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Sony HDRCX455B

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Sony HDRCX455B

$398.00
Sony HDR-CX455
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A top-rated and affordable 30x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, with terrific features
30x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 9.2MP 1" Sep 2016
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Sony HDR-CX455 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Sony HDR-CX455 number 20 across all camcorders.
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Reviews
3 Reviews
97
Value for Money
Excellent
94
Features
Fully-Featured
95
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 95?

It has terrific user reviews with an average user rating of 100%.
At over a year old this camcorder is slightly out of date, and newer camcorders with more up to date technology are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This camcorder has some great features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
ZEISS lens' vast 30x optical zoom range extends to 26.8 mm wide an angle of view wide enough to cover expansive scenes when it is difficult to step back to frame t
Share movie highlights with effects
See life change with time-lapse movies
Y functions and brilliant effects are at your command. enjoy a time-lapse movie. push a button to make a highlight clip. it's amazing how far all the fun can
Special effects add impact to movies
Ces the intensity of your voice being recorded as you shoot from the left, behind the cam
My voice canceling
Built-in microphone captures clear sound to convey more of the original scene's ambia
5.1ch microphone for surround sound
-bitrate recording in XAVC S format clearly captures even changing scenes with a lot of mot
High-bitrate recording of 50mbps
For those who demand more
Optical 30x zoom with 26.8 mm wide angle
Bigger than average optical zoom
W AF algorithm optimizes communication between the lens and image processor for extra-fast AF, and a state-of-the-art AF range prediction system keeps the subject in sharp fo
Fast intelligent AF works fast and smart
intelligent AF autofocuses not only with exceptional speed, but with uncanny precision as w
Put smarter, speedier focus into play
Intelligent active mode
Optical steadyshot
Less blur in action shots
High definition handycam camcorder
Simple sophistication in action
Supports HDMI
Has an image stabilizer
Wi-Fi/NFC wireless control/connection

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Sony HDR-CX455 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 51% of video cameras, it has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $398.00 it appears to be great value for money overall.

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Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

The Sony HDR-CX455's total megapixels of 9.2MP is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 33% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The smallest total megapixels of video cameras is 0.3MP, the biggest is 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP.

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Very Small Optical Sensor Size

Camcorders have optical sensor sizes of between 0.12" and 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.38". The optical sensor size of the HDR-CX455 of only 0.172" is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 82% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Average Weight

The weight of the HDR-CX455 of 250g is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is heavier than 48% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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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.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

Across all the camcorders the optical zooms range from 1x to 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x. The optical zoom of the HDR-CX455 of 30x is in the biggest 29% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Sony HDR-CX455 has an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Display Diagonal

The display diagonal of the HDR-CX455 of 3" is relatively typical compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 64% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The HDR-CX455 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The digital zoom of the Sony HDR-CX455 of 350x is in the biggest 33% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Camcorders have digital zooms of between 1.5x and 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The HDR-CX455 has a built-in microphone. 54% of camcorders also have a built-in microphone.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

The HDR-CX455 does not support PictBridge, although it is worth noting that 97% of camcorders also do not support PictBridge.

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Has a Continuous Shooting Mode

The HDR-CX455 has a continuous shooting mode. 93% of camcorders do not have a continuous shooting mode.

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Has a Face Detection

The HDR-CX455 has a face detection, which is unusual. 70% of camcorders do not have a face detection.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The HDR-CX455 has a vari-angle LCD display, which is unusual. 91% of camcorders do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Features Wi-Fi

The HDR-CX455 features wi-Fi, which is unusual. 76% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.

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Tripod Mountable

The Sony HDR-CX455 is tripod mountable, which is unusual. 86% of video cameras are not tripod mountable.

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Faster Than Average Maximum Frame Rate

Across all the video cameras the maximum frame rates range from 25fps to 960fps, and the average maximum frame rate is 62fps. The HDR-CX455's maximum frame rate of 60fps is faster than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is faster than 69% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Wind Filter

The Sony HDR-CX455 has a wind filter. 93% of video cameras do not have a wind filter.

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Features Smile Detection

The HDR-CX455 features smile detection. 89% of camcorders do not feature smile detection.

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Full HD

Full HD

The HDR-CX455 is Full HD, as are 70% of video cameras.

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Smaller Than Average Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distance of the HDR-CX455 of only 0.009m is in the smallest 4% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The average closest focusing distance of all video cameras is 0.35m, with the smallest being 0.0005m and the biggest being 20m.

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Has a Built-In Flash

The HDR-CX455 has a built-in flash, unlike 86% of camcorders which do not have a built-in flash.

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Very Small Internal Storage Capacity

Across all the camcorders the internal storage capacities range from 0.1GB to 220GB, and the average internal storage capacity is 27GB. The internal storage capacity of the HDR-CX455 of only 8GB is smaller than 65% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The HDR-CX455 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 87% of camcorders do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony asonhdrcx455bkk1, sony hdrcx455b

Barcodes:

00027242895645, 00636156028102, 00650726489988

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