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Sony DCR SR37

alaTest has collected and analyzed 288 reviews of Sony DCR SR37. The average rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviews about the price and zoom are on the whole positive. The size and portability also get good feedback, but there are some less positive opinions about the control panel and color.

usability, portability, size, zoom, price

battery, design, viewfinder, color, control panel

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony DCR SR37 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony DCR SR37

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Sony DCR SR37 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. People really like the battery and size. The zoom and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas there are some critical views about the durability.

portability, usability, zoom, size, battery

durability

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

This summary is based on the products: Sony - Handycam DCR-SR37E - Camcorder - Widescreen Video Capture - 800 Kpix - optical zoom: 60 x - HDD : 60 GB - flash cardSony - Handycam DCR-SR37E - Camcorder - Widescreen Video Capture - 800 Kpix - optical zoom: 60 x - HDD : 60 GB - flash card

Dec, 2017

Expert review by: (gadgetheaven.co.uk)

Sony DCR-SR37E Camcorder

 

With all the features you would expect from a camcorder of this type and so much more this camcorder proves to be great value for money.

May, 2012

Consumer review by: dean (reevoo.com)

Sony Handycam DCR-SR37

 

A brilliant camera. No doubt about it.

Umm - none!

Jul, 2012

Consumer review by: Andrew (reevoo.com)

Sony Handycam DCR-SR37

 

Hard Disk is good at storing a lot of images and I am very pleased with what it has filmed.

Not good in low light.

Jun, 2012

Consumer review by: josie (reevoo.com)

Sony Handycam DCR-SR37

 

It's very light too use..

when used at night time it's very dark! There is no light and the picture are blured?.doesn't come with remote control..

Feb, 2012

Consumer review by: Colin (reevoo.com)

Sony Handycam DCR-SR37

 

Easy to carry and use indoors

When using outdoors cannot see the subject in viewfinder; all I can see is my reflection. How can I overcome this problem.

Oct, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony Handycam DCR-SR37

 

easy to use mostly

no viewfinder means image difficult to follow in bright light- useless at seaside or skiing

Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: Walter (reevoo.com)

Sony Handycam DCR-SR37

 

Can't put movies on apple mac computer . even after been told i could, so it's almost useless.

Feb, 2011

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony Handycam DCR-SR37

 

Very quick and simple to use.

Aug, 2010

Consumer review by: Norman (reevoo.com)

Sony Handycam DCR-SR37

 

Light, Compact, Good Image Quality, Easy to upload Video, Excellent Battery Life, Excellent Zoom

Still Camera Pictures Not Great, Fader a bit Fiddely to use (via touch screen)

Jul, 2010

Consumer review by: Confirmed purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony Handycam DCR-SR37

 

power of lens

no screen shade available so shooting in bright light makes it difficult to see target

Jun, 2010

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio dubbing: No
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Battery

Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:NP-FH30

Camera

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Camcorder Type:Handheld camcorder
Minimum illumination:6
On Screen Display (OSD): Yes
Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9

Design

Color of product:Black, Silver / Silver

Display

Built-in display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:2.7
Display Resolution:123200

Flash

Built-in flash: No
Built-in light: No

Image Sensor

Effective megapixels (movie):0.49
Optical sensor resolution:800000
Optical sensor size:1 / 8
Sensor Type:CCD
Total megapixels:0.8

Lens System

35 mm camera lens equivalent:1.73 - 103.9
Digital Zoom:2000
Filter size:1.18
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):1.73 - 103.9
Focal length range (f-f):0.0709 - 4.25
Image Stabilizer: Yes
Interchangeable Lens: No
Optical Zoom:60

Other Features

Audio Output:Y
Auto focus: Yes
Cable type:USB, Multi AV
Fader:Y
Focus:SPOT
Interface:USB 2.0
Manual focus: Yes
Media types supported:HDD, Memory Stick
Metering:SPOT
Night mode: Yes
Noise reduction: Yes
Photo mode: Yes
Recording speed:HQ (9Mbps) / SP (6Mbps) / LP (3Mbps)
Sports: Yes
Spotlight: Yes
Twilight: Yes

Packaging Content

Bundled software:Picture Motion Browser

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
DV port: No
HDMI: No
Microphone in: No
PictBridge: Yes
S-Video in: No
S-Video out: Yes
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/3-1/3500

Still Image

Maximum image resolution:640 x 480
Still image resolution(s):640 x 480

Storage

Camcorder media type:HDD, Memory card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:Memory Stick (MS)
Disc types supported: No
Internal storage capacity:60

Video

Maximum video resolution:720 x 576

Viewfinder

Camera viewfinder:Electrical / No
Viewfinder type:Electrical / Not available

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.68 / 4.13
Height:2.68 / 4.13
Weight:10.6
Width:2.36

White Balance

Indoor white balance: Yes
Onepush white balance: Yes
Outdoor white balance: Yes