Panasonic HX-WA30 Vs Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V Comparison
ProductsHX-WA30
Panasonic HX-WA30
Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX400V
Prices

Whirlwire Rating368011800
Video Features
Resolutions
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 720p @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
  • 540p @ 30fps
  • 720p @ 120fps
  • 360p @ 240fps
  • 180p @ 480fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 30fps
Progressive N/A
Pre REC N/A
Auto white balance N/A
Recording bitrates
  • 24Mbps
  • 18Mbps
  • 17Mbps
  • 15Mbps
  • 14Mbps
  • 9Mbps
  • 3Mbps
N/A
Recording Format ContainerMP4 N/A
FormatN/A
  • MOV
  • H.264
  • AVCHD
MicrophoneN/A Stereo
SpeakerN/A Mono
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
  • Memory Stick Duo
Storage Slot Amount1 2
Built-in64MB N/A
Still Image
Capture image size9.89 N/A
Continuous shooting mode N/A
Simultaneous Photo Recording N/A
Self timer N/A
Shutter
Maximum shutter speed1/15 N/A
Minimum shutter speed1/10000 N/A
Sensor
TypeCMOS N/A
Size1/2.33 N/A
Megapixels16.4 20.0
Minimum Lux2 N/A
Night Mode N/A
Max ResolutionN/A 5184 x 3888
Other ResolutionsN/A
  • 3
  • 648 × 2736
  • 2592 × 1944
  • 5184 × 3456
  • 3648 × 2432
  • 2592 × 1728
  • 3888 × 3888
  • 2736 × 2736
  • 1920 × 1920
  • 5184 × 2920
  • 3648 × 2056
  • 920 × 1080
  • 7152 x 1080
  • 4912 x 1920
  • 11520 x 1080
Image RatioN/A
  • 1:1
  • 4:3
  • 3:2
  • 16:9
SizeN/A 1/2.3" (6.17 x 4.55 mm)
TypeN/A BSI-CMOS
ProcessorN/A Bionz X
Screen / Viewfinder
LCD Size2.7 N/A
LCD Pixels230,400 N/A
Touchscreen LCD N/A
Brightness adjustment N/A
Articulated LCDN/A
Screen SizeN/A 3.0
Screen PixelsN/A 921,000
Touch ScreenN/A
Screen TypeN/A TFT LCD
Live ViewN/A
Viewfinder TypeN/A Electronic
Viewfinder CoverageN/A 100%
Viewfinder magnificationN/A 8.1
Physical
Dimensions96.6 x 127.2 x 46.2mm 130 x 93 x 103 mm
Weight (grams)269 660
BatteryN/A Battery Pack
Battery ModelN/A NP-BX1
Battery Life (shots)N/A 300
Lens
Optical Zoom5 N/A
Digital Zoom120 N/A
Focal length minimum (mm)4.0 N/A
Focal length maximum (mm)20.0 N/A
Maximum aperture2.8 N/A
Image Stabiliser N/A
Focus
Manual Focus Assist N/A
Auto N/A
Manual N/A
Zoom Rocker N/A
Features
WiFi N/A
Minimum shutter speedN/A 30 sec
Maximum shutter speedN/A 1/4000 sec
Aperture PriorityN/A
Shutter PriorityN/A
Manual Exposure ModeN/A
Exposure ModesN/A
Scene ModesN/A
Built-in FlashN/A
Flash Range (M)N/A 8.5
External FlashN/A
Flash ModesN/A
  • Flash Off
  • Autoflash
  • Fill-flash
  • Slow Sync
  • Advanced Flash
  • Rear Sync
  • Wireless (with optional compliant flash)
Flash X Sync SpeedN/A 1/250 sec
FPSN/A 10
Self-timerN/A
Metering ModesN/A
  • Multi
  • Center-weighted
  • Spot
Exposure CompensationN/A ±2 (at 1/3 EV steps)
AE BracketingN/A ±2
WB BracketingN/A
Orientation SensorN/A
GPSN/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI Out N/A
AV out N/A
Built-in charger N/A
HDMIN/A
WirelessN/A
Remote ControlN/A
Audio
Audio SystemDolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch) N/A
Zoom Microphone N/A
Optics & Focus
AutofocusN/A
  • Contrast Detect (sensor)
  • Multi-area
  • Center
  • Selective single-point
  • Tracking
Digital ZoomN/A 50
Manual FocusN/A
Lens MountN/A Fixed
Focal length minimum (mm)N/A 24
Focal length maximum (mm)N/A 1,200
Optical zoomN/A 50.0
Image
White Balance PresetsN/A 8
Custom White BalanceN/A
Image StabilisationN/A
JPEG Quality LevelsN/A JPEG
Body Type
Body TypeN/A SLR-like (bridge)
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