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Sony HDR-PJ620

74

Overall Score

Sony HDR-PJ620

Sony HDR-PJ620
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A classic and good spec 30x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder
30x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 2.29MP 1" Jan 2015
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Sony HDR-PJ620 Review

With excellent reviews and very good features, we have ranked the Sony HDR-PJ620 number 223 across all camcorders.
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86 Reviews
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Features
Good Features
74
Overall Score
Very Good

Why Has it Scored 74?

It has outstanding user reviews with an average user rating of 92%, based on 86 reviews.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer video cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This Sony camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a couple of features:
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
XAVC S (hd 50mbps) and AVCHD recording
Exmor R CMOS sensor
26.8mm wide-angle G lens with 30x optical zoom
Built-in 25-lumen projector
Very small total megapixels
Very small optical sensor size

Sony HDR-PJ620 Video Reviews

Sony HDR-PJ620 In-Depth Analysis

Features

Very Small Total Megapixels

Camcorders have total megapixels of between 0.3MP and 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The Sony HDR-PJ620's total megapixels of only 2.29MP is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 88% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The Sony HDR-PJ620's optical zoom of 30x is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 26% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. The smallest optical zoom of camcorders is 1x, the biggest is 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x.

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Very Small Optical Sensor Size

The HDR-PJ620's optical sensor size of only 0.172" is in the smallest 17% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature. The average optical sensor size of all camcorders is 0.37", with the smallest being 0.12" and the largest being 1.8".

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Average Weight

The weight of the HDR-PJ620 of 308g is fairly typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 63% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many camcorders.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The HDR-PJ620 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Sony HDR-PJ620's display diagonal of 3" is relatively standard compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 46% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The HDR-PJ620 supports HDMI. 70% of video cameras also support HDMI.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The smallest digital zoom of camcorders is 1.5x, the biggest is 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x. The HDR-PJ620's digital zoom of 350x is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 27% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Features Smile Detection

The HDR-PJ620 features smile detection. 89% of camcorders do not feature smile detection.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The HDR-PJ620 has a built-in microphone. 54% of camcorders also have a built-in microphone.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Sony HDR-PJ620 is Full HD. 70% of camcorders also are Full HD.

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Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Across all the camcorders the minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) range from 10mm to 110mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 33mm. The HDR-PJ620's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 26.8mm is in the shortest 16% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Projector

The HDR-PJ620 has a built-in projector, unlike 96% of video cameras which do not have a built-in projector.

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Features Wi-Fi

The HDR-PJ620 features wi-Fi, unlike 76% of camcorders which do not feature wi-Fi.

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Has a Face Detection

The HDR-PJ620 has a face detection. 70% of camcorders do not have a face detection.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony HDR-PJ620 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), which is unusual. 87% of camcorders do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

discounts os035ns, info hdrpj620bceh, sony hdrpj620bceh, sony os035gf, sony qm851nc, sony os035ns

Barcodes:

04548736000704, 04548736000711

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