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Sony bloggie MHS-CM5

alaTest has collected and analyzed 157 reviews of Sony bloggie MHS-CM5. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and size. The price and portability are also appreciated. Some have doubts about the reliability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony bloggie MHS-CM5 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 84/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony bloggie MHS-CM5

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 user reviews of Sony bloggie MHS-CM5 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the durability and size are generally positive. The price and usability also get good feedback, but there are some mixed opinions about the zoom.

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88% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony MHS-CM5V Bloggie High Definition Handycam Camcorder - VioletSony MHS-CM5V Bloggie High Definition Handycam Camcorder - Violet

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony bloggie MHS-CM5

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 89 user reviews of Sony bloggie MHS-CM5 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Opinions about the durability and size are overall positive. The price and portability also get good reviews, but some have doubts about the reliability. Comments about the image quality and design are different.

usability, portability, price, size, durability

reliability

81% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony MHS-CM5 bloggie HD Video Camera (Violet) NEWEST MODELSony MHS-CM5 bloggie HD Video Camera (Violet) NEWEST MODEL

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Built-In Microphone: Yes

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Mono
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Battery life (max):1.58
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:NP-BK1
Manufacturer Battery Name:Sony NP-BK1

Camcorder Features

High Definition Video Support:1080p
Widescreen Video Capture:Widescreen Video Capture

Design

LED indicators: Yes

Digital Camera

Supported Flash Memory:Memory Stick PRO Duo / Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2 / Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo / SD Memory Card / SDHC Memory Card

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:6.7cm
Height:10.1cm
Weight:196g
Width:3.9cm

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.1

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.5in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.4cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Header

Manufacturer:Sony
Model:MHS-CM5
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony bloggie

Image sensor

Optical sensor size:25.4 / 2.5
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:5

Lens System

Digital Zoom:4
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):41 - 190
Focal length range (f-f):6.3 - 31.5
Lens Aperture:F/3.3
Max Focal Length:31.5mm
Min Focal Length:6.3mm
Optical Zoom:5
Optical Zoom:5
Type:Zoom lens

Miscellaneous

Colour:Dark purple

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Still Resolution:5.038Megapixel
Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:2.07Mpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:5Mpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/2.5"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):10.2 mm ( 1/2.5" ) / 10.2 mm ( 1/2.5 )
Optical Sensor Type:CMOS
Sensor Qty:1CMOS

Optical System

Image Stabiliser:Electronic (Steady Shot)

Other features

Additional accessories:Wrist Strap, CD-ROM
Audio output:Y
Auto Focus: Yes
Cable Type:Component, A/V, USB
Snapshot:Y
Video Out:Y

Packaging Content

Bundled software:PMB Portable, Picture Motion Browser PC

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:1
PictBridge: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/15 - 1/4000

Video

Maximum frame rate:30
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Video formats supported:MPEG

Video Input

Digital Video Format:H.264 / MPEG-4
Digital Zoom:4
Face Detection:Built-in / Yes
Media Type:Flash card
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Camcorder

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:5.4
Height :10.8
Weight:110
Width:1.9