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Sony HDR-CX560
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Sony HDR-CX560 Camcorder

385g 10x 120x Sep 2013
Full HD Weight Optical Zoom Digital Zoom Release Date
Full HD camcorder with exceptional image quality and creative control Full HD 1920x1080 50p recording: Full HD recording at very high bit rate with 50p progressive shooting mode for highest image... More
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4 Reasons For

Good Brand

We calculated the average ratings for all Sony video cameras and also specifically for Sony video cameras and found that in both cases Sony had good ratings compared to other brands.

Full HD

Full HD

The HDR-CX560 is Full HD. Most of the other video cameras that came out around the same time as the HDR-CX560 are not Full HD.

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Has a Night Mode

The HDR-CX560 has a night mode, which is unusual. Most of the other camcorders of a comparable type and age to the HDR-CX560 do not have a night mode.

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Quite High Display Resolution

The display resolutions of camcorders that have been available for a comparable time to the HDR-CX560 range from 150 pixels to 1,600,000 pixels, and the average display resolution is 490,000 pixels. With a display resolution of 921,000 pixels, the HDR-CX560 has one of the higher display resolutions amongst video cameras of this age.

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10 Reasons Against

Does Not Have an Image Stabiliser

The Sony HDR-CX560 does not have an image stabiliser. Most of the other video cameras that are a similar age to the HDR-CX560 also do not have an image stabiliser.

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Does Not Have an HDMI Port

Like most of the other camcorders of a similar type and age to the HDR-CX560, the HDR-CX560 does not have an HDMI port.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Sony HDR-CX560 has one of the smaller optical zooms (only 10 times zoom factor) amongst video cameras of this age. The smallest optical zoom of video cameras that are a similar age to the HDR-CX560 is 1x, the biggest is 65x, and the average optical zoom is 23x.

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Does Not Have an Interchangeable Lens

Most camcorders of a similar type and age to the HDR-CX560 do not have an interchangeable lens. The HDR-CX560 is no exception to this as it too does not have an interchangeable lens.

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Only 14 Extra/Smart Zooms

The Sony HDR-CX560 is a 14 times zoom factor Extra/Smart zoom video camera. Most of the other similar spec camcorders that are a comparable age to the HDR-CX560 have between 14 and 54 Extra/Smart zooms.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Display

Most of the other comparable spec camcorders that came out around the same time as the HDR-CX560 have a built-in display, however the HDR-CX560 does not have a built-in display.

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Not Waterproof

Like most of the other video cameras of a comparable age and spec to the HDR-CX560, the HDR-CX560 is not waterproof.

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Not 3D Compatible

The HDR-CX560 is not 3D compatible, although it is worth keeping in mind that most of the other camcorders that have been around for a similar time to the HDR-CX560 are also not 3D compatible.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Projector

The HDR-CX560 does not have a built-in projector, although this is within the context that most of the other video cameras of a similar type and age to the HDR-CX560 also do not have a built-in projector.

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Quite Big Minimum Illumination

The smallest minimum illumination of video cameras that were released around the same time as the HDR-CX560 is 0.02lx, the biggest is 1,400lx, and the average minimum illumination is 42lx. When compared to other video cameras that were released more than two years ago, the minimum illumination of the HDR-CX560 of 11 lux is one of the biggest.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Sony HDR-CX560

Released Over Three Years Ago

This Sony camcorder has been on the market for over three years.

Average Screen Size

At 3 inches, the Sony HDR-CX560 has a fairly typical screen size compared to most of the other video cameras that were launched more than two years ago.

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Average Weight

The Sony HDR-CX560 has a fairly standard weight (385 grams) compared to most of the other video cameras that were released more than two years ago.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 120 times zoom factor, the HDR-CX560 has a pretty average digital zoom compared to most of the other video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as the HDR-CX560.

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Specification

Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Filter Size
Focal Length
Focal Length Range
Wide Angle Lens System
Focusing
Face Detection
Smile Detection
Flash
Shoe Mounting Point
Display
Screen Size
Touch Sensitive Screen
Display Resolution
Camera
Minimum Illumination
Design
Colour
Video
Full HD
Ports & Interfaces
S-Video Out Port
S-Video in Port
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Other Features
Night Mode
Spotlight
Aperture Range
Backlight
Extra/Smart Zoom
Integrated USB Cable
Electrical Viewfinder
Power Cord Included

Expert Reviews

10 August 2011

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony hdrcx560, sony hdrcx560v
Barcodes 00027242820128
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