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Sony HDR-CX625

alaTest has collected and analyzed 54 reviews of Sony HDR-CX625. 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. Reviewers really like the portability and durability. The price and size are also mentioned favorably.

usability, size, price, durability, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-CX625 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 2 user reviews of Sony HDR-CX625 from The average user rating for this product is 4.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Opinions about the price and image quality are overall positive. The durability and usability are also mentioned favorably.

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

This summary is based on the products: Sony HDR-CX625 Full HD Compact Camcorder (5-Axis Balanced Optical SteadyShot, 30x Optical Zoom, Wi-Fi and NFC)Sony HDR-CX625 Full HD Compact Camcorder (5-Axis Balanced Optical SteadyShot, 30x Optical Zoom, Wi-Fi and NFC)

Oct, 2017

Consumer review by: Stuart R (

Superb quality video


I was hesitant about changing from my DV tape sony hdr-hc9 with its excellent picture quality. Initial reaction is that my cx625 will be at least as good.

Sep, 2017

Consumer review by: Furry13 (

Quality capture every time.


The Sony HDR-CX625 is compact lightweight and with it's built in stabilizer the quality of video is superb .

Aug, 2017

Consumer review by: Anonymous (

Typically Sony... only basic kit - you have to buy all the extras.


As it goes its OK,but what about a decent size battery and charger being included, and why no UV filter to protect the lens. There were also some essential cables missing which had to be bought separately. Setting up is hard and there are so many...

Jul, 2017

Consumer review by: Andy (

SONY HDR-CX625 Camcorder - Black


Ease of use, good quality construction, fast to load up when opened. Good lens stability and zoom.

Not good quality at all for picture, grainy even in bright light, horrible quality in even the lowest of lights. At highest 1080p setting it still looks like a poor camera phone

Jun, 2017

Consumer review by: Iancraig10 (

Microphone and Filters can be Used!!!


As far as the cx625 goes, it is extremely close to my cx405 in the way that the menu works. In fact the screen is almost exactly the same. The only reason I was looking for an upgrade was that I wanted to use a separate microphone, both on the camera...

Apr, 2017

Consumer review by: HighwaymanTed (

Action camcorder


My old Sony Super eight cassette camcorder has not been used for some because of the difficulty in obtaining the cassettes. As it is well into its third decade of use I purchased the handycam as a replacement. Obviously it is much easier to use being...

Feb, 2017

Product Specifications


Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9


Display aspect ratio:16:9


HD type:Full HD