The combination of the newly developed High Sensitivity
Sensor and the Crystal Engine PRO, with its superb noise
reduction performance, records bright, high-quality, and
low-noise images in both bright and dim lighting situations.
Beautiful images can be recorded under a variety of
situations, including indoor shooting and night scenery
28mm Wide-Angle* and Intelligent 50x Zoom
The wide shooting range expands the breadth of photographic expression, extending from 28mm wide
angle to Intelligent 50x zooming. This makes it possible to capture everything from panoramic scenery to
telephoto images for obtaining dynamic images of subjects at a distance.
* 35mm camera equivalent.
Real Time Broadcasting
with Full-HD Recording
Built-in Wi-Fi® function enables Real Time Broadcasting of
important events via Ustream, while recording images in
Full-HD. This lets users deliver live images to people with
Internet access around the world. There is also a function
to send e-mail to notify the start of streaming to
preregistered e-mail addresses.
Without bothersome initial settings, NFC (Near Field
Communication) lets you connect a smartphone or tablet
to the camcorder in one touch.
Even without NFC, you can use QR code to make Wi-Fi®
settings quickly and easily.
• The appropriate pairing position of devices varies
depending on the products.
• This function can be used with the NFC compatible device.
Crystal Engine Pro
The Crystal Engine Pro instantly processes the huge
amount of data that goes into Full-HD images, and further
enhances Full-HD quality. It produces smooth,
high-resolution zoom shots even when the range exceeds
the limit for optical zooming. Crystal Engine Pro clearly
delineates even the tiniest details of your subject, with
extremely natural beauty.
5-Axis HYBRID O.I.S. + with Level Shot Function
The HC-V720M is also equipped with Level Shot Function, in addition to the 5-Axis HYBRID O.I.S. +. Level Shot Function automatically detects and corrects the tilting of captured images. It records more horizontal images even when shooting in an unstable or awkward position such as low angle or high angle shooting.
1080 TV Lines Horizontal
Horizontal resolution of 1080 TV lines* makes it possible to shoot high-resolution Full-HD images that express even extremely small details.
* According to the JEITA ITE chart and CIPA (for digital cameras) ISO 12233 resolution chart.
Monitor and record when you are away from home with high-quality live video, and speak to your family or pets using your smartphone or tablet.
By using the dedicated Panasonic Image App, you can
remotely check audio recording, zoom IN/OUT and shutter
ON/OFF, while viewing the live image on a smartphone or
and Easy Share
You can enjoy Highlight Playback with a smartphone or tablet right after shooting. Favourite scenes can be shared on SNS with simple drag and drop operation.
Wireless TV Playback
An access point at home can be used to transfer data wirelessly to the TV or a tablet in the living room, or other rooms in the home. You can play back images on the large-screen display*.
* The wireless access point (router) is required.
By using the Eye-Fi™ card, you can save files recorded on the card on a PC, or upload them to SNS via a wireless network. You can also directly transport the data to your device (smartphone, tablet etc.) without connecting another access point.
• The functions of the Eye-Fi™ card (including
wireless transmission) are not guaranteed to work on
this product. In the case of a malfunction of the card,
please contact the card manufacturer.
• To use the Eye-Fi™ card, permission from the
national or regional government is required. Do not
use if you have not obtained permission. If you are
unsure as to whether use is permitted, please check
with card manufacturer.
• Install the software supplied with the Eye-Fi™
card in advance on your PC, and configure the
Eye-Fi™ settings. (For settings methods etc.,
please read the card operating instructions or
consult the card manufacturer)
Filter effects – Miniature Effect, 8mm Movie, Silent Movie and Time Lapse Recording – make it possible to shoot impressive video recordings that are matched to the shooting situation.
5.1ch Surround Sound System
This model is equipped with multiple electret condenser microphones.
They help capture the sound source and distance accurately to get more
3-dimensional effect. You get a realistic sound space that's a perfect
match with the true-to-life HD images. The New Wind Noise Canceller
optimizes the level of the low-cut filter to match the noise volume,
effectively reducing the noise to enable clear audio recording.
In high resolution, 20.4-megapixel still
pictures* come out extremely beautiful. * For images recorded with a 16:9 aspect ratio.
3.0-inch Wide Touch LCD
The easy-to-view 7.5 cm / 3.0" wide LCD screen allows
intuitive fingertip touch-operation. When shooting, you can
use Touch Shutter to automatically focus when shooting
still images by simply touching the subject on the screen.
For playback, you can also change thumbnail pages by
sliding a fingertip across the screen. You get smooth,
intuitive operation and don't have to take your eyes off of
the LCD screen.
iA (intelligent Auto) /
iA Plus Mode
This powerful function senses the shooting conditions and
automatically makes the settings and activates functions
that deliver optimal results. In addition, the iA Plus Mode
enables you to adjust exposure compensation and white
balance by just push the button on the LCD.
Plug and Copy
to External HDD
Recorded data can be easily copied to an HDD without
having to use a PC.
• In the following cases, a USB HDD cannot be
used by connecting it to this unit
- A USB HDD with a capacity of below 160 GB or
above 2 TB
- When a USB HDD has two or more partitions
- If a USB HDD is in a format other than FAT32
- When connected by using a USB hub
- When a USB HDD is not a desktop type
LED Video Light
The video light makes it easier to focus when you are
recording in dark places where it is hard to focus.
Images that were shot in 2D can be easily transformed into 3D images with the 2D to 3D Conversion function, by simply connecting the camcorder to a 3D compatible TV with an HDMI cable.
HYBRID O.I.S. + and Level Shot function
HYBRID O.I.S. + uses five-axis correction to thoroughly suppress blurring all the way.
Panasonic Imaging Products Wi-Fi Solutions – UNWIRE YOUR CREATIVITY -
Panasonic LUMIX digital cameras and camcorders are offering a variety of extensive functions via Wi-Fi to enrich your shooting experience.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Real Time Broadcasting
Built-in Wi-Fi function enables Real Time Broadcasting of important events via Ustream, while recording images in Full-HD.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Home Monitoring
When you are away from home, you can monitor and record there with high-quality live video using your smartphone or tablet.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – One-touch Connection with NFC
NFC (Near Field Communication) changes a smartphone / tablet into a remote controller by just touching the camera with them.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Remote Shooting
With the "Panasonic Image App", you can utilize a smartphone / tablet as controller to zoom, set the focus and shoot from a distance
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Remote View
Playing back to confirm the image is possible so that you can continue shooting right at the spot.
Panasonic Wi-Fi Features – Easy Share
You can instantly upload and share your images on an SNS (Social Networking Service) using the "Panasonic Image App" on a smartphone / tablet.