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Sony HDR-CX240 vs Sony HDR-CX405

Sony HDR-CX240 vs Sony HDR-CX405

Sony HDR-CX240

45

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A classic 9.2 megapixel 1 camcorder with average features
73
484 Reviews
59
Average Features
18
Overall Score
45
Mediocre
9.2MP 1" Yes 190g Jun 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Sony HDR-CX405

86

Overall Score
Our Verdict:
A very popular and great value for money 2.29 megapixel 1 video camera
94
280 Reviews
97
Excellent
81
Fully-Featured
63
Overall Score
86
Excellent
2.29MP 1" Yes 215g Jan 2015
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 9.2MP
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2.29MP
Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Effective Megapixels (image) Unknown - Click to provide data 2.29MP
Effective Megapixels (movie) Unknown - Click to provide data 2.29MP

Lens System

Optical Zoom 27x 30x
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Digital Zoom 320x 350x
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Image Stabilizer Type  Hybrid  Hybrid
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Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 4mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Minimum Aperture Number Unknown - Click to provide data 1.8
Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) 1.9mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Focal Length Range (f-F)

Storage

Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  MS Micro (M2)  MicroSD (Transflash)  microSD  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  SDXC  SDHC  MS Micro (M2)  MicroSD (Transflash)  microSD  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC
Camcorder Media Type  Memory card  Memory card

Focusing

Focus Adjustment  Manual  Auto  Manual  Auto

Light Exposure

Scene Modes  Beach  Snow  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night landscape  Portrait  Sunset  Spotlight  Sunrise  Beach  Snow  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night landscape  Portrait  Sunset  Spotlight  Sunrise
Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Auto

White Balance

White Balance  Auto  Outdoor  Indoor  Auto  Outdoor  Indoor

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 2.7" 2.7"
Display Resolution (numeric) 230,000 pixels 230,400 pixels
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Display  LCD  LCD

Viewfinder

Viewfinder 230,000 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Viewfinder Type  electrical
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 electrical

Camera

Camcorder Type  handheld  handheld
Shooting Modes  Auto  Scene  Movie  Auto  Scene  Movie
Image Processor  BIONZ X  BIONZ X
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Minimum Illumination 6lx 3lx
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Self-Timer Delay Unknown - Click to provide data

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Supported Video Modes  1080i  1080p  720p  1080i  1080p  720p
Video Formats Supported  AVC  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  MP4  AVC  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  MP4
Video Resolutions  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720
Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080

Still Image

Image Formats Supported  JPG  EXIF  JPG  EXIF
Still Image Resolution  1920 x 1080  640 x 480  1920 x 1080  640 x 480
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Maximum Image Resolution  4032 x 2272  4032 x 2272

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  PCM  AAC++  PCM  AAC++
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PCM Digital Audio  1  1
Audio System  Dolby Digital  Dolby Digital

Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port 1 1

Battery

Battery Type
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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Charging Source  AC  USB  AC  USB

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 190g
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215g
Height 59.5mm 595mm
Depth 128mm 128mm
Width 54mm 54mm

Packaging Content

Bundled Software Unknown - Click to provide data
Cables Included  USB  HDMI
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 USB  HDMI
Included Memory Card Size Unknown - Click to provide data 32GB

Other Features

Aperture Range (F-F) Unknown - Click to provide data
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