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Sony HDR-CX280E

Sony HDR-CX280E
alaScore 88

254 reviews

Nov, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 254 reviews of Sony HDR-CX280E. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the design and image quality. The size and price are also appreciated.

usability, price, size, image quality, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-CX280E is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 88/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Sony HDR-CX280E from The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on People are impressed by the usability and portability.

portability, usability

67% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony HDR-CX280E Camcorder Battery Lithium-Ion 1030 mAh - Replacement for Sony NPFV-50 BatterySony HDR-CX280E Camcorder Battery Lithium-Ion 2060mAh - Replacement for Sony NPFV-70 BatterySony HDR-CX280EB black

Nov, 2015

Consumer review by: Arkadiusz (

Sony HDR-CX280EB


hard to say...price

even with highest quality settings video is like blurred, not sharp. My sgs2 with 3rd party software is making better movies

Aug, 2013

Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Image Stabiliser:Optical Image Stabiliser
Sensor Size:1/5.8''


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

General Features

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


Longest Shutter Speed in s:1/25
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/10000


Face Detection Mode:Face + Smile Detection
HD Video Format:AVCHD
Recording Format:16:9 / 4:3