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Sony PXW-Z150 Camcorder

$3,099.99
20MP 1 2.3kg Mar 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Good brand
Has an image stabilizer
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Reviews

Good Brand

We checked 4,270 expert and user reviews (including 352 verified purchases) for Sony camcorders and found that on average Sony has good ratings compared to other manufacturers. We also found that Sony has good ratings specifically within its big total megapixels video cameras range. 91% of those that bought a Sony camcorder would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Lens System

Has an Image Stabilizer

The PXW-Z150 has an image stabilizer. Most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that have been on the market for around the same time as this video camera also have an image stabilizer.

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Average Optical Zoom

The PXW-Z150 has a pretty typical optical zoom (12 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other camcorders of this type and age.

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Display

Very Large Display Diagonal

When compared to other big total megapixels video cameras that have been on the market for more than a year that we have checked the display diagonal of, the Sony PXW-Z150's display diagonal of 3.5 inches is one of the largest. Big total megapixels video cameras that have been around for around the same time as this video camera have display diagonals of between 2.9" and 3.5".

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Has a Vari-Angle LCD Display

The Sony PXW-Z150 has a vari-angle LCD display. Most of the other video cameras of this age and spec also have a vari-angle LCD display.

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Ports & Interfaces

Supports HDMI

supports HDMI

The PXW-Z150 supports HDMI, as do most of the other video cameras of this age and type.

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Has an XLR in

The PXW-Z150 has an XLR in. Most of the other similar spec camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this video camera also have an XLR in.

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Has a Composite Video Out

The PXW-Z150 has a composite video out. Most of the other video cameras that are a similar age to this camcorder also have a composite video out.

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Has a Headphone Outputs

The PXW-Z150 has a headphone outputs, as do most of the other camcorders of a similar age and spec to this camcorder.

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Does Not Support PictBridge

Like most of the other comparable spec camcorders that are a similar age to this video camera, the Sony PXW-Z150 does not support PictBridge.

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Video

Full HD

Full HD

The Sony PXW-Z150 is Full HD, as are most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that are a similar age to this camcorder.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Video Resolution

The PXW-Z150 supports a 3840 x 2160 pixels video resolutions which is higher than the 1280 x 720 pixels video resolutions supported by most camcorders of this spec and age. This video camera also support video resolutions of 640 x 360 pixels and 1440 x 1080 pixels and 1920 x 1080 pixels.

A 3840 x 2160 pixels video resolutions is in fact the best supported video resolution amongst all camcorders of a similar age and spec to this video camera.

The worst supported video resolution amongst similar types of camcorder is 640 x 480 pixels.

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3840 X 2160 Pixels Maximum Video Resolution

The PXW-Z150 has a 3840 x 2160 pixels maximum video resolution which is higher than most comparable spec camcorders that have been available for a similar time to it. Most video cameras that were released one year ago have a 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution.

A 3840 x 2160 pixels maximum video resolution is actually the best maximum video resolution amongst all video cameras of this age and spec.

A 1920 x 1080 pixels maximum video resolution is the worst maximum video resolution across comparable types of camcorder.

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Networking

Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The PXW-Z150 supports near Field Communication (NFC), as do most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that were launched more than a year ago.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Sony PXW-Z150 features wi-Fi. Most of the other video cameras of a comparable age and spec to this video camera also feature wi-Fi.

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Packaging Content

Has an AC Adapter Included

The Sony PXW-Z150 has an AC adapter included. Most of the other camcorders of a similar spec and age to this camcorder also have an AC adapter included.

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Has a Batteries Included

The Sony PXW-Z150 has a batteries included. Most of the other comparable spec camcorders that were released more than a year ago also have a batteries included.

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Has a Handheld Remote Control

The PXW-Z150 has a handheld remote control. Most of the other video cameras of a comparable age and spec to this video camera also have a handheld remote control.

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Audio

Has a Built-In Microphone

The PXW-Z150 has a built-in microphone. Most of the other camcorders of a similar age and spec to this camcorder also have a built-in microphone.

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Storage

Two Memory Slots

The PXW-Z150 is a two memory slots video camera.

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Viewfinder

Very Large Viewfinder Screen Size

Across all the camcorders of a comparable type and age to this camcorder the viewfinder screen sizes range from 0.24" to 0.39", and the average viewfinder screen size is 0.27". The PXW-Z150 has a very large viewfinder screen size (0.39 inches) compared to most of the other camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this camcorder.

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Flash

Does Not Have a Built-In Flash

The Sony PXW-Z150 does not have a built-in flash. Most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that have been on the market for a comparable time to this video camera also do not have a built-in flash.

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Still Image

Only 3840 X 2160 Pixels Image Resolution

The Sony PXW-Z150 has a maximum maximum image resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. That's 9% less maximum image resolution than the most common maximum image resolution of 4032 x 2272 pixels. Across all camcorders that were released around the same time as this video camera the best maximum image resolution is 6048 x 3400 pixels and the worst is 2304 x 1296 pixels.

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Weight & Dimensions

Very Heavy

At 2.3 kilograms, the PXW-Z150 is very heavy compared to most of the other big total megapixels video cameras that have been available for around the same time as this video camera. The lightest comparable spec camcorder that has been available for more than a year is 50g weight and the heaviest is 2.3kg.

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Focusing

Very Big Closest Focusing Distance

The smallest closest focusing distance of camcorders that have been around for around the same time as this camcorder is 0.01m and the biggest is 10m. At 10 meters, the PXW-Z150 has a very big closest focusing distance compared to most of the other video cameras that came out around the same time as this video camera.

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Other

Released Over a Year Ago

It was April 2017 when this camcorder was released.


Image Sensor

1" Optical Sensor Size

This camcorder has a 1" optical sensor size, which is the most frequently found optical sensor size on similar spec camcorders that have been on the market for a comparable time to it.

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Product Identifiers

Barcodes 04548736035492

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