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Sony HDR-CX210

alaTest has collected and analyzed 136 reviews of Sony HDR-CX210. 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. Reviewers are impressed by the image quality and size. The price and portability also get good reviews. The viewfinder and reliability get negative reviews.

usability, portability, price, size, image quality

reliability, viewfinder

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-CX210 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 86/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony HDR-CX210

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Sony HDR-CX210 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the design and durability. The portability and zoom also get good feedback, whereas there are some less positive views about the viewfinder.

usability, zoom, portability, durability, design

viewfinder

89% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony CX210 Full HD Camcorder - Black (8GB, 25 x Optical Zoom) 2.7 inch LCDSony CX210 Full HD Camcorder - Black (8GB, 25 x Optical Zoom) 2.7 inch LCD

Dec, 2016

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony HDR-CX210

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 84 user reviews of Sony HDR-CX210 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the price and size. The image quality and portability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some negative comments about the reliability.

usability, portability, image quality, size, price

reliability

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony HDR-CX210 High Definition Handycam 5.3 MP Camcorder with 25x Optical Zoom (Black) (2012 Model)Sony HDR-CX210 High Definition Handycam 5.3 MP Camcorder with 25x Optical Zoom (Black) (2012 Model)

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Wind filter: Yes

Battery

Battery technology:Lithium / Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:NP-FV30

Camera

3D: No
Back light compensation: Yes
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Camera playback:Highlights, Movie, Single image / single image, slide show
Image processor:BIONZ
Image quality adjustment:Brightness
Minimum illumination:11 / 3
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
Progressive Scan: Yes
Self-timer:10
Supported aspect ratios:16:9 / 4:3, 16:9

Design

Colour of product:Black / Blue / Red / Silver
LED indicators: Yes
Tripod mountable: Yes

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:6.86
Display resolution (numeric):230000
Touchscreen: Yes

Flash

Built-in Flash: No
Built-in light: No

Focusing

Closest focusing distance:0.0100
Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual / Manual
Macro focusing range:0.39
Smile detection: Yes

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):1.3 / 1.31
Effective megapixels (movie):1.3 / 1.31
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 5.8
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:1.5 / 5.3

Lens System

Digital Zoom:300
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):36 - 1080 / 44 - 1320
Focal length range (f-f):2.5 - 62.5
Image stabilizer: Yes
Image stabilizer type:Digital / Optical
Interchangeable lens: No
Maximum aperture number:1.8 / 3.2
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):108 / 132
Minimum aperture number:1.8 / 3.2
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):3.6 / 4.4
Optical Zoom:25

Light exposure

Light exposure modes:Auto
Scene modes:Backlight, Beach, Close-up (macro), Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Portrait, Self-portrait, Snow, Spotlight, Sunset, Twilight / Backlight, Beach, Close-up (macro), Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Portrait, Snow, Spotlight, Sunset, Twilight / Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Portrait, Snow, Spotlight, Sunrise, Sunset / Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Portrait, Snow, Spotlight, Sunset

Networking

Wi-Fi: No

Other features

Aperture range (F-F):1.8 - 3.2
Auto Focus: Yes
Backlight: Yes
Extra/Smart zoom:30
Integrated USB cable: Yes
Manual Focus: Yes
Night mode:No / Yes
Noise Reduction: Yes
Power consumption (typical):2.1
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Bundled software:PlayMemories Home
Cables included:AC, AV, HDMI, USB / AV, HDMI, USB
Handheld remote control: No
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

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

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:0.0001 / 1/6 - 1/10000

Still image

Image formats supported:JPG
Maximum image resolution:3072 x 1728
Still image resolution(s):2304 x 1728,3072 x 1728

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:MS PRO Duo HS, MS PRO Duo Mark 2, MS Pro-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC / MS PRO Duo, MS Pro-HG Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC / MS PRO Duo, SD, SDHC, SDXC / MS PRO Duo, SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported: No
Internal storage capacity:8

Video

Analog signal format system:NTSC
Bitrate at maximum video resolution:24
Capture modes:FH, FXP, HQ, LP
Dual shot (video & photo): Yes
HD type:Full HD / HD Ready
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080i / 1080i, 480p, 720p / 1080p
Video formats supported:AVCHD, H.264, MPEG2, MPEG4 / AVCHD, H.264, MPEG4
Video Resolutions:720 x 480,1280 x 720,1920 x 1080 / 720 x 480,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:10.7 / 5.5
Height :12.2 / 5.1
Weight:175 / 227
Width:5.25 / 5.6

White balance

Indoor white balance: Yes
Onepush white balance: Yes
Outdoor white balance: Yes
White Balance:Auto