Sony PDWF-800 vs Transcend DrivePro 200

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Sony PDWF-800
Transcend DrivePro 200

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Reasons For

3 Reasons For
Interchangeable lens Edit
The Sony PDWF-800 has an interchangeable lens, however the Transcend DrivePro 200 does not have an interchangeable lens. Read more

The lens in the device can be swapped round.

An interchangeable lens system allows the user to use alternative lenses which might be better suited for a shoot than a standard lens.

A lot larger display diagonal Edit
The Sony PDWF-800 is a 3.5" screen size camcorder, whereas the Transcend DrivePro 200 is only a 2.4" screen size camcorder (1.1" 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.

$79 cheaper
The Sony PDWF-800 is $79.41 cheaper than the Transcend DrivePro 200.
1 Reason For
4.2kg lighter Edit
The Transcend DrivePro 200 is an 84g weight camcorder. That's 4.2kg lighter than the Sony PDWF-800 (84g). Read more

Weight of the camcorder including battery.

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

Reasons Against

2 Reasons Against
Heavier Edit
The Sony PDWF-800 is a 4.3kg weight camcorder. That's 4.2kg heavier than the Transcend DrivePro 200 (84g). 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 PDWF-800 is older than the Transcend DrivePro 200 by one month.
3 Reasons Against
Does not have an interchangeable lens Edit
The Transcend DrivePro 200 does not have an interchangeable lens, but the Sony PDWF-800 has an interchangeable lens. Read more

The lens in the device can be swapped round.

An interchangeable lens system allows the user to use alternative lenses which might be better suited for a shoot than a standard lens.

A lot smaller display diagonal Edit
The Transcend DrivePro 200 is a 2.4" screen size camcorder, whereas the Sony PDWF-800 is a 3.5" screen size camcorder (1.1" 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.

$79 more expensive
The Transcend DrivePro 200 is more expensive than the Sony PDWF-800 by $79.41.

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Date Released

44 months Ago 43 months Ago

Manufacturer's Warranty

No data 2 Years

Image Sensor

Sensor Type
 CCD
 CCD

Lens System

Image Stabilizer
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Image stabilizer
Interchangeable Lens
 Interchangeable lens
BEST
 Interchangeable lens
Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.36mm
Minimum Aperture Number
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.36mm
Maximum Aperture Number
Unknown - Click to provide data 2
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.36
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.36

Storage

Memory Slots
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Compatible Memory Cards
 MicroSD (Transflash)
 MicroSD (Transflash)
Camcorder Media Type
 SSD
 Videotape
BEST
 SSD
 Videotape

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance
Unknown - Click to provide data 0.8m

White Balance

White Balance
 Auto
 Auto

Shutter

Shutter Speed (video)
Unknown - Click to provide data 1/30
Camera Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1/30

Display

Display Diagonal
3.5"
BEST
2.4"
Built-In Display
 Built-in display
 Built-in display
Display
 LCD
BEST
 LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Screen Size
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.4"

Camera

Camcorder Type
 Shouldercam
 Shouldercam
3D
Unknown - Click to provide data
 3D
Minimum Illumination
Unknown - Click to provide data 2lx

Design

Colour of Product
 Black
 Black

Video

Full HD
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Full HD
HD Type
 Full HD
BEST
 Full HD
Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution
50 Mbit/s Unknown - Click to provide data
Video Capturing Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 30fps
Supported Video Modes
 1080p
 720p
BEST
 1080p
 720p
Video Formats Supported
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 MOV
 H.264
 MPEG
 MPEG4
 MOV
 H.264
Video Resolutions
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
BEST
 1920 x 1080
 1280 x 720
Maximum Video Resolution
 1920 x 1080
 1920 x 1080

Audio

Built-In Microphone
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in microphone

Ports & Interfaces

DC-In Jack
 DC-in jack
Unknown - Click to provide data
USB 2.0 Ports Quantity
1 1
Microphone in
 Microphone in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Headphone Outputs
 Headphone outputs
Unknown - Click to provide data
XLR in
 XLR in
Unknown - Click to provide data
Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) Ports
 Ethernet LAN (RJ-45) ports
Unknown - Click to provide data

Networking

Wi-Fi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wi-Fi

Battery

Video Recording Time
2h Unknown - Click to provide data

Operational Conditions

Operating Temperature (T-T)
-5 - 45 Unknown - Click to provide data
Operating Relative Humidity (H-H)
0 - 85 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight
4.3kg 84g
BEST
Height
Unknown - Click to provide data 67mm
Depth
Unknown - Click to provide data 34.3mm
Width
Unknown - Click to provide data 72mm

Packaging Content

Quick Start Guide
 Quick start guide
Unknown - Click to provide data

Other Features

Night Mode
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Night mode
Compatible Operating Systems
Unknown - Click to provide data Windows & Mac
Lens Focal Range
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.36
Interface
Unknown - Click to provide data USB 2.0
Cable Type
Unknown - Click to provide data Video
Aperture Range (F-F)
Unknown - Click to provide data 2.0
Windows Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Windows operating systems supported
USB Connectivity
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB connectivity
Mac Operating Systems Supported
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Mac operating systems supported
Other Features
Unknown - Click to provide data Yes,via DrivePro app
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent) (photo Mode)
Unknown - Click to provide data 17mm
USB Port
Unknown - Click to provide data
 USB port
Dimensions (WxDxH)
Unknown - Click to provide data 72 x 67 x 34.3
USB 2.0 Connectors
Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Video Compression Formats
 MOV
 H.264
 MOV
 H.264
Display Diagonal (metric)
Unknown - Click to provide data 6.1cm
Wireless Connection
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Wireless connection

Projector

Built-In Projector
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in projector

Technical Details

Dimensions (WxHxD)
Unknown - Click to provide data 72 x 67 x 34.3
Shutter Speed
Unknown - Click to provide data 1/30
Built-In WiFi
Unknown - Click to provide data
 Built-in WiFi
Power Supply Type
Unknown - Click to provide data 12V car adapter
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