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Sony HDR-CX625

alaTest has collected and analyzed 81 reviews of Sony HDR-CX625. The average rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the durability and image quality. The price and size are also appreciated, but some have doubts about the memory.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-CX625 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony HDR-CX625 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Views about the price and image quality are generally positive. The durability and usability also get good feedback.

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

This summary is based on the products: Sony HDR-CX625 Full HD Compact Camcorder (5-Axis Balanced Optical SteadyShot, 30x Optical Zoom, Wi-Fi and NFC)Sony HDR-CX625 Full HD Compact Camcorder (5-Axis Balanced Optical SteadyShot, 30x Optical Zoom, Wi-Fi and NFC)

Mar, 2018

Product Specifications


Audio formats supported:LC-AAC, MP4
Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0/5.1
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Wind filter: Yes


Battery Capacity:980
Battery technology:Lithium
Battery Type:NP-FV50
Battery voltage:6.8


Back light compensation: Yes
Back Light Compensation (BLC):Y
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Camera playback:Highlights, Slide show
Image processor:BIONZ X
Image quality adjustment:Brightness
Minimum illumination:3
Remotely operated: Yes
Self-timer delay:10
Shooting modes:Auto, Manual
Smartphone remote support: Yes
Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9


Colour of product:Black


Built-in Display: Yes
Display aspect ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:7.62
Display resolution (numeric):460800
Touchscreen: Yes
Vari-angle LCD display: Yes


Flash Modes:Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Pre-flash


Auto Focus (AF) lock: Yes
Closest focusing distance:0.0100
Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual
Smile detection: Yes

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):2.29
Effective megapixels (movie):2.29
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 5.8
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:2.29

Lens System

Digital Zoom:350
Filter Size:4.6
Focal length range (f-f):26.8 - 804
Image stabilizer: Yes
Image stabilizer type:Optical
Maximum aperture number:4
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):98.4
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):2.68
Optical Zoom:30

Light exposure

Light exposure modes:Auto, Manual
Light metering:Spot


Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes

Packaging Content

Cables included:HDMI, Micro-USB
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Micro-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1


Camera shutter speed:1/6 - 1/10000

Still image

Maximum image resolution:4032 x 2272
Still image resolution(s):4032 x 2272, 3024 x 2272, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 480


Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Camera file system:DCF 2.0, Exif 2.3, MPF
Compatible memory cards:MS Micro (M2), MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC
Disc types supported: No

Technical Details

Flash exposure compensation: Yes
Flash Modes:Auto, Flash off, Flash on, Pre-flash


Analog signal format system:NTSC, PAL
Bitrate at maximum video resolution:50
Capture modes:FH
HD type:Full HD
Maximum frame rate:60
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:720p, 1080p
Video formats supported:AVCHD, H.264, MP4, MPEG4
Video Resolutions:1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Weight & Dimensions

Height :6.6

White balance

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