Panasonic has always been a trusted name in handheld cameras, and the company continues to develop new and innovative products for enthusiasts and professionals. Their latest addition to their line of camcorders is a major breakthrough by anyone’s standards.
As a camcorder designed to surpass its predecessor, the Panasonic AG-DVX200 has better and more impressive features. It dubs itself as the world’s first lens-integrated 4K/60p camcorder with a 4/3-type large format sensor. This may not mean much to the uninitiated, but video production professionals know that this camcorder will do more than a good job in capturing stunning images and videos.
Packed with amazing features, it is the perfect weapon of choice for shooting documentary, live events, concerts and even reality TV. Yes, it will produce professional videos, even when the person behind the lens is not.
Design & Features
As 4K handheld cameras go, the Panasonic AG-DVX200 is pretty lightweight and easy to carry and handle. It boasts of mobility that does wonders when paired with its 4K quality. Talk about recording videos on the go without the blurring or stabilization concerns.
The camcorder has a carbon-black textured body for easier and better grip. The crimson coloring against the black body provides a fine example of how crisp, stark and vivid the images will be. The color scheme is a reflection of the camera’s expressive capability.
The placement of the user buttons, and the rest of the parts also make for ease of operation and management.
As for connectivity, connecting the Panasonic AG-DVX200 to external devices is made easy with USB 3.0, SDI and HDMI ports. Offload recordings to a computer or USB 3.0 storage, and watch playback on a range of monitors, respectively.