Sony HDR-PJ380 Review
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Why Has it Scored 54?
It has not bad expert reviews with an average expert rating of 73%.
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:
3984 x 2240 still image resolution
Only 1" optical sensor size
Sony HDR-PJ380 Video Reviews
Sony HDR-PJ380 In-Depth Analysis
Value For Money
Mediocre Value for Money
The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $776.29 it is more expensive than 66% of camcorders.
3984 X 2240 Still Image Resolution
The highest still image resolution supported by the Sony HDR-PJ380 is 3984 x 2240. That's 16% higher resolution than the most frequently found resolution of 3200 x 2400. This video camera also supports still image resolution of 2992 x 2240, 640 x 480 and 640 x 360. The resolution of all camcorders ranges from 640 x 360 (worst) to 6016 x 4016 (best).
The Sony HDR-PJ380 supports HDMI, as do 67% of video cameras.
Only 1" Optical Sensor Size
This video camera has a 1|1/5.8" optical sensor size, which is the most commonly found optical sensor size on camcorders.
Has a Built-In Projector
The HDR-PJ380 has a built-in projector, which is unusual. 96% of camcorders do not have a built-in projector.
The Sony HDR-PJ380's weight of 210g is fairly typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lightest 1% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.
Fairly High Effective Megapixels (image)
The lowest effective megapixels (image) of camcorders is 1.1MP, the highest is 26MP, and the average effective megapixels (image) is 5.8MP. The Sony HDR-PJ380's effective megapixels (image) of 8.9MP is in the highest 20% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.
Average Digital Zoom
The digital zoom of the HDR-PJ380 of 350x is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.
The Sony HDR-PJ380 is Full HD, as are 73% of camcorders.
Average Optical Zoom
The optical zoom of the HDR-PJ380 of 30x is relatively typical compared to most other video cameras. It is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.
Average Display Diagonal
The HDR-PJ380's display diagonal of 3" is pretty standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.
Average Total Megapixels
The Sony HDR-PJ380's total megapixels of 8.9MP is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the smallest 1% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.
Has an Image Stabilizer
The HDR-PJ380 has an image stabilizer, as do 66% of camcorders.
Has a Microphone in
The Sony HDR-PJ380 has a microphone in, which is unusual. 77% of camcorders do not have a microphone in.
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