Sony HDR-CX330 vs Sony NEX-FS700R

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Sony HDR-CX330
Sony NEX-FS700R

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Higher megapixel count Edit
The Sony HDR-CX330 is a 9.2MPMP camcorder. That's 0.8MP higher than the Sony NEX-FS700R (8.4MPMP).
$3,610 cheaper
The Sony HDR-CX330 costs $3,610.01 less than the Sony NEX-FS700R.
Available from 1 shops
A greater number of stores increases the chances of this camcorder remaining in stock and also increases the price competition amongst retailers for the product.
3 Reasons For
6.01MP higher movie megapixel count Edit
The Sony NEX-FS700R is an 8.3MPMP (movie mode) camcorder, whereas the Sony HDR-CX330 is only a 2.29MPMP (movie mode) camcorder (6.01MP lower).
23% larger screen size Edit
The Sony NEX-FS700R has a screen size of 3.5"", however the Sony HDR-CX330 is only a 2.7"" screen size camcorder (0.8" smaller). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

188.3g lighter Edit
The Sony NEX-FS700R is a 1.7kgg weight camcorder. That's 188.3g lighter than the Sony HDR-CX330 (1.7kgg). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

Reasons Against

4 Reasons Against
3x lower movie megapixel count Edit
The Sony HDR-CX330 is a 2.29MPMP (movie mode) camcorder, whereas the Sony NEX-FS700R is an 8.3MPMP (movie mode) camcorder (6.01MP higher).
0.8" smaller screen size Edit
The Sony HDR-CX330 has a screen size of 2.7"", however the Sony NEX-FS700R is a 3.5"" screen size camcorder (0.8" larger). Read more

Display diagonal of the camcorder's build in display.

A larger display diagonal makes it easier to record and review video and images.

Vastly heavier Edit
The Sony HDR-CX330 is a 190gg weight camcorder. That's 188.3g heavier than the Sony NEX-FS700R (1.7kgg). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

A lighter camcorder is easier to handle when recording and to carry when travelling.

One month older
The Sony HDR-CX330 is older than the Sony NEX-FS700R by one month.
3 Reasons Against
10% lower megapixel count Edit
The Sony NEX-FS700R is an 8.4MPMP camcorder. That's 0.8MP lower than the Sony HDR-CX330 (8.4MPMP).
$3,610 more expensive
The Sony NEX-FS700R is more expensive than the Sony HDR-CX330 by $3,610.01.
Less retailers
Only 1 retailer sell the Sony NEX-FS700R, whereas 2 sellers sell the Sony HDR-CX330. Read more
Smaller numbers of retailers reduces the price competition amongst retailers for this camcorder and also reduces the chances of the product remaining in stock.

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Date Released

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Image Sensor

Sensor Size
9.2MP
BEST
11.6MP
Optical Sensor Size
 1/5
BEST
 1/5
Sensor Type
 CMOS
 CMOS
Megapixel Count
9.2MP
BEST
8.4MP
Movie Megapixel Count
2.29MP 8.3MP
BEST

Lens System

Optical Zoom
30x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom
350x Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Stabiliser
 Optical
BEST
 Optical
Maximum Focal Length
984mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture
1.8 Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Focal Length
26.8mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Aperture Value
4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size
37mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length
26.8 - 804 Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range
1.9 - 57 Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Memory Card
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MS Micro (M2)
 MS PRO
 MS Pro-HG
 MS Pro-HG Duo
 SDXC
 SDHC
 SD
 MS Micro (M2)
 MS PRO
 MS Pro-HG
 MS Pro-HG Duo
Storage Media Type
 Memory card
 Memory card

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance
0.01m Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual

Light Exposure

Exposure Mode
 Auto
 Manual
 Auto
 Manual

White Balance

White Balance Mode
 Auto
 Outdoor
 Push
 Indoor
 Manual
 Auto
 Outdoor
 Push
 Indoor
 Manual

Shutter

Shutter Speed
1/8 - 1/100000 Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Screen Size
2.7" 3.5"
BEST
Display Resolution
230,000 pixels 91,200 pixels
BEST
Display
 LCD
BEST
 LCD

Camera

Camcorder Type
 handheld
 handheld
Image Processor
 BIONZ X
BEST
 BIONZ X
Minimum Illumination
3lx Unknown - Click to provide data
Self-Timer
10 Unknown - Click to provide data
Playback
 Highlights
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show
 Highlights
 Movie
 Single image
 Slide show

Design

Colour
 Black
 Black

Video

HD Type
 Full HD
 Full HD
Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution
28 Mbit/s Unknown - Click to provide data
Capture Mode
 FH
 HQ
 LP
 FH
 HQ
 LP
Video Capturing Speed
50fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Mode
 1080p
 720p
 1080i
 576i
 480i
 1080p
 720p
 1080i
 576i
 480i
Video Format
 MPEG
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
 MPEG
 MPEG2
 MPEG4
 H.264
 AVCHD
 AVC
Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
 1920 x 1080
 1440 x 1080
 1280 x 720
 720 x 576
 720 x 480
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate
50fps Unknown - Click to provide data
Analog Signal Format System
 NTSC
BEST
 NTSC

Still Image

Image Format
 JPG
BEST
 JPG
Still Image Resolution
 1920 x 1080
BEST
 1920 x 1080
Maximum Image Resolution
 4032 x 2272
BEST
 4032 x 2272

Audio

Audio Format
 MP4
 LC-AAC
 AAC++
 LPCM
 PCM
 MP4
 LC-AAC
 AAC++
 LPCM
 PCM
Audio System
 Dolby Digital 2.0
 Dolby Digital 2.0
Microphone Connection
 XLR
 XLR

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data
Component Video Out Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Mini-USB 2.0 Port
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Micro-USB 2.0 Port
1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Battery

Battery Type
NP-FV50 NP-F770
Battery Voltage
3.6V 7.2V
Battery Capacity
1,030mAh Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
BEST
 Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Capacity
7Wh Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Slot
1 1

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 0 - 40
Storage Temperature Range
Unknown - Click to provide data -20 - 60

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
190g 1.7kg
BEST
Height
59.5mm 178.5mm
Depth
119mm 235.5mm
Width
57mm 145mm

Packaging Content

Cable Included
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 AV
 Component
 USB
 HDMI
 AC
 AV
 Component
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