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Sharp VL WD450

alaTest has collected and analyzed 236 reviews of Sharp VL WD450. The average rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the zoom and portability. The usability and price are also appreciated. There are some less positive comments about the size and reliability.

image quality, price, usability, portability, zoom

reliability, size

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sharp VL WD450 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 68/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sharp VL WD450

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 227 user reviews of Sharp VL WD450 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Reviews about the zoom and portability are generally positive. The usability and price also get good feedback, but many are critical about the size and reliability.

image quality, price, usability, portability, zoom

reliability, size

66% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sharp VLWD450U MiniDV Digital Camcorder w/2.5'' Viewfinder & Built-in Digital Still ModeSharp VLWD450U MiniDV Digital Camcorder w/2.5'' Viewfinder & Built-in Digital Still Mode

Oct, 2016

Consumer review by: Online Shopper (shopzilla.com)

another pitiful product from Sharp

 

modern, small, has lots of desired features, not to pricey

piece of junk as all Sharp Electronics are, flimsy made

May, 2005

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

Don't buy this camera

 

Good when it worked. Short life camera.

Sharp's repair had it longer than we have when it worked.

Aug, 2003

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

cAMERA IS BAD BIG TIME

 

This camera is basicly priced. I want you to see how bad it

It stinks

Jun, 2003

Consumer review by: Jason (shopzilla.com)

Sharp VL-WD450U

 

Easy to use and very user friendly. Takes excellent photos!

larger size

Nov, 2002

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

this is not so good

 

Lots of features,

real bad picture. very grainy. Takes ok pics

Aug, 2002

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

Video is grainy and horizonal lines cause distortion

 

Lots of features

Poor video quality

May, 2002

Consumer review by: pluton (epinions.com)

NOTHING Better for the Money.Period!

 

Analog to digital conversion26X Optical ZoomHeadphone JackShotgun MicrophoneFinal Cut Pro Compatible

Steep Learning CurveWon't fit in your palm

Sep, 2006

Consumer review by: Nicu (pcphotoreview.com)

Sharp VL WD450

 
Oct, 2002

Product Specifications

Imagine recording with no control buttons - instead, all you do is touch the world's most advanced LCD View Screen; to Zoom, Rewind, Review and more - all at your fingertips. Imagine, life's precious moments captured at near broadcast picture quality. Or a 780x Digital Zoom that brings distance scenes in so close you can almost touch them.The VL-WD450U is a digital camcorder that features a 2.5" Color LCD View Screen, 26x optical zoom, 780x digital zoom, and an 8MB SmartMedia card. In addition, the VL-WD450U is equipped with Super Cat's Eye Lux Recording, which allows users to record in dark situations and outdoors at night, and a Zoom Microphone that automatically adjusts from wide to narrow with the zoom lens to capture audio at a distance.

Configuration

3 Chip Technic: No
Image Stabiliser:Electronical Image Stabiliser

Connectivity

Digital Input: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
HDMI: No
HDMI PORT: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface : No
USB: No
USB Interface: No
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

General Features

3D: No
Format:MiniDV
Handheld Position:Horizontal
Product Type:TRAD. CAMCORDER
Resolution:Standard Definition
Type:Camcorder

Recording

HD Video Format:Not Applicable
Recording Format:4:3
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