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Sony HDR-AS100V

alaTest has collected and analyzed 62 reviews of Sony HDR-AS100V. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Views about the image quality and design are generally positive. The usability and portability also get good comments. There are some less positive views about the battery. Views are divided on the price.

portability, usability, design, image quality


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-AS100V is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 95/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Sony HDR-AS100V from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on

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This summary is based on the product: Sony Proforma PF-VCT-SC1 Suction Cup Mount with NP-BX1 Battery + Kit for Action Cam HDR-AS100V, AS15 & AS30V Camcorders

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: Antonio Villas-Boas (

Sony POV Action Camera (HDR-AS100V)


Sony's Action Cam records decent video in bright situations, has useful image stabilization, and works with a pair of well-specified apps, but the camera suffers in low-light environments.

Lightweight, streamlined design. Well-designed mobile app. Decent video in bright environments. Image stabilization

Video quality suffers in low-light situations, even on overcast days. Shallow water depth limit

Sony's Action Cam series used to be the affordable choice for extreme videographers, but at $299.99, the newer HDR-AS100V model's price tag is creeping closer to its more expensive rivals like the Editors' Choice GoPro Hero3 Black Edition. The new GPS...

Jun, 2014

Consumer review by: Sauron (

Outstanding action cam for the money.


I upgraded to the AS100V from a Contour Roam2, which was a decent action cam, but it didn't have a lot of useful features, and it wasn't good at capturing license plates. Primarily, I mount an action cam on my helmet while cycling so that I can capture...

SteadyShot feature really smooths out potholes and bumps ; Pro mode (50 Mbps) video quality is very crisp ; GPS function works well ; Sony PlayMemories software is straightforward ; Easy to adjust settings on the fly ; Camera is compact and streamlined...

Somewhat expensive compared to most action cams ; Battery life on Pro mode is at most two hours

Nov, 2014

Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Image Stabiliser:Electronical Image Stabiliser
Sensor Size:1/2.3''
Smartphone Remote Control: Yes


Near Field Communication:No / Yes
Type of Memory Stick Interface :MS Micro
Type of SD Card Interface :microSD/ SDHC/ SDXC Card
USB: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: Yes

General Features

3D: No
Format:Memory Card
Product Type:Action camera
Resolution:Full HD


Longest Shutter Speed in s:1/30
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/10000


Face Detection Mode: No
HD Video Format:MPEG4
Recording Format:16:9 / 4:3