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Recording in 4K/25fps. (might be for PAL countries only)


50fps at 1080p

100fps at 720p

200fps at 480p

It will also capture up to 30 minutes of video in up to three meters (about 10 feet) of water.


1.5" LCD-screen (115,200 dots) recording unit.

Wi-Fi with NFC

Weight of camera unit 31g.

EIS image stabilization.

Loop-recording

Real Time Broadcasting (UStream)




The HX-A500 is set to arrive in May with a £379.99 (around $626) price tag.


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Nothing wrong with 2160p at 25 frames per second in PAL countries. Obviously if this comes out to NTSC countries, it'll be 30p.


Something to note. That video only came out a few days ago and it's already the most watched video on that channel.
https://www.youtube.com/user/PanasonicImaging/videos?view=0&sort=p&flow=grid

Nearly 77 thousand views.


I'm sure we'll see a Gopro 4k 30p camera soon to respond. Same with Sony since they already have 4K chips in their latest cell phones.



The HX-A500 will cost $400.
 

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Originally Posted by jogiba  /t/1524110/new-panasonic-4k-wearable-camera-hx-a500#post_24542530


Is there a version without a built in battery ?

I mean to say you can not remove the battery so if battery runs out after 1hr of video. you have to stop recording and charge the unit.
 

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Originally Posted by spyker1212  /t/1524110/new-panasonic-4k-wearable-camera-hx-a500#post_24542590


I mean to say you can not remove the battery so if battery runs out after 1hr of video. you have to stop recording and charge the unit.
Ok, just like my Verizon HTC Droid DNA smartphone so I have an external micro USB battery pack.
 

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Originally Posted by jogiba  /t/1524110/new-panasonic-4k-wearable-camera-hx-a500#post_24542628


Ok, just like my Verizon HTC Droid DNA smartphone so I have an external micro USB battery pack.

I have the canon vixia mini it does now allow to connect usb battery pack to continuous record after 1hr (need to connect to ac power). I hope the Panasonic

a500 does allow charging via ubs while recording at same time.
 

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Originally Posted by spyker1212  /t/1524110/new-panasonic-4k-wearable-camera-hx-a500#post_24542590


I mean to say you can not remove the battery so if battery runs out after 1hr of video. you have to stop recording and charge the unit.

Long enough to do quality spying!!
 

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Panasonic actually brought the A500 to NAB, When I approached the booth to check out the GH4, I didn't expect to also see the A500 their as well.

Anyway, it's talked about and shown halfway though my video. Like he said, it'll come in 30 frames per second as well. No different than the AX100 or GH4.
 

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The A500 can shoot in 2160 30p while the A100 can't.
 
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