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Sony DCR-SX85 Handycam Compact Silver 16GB Camcorder w/ 60x Optical Zoom Bundle

alaTest has collected and analyzed 43 reviews of Sony DCR-SX85 Handycam Compact Silver 16GB Camcorder w/ 60x Optical Zoom Bundle. The average rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Comments about the zoom and portability are overall positive. The size and price also get good feedback, whereas some have doubts about the reliability and durability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony DCR-SX85 Handycam Compact Silver 16GB Camcorder w/ 60x Optical Zoom Bundle is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony DCR-SX85 Handycam Compact Silver 16GB Camcorder w/ 60x Optical Zoom Bundle

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 59 user reviews of Sony DCR-SX85 Handycam Compact Silver 16GB Camcorder w/ 60x Optical Zoom Bundle from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Opinions about the zoom and size are on the whole positive. The portability and price are also mentioned favorably. There are some mixed views about the image quality. The reliability and durability get critical reviews.

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69% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony DCR-SX85 Handycam Camcorder (Silver)Sony DCR-SX85 Handycam Camcorder (Silver)

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: mbuxbaum (cnet.com)

bitter disappointment!. Stay Away!

 

Buy this camera if you are posting low-res videos on youtube or working with closeups. Useless for family vacations. If you have large flat screen tv playing back your videos will tearjerking.

small, good zoom if you can use it. It is absolutely wonderful if used for extreme closeups. Else your old tape camera is better

video quality low. there is practically no difference in picture quality between HD and SP. Bright sunny day-back lit display is useless. Has many useless presets. Has two USB connect options Why???. The format is proprietary anyway. You can not plug and

Apr, 2011
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