Close
Sony HDRAS200V

81

Overall Score

Sony HDRAS200V

$209.99
Sony HDR-AS200
+ 1 Video

Loading image...
An astonishingly light weight and classic 1x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, with a low price and great features
1x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 8.8MP 1" Jul 2013
Optical Zoom Max Video Resolution Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Release Date
Compare
Share on

Sony HDR-AS200 Compare Cheapest US Prices

You are subscribed to price alerts for this product
Unsubscribe
Walmart
$209.99
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
1 Price from 1 Store | $209.99
Get Price Alerts

Sony HDR-AS200 Compare US Used Prices

Amazon US
Used - Sony HDR-AS200V/W Action Cam with Wi-Fi & GPS
$203.69
Go to Store
Amazon US
Refurbished - Sony HDR-AS200V/W Action Cam with Wi-Fi & GPS
$264.95
Go to Store
Report an incorrect price | Found it cheaper elsewhere?
2 Prices from 1 Store | $203.69-$264.95
Get Price Alerts
Sorry, no international prices found
Searching for international prices ...

Assumed Exchange Rates

Sony HDR-AS200 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Sony HDR-AS200 number 82 across all camcorders.
92
Reviews
995 Reviews
81
Value for Money
Very Good
81
Features
Fully-Featured
81
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 81?

It has good expert reviews and great user reviews with 87% of buyers recommending this camcorder to others.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer video cameras 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:
Lighter than average
Larger than average optical sensor size
Has an image stabilizer
Supports HDMI

Sony HDR-AS200 Video Reviews

Sony HDR-AS200 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

OK Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $209.99 it is still cheaper than 73% of video cameras.

Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Sony HDR-AS200 and the United States price of $209.99 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £254.09 ($254.09).

Check international prices

Features

Average Total Megapixels

The Sony HDR-AS200's total megapixels of 8.8MP is fairly typical compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 37% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

What does "total megapixels" mean? Less Edit

Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the HDR-AS200 of only 1x is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 80% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The optical zooms of camcorders range from 1x to 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x.

What does "optical zoom" mean? Less Edit

1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many video cameras.

What does "max video resolution" mean? Less Edit

Lighter Than Average

The lightest camcorder is 50g , the heaviest is 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The weight of the HDR-AS200 of only 68g is lighter than 95% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

What does "weight" mean? Less Edit

Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The HDR-AS200's optical sensor size of 0.435" is in the largest 19% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Camcorders have optical sensor sizes of between 0.12" and 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37".

What does "optical sensor size" mean? Less Edit

Average Maximum Battery Life

The maximum battery life of the Sony HDR-AS200 of 2h is pretty average compared to most other camcorders. It is longer than 59% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

What does "maximum battery life" mean? Less Edit

Has an Image Stabilizer

The HDR-AS200 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

Chart Hide Chart What is an image stabilizer? Less Edit

Supports HDMI

HDMI

The HDR-AS200 supports HDMI. 70% of video cameras also support HDMI.

Chart Hide Chart What is HDMI? Less Edit

Deeper Than Average Waterproof Up to

Across all the camcorders the waterproof up to range from 1m to 100m, and the average waterproof up to is 16m. The waterproof up to of the HDR-AS200 of 16m is deeper than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is deeper than 80% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "waterproof up to" mean? Less Edit

Features Photo Mode

The HDR-AS200 features photo mode, unlike 80% of camcorders which do not feature photo mode.

Chart Hide Chart What is photo mode? Less Edit

Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The HDR-AS200 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 87% of camcorders which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

Chart Hide Chart What is Near Field Communication (NFC)? Less Edit

Has a Continuous Shooting Mode

The HDR-AS200 has a continuous shooting mode, unlike 93% of camcorders which do not have a continuous shooting mode.

Chart Hide Chart What is a continuous shooting mode? Less Edit

Full HD

Full HD

The HDR-AS200 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

Chart Hide Chart What does "Full HD" mean? Less Edit

Features Wi-Fi

The Sony HDR-AS200 features wi-Fi. 76% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.

Chart Hide Chart What is wi-Fi? Less Edit

Waterproof

The Sony HDR-AS200 is waterproof. 91% of camcorders are not waterproof.

