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Sony DCR-HC27 / HC27E

Sony DCR-HC27 / HC27E
alaScore 79

136 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 136 reviews of Sony DCR-HC27 / HC27E. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony DCR-HC27 / HC27E is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 79/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 52 user reviews of Sony DCR-HC27 / HC27E from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

98% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony DCR-HC27 Handycam Mini DV CamcorderSony DCR-HC27 Handycam Mini DV Camcorder

Feb, 2018

Product Specifications

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Manufacturer Battery Name:Sony NP-FP30

Camera

Minimum illumination:5

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:11.3cm
Height:7.9cm
Weight:360g
Width:6.5cm

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.35

Display (Projector)

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

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Beach & Ski / Landscape / Portrait mode / Sports lesson / Spotlight / Sunset & Moon

Header

Manufacturer:Sony
Model:HC27E
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony Handycam DCR

Image sensor

Optical sensor size:25.4 / 6

Lens System

Digital Zoom:800
Filter Size:2.5
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):44 - 880
Focal length range (f-f):2.3 - 46
Lens Aperture:F/1.8-3.1
Max Focal Length:46mm
Min Focal Length:2.3mm
Optical Zoom:20
Optical Zoom:20
Type:Zoom lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:400Kpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:800Kpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/6"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):4.2 mm ( 1/6" ) / 4.2 mm ( 1/6 )
Optical Sensor Type:Advanced HAD CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabiliser:Electronic (Super Steady Shot)

Other features

Fader:Black / White / Mosaic / Monotone
Focus:1.8-3.1
I/O ports:USB\nVideo Out\nAudio Out
Lens system:Carl Zeiss Vario-Tessar
Power consumption (typical):2.1

Ports & interfaces

S-Video In: No
S-Video Out: Yes

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/50-1/3500

Storage

Camcorder tape type:Mini-DV

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Analogue Video Format:PAL
Digital Zoom:800
Faders:Black fader / Monotone fader / Mosaic fader / White fader
Media Type:Mini DV
Special Effects:Monotone / Mosaic / Negative Art / Pastel / Sepia / Solarisation
Type:Camcorder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder:123.2
Viewfinder Colour Support:Colour
Viewfinder resolution:123.2
Viewfinder Type:Electronic

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:11.3
Height :7.9
Weight:360
Width:6.5