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Panasonic NV DS 29

alaTest has collected and analyzed 36 reviews of Panasonic NV DS 29. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People are impressed by the zoom and image quality. The usability and portability are also mentioned favorably. There are some critical views about the battery and reliability, while there are some mixed views about the durability.

price, portability, usability, image quality, zoom

color, reliability, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic NV DS 29 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 75/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Panasonic NV DS 29

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Panasonic NV DS 29 from Amazon.co.uk. 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 Amazon.co.uk. Opinions about the size and design are generally positive. The image quality and zoom also get good feedback, whereas many are negative about the reliability and price.

portability, zoom, image quality, design, size

durability, price, reliability

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

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic NV DS29 DV CamcorderPanasonic NV DS29 DV Camcorder

Sep, 2016

Consumer review by: modeuk (dooyoo.co.uk)

Panasonic NV DS29EG : A really good easy to use digital camera

 

Well, I found this camera easy to use . It looks great and comes with a comprehensive manual. Although I found the scren a bit fiddly to open , the screen is excellent .Not only that but you can rotate the screen around 180 degrees , the kids like...

Sep, 2004

Consumer review by: modeuk (dooyoo.co.uk)

Panasonic NV-DS29EG: A really good easy to use digital camera

 

Well, I found this camera easy to use . It looks great and comes with a comprehensive manual. Although I found the scren a bit fiddly to open , the screen is excellent .Not only that but you can rotate the screen around 180 degrees , the kids like...

Sep, 2004

Consumer review by: modeuk (dooyoo.co.uk)

Panasonic NV-DS29: A really good easy to use digital camera

 

Well, I found this camera easy to use . It looks great and comes with a comprehensive manual. Although I found the scren a bit fiddly to open , the screen is excellent .Not only that but you can rotate the screen around 180 degrees , the kids like...

light weight, easy to use, good screen

no case, screen opening a bit fiddly

Sep, 2004

Product Specifications

NVDS29B is a state-of-the-art digital video camera with super image stabilizer. It combines an eye-catching design and a high functionality with the comfort you need. NVDS29B features 800, 000-pixel CCD; 10x optical, 500x digital zoom, 2.5-inch LCD monitor, 0-lux Nightview, and more.

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Run Time (Up To):60min

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes

Camera Flash

Type: None

Configuration

3 Chip Technic: No
Image Stabiliser:Electronical Image Stabiliser

Connectivity

Digital Input: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
HDMI: No
HDMI PORT: No
USB: No
USB Interface: No
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:18.8cm
Height:8.8cm
Weight:0.6kg
Width:7.4cm

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.5in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.4cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Low light / Portrait mode / Sports mode / Spotlight / Surf & snow

General Features

3D: No
Format:MiniDV
Handheld Position:Horizontal
Product Type:TRAD. CAMCORDER
Resolution:Standard Definition
Type:Camcorder

Header

Localization:English
Manufacturer:Panasonic
Model:DS29B
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Panasonic NV

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/1.8
Max Focal Length:36mm
Min Focal Length:3.6mm
Optical Zoom:10
Type:Zoom lens

Miscellaneous

Colour:Black / Silver

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:400Kpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:800Kpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/4"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):6.4 mm ( 1/4" ) / 6.4 mm ( 1/4 )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabiliser:Electronic

Recording

HD Video Format:Not Applicable
Recording Format:4:3

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Analogue Video Format:PAL
Digital Zoom:500
Faders:Black fader
Media Type:Mini DV
Special Effects:Gain-up / Mirror / Mix / Mosaic / Picture-in-Picture / Slim / Stretch / Strobe / Tracer / Wipe
Type:Camcorder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Colour Support:Black & white
Viewfinder Type:LCD monitor