Chart Hide Chart What does "waterproof" mean? Less Edit

Very Low Maximum Aperture Number

Camcorders have maximum aperture numbers of between 1.6 and 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 5. The HDR-AS200's maximum aperture number of only 2.8 is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 14% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "maximum aperture number" mean? Less Edit

Has a Self-Timer

The HDR-AS200 has a self-timer, which is unusual. 92% of camcorders do not have a self-timer.

Chart Hide Chart What is a self-timer? Less Edit

Has a Wireless Connection

The Sony HDR-AS200 has a wireless connection, unlike 89% of camcorders which do not have a wireless connection.

Chart Hide Chart What is a wireless connection? Less Edit

Tripod Mountable

The HDR-AS200 is tripod mountable, which is unusual. 86% of camcorders are not tripod mountable.

Chart Hide Chart What does "tripod mountable" mean? Less Edit

Features Auto Focus

The Sony HDR-AS200 features auto focus. 89% of camcorders do not feature auto focus.

Chart Hide Chart What is auto focus? Less Edit

Bigger Than Average Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distance of the HDR-AS200 of 0.3m is bigger than 80% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Across all the camcorders the closest focusing distances range from 0.0005m to 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.35m.

Chart Hide Chart What does "closest focusing distance" mean? Less Edit

Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Camcorders have minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 10mm and 110mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 33mm. The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Sony HDR-AS200 of only 21.8mm is shorter than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is shorter than 94% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "minimum focal length (35mm film equiv)" mean? Less Edit

Higher Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

Across all the camcorders the minimum aperture numbers range from 1.1 to 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.3. The HDR-AS200's minimum aperture number of 2.8 is in the highest 15% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

Chart Hide Chart What does "minimum aperture number" mean? Less Edit

Has a Microphone in

The HDR-AS200 has a microphone in, unlike 75% of camcorders which do not have a microphone in.

Chart Hide Chart What is a microphone in? Less Edit

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

other hdras200vrcen, sony hdras200vrcen, sony as200vr

Barcodes:

04056572579891, 04548736000988, 05425656739787

Sony HDR-AS200 - Other Camcorders Worth Considering

(142 reviews)
209.95
Same Price
Moderately better user reviews
1h longer maximum battery life
Best Available Price
eBay 209.95
Significantly deeper waterproof up to
7.2MP bigger total megapixels
$3 More Expensive
Best Available Price
eBay 212.57

(7 reviews)
199.95
$10 Cheaper
3.2MP bigger total megapixels
Best Available Price
Amazon US 199.95
$10 Cheaper
0.275m smaller closest focusing distance
Deeper waterproof up to
Best Available Price
Adorama 199.95

(116 reviews)
198.00
$12 Cheaper
User reviews are marginally better
A lot bigger total megapixels
Best Available Price
Amazon US 198.00

(964 reviews)
198.00
$12 Cheaper
User reviews are better
More popular
Best Available Price
Adorama 198.00

(86 reviews)
195.00
$15 Cheaper
Best Available Price
Amazon US 195.00

Today's Best Camcorder Deals

10% Price Drop
{Canon XC10
14 reviews
$1,799.00
Was $1,999 (24 days ago)
Optical Zoom
10x
Max Video Resolution
3840 X 2160 (4K) Pixels
Total Megapixels
13.36MP
9% Price Drop
{Canon HF R700
57 reviews
$199.99
Was $220 (6 days ago)
Optical Zoom
32x
Max Video Resolution
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels
3.28MP
15% Price Drop
{Panasonic HC-V770
$550.95
Was $651 (62 days ago)
Optical Zoom
20x
Max Video Resolution
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels
12.76MP
15% Price Drop
{Panasonic HC-V770
$555.99
Was $656 (57 days ago)
Optical Zoom
20x
Max Video Resolution
6528 X 3672 Pixels
Total Megapixels
6.03MP
20% Price Drop
{Canon XF305
5 reviews
$3,999.00
Was $4,999 (23 days ago)
Optical Zoom
18x
Max Video Resolution
1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels
Total Megapixels
2.37MP
View More Camcorder Deals