Sony HDR-MV1
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Sony HDR-MV1

$299.99 4 Star Expert Reviews Recommended
A multi award winning and good value for money 8.4 megapixel 1 video camera
8.4MP 1/2.3" Yes 140g Mar 2016
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Sony HDR-MV1 Review

With excellent reviews and representing value for money, we have ranked the Sony HDR-MV1 number 27 across all camcorders.
84 Reviews + 2 Awards
Very Good
Good Features
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 79?

It has good expert reviews and not bad user reviews with 68% of buyers recommending this video camera to others.
At over a year old this video camera is slightly out of date, and newer video cameras with more up to date technology are available. View the latest video cameras 2017.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)
Full HD
Only 1" optical sensor size

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Sony HDR-MV1 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Very Good Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features but at $299.99 it is cheaper than 60% of video cameras.

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We found a cheaper price for the Sony HDR-MV1 of £204.99 ($204.99) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $95.00.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The HDR-MV1 supports Near Field Communication (NFC). Most of the other camcorders also support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Full HD

Full HD

The Sony HDR-MV1 is Full HD, as are most of the other video cameras.

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Very Light

With a weight of only 140 grams, the Sony HDR-MV1 is quite light compared to most of the other video cameras. The average weight of camcorders is 530g.

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Average Total Megapixels

At 8.4 megapixels, the HDR-MV1 has a fairly standard total megapixels compared to most of the other video cameras.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1/2.3|1" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on camcorders.

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