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Sony HDR-PJ240

alaTest has collected and analyzed 91 reviews of Sony HDR-PJ240. 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 price and portability. The image quality and size also get good views, whereas views are divided on the reliability.

usability, size, image quality, portability, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-PJ240 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony HDR-PJ240

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 29 user reviews of Sony HDR-PJ240 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. People are impressed by the price and image quality. The size and portability are also mentioned favorably. There are some less positive opinions about the reliability. There are some mixed opinions about the durability.

usability, portability, size, image quality, price

reliability

79% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony PJ240E Full HD Camcorder with Built In Projector - BlackSony PJ240E Full HD Camcorder with Built In Projector - Black

Nov, 2017

Consumer review by: Christopher (reevoo.com)

Sony HDR PJ240E

 

Image quality, the built in projector, very easy to use.

None to speak of.

Jun, 2014

Consumer review by: Christopher (reevoo.com)

Sony HDR PJ240E

 

Image quality, the built in projector, very easy to use

None to speak of

May, 2014

Consumer review by: graham (reevoo.com)

Sony HDR PJ240E

 

Most of the cameras handling features !!

Non really just small teething early learning problems.

May, 2014

Consumer review by: graham (reevoo.com)

Sony HDR PJ240E

 

Most of the cameras handling features

Non really just small teething early learning problems

May, 2014

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0
Built-in Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s):Y
Built-in speakers: Yes

Battery

Battery Type:NP-FV50
Charging source:AC

Camera

3D:N
3D compatibility: No
Camcorder Type:Handheld camcorder
Image processor:BIONZ
Minimum illumination:3

Design

Color of product:Black / Red / Silver

Display

Built-in display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display Diagonal:2.7
Display resolution (numeric):230000
Touch screen: No
Touchscreen:N

Flash

Built-in flash: No
Built-in light: No
Shoe mounting point:Y

Focusing

Face detection: Yes
Smile detection: Yes

Image Sensor

Optical sensor size:1 / 5.8
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total megapixels:9.2

Lens System

35 mm camera lens equivalent:1.17 - 31.7
Digital Zoom:320
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):1.17 - 31.7
Focal length range (f-f):0.0827 - 2.24
Image Stabilizer: Yes
Image stabilizer type:Digital
Interchangeable Lens: No
Maximum focal length (35mm film equiv):31.7
Minimum focal length (35mm film equiv):1.17
Optical Zoom:27
Wide angle lens system:Y

Light Exposure

Light exposure modes:Auto
Scene modes:Fireworks, Landscape, Portrait, Spotlight, Beach, Snow

Networking

Bluetooth: No
Ethernet LAN:N
Ethernet LAN connection: No
Near Field Communication (NFC): No
Wi-Fi: No

Other Features

Aperture range (F-F):1.9 - 4
Backlight: Yes
Electrical viewfinder: No
Integrated USB cable: Yes
Manual focus: Yes
Night mode: No
Shock proof: No
Spotlight: No
Waterproof: No

Packaging Content

AC adapter bundled: Yes
AC adapter included:Y
Batteries included: Yes
Bundled software:PlayMemories Home
Cables included:HDMI, USB
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

Composite video out:1
HDMI: Yes
Microphone in: No
PictBridge: No
S-Video in: No
S-Video out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Projector

Built-in Projector: Yes
Contrast ratio (typical):1500:1
Minimum projection distance:19.7
Native Resolution:640 x 360
Projector brightness:13

Still Image

Image formats supported:JPG
Maximum image resolution:4032 x 2272
Still image resolution(s):4032 x 2272

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Compatible memory cards:MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC, MS Micro (M2) / SDHC, SDXC
Disc types supported: No
Memory slots:1

Technical Details

Dust-resistant: No
Flash exposure compensation: No
USB charging: Yes

Video

HD type:Full HD
Maximum video resolution:1920 x 1080
Video compression format:AVCHD, H.264, MPEG4
Video formats supported:AVCHD,H.264,MPEG4
Video Resolutions:1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Viewfinder

Camera viewfinder: No
Viewfinder type:Not available

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:5.04
Height:2.34
Weight:7.41
Width:2.32

White Balance

Indoor white balance: Yes
Onepush white balance: Yes
Outdoor white balance: Yes
White Balance:Auto, Outdoor / Auto, Outdoor, Indoor