A few customers who reviewed this camcorder wrote that it was easy to use. Amazon Customer wrote in their Sony HDR-CX240 review on Amazon “Good camera, easy to use” and gave this camcorder a rating of 80 out of 100. In November M.e.howard mentioned in their Sony HDR-CX240 review on Amazon “I have previously owned a Sony standard definition camcorder & found it easy to use” but despite that they only gave this camcorder a score of 2 stars. In the same month Piotr Przeszlo gave the Sony HDR-CX240 a score of 4 stars and mentioned in their review of this camcorder on Amazon “It is lightweight, small, handy”.
Several Sony HDR-CX240 owners who reviewed it considered that it was comfortable and easy to hold. August Williams wrote on Amazon this year “The hand strap can be adjusted accordingly to your hand size for a comfortable perfect fit” and rated it as excellent. Diane gave the Sony HDR-CX240 a rating of 4 stars and she said in her review of this camcorder on Amazon “It is nice and light to hold and use picture is clear”. In November last year Farkeman said on Amazon “+ easy to use and comfy”.
One customer who reviewed it reckoned that it was easy to use the menus. Peter B mentioned “Actually finding the settings for recording full HD at 50p fps involves a fair amount of menu-wrangling”.