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Why Has it Scored 93?
It has good expert reviews and very good user reviews with 82% of buyers recommending this video camera to others.
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Value For Money
Superb Value for Money
The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features. However at $198.00 it is still cheaper than 70% of video cameras.
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Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels
The total megapixels of the HDR-AZ1 of 11.9MP is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 74% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The average total megapixels of all camcorders is 7.8MP, with the smallest being 0.3MP and the biggest being 50MP.
1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution
This camcorder has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many camcorders.
Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size
The optical sensor size of the HDR-AZ1 of 0.435" is larger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 19% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The average optical sensor size of all video cameras is 0.38", with the smallest being 0.12" and the largest being 1.8".
Smaller Than Average Optical Zoom
The optical zooms of camcorders range from 1x to 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x. The Sony HDR-AZ1's optical zoom of only 1x is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 5% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.
Lighter Than Average
The weight of the HDR-AZ1 of only 63g is very light compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lightest 4% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The average weight of all camcorders is 570g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 7.5kg.
Average Maximum Battery Life
The HDR-AZ1's maximum battery life of 2h is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is longer than 64% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.
Has an Image Stabilizer
The HDR-AZ1 has an image stabilizer. 69% of video cameras also have an image stabilizer.
4608 X 2592 Still Image Resolution
The highest still image resolution supported by the HDR-AZ1 is 4608 x 2592. That's over five times the resolution of a 1920 x 1080 camcorder, which is the most frequently found resolution supported by camcorders. Across all camcorders the best resolution is 4912 x 3680 and the worst is 640 x 360.
Has a Continuous Shooting Mode
The HDR-AZ1 has a continuous shooting mode, unlike 93% of camcorders which do not have a continuous shooting mode.
Higher Than Average Minimum Aperture Number
Camcorders have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.1 and 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.3. The HDR-AZ1's minimum aperture number of 2.8 is higher than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is higher than 86% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.
Has a Wireless Connection
The HDR-AZ1 has a wireless connection. 89% of video cameras do not have a wireless connection.
The HDR-AZ1 features wi-Fi, which is unusual. 76% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.
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-AZ1's maximum aperture number of only 2.8 is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 10% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.
The HDR-AZ1 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.
The HDR-AZ1 is waterproof. 90% of camcorders are not waterproof.
Has a Self-Timer
The HDR-AZ1 has a self-timer, which is unusual. 92% of camcorders do not have a self-timer.
Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
The HDR-AZ1 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 87% of video cameras which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).
The HDR-AZ1 is tripod mountable, which is unusual. 86% of camcorders are not tripod mountable.
Bigger Than Average Closest Focusing Distance
Camcorders have closest focusing distances of between 0.0005m and 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.35m. The closest focusing distance of the HDR-AZ1 of 0.3m is bigger than 80% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.
Features Photo Mode
The HDR-AZ1 features photo mode, unlike 79% of camcorders which do not feature photo mode.
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