Panasonic PV-GS19 Camcorder Review



Fast, cheap, and in you're control – the Panasonic PV-GS19 is the best under-$300 (street price) camcorder we’ve seen this year. With an amazing manual control set and video performance nearly identical to its older sibling, the PV-GS35, this is a big winner for the budget-minded consumer.

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  1. Intro
  2. Performance
  3. Format
  4. Tour
  5. Auto / Manual Controls
  6. Still Features
  7. Handling and Use
  8. Audio / Playback / Connectivity
  9. Other Features
  10. Comparisons / Conclusion