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Sony PXW-X70

$2,059.00
A best selling and poor value for money 14.2 megapixel 1 video camera
14.2MP 1" Yes 900g Aug 2014
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
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Sony PXW-X70 Review

With average features, we have ranked the Sony PXW-X70 number 122 across all camcorders.
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Value for Money
Poor
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Features
Average Features
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Age
43
Overall Score
Mediocre

Why Has it Scored 43?

It has not bad user reviews with an average user rating of 80%.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer, better camcorders are available. View the latest video cameras 2017.
It is one of the best selling video cameras currently on the market. View best selling video cameras July 2017.
This Sony camcorder has some good features, but is also missing a few features:
Features wi-Fi
Supports HDMI
Does not support PictBridge
Only 1" optical sensor size

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Sony PXW-X70 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews

Top Seller

The PXW-X70 is a popular choice amongst people who purchased video cameras in the last 3 months.


Value For Money

Mediocre Value for Money

The product has mediocre features and at $2,059.00 it is more expensive than 77% of video cameras.

Price Has Gone Up by $280 (14%)

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Cheaper Price Found in the United Kingdom

We found a cheaper price for the Sony PXW-X70 of £1,999.00 ($1,999.00) in the United Kingdom. That's a saving of $60.00.

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Features

Does Not Support PictBridge

Like most of the other camcorders, the Sony PXW-X70 does not support PictBridge.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The PXW-X70 supports HDMI, as do most of the other video cameras.

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Features Wi-Fi

The PXW-X70 features wi-Fi, as do most of the other camcorders.

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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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Quite Large Display Diagonal

The smallest display diagonal of video cameras is 0.24", the largest is 11", and the average display diagonal is 3". At 3.5 inches, the PXW-X70 has a quite large display diagonal compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Heavy

The PXW-X70 is one of the heavier camcorders (900 grams) amongst camcorders of this age. Video cameras have weights of between 50g and 7.5kg, and the average weight is 530g.

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Average Optical Zoom

With an optical zoom of 12 times zoom factor, the Sony PXW-X70 has a fairly typical optical zoom compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Fairly Big Total Megapixels

The average total megapixels of camcorders is 8.2MP. The PXW-X70 has a quite big total megapixels (14.2 megapixels) compared to most of the other video cameras.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The PXW-X70 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), as do most of the other camcorders.

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Quite High Minimum Aperture Number

Video cameras have minimum aperture numbers of between 1.1 and 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.2. The PXW-X70 has a fairly high minimum aperture number (2.8) compared to most of the other camcorders.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The PXW-X70 has an image stabilizer, as do most of the other camcorders.

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Full HD

Full HD

The PXW-X70 is Full HD, as are most of the other camcorders.

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Product Identifiers

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00027242884649, 04905524990263, 05013493264502

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