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Sony HDR-PJ530

alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the usability.


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-PJ530 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 34 user reviews of Sony HDR-PJ530 from The average user rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Views about the size and image quality are on the whole positive. The durability and portability are also mentioned favorably. Reviews about the viewfinder and memory are different.

usability, portability, durability, image quality, size

97% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony PJ530E Full HD Camcorder with Built In Projector - BlