Sony PMW100
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Sony PMW100

A 5 year old 1 Full HD video camera with average features but high running costs
1" Yes 1.4kg CMOS Jul 2012
Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Sensor Type Release Date

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Sony PMW100 Review

With average features, we have ranked the Sony PMW100 number 367 across all camcorders.
Average Features
Overall Score

Why Has it Scored 39?

It is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest camcorders 2017.
This camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Fairly large display diagonal
Full HD
Only 1" optical sensor size
Very small optical zoom

Sony PMW100 In-Depth Analysis


Fairly Large Display Diagonal

Across all the camcorders the display diagonals range from 0.24" to 11", and the average display diagonal is 3". The Sony PMW100's display diagonal of 3.5" is in the largest 12% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Only 1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1" optical sensor size, which is the most commonly found optical sensor size on camcorders.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The Sony PMW100's optical zoom of only 10x is in the smallest 10% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. The smallest optical zoom of video cameras is 1x, the biggest is 78x, and the average optical zoom is 26x.

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The average weight of all video cameras is 530g, with the lightest being 50g and the heaviest being 7.5kg. The weight of the Sony PMW100 of 1.4kg is in the heaviest 12% of all video cameras when ranked by this feature.

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Full HD

Full HD

The Sony PMW100 is Full HD. 73% of video cameras also are Full HD.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The Sony PMW100 has an image stabilizer. 66% of camcorders also have an image stabilizer.

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Has an Interchangeable Lens

The Sony PMW100 has an interchangeable lens, which is unusual. 94% of camcorders do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 00027242850699, 04905524874198
50% bigger optical zoom
A lot heavier