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72

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Sony HDRPJ340B

$583.17
A classic 9.2 megapixel 1 camcorder with good features
9.2MP 1" Yes 215g Jan 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
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Sony HDR-PJ340 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Sony HDR-PJ340 number 50 across all camcorders.
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72
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 72?

It has very good user reviews with 95% of buyers recommending this camcorder to others.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer camcorders with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest video cameras 2017.
This Sony camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Has a face detection
Full HD
Only 1" optical sensor size
Does not have a touchscreen

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Sony HDR-PJ340 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $583.17 it is more expensive than 61% of video cameras.

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We found a cheaper price for the Sony HDR-PJ340 of £279.99 ($279.99) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $303.18.

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Features

Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1|1/5.8" optical sensor size, which is typical of many video cameras.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Sony HDR-PJ340 is Full HD, as are most of the other camcorders.

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Has a Face Detection

The HDR-PJ340 has a face detection. Most of the other camcorders also have a face detection.

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Does Not Have a Touchscreen

The HDR-PJ340 does not have a touchscreen. Most of the other camcorders do have a touchscreen.

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Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 350 times zoom factor, the Sony HDR-PJ340 has a fairly standard digital zoom compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Average Optical Zoom

At 30 times zoom factor, the HDR-PJ340 has a pretty typical optical zoom compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Features Manual Focus

The Sony HDR-PJ340 features manual focus. Most of the other camcorders also feature manual focus.

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Average Total Megapixels

At 9.2 megapixels, the HDR-PJ340 has a pretty standard total megapixels compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Features Smile Detection

The HDR-PJ340 features smile detection, as do most of the other camcorders.

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Average Weight

At 215 grams, the Sony HDR-PJ340 has a relatively average weight compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony hdrpj340b

Barcodes:

00027242877573

Sony HDRPJ340B

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