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Sony HDR-GW55VE

Sony HDR-GW55VE
alaScore 85

60 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 reviews of Sony HDR-GW55VE. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-GW55VE is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony HDR-GW55VE

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 user reviews of Sony HDR-GW55VE from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

76% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

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Feb, 2018

Expert review by: Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

Sony Handycam HDR-GW55VE pictures and hands-on - Pocket-lint

 

If you're looking for a waterproof camcorder then the Sony Handycam HDR-GW55VE might be just the ticket. It was announced quietly back in March, and today

Jul, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speakers:
Microphone connectivity:

Camera

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Camcorder Type:Handheld camcorder
Geotagging: Yes
Minimum illumination:3

Design

Color of product:Black / White

Display

Built-in display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:3
Display resolution (numeric):921000
Touch screen: Yes
Touchscreen:Y

Flash

Built-in flash: Yes
Built-in light: No

Focusing

Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Manual
Smile detection: Yes

Image Sensor

Effective megapixels (image):5.02
Effective megapixels (movie):5.02
Optical sensor size:1 / 3 / 1/3
Scan technology:CMOS
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total megapixels:5.43

Lens System

35 mm camera lens equivalent:1.17 - 14.3
Digital Zoom:120
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):1.17 - 14.3
Focal length range (f-f):0.126 - 1.26
Image Stabilizer: No
Maximum aperture number:3.4
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Optical Zoom:10

Light Exposure

Scene modes:Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Night portrait, Portrait, Snow, Spotlight, Sunrise, Sunset, Underwater

Other Features

Backlight:
Dimensions (WxDxH):1.27 x 2.76 x 4.15
Electrical viewfinder:
HDMI out:
Integrated USB cable:
Main camera sensor:
Manual focus:
Night mode:
Power consumption (typical):2.3
Power cord included:
USB port:

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC, HDMI, USB

Ports & interfaces

Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:
HDMI: Yes
PictBridge: No
S-Video in:
S-Video out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/6 - 1/10000

Still Image

Image formats supported:JPG
Maximum image resolution:6016 x 3384
Still image resolution(s):4512 x 3384

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Compatible memory cards:microSDHC, MS Micro (M2)

Video

Full HD: Yes
HD type:Full HD
HD-Ready: Yes
Maximum video resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 576i
Video compression format:AVCHD, H.264, MPEG4
Video formats supported:AVCHD,H.264,MPEG4
Video Resolutions:720 x 576, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080 / 720 x 576,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Viewfinder

Camera viewfinder: No
Viewfinder type:Not available

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:2.76
Height:4.15 / 4.17
Weight:6.63
Width:1.27

White Balance

White Balance:Auto