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Panasonic HC-V210

alaTest has collected and analyzed 190 reviews of Panasonic HC-V210. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the image quality and zoom. The price and portability also get good feedback. There are some negative comments about the reliability and viewfinder.

usability, portability, price, zoom, image quality

durability, viewfinder, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic HC-V210 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 70 user reviews of Panasonic HC-V210 from The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on People really like the image quality and zoom. The price and portability are also appreciated, but there are some negative views about the color and reliability.

usability, portability, price, zoom, image quality

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic V210 Full HD Camcorder - Black (10 MP, 1920 x 1080P, 1MOS Sensor, 72x Intelligent Zoom) 2.7 inch LCDPanasonic V210 Full HD Camcorder - Black (10 MP, 1920 x 1080P, 1MOS Sensor, 72x Intelligent Zoom) 2.7 inch LCD

Oct, 2016

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Panasonic HC-V210


A £200 camcorder with features nicked from the top models.

Good image quality, Keen price, Capable optical image stabilisation

No WiFi features, SD card slot on base of unit, Mediocre still image abilities

Jul, 2013

Consumer review by: Iris (

Panasonic HC-V210


easy to use,im 66 and usually have great difficulty but I found instruction and camera painless, its light.too hold,and I would recommend it to any age group

haven't found any

Nov, 2013

Consumer review by: Claire (

Panasonic HC-V210


We have just received this having read in WhichThis was great value for money & we have to agree. So far very impressed. We didn't want an over complicated camera for recording family life, something basic, light & compact to carry in my handbag. I...

None to date

Oct, 2013

Product Specifications


Audio formats supported:AAC
Audio system:STEREO
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes


Battery Capacity:1940
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery voltage:3.6
Number of Batteries Supported:1


3D: No
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Camera playback:movie, single image
Minimum illumination:1
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
Supported aspect ratios:16:9


Colour of product:Black / White
Tripod mountable: Yes


Built-in Display: Yes
Display diagonal:6.86
Display resolution (numeric):230400


Built-in Flash: No


Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):10 / 2.2 / 2.20
Effective megapixels (movie):2.2 / 2.20
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 5.8
Sensor Type:MOS
Total MegaPixels:2.51

Lens System

Digital Zoom:100 / 2500
Focal length range (f-f):2.35 - 89.3
Image stabilizer: Yes
Interchangeable lens: No
Maximum aperture number:4.2
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):136.5
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):3.23
Optical Zoom:38


Near Field Communication (NFC): No
Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Photo mode: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Bundled software:HD Writer LE 2.0
Cables included:AC, HDMI, USB / HDMI
Included memory card size:16
Memory Card Included:SDHC
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes

Ports & interfaces

S-Video Out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Shutter speed (video):1/25 - 1/8000 / 1/30 - 1/8000

Still image

Image formats supported:JPG
Maximum image resolution:4224 x 2376
Still image resolution(s):1920 x 1080,4224 x 2376


Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Camera file system:DCF, Exif 2.2
Compatible memory cards:SD, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported: No
Memory slots:1


HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Video formats supported:AVCHD, H.264, MP4, MPEG4 / H.264, MPEG4 / MPEG4
Video Resolutions:640 x 360,1920 x 1080 / 640 x 360,960 x 540,1920 x 1080 / 960 x 540,1920 x 1080


Viewfinder Type: No

Weight & Dimensions

Height :6

White balance

Indoor white balance: Yes
White Balance:Auto, Cloudy, Sunny