The HD Mobile Camera lets you shoot exactly the way you want anytime, anywhere

Versatile Features

Shoot anywhere, anytime.
Tough Design for Active Shooting (HM-TA20 only)

The HM-TA20 is a triple-tough design with waterproofing down to 3 meters for use even in seawater, shock-proofing to withstand a 1.5-meter drop, and a dustproof structure. This tough, compact, easy-to-carry design is ideal for both everyday and highly active use.

* Waterproof: IEC60529 IPX8, Shockproof: MIL-STD-810F METHOD 516.5 SHOCK, Dustproof: IEC60529 IP5X * This does not guarantee no destruction, no malfunction, or waterproofing in all conditions.

Waterproof to a Depth of 3 Meters* (HM-TA20 only)

Take the HM-TA20 underwater as deep as 3 meters and get some great shots in a pool or the ocean. Swim along with tropical fish, capture shots of a beautiful coral reef, or get action footage of a friend snorkeling. Waterproofing also means you can shoot in the rain or snow with no worries.

* IEC60529 IPX8
* This does not guarantee no destruction, no malfunction, or waterproofing in all conditions.

Shockproof for Falls from Up to 1.5 Meters* (HM-TA20 only)

The HM-TA20 is designed to resist damage even if dropped from a height of up to 1.5 meters.* We fortified the outer body casing, making it thicker to improve rigidity and strength. This solid construction makes the HM-TA20 a tough mobile camera.

* MIL-STD-810F METHOD 516.5 SHOCK
* This is not a guarantee of no breakdowns, no malfunctions, or complete waterproofing under all conditions.

Dustproof (HM-TA20 only)

A dustproof design keeps the HM-TA20 safe even if handled with dirty hands or used in a place with swirling dust. The HM-TA20 is protected against sand too, so you can take it to the beach or sports field with no worries. And it's waterproof, so if the body gets dirty you can simply wash it off with water.

* IEC60529 IP5X
* This does not guarantee no destruction, no malfunction, or waterproofing in all conditions.

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Capture bright images even in dimly lit places.
Night View Mode

The HM-TA20/TA2 is equipped with Night View Mode, which lets you shoot with twice the brightness* of the previous model. When shooting, this function automatically detects dark scenes and the mode selector button lights up on the LCD screen. Simply press the button to start shooting with Night View Mode. And you can shoot clear images with minimal noise even in dark scenes, such as dimly lit indoor shots or party scenes.

* Compared with the HM-TA1.

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Intuitive operation, easy viewing.
7.5 cm/3.0-inch Touch Screen

The HM-TA20/TA2 has an easy-to-see 7.5 cm/3.0-inch touch panel with intuitive operation. The touch panel has a simple button layout and is easy to operate. The vertical configuration makes the camera easy to hold for shooting, while the horizontal 7.5 cm/3.0-inch screen simplifies playback. To further increase operating ease, the Rec button is isolated and positioned below the touch panel. So you can simply pick up your mobile camera and start shooting or playback.

You can shoot with intuitive button operation while holding the camera vertically.

Positioning the screen horizontally enables wide, full-screen playback. This makes editing easy too.

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Great for web camera use or when recording stationary images.
Tripod Stand Included

A tripod stand is included with the HM-TA20/TA2. It's handy for web camera use, or to hold the camera still to prevent blurring while shooting.

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Take it everywhere you go. It's snapshot easy!
Compact Size

Even with its compact size and super mobility, the HM-TA20/TA2 lets you shoot Full-HD movies and photos. Just slip it into a pocket or hang it from your wrist. It goes wherever you go. Perfect for capturing everyday fun.

Save your memories, in all their beauty.
Full-HD (1920 x 1080) Recording

Record high-quality Full-HD (1920 x 1080/30p) movies with this handy little compact. Save those fun moments forever in beautiful HD images.

* "Full-HD video with 1920 x 1080 pixels" in Panasonic's home-use high definition mobile camera refers to video recordings with 1920 pixels in the horizontal direction and 1080 pixels in the vertical direction.


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Record lifelike audio.
Voice Recording

The linear PCM (Pulse Code Modulation) system records sounds that are faithful to the original. You can also shoot a photo while recording sounds. Enjoy playing your recorded sounds and photos simultaneously. This is handy for a wide range of applications, including business meetings and lessons.

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Fight hand-shake to record crisp, clear images.
E.I.S. (Electrical Image Stabilizer)

The E.I.S. (Electrical Image Stabilizer) system helps to correct the kind of hand-shake blurring that often happens with compact cameras. Record all the images you want, whether you're shooting while walking, or taking self portraits, without having to worry about blurring.

Get Creative!
Effect Function

Give the image some warmth with Sepia mode, make it extra cool with Monochrome mode, or capture beautiful skin tones with Soft Skin mode. Match your shooting to your mood and subject.


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Save those precious moments.
Still Picture Recording

The HM-TA20/TA2 lets you save a smile from someone special, or capture the beauty of flowers bathed in sunshine. You can save memories like these in high-quality images with 8-megapixel resolution.*

* Records 8-megapixel still images with 5 million effective pixels.

Dark scene? No problem.
LED Light for Shooting in Dim Locations

The built-in LED lets you capture bright, crisp images even in dark situations, like indoors or during nighttime events.*

* The LED light does not go on when operating in Web cam mode.


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Cut out special moments from your movies.*
Still Image Capture

You can cut out and save still images by simply pressing the Photo Cutout button while playing back a video. This ensures that you'll never miss that perfect shot again.

* Still images cannot be cut out while shooting a video.
** The size of the cutout still image is the same as that of the video image.


  • • Design, functions, and specifications are subject to change without notice.
  • • All monitor pictures are simulated.

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