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Panasonic e.cam NV GS180

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Excellent

ProExcellent video

ConsNo stabilisation in widescreen

The Panasonic 180 is the "entry level" 3CCD camcorder from Panasonic. I bought mine from Currys at just under £300. For me, picture quality is the one essential that a camcorder must deliver, and the Panasonic 3CCD cameras deliver tjhis in spades. The pictures you can get from the cheapest in the...

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“Panasonic NV-GS180”

published 18/09/2008

ProBest value for money QUALITY Video + Great Price =...

ConsSoftware is not the best out there. But you can us...

The Panasonic NV-GS180... Having a 3CCD camcorder is the best thing in the camcorder world. 3CCD is the technology used in news/TV cameras to give you that crystal clear cut video!!! And i must say, this camera is the best i have seen around, for the price as well as the quality. It has plenty of...

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published 12/01/2007

ProGood Value Product

ConsNone

This is a good quality product that offers good value for money in the very short term. Although as with most electronic products, the value will deteriorate over time and should be able to get a cheaper version next year. It's a great little device with plenty of features that I would highly...

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Prosmall, light, excellent picture quality, 3 CCD, zo...

Consstuggles in low light

I bought this camera for holidays and family occasions. I already own several broadcast quality cameras, which are all too bulky for domestic use. Two things attracted me to this camera 3CCD chip technology - 1 chip for each primary colour - most domestic camcorders only have 1. and; The price...

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Product Information : Panasonic e.cam NV GS180

Manufacturer's product description

Panasonic's vision of the digital future is driven by the needs and aspirations of its business customers and millions of consumers around the world who use its products every day. The company shares their dream to live a fuller life by providing ways of working smarter and enjoying the rewards of technological advances.

Product Details

Product Description: Panasonic e.cam NV-GS180 - camcorder - Mini DV, Panasonic NV-GS180EF-S - camcorder - Mini DV, Panasonic e.cam NV-GS180B - camcorder - Mini DV, Panasonic e.cam NV-GS180EB-S - camcorder - Mini DV

Product Type: Camcorder

Media Type: Mini DV

Sensor Resolution: 800 Kpix

Lens System: 10 x zoom lens - 2.45 - 24.5 mm - f/1.8, 10 x zoom lens - 2.45 - 24.5 mm - f/1.8-2.3, 10 x zoom lens - 2.45 - 24.5 mm - f/1.8-2.8

Focus Adjustment: Automatic, manual

Image Stabiliser: Electronic

Viewfinder: LCD monitor - colour, LCD monitor - 0.33" - colour

Display: LCD display - 2.5"

Supported Battery: 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 640 mAh ( included )

AV Interfaces: Composite video, S-Video

Dimensions (WxDxH): 7.1 cm x 12.3 cm x 7.3 cm

Weight: 410 g

Memory Card Slot: SD card

Digital Zoom: 500 x

Colour: Silver

General

MPN: NV-GS180, NV-GS180EF-S, NV-GS180B, NV-GS180EB-S

Product Type: Camcorder

Camcorder Sensor Resolution: 800 Kpix

Camcorder Media Type: Mini DV

Optical Sensor Type: CCD

Optical Sensor Size: 1/6"

Optical Zoom: 10 x

Video Recording Modes: SP, LP

Faders: White fader, black fader

Image Stabiliser: Electronic

AV Interfaces: Composite video, S-Video

Digital Zoom: 500 x

Image Recording Format: JPEG

Enclosure Colour: Silver

Exposure & White Balance

Exposure Modes: Programme, automatic, manual

Shooting Programs: Spotlight, portrait mode, surf & snow, low light, sports mode

White Balance: Automatic, presets

Max Shutter Speed: 1/8000 sec

Min Shutter Speed: 1/25 sec

White Balance Presets: Indoor, outdoor

Min Illumination: 1 lux

Lens System

Type: 10 x zoom lens - 2.45 - 24.5 mm - f/1.8, 10 x zoom lens - 2.45 - 24.5 mm - f/1.8-2.3, 10 x zoom lens - 2.45 - 24.5 mm - f/1.8-2.8

Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera: 41 - 410mm, 47.1 - 471mm

Focus Adjustment: Automatic, manual

Zoom Adjustment: Automatic

Filter Size: 37 mm

Additional Features

DV input: Yes

Additional Features: Backlight compensation

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: LCD monitor

Viewfinder Colour Support: Colour

Viewfinder Resolution: 113,000 pixels

Viewfinder Diagonal Size: 0.33"

Display

Type: 2.5" LCD display

Resolution: 113,000 pixels

Display Features: Rotating

Microphone

Microphone Operation Mode: Stereo

Microphone Features: Wind noise reduction

Connections

Connector Type: 1 x S-Video output ¦ 1 x composite video/audio output ¦ 1 x microphone ¦ 1 x headphones ¦ 1 x USB 2.0 ¦ 1 x IEEE 1394 (FireWire/i.LINK) ¦ 1 x accessory shoe

Memory Card Slot: SD card

Software

Software: MotionDV STUDIO, Drivers & Utilities, MotionDV STUDIO

System Requirements for PC Connection

Operating System Support: MS Windows XP, MS Windows 2000

Miscellaneous

Included Accessories: Camcorder shoulder strap, lens cap, USB cable, audio / video cable, IR remote control, power adapter with battery charger

Battery

Details: 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 640 mAh ( included )

Battery Type: Panasonic CGR-DU06

Dimensions & Weight

Width: 7.1 cm

Depth: 12.3 cm

Height: 7.3 cm

Weight: 410 g

Memory / Storage

Memory Card Slot: SD card

Supported Memory Cards: MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card

Image Storage: Fine JPEG 1760 x 1320 : 4 - with 8MB card ¦ Fine JPEG 1280 x 960 : 9 - with 8MB card ¦ Fine JPEG 640 x 480 : 45 - with 8MB card

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