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Sony Handycam DCR HC47

Sony Handycam DCR HC47
alaScore 77

58 reviews

Dec, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 58 reviews of Sony Handycam DCR HC47. 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. Comments about the portability and size are on the whole positive. The image quality and usability also get good feedback, whereas there are some mixed comments about the battery.

price, usability, image quality, size, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony Handycam DCR HC47 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 8 user reviews of Sony Handycam DCR HC47 from The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on People are impressed by the image quality and usability. The battery and price also get good views. Some have doubts about the size and portability.

price, battery, usability, image quality

portability, size

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

This summary is based on the products: Sony DCR-HC47 Handycam Mini Dv Camcorder With 2.7'' LCD ScreenSony DCR-HC47 Handycam Mini Dv Camcorder With 2.7'' LCD Screen

Dec, 2016

Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: No
Chip Type:CCD
Image Stabiliser:Electronical Image Stabiliser
Sensor Size:1/6''
Smartphone Remote Control: No


Digital Input: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: Yes
Near Field Communication: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface :MS Duo / Pro Duo
Type of SD Card Interface : No
USB: Yes
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

General Features

3D: No
Handheld Position:Horizontal
Product Type:Camcorder
Resolution:Standard Definition


Longest Shutter Speed in s:1/2
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/3500


HD Video Format:Not Applicable
Recording Format:16:9 / 4:3