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Sony PMW-150

83

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Sony PMW-150

$39.00
Sony PMW-150
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A very good value for money and fully featured 20x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution video camera
20x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 1" 2.1kg Oct 2012
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Sony PMW-150 Review

Representing excellent value for money, we have ranked the Sony PMW-150 number 58 across all camcorders.
98
Value for Money
Excellent
81
Features
Fully-Featured
83
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 83?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest video cameras 2018.
This camcorder has some great features:
Has an image stabilizer
Larger than average display diagonal
Supports HDMI
Higher than average maximum aperture number

Sony PMW-150 In-Depth Analysis

Value For Money

Terrific Value for Money

The product has mediocre features but at $39.00 it is cheaper than 99% of video cameras.

Features

Average Optical Zoom

The PMW-150's optical zoom of 20x is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is in the biggest 59% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This camcorder 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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Heavier Than Average

The PMW-150's weight of 2.1kg is heavier than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the heaviest 7% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature. The average weight of all camcorders is 570g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 7.5kg.

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Average Optical Sensor Size

The PMW-150's optical sensor size of 0.333" is fairly typical compared to most other camcorders. It is in the largest 58% of all video cameras when sorted by this feature.

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Average Maximum Battery Life

The maximum battery life of the PMW-150 of 2h is fairly average compared to most other camcorders. It is longer than 60% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The PMW-150 has an image stabilizer. 69% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Larger Than Average Display Diagonal

The average display diagonal of all camcorders is 3", with the smallest being 1.3" and the largest being 9". The display diagonal of the Sony PMW-150 of 3.5" is larger than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is larger than 88% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The Sony PMW-150 supports HDMI, as do 70% of video cameras.

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Higher Than Average Maximum Aperture Number

The average maximum aperture number of all camcorders is 5, with the lowest being 1.6 and the highest being 38. The maximum aperture number of the Sony PMW-150 of 11 is higher than 96% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Full HD

Full HD

The PMW-150 is Full HD. 70% of video cameras also are Full HD.

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Has a Built-In Microphone

The PMW-150 has a built-in microphone, as do 54% of camcorders.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PMW-150 has a handheld remote control. 92% of video cameras do not have a handheld remote control.

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Very Low Minimum Aperture Number

The Sony PMW-150's minimum aperture number of only 1.6 is in the lowest 9% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature. The average minimum aperture number of all camcorders is 2.3, with the lowest being 1.1 and the highest being 22.

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony a1899214a

Barcodes:

04905524889406

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