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Sony FDR-X1000

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Sony FDR-X1000

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A fully featured and award winning 1x optical zoom 3840 x 2160 pixels resolution camcorder
1x 3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels 13.5MP 1" Jul 2013
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Sony FDR-X1000 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Sony FDR-X1000 number 236 across all camcorders.
95
Reviews
5 Reviews + 2 Awards
82
Features
Fully-Featured
78
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 78?

It has very good expert reviews with an average expert rating of 85%.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer camcorders with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest camcorders 2018.
This Sony camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
3840 x 2160 pixels resolution
Very light
Larger than average optical sensor size

Sony FDR-X1000 Video Reviews

Sony FDR-X1000 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The total megapixels of camcorders range from 0.3MP to 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The total megapixels of the FDR-X1000 of 13.5MP is bigger than 82% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Resolution

The highest maximum video resolution of the FDR-X1000 is 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's over four times the resolution of the most frequently found resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels. In addition, this video camera has a max video resolution of 3840 x 2160 (4K) pixels. Camcorders resolutions range from 320 x 240 pixels (worst) to 6528 x 3672 pixels (best).

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Very Light

The weights of video cameras range from 50g to 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The weight of the FDR-X1000 of only 89g is lighter than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is lighter than 90% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Sony FDR-X1000's optical zoom of only 1x is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 94% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. Across all the camcorders the optical zooms range from 1x to 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x.

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Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The optical sensor sizes of camcorders range from 0.12" to 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.38". The optical sensor size of the FDR-X1000 of 0.435" is larger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 19% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The FDR-X1000 has an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The FDR-X1000 supports HDMI, as do 70% of camcorders.

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Bigger Than Average Closest Focusing Distance

The Sony FDR-X1000's closest focusing distance of 0.5m is bigger than 87% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The smallest closest focusing distance of video cameras is 0.0005m, the biggest is 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.35m.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Sony FDR-X1000 features wi-Fi, unlike 76% of camcorders which do not feature wi-Fi.

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Has a Continuous Shooting Mode

The FDR-X1000 has a continuous shooting mode, unlike 93% of video cameras which do not have a continuous shooting mode.

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Features Photo Mode

The FDR-X1000 features photo mode, unlike 79% of camcorders which do not feature photo mode.

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Deeper Than Average Waterproof Up to

The FDR-X1000's waterproof up to of 10m is deeper than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is deeper than 70% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. Video cameras have waterproof up to of between 1m and 100m, and the average waterproof up to is 16m.

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Full HD

Full HD

The FDR-X1000 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Features Auto Focus

The FDR-X1000 features auto focus, which is unusual. 89% of camcorders do not feature auto focus.

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Has a Wireless Connection

The FDR-X1000 has a wireless connection, unlike 89% of camcorders which do not have a wireless connection.

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Has a Microphone in

The FDR-X1000 has a microphone in, which is unusual. 75% of camcorders do not have a microphone in.

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Waterproof

The FDR-X1000 is waterproof, which is unusual. 90% of camcorders are not waterproof.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony fdrx1000vw, sony x1000v

Barcodes:

00027242888647

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