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Panasonic HDC-TM900K
Panasonic HDC-SD800
Panasonic HDC-HS60
Panasonic HDC-HS100
Sony HVR-Z7
Panasonic HDC-TM900K Camcorder
Panasonic HDC-SD800 Camcorder
Panasonic HDC-HS60 High Definition Flash Media  Hard Drive Camcorder
Panasonic HDC-HS100 60GB Hard Drive HD Camcorder
Sony HVR-Z7U DV Camcorder
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Release Date
Jan 2011
Apr 2011
Jan 2010
Sep 2008
Jun 2003
Recording Format
Flash Media, High Definition, AVC, H.264, MPEG
Flash Media, High Definition
Flash Media, High Definition, Hard Drive
High Definition, Hard Drive, AVCHD
DV, High Definition
CCD Quantity
3.0
3.0
3.0
3.0
3.0
HDD Size
32.0 GB
120.0 GB
60.0 GB
Optical Zoom
12.0 x
12.0 x
25.0 x
12.0 x
12.0 x
Recording System
NTSC
NTSC
NTSC
PAL
NTSC
Camcorder Type
Digital
Digital
Digital
Digital
Digital
Memory Still Resolution
14.2 MegaPixels
2.63 MegaPixels
5.04 MegaPixels
2.1 MegaPixels
Recordable Media
Flash Media
Flash Media, High Definition
High Definition, Hard Drive, AVCHD
DV, High Definition
Use
Video
Video

Generally excellent video quality and a straightforward.

Zoom mic function is poor.

No one-touch uploading

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infuriating design problem

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Great camcorder for electronic news gathering and independent filmmaking alike