Focus

    • System
      TTL contrast detection

    Optical Sensor

    • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
      1 megapixels
    • Optical Sensor Type
      CCD
    • Optical Sensor Size
      1/3.8"
    • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
      6.7 mm ( 1/3.8" )
    • Sensor Qty
      1

    Camera Display

    • Type
      LCD display
    • Display Form Factor
      rotating
    • Diagonal Size
      2.5 in
    • Diagonal Size (metric)
      6.4 cm
    • Features
      display brightness control

    Camera Memory

    • Memory Card Form Factor
      SD Memory Card
    • Included Memory Card Capacity
      8 MB
    • Memory Card Slot
      SD card

    Camcorder Features

    • Low Lux / Night Mode
      Yes

    Dimensions & Weight

    • Width
      3 in
    • Depth
      7.8 in
    • Height
      3.4 in
    • Weight
      1.32 lbs

    Service & Support

    • Type
      1 year warranty

    Service & Support Details

    • Type
      limited warranty
    • Service Included
      labor, parts
    • Full Contract Period
      1 year, 90 days

    General

    • Manufacturer
      Panasonic

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