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Sony HDR-PJ270 Camcorder

$317.99
2.29MP 1/5 210g Jan 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Sony has good video camera reviews
Full HD
Only 1" optical sensor size
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Sony Has Good Video Camera Reviews

Based on 4,270 user and expert reviews (including 56 verified purchases), Sony has good ratings for its video cameras. Sony also has good ratings specifically for its small total megapixels camcorders. 100% of those that bought a Sony video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


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Full HD

Full HD

The Sony HDR-PJ270 is Full HD, as are most of the other camcorders of this age and spec.

There are a number of alternative Full HD camcorders currently available that you might want to look at including the Canon Vixia HF M40 which has better reviews.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Light

The average weight of camcorders of this spec and age is 460g. The HDR-PJ270 is quite light (only 210 grams) compared to most of the other camcorders that were released more than two years ago.

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Lens System

Supports Wide Angle Lens System

The HDR-PJ270 supports wide angle lens system, as do most of the other video cameras of a similar spec and age to this video camera.

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Average Digital Zoom

At 320 times zoom factor, the Sony HDR-PJ270 has a fairly standard digital zoom compared to most of the other camcorders that were launched around the same time as this video camera.

If you would prefer a video camera with a bigger digital zoom then you might want to look at the Sony HDR-PJ620 (350x) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 27 times zoom factor, the HDR-PJ270 has a relatively typical optical zoom compared to most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that are a similar age to this video camera.

If this video camera optical zoom is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Sony HDR-PJ620 (30x and higher rated).

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Flash

Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The HDR-PJ270 has a shoe mounting point, unlike most of the other video cameras that are a similar age to this camcorder which do not have a shoe mounting point.

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Focusing

Features Smile Detection

The HDR-PJ270 features smile detection. Most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that came out more than two years ago also feature smile detection.

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Has a Face Detection

The Sony HDR-PJ270 has a face detection. Most of the other comparable spec camcorders that were launched more than two years ago also have a face detection.

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Other Features

Features Manual Focus

The HDR-PJ270 features manual focus, as do most of the other video cameras of a comparable spec and age to this video camera.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Speaker(s)

The Sony HDR-PJ270 has a built-in speaker(s). Most of the other video cameras of a comparable spec and age to this camcorder also have a built-in speaker(s).

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The HDR-PJ270 has a built-in microphone, as do most of the other small total megapixels camcorders that have been available for around the same time as this video camera.

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Image Sensor

Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This video camera has a 1/5.8" optical sensor size, which is typical of many small total megapixels camcorders that were released more than two years ago.

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Display

Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The HDR-PJ270 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other camcorders of a similar type and age to this video camera do have a touchscreen.

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Other

Released Over Three Years Ago

It was April 2017 when Sony released the HDR-PJ270.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony hdrpj270b
Barcodes 00027242877627

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