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Sony CCD TRV 43

Sony CCD TRV 43
alaScore 80

23 reviews

Nov, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 reviews of Sony CCD TRV 43. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Opinions about the zoom and price are overall positive. The design and usability are also mentioned favorably.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony CCD TRV 43 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 80/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 23 user reviews of Sony CCD TRV 43 from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on People are impressed by the zoom and price. The design and usability are also appreciated.

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This summary is based on the product: Sony CCDTRV43 Handycam Hi8 Camcorder

Nov, 2015

Product Specifications

With Sony Handycam CCD, you can capture life's precious moments with superior picture and sound quality. Sony Handycam CCD is loaded with advanced features, but at the same time it is very easy to use. You will soon be producing home video that you can enjoy for years to come.

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Mono


Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Manufacturer Battery Name:Sony NP-F330

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes

Camera Flash

Type: None

Digital Storage Media

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight


Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.5in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.4cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Beach & ski / Landscape / Portrait mode / Sports mode / Spotlight / Sunset & moon


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony Handycam CCD

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/1.4-3.0
Max Focal Length:73.8mm
Min Focal Length:4.1mm
Optical Zoom:18
Type:Zoom lens

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:200Kpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:320Kpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/4"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):6.4 mm ( 1/4 ) / 6.4 mm ( 1/4" )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Digital Scene Transition:Black fader / Bounce fader / Monotone fader / Mosaic fader
Digital Zoom:330
Media Type:Hi8 / Video8
Special Effects:Monotone / Mosaic / Negative Art / Pastel / Sepia / Slim / Solarization / Stretch


Viewfinder Color Support:Black & white
Viewfinder Type:LCD