Panasonic HX-WA2 First Impressions Review
Compression & Media
The WA2 will record using H.264 encoding, with a maximum resolution of 1080/60i, though it's also possible to record in 1080/30p, 720/60p, 720/30p, 480/30p, and iFrame format at 540/30p. Two channel stereo in AAC is the only supported audio recording method.
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Video and still image data may be stored on SD, SDHC, or fast SDXC memory cards. The camcorder will also come with some built-in flash memory, however Panasonic has not yet specified how much internal storage will be available.
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