A few Sony FDR-AXP33 owners who reviewed this camcorder thought it had a good zoom. Lark rated it as excellent and said on Amazon “The device's focus and zoom are brilliant, there is also some good stabilising technology in the lens of the camera too” in their Sony FDR-AXP33 review. Last year Peter Ward said “The optical zoom is superb for doing our job of building surveys” in his review.
A few customers who reviewed it reckoned that it had a good lens. Chappers scored the product 5 stars and mentioned in their review of this camcorder “The excellent lens, touchscreen panel, accessories shoe”.
Some customers who reviewed it agreed that it had a good image stabiliser. Last year Chappers mentioned on Amazon “It allegedly is capable of a better level of image stabilisation afforded by the smaller lens” in their review of the Sony FDR-AXP33. Jrdaddykins rated the product 5 stars and wrote in their review on Amazon “The image stabiliser is the best I have encountered in a camera or camcorder”.
One customer wrote in their reviews that the product had a good autofocus. Last year Lark said in their review on Amazon “It projects onto a any flat surface and following a little focusing adjustment provides as perfect a picture as any link to a TV or laptop”.