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Sony DCR TR 7000

Sony DCR TR 7000
alaScore 69

16 reviews

Feb, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 16 reviews of Sony DCR TR 7000. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the price. The image quality also gets good feedback, whereas many are negative about the features.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony DCR TR 7000 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 69/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 5 user reviews of Sony DCR TR 7000 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on People are impressed by the price and image quality, whereas there are some negative reviews about the features.

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This summary is based on the products: Sony DCRTR7000 Handycam Digital Video CamcorderSony DCRTR7000 Handycam Digital Video Camcorder

Feb, 2015

Product Specifications

The DCR-TR7000 captures digital information on a standard 8mm or Hi8 tape. It is capable of reproducing brilliant, sharp images with up to 500 lines of horizontal resolution. The Intelligent Accessory Shoe provides power to any of the Intelligent Accessories such as the HVL-S3D 3 Watt Video Light, the TGV-7 TV Tuner Pack, or the ECM-HS1 Zoom Mic. It also provides synchronized on/off operation and in the case of the Zoom Mic it actually changes the pick up pattern of the mic to match the zoom lens. And with the i.LINK digital interface, you can edit your videos on a PC with i.LINK ports and editing software, capture single frames, and put a Digital8 image into a PowerPoint presentation, E-mail or website.

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes

Camera Flash

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight


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Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Beach & ski / Landscape / Lesson mode / Night mode / Spotlight / Sunset & moon / Twilight mode


Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony Handycam DCR

Lens System

Lens Aperture:F/1.4-2.9
Max Focal Length:72mm
Min Focal Length:3.6mm
Optical Zoom:20
Type:Zoom lens


Color:Black / Metallic silver

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:460Kpix
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

Optical System

Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer: Yes
Image Stabilizer:Optical

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Digital Scene Transition:Black fader / Bounce fader / Monotone fader / Mosaic fader / Overlap fader
Digital Zoom:360
Media Type:Digital8 / Hi8 / Video8
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode / Frame movie mode / Normal movie mode
Special Effects:Flash Motion / Luminance Key / Monotone / Mosaic / Negative Art / Old Movie / Pastel / Sepia / Slim / Slow Shutter / Solarization / Still / Stretch / Trail


Viewfinder Color Support:Color
Viewfinder Type:LCD