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Sony HDR-PJ260

Sony HDR-PJ260
alaScore 90

73 reviews

Mar, 2015

alaTest has collected and analyzed 73 reviews of Sony HDR-PJ260. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the battery and size. The price and usability are also appreciated.

portability, usability, price, size, battery

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-PJ260 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 user reviews of Sony HDR-PJ260 from The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Reviewers are impressed by the battery and price. The size and usability are also mentioned favorably.

portability, usability, size, price, battery

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

This summary is based on the products: Sony Handycam PJ260 Full HD Camcorder with Built in Projector - Black (16GB, 8.9MP, 30x Optical Zoom) 3 inch LCDSony Handycam PJ260 Full HD Camcorder with Built in Projector - Black (16GB, 30x Optical Zoom) 3 inch LCDSony PJ260 Full HD Camcorder with Built in Projector - Black (16GB, 30x Optical Zoom) 3 inch LCD

Mar, 2015

Expert review by: Gavin Owen (

Sony Handycam HDR-PJ260


This projector-enabled camcorder from Sony offers plenty of useful features, including a touchscreen, but is priced out of the reach of many casual videographers.

Easy to use interface and menus ; Great for travellers ; Hybrid storage

Price ; Projector is dim in ambient light ; GPS only useful for travellers

If you're keen on the idea of a projector, then this is the camcorder for you. But if you're not going to use this feature, then it would be better to look for another camcorder in a lower price range. Both the projector and the GPS features would make...

Apr, 2012

Expert review by: Naaptol (

Expert Review


Overall, if you are looking for a camera with projector facility, Sony HDR-PJ260V HD Handycam Camcorder is perfect for you. It is ideal for travelling purpose and gives you good video and image quality. But, if you are looking for a simple,...

Mar, 2012

Consumer review by: C. Hopkins (

Sony HDR-PJ260VE High Definition Camcorder


Great video quality, would recommend purchasing a second battery to extend the run time.

Small, good video quality

Battery life is a bit short

Feb, 2012

Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Image Stabiliser:Optical Image Stabiliser
Sensor Size:1/3.9''


Digital Input: No
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
Type of Memory Stick Interface :MS Pro-HG / MS Pro
Type of SD Card Interface :SD/ SDHC/ SDXC Card
USB: Yes
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

General Features

3D: No
Format:Flash + Memory Card
Handheld Position:Horizontal
Product Type:Camcorder / TRAD. CAMCORDER
Resolution:Full HD / High Definition


Longest Shutter Speed in s:1/8
Shortest Shutter Speed in s:1/10000


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