Panasonic's SDR-S70/K Camcorder is an entry level standard definition camcorder that helps ease you into video recording. Aside from featuring flash memory storage using the built-in SD/SDHC/SDXC memory card slot, the S70 also has a multitude of user-friendly shooting controls that take the guesswork out of shooting video. And functions that are the new standard for video recording, like optical image stabilization and optical zoom, 78x Enhanced optical zoom to be exact, are also hallmarks of the S70. As are the 33mm wide-angle lens and a 2.7" LCD.
When it comes to those shooting controls the Intelligent Auto function takes the guesswork out of shooting. This function automatically selects the settings needed for a particular situation, allowing you to focus on the moment. Other controls that provide automatic control on the part of the camera include Advanced Optical Image Stabilization, Intelligent Contrast Control, Face Detection and many others. When you let the camera take over, there's no worry about getting the shot right!
Once you're done shooting and you're ready to share what you've shot, the S70 comes with Panasonic's VideoCam Suite 3.5 editing software. Not only does this software help you to edit your video, but it also helps you upload to social networking sites like Facebook and YouTube, ensuring that you'll get that unforgettable moment up on the web in no time flat.
Enhanced (Optical): 78x
|Recording Media||SD/SDHC, SDXC|
|Recording Time SD||4GB: XP: 50 minutes; SP: 1 hour, 40 minutes; LP: 3 hours, 20 minutes
16GB: XP: 3 hours, 30 minutes; SP: 7 hours; LP: 14 hours
32GB: XP: 7 hours; 30 minutes; SP: 15 hours; LP: 30 hours
64GB: XP: 15 hours; SP: 30 hours; LP: 60 hours, 30 minutes
|Video Format||Standard Definition MPEG AVC/H.264: 525 x (60 fps)|
|Still Image Resolution||JPEG: 0.3 Megapixel, 640 x 480
JPEG: 0.2 Megapixel, 640 x 360
|Lux||5 (1/30 Low Light mode)
2 (Color Night Record mode)
|Built-in Light/Flash||Light - No
Flash - No
1x USB 2.0
|System Requirements||Windows: XP (SP3), Vista, 7, Pentium 4 2.0GHz Processor or greater
Mac: OS X 10.6.3, Core 2 Duo Processor or greater
|Battery||Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Battery Pack|
|Dimensions (W x H x D)||2.16 x 2.52 x 4.22" / 54.86 x 64.01 x 107.19mm|
|Weight||0.47 lb / 213g|