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Sony HDR-GW66

Sony HDR-GW66
alaScore 85

26 reviews

Dec, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 26 reviews of Sony HDR-GW66. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviews about the design and durability are generally positive. The image quality and portability also get good feedback.

usability, portability, image quality, durability, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-GW66 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony HDR-GW66

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 19 user reviews of Sony HDR-GW66 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the design and durability. The image quality and portability also get good opinions.

usability, portability, image quality, durability, design

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

This summary is based on the products: Sony GW66VE Waterproof Full HD Camcorder - BlackSony GW66VE Waterproof Full HD Camcorder - Black

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications

Audio

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

Battery

Battery Type:NP-BX1
Charging source:AC, USB
Number of Batteries Supported:1

Camera

3D: No
Back light compensation: Yes
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Camera playback:Highlights
Geotagging: Yes
GPS (satellite): Yes
Minimum illumination:6
Supported aspect ratios:16:9

Design

Colour of product:Black / White
LED indicators: Yes

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:7.62
Display resolution (numeric):460000
Touchscreen: Yes

Flash

Built-in Flash: Yes
Built-in light: No
Shoe mounting point: No

Focusing

Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual / Manual
Smile detection: Yes

Image sensor

Optical sensor size:25.4 / 3.91
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:5.4

Lens System

Digital Zoom:120
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):29.8 - 298 / 29.8 - 363
Focal length range (f-f):3.2 - 32
Image stabilizer:No / Yes
Interchangeable lens: No
Maximum aperture number:3.4
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):29.8
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):2.98
Optical Zoom:10
Wide angle lens system: Yes

Light exposure

Scene modes:Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night landscape, Night portrait, Portrait, Snow, Spotlight, Sunrise, Sunset, Underwater / Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Night portrait, Portrait, Snow, Spotlight, Sunrise, Sunset, Underwater

Other features

Aperture range (F-F):1.8 - 3.4
Backlight: Yes
Electrical viewfinder: No
Extra/Smart zoom:17
Integrated USB cable: No
Manual Focus: Yes
Night mode: No
Power cord included: Yes
Windows operating systems supported: Yes

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC, HDMI, USB
Quick start guide: Yes
Warranty card: Yes
Wrist strap included: Yes

Ports & interfaces

HDMI: Yes
S-Video In: No
S-Video Out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:0.0001 - 0.125 / 1/8 - 1/10000

Still image

Image formats supported:JPG / JPS
Maximum image resolution:6016 x 3384
Still image resolution(s):4512 x 3384 / 6016 x 3384\n4512 x 3384

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC, MS Micro (M2) / microSD (TransFlash), MS Micro (M2), SDXC
Disc types supported: No
Memory slots:1

Video

Bitrate at maximum video resolution:28
Capture modes:FH, FXP, HQ, LP, SP
Dual shot (video & photo): Yes
HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Video formats supported:AVCHD, H.264, MP4, MPEG2, MPEG4 / AVCHD, MPEG2, MPEG4
Video Resolutions:720 x 480,1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:7
Height :10.8
Weight:188
Width:3.25

White balance

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