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Panasonic HC-V500

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Panasonic’s HC-V500 utilizes a 38x optical zoom lens, a 3-inch wide LCD touchscreen display with 230k-dot resolution, and a 1/5.8″, 1.5-megapixel MOS image sensor. For storage, the HC-V500 offers a media slot for microSD/SDHC/SDXC memory cards. Full 1080p HD video recording is enabled on the HC-V500. Other features include optical image stabilization technology, 6 preset white balance modes, and a hi-speed USB 2.0 connectivity option.

Features List:

  • 38x optical zoom lens
  • 3-inch LCD touchscreen display with 230k-dot resolution
  • 1.5-megapixel MOS image sensor
  • microSD/SDHC/SDXC media slot
  • Full 1080p HD video recording enabled
  • Optical image stabilization technology
  • USB 2.0

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