Thirty-five owners said in their reviews that this camcorder was well made. Walmart.com mentioned “Built 2 workstations using these boards in the first part of September” in their review of the Sony FDR-AX100. Expert review site Videomaker.com rated it 4 stars and wrote in their Sony FDR-AX100 review “Read the AX100 ReviewEstablishing a solid workflow can help eliminate wasted time”. Desvideo said on Bhphotovideo.com “Its pretty decent in low light situations, its well put together” in their Sony FDR-AX100 review.
Twenty-one owners said in their reviews that it was good at resisting water ingress. In April last year Umps wrote in their review of the Sony FDR-AX100 “It is water resistant and easy to clean”. Two years ago Tortuga gave it a score of 6 stars and mentioned “I have worn watch in shower and ran in the rain, no issues with waterproof claims of watch” in their review of this camcorder. Bobsmith said in their Sony FDR-AX100 review “Great for swimming” and scored it 6 stars.
Seven owners considered that the product was strong and durable. Cj said on Bhphotovideo.com “I have used the camera for several sports events and it is rugged and performs well”. Lilp gave it a score of 8 stars and wrote in their review of this camcorder on Walmart.com “Is light weight, yet very sturdy”. Last year an anonymous reviewer wrote “What I can say for certain is that I would have liked to have received a more robust, mounting method for the camera” and gave it a score of 7 stars.
Five customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was reliable. Amazon.co.uk mentioned “LTE, Fast, Reliable”. Gregory wrote in his Sony FDR-AX100 review “Months later, I struggle to get the Panasonic to perform as reliably and as well as the AX100” and rated it 7 stars. K. Williams wrote on Bhphotovideo.com last year “It's fast, easy and trustworthy to shoot - which is invaluable at this price point” in their review of this camcorder.
Three owners who reviewed this camcorder considered that it was easy to damage or scratch. Newegg.com mentioned “Not broken” . Three years ago K2k2 mentioned “Unacceptable Voice cancelation which destroying the sound” in their review of this camcorder. Hewa wrote in their review of the Sony FDR-AX100 “It not good coz if you damage your teass lenses you can't buying the don't have any part” and scored it 5 stars.