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Sony DCR SR37

alaTest has collected and analyzed 106 reviews of Sony DCR SR37. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Views about the price and size are generally positive. The zoom and portability also get good reviews, but some have doubts about the durability. There are some mixed reviews about the battery.

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durability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony DCR SR37 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony DCR SR37

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Sony DCR SR37 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the battery and size. The zoom and usability are also mentioned favorably. Many are less positive about the durability.

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durability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony - Handycam DCR-SR37E - Camcorder - Widescreen Video Capture - 800 Kpix - optical zoom: 60 x - HDD : 60 GB - flash cardSony - Handycam DCR-SR37E - Camcorder - Widescreen Video Capture - 800 Kpix - optical zoom: 60 x - HDD : 60 GB - flash card

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio Dubbing: No
Built-In Microphone: Yes

Audio Input

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

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Battery technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:NP-FH30
Manufacturer Battery Name:Sony NP-FH30

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes
Widescreen Video Capture:Widescreen Video Capture

Camera

Minimum illumination:6
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes

Camera Flash

Type: None

Design

Colour of product:Black, Silver

Digital Storage Media

Type:Hard disc drive

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:10.5cm
Height:6.8cm
Weight:300g
Width:6cm

Display

Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.86
Display Resolution:123200

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.7in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.9cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Beach / Candle / Fireworks / Landscape / Portrait mode / Snow / Sports mode / Spotlight / Sunrise / Sunset / Twilight mode/Fireworks / Sunrise / Snow / Beach / Candle / Sunset / Twilight mode / Sports mode / Portrait mode / Landscape / Spotlight

Flash

Built-in Flash: No

Header

Manufacturer:Sony
Model:SR37E
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony Handycam DCR

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (movie):0.49
Optical sensor resolution:800000
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 8
Sensor Type:CCD
Total MegaPixels:0.8

Lens System

Digital Zoom:2000
Filter Size:3
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):44 - 2640
Focal length range (f-f):1.8 - 108
Image stabilizer: Yes
Lens Aperture:F/1.8-6.0
Max Focal Length:108mm
Min Focal Length:1.8mm
Optical Zoom:60
Optical Zoom:60
Type:Zoom lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Still Resolution:0.41Megapixel/0.49Megapixel
Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:410Kpix/490Kpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:800Kpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/8"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):3.2 mm ( 1/8" )/3.2 mm ( 1/8" ) / 3.2 mm ( 1/8 )
Optical Sensor Type:Advanced HAD CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabiliser:Electronic (Steady Shot)

Other features

Audio output:Y
Auto Focus: Yes
Cable Type:USB, Multi AV
Fader:Y
Focus:Spot
Interface:USB 2.0
Manual Focus: Yes
Media types supported:HDD, Memory Stick
Metering:Spot
Night mode: Yes
Noise Reduction: Yes
Photo mode: Yes
Recording speed:HQ (9Mbps) / SP (6Mbps) / LP (3Mbps)
Sports: Yes
Spotlight: Yes
Twilight: Yes

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Picture Motion Browser

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
DV port: No
Microphone in: No
PictBridge: Yes
S-Video In: No
S-Video Out: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/3-1/3500

Still image

Still image resolution(s):640 x 480

Storage

Internal storage capacity:60

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video

Maximum Video Resolution:720 x 576

Video Input

Analogue Video Format:PAL
Digital Video Format:MPEG-2
Digital Zoom:2000
Faders:Black fader / White fader/Black fader / White fader
Media Type:Flash card / Hard disc drive/Hard disc drive / Flash card
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Still Image Format:JPEG
Type:Camcorder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: None
Viewfinder Type: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10.5
Height :6.8
Weight:300
Width:6

White balance

Indoor white balance: Yes
Onepush white balance: Yes
Outdoor white balance: Yes