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Sony PJ670

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Sony PJ670

$695.23
Sony PJ670
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A fully featured and extremely highly rated 30x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera, with an affordable price
30x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 9.2MP 1" Feb 2015
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SONY HD video camera Handycam HDR-PJ670 Bordeaux Brown optical 30 times HDR-PJ670-T [International Version, No Warranty]
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Sony PJ670 Review

With excellent reviews, we have ranked the Sony PJ670 number 73 across all camcorders.
96
Reviews
120 Reviews
85
Value for Money
Very Good
87
Features
Fully-Featured
87
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 87?

It has great user reviews with 88% of buyers recommending this video camera to others.
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 great features:
Bigger than average total megapixels
Bigger than average optical zoom
Has an image stabilizer
Supports HDMI
Imaging technology that captures more scenic quality
Balanced optical steadyshot for more stable images
For higher image qualities and capture capacity
5.1 surround sound brings memories to life
Shoot, edit, and share as you like
Wi-Fi and NFC allow mobile control and image transfer

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Sony PJ670 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Poor Value for Money

The product has excellent reviews but mediocre features and at $695.23 it is in the most expensive 40% of video cameras.

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Cheaper in the United States Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Sony PJ670 and the United States price of $695.23 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United Kingdom where the price is £4,980.00 ($4,980.00).

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Features

Bigger Than Average Total Megapixels

Video cameras have total megapixels of between 0.3MP and 50MP, and the average total megapixels is 7.8MP. The total megapixels of the Sony PJ670 of 9.2MP is bigger than 68% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Average Weight

The Sony PJ670's weight of 325g is fairly average compared to most other video cameras. It is in the heaviest 65% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Sensor Size

The smallest optical sensor size of video cameras is 0.12", the largest is 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.38". The Sony PJ670's optical sensor size of only 0.172" is in the smallest 21% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Optical Zoom

The average optical zoom of all video cameras is 19x, with the smallest being 1x and the biggest being 70x. The optical zoom of the Sony PJ670 of 30x is bigger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 31% of all video cameras 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 video cameras.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Sony PJ670 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Sony PJ670 supports HDMI. 70% of camcorders also support HDMI.

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Average Display Diagonal

The Sony PJ670's display diagonal of 3" is relatively average compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 35% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Bigger Than Average Digital Zoom

The Sony PJ670's digital zoom of 350x is bigger than average when compared to most other video cameras. It is in the biggest 34% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature. The smallest digital zoom of camcorders is 1.5x, the biggest is 3,500x, and the average digital zoom is 460x.

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Has a Self-Timer

The Sony PJ670 has a self-timer. 92% of camcorders do not have a self-timer.

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Features Smile Detection

The Sony PJ670 features smile detection, unlike 89% of video cameras which do not feature smile detection.

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

The Sony PJ670's minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of only 26.8mm is shorter than 77% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of camcorders range from 10mm to 110mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 32mm.

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Larger Than Average Internal Storage Capacity

The internal storage capacity of the Sony PJ670 of 32GB is in the largest 24% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The average internal storage capacity of all video cameras is 27GB, with the smallest being 0.1GB and the largest being 220GB.

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Has a Face Detection

The Sony PJ670 has a face detection, which is unusual. 70% of video cameras do not have a face detection.

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Sony PJ670 has a vari-angle LCD display, unlike 91% of camcorders which do not have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Very Small Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distances of camcorders range from 0.0005m to 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.35m. The closest focusing distance of the Sony PJ670 of only 0.01m is smaller than 91% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The Sony PJ670 has a built-in microphone, as do 54% of camcorders.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Sony PJ670 features wi-Fi, unlike 76% of camcorders which do not feature wi-Fi.

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Has a Built-In Projector

The Sony PJ670 has a built-in projector, unlike 96% of video cameras which do not have a built-in projector.

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Has a Built-In Flash

The Sony PJ670 has a built-in flash, which is unusual. 86% of video cameras do not have a built-in flash.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The Sony PJ670 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 87% of camcorders which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Full HD

Full HD

The Sony PJ670 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony hdrpj670t, sony hdrpj670b, sony hdrpj670w

Barcodes:

00027242886094, 04905524995718, 04905524995725

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