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75

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Sony HDRPJ540B

$720.83
$549.00 $171.83 cheaper than 36 days ago
A classic and good value for money 9.2 megapixel 1 video camera
9.2MP 1" Yes 325g Jan 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
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Sony HDR-PJ540 Review

With excellent reviews and representing very good value for money, we have ranked the Sony HDR-PJ540 number 38 across all camcorders.
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Why Has it Scored 75?

It has great user reviews with 87% of buyers recommending this video camera 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:
Features smile detection
Full HD
Only 1" optical sensor size

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Sony HDR-PJ540 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Average Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $549.00 it is more expensive than 59% of video cameras.

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Features

Average Digital Zoom

With a digital zoom of 350 times zoom factor, the HDR-PJ540 has a fairly average digital zoom compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Features Smile Detection

The Sony HDR-PJ540 features smile detection. Most of the other camcorders also feature smile detection.

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Average Weight

The Sony HDR-PJ540 has a relatively typical weight (325 grams) compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Full HD

Full HD

The HDR-PJ540 is Full HD, as are most of the other camcorders.

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Features Manual Focus

The HDR-PJ540 features manual focus, as do most of the other camcorders.

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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.

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Has a Shoe Mounting Point

The HDR-PJ540 has a shoe mounting point, as do most of the other video cameras.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 30 times zoom factor, the Sony HDR-PJ540 has a fairly average optical zoom compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Average Total Megapixels

The Sony HDR-PJ540 has a fairly average total megapixels (9.2 megapixels) compared to most of the other video cameras.

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Has a Face Detection

The HDR-PJ540 has a face detection. Most of the other camcorders also have a face detection.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers sony hdrpj540w, sony hdrpj540b
Barcodes 00027242877511, 00617689595231, 00813789330776, 04905524962536

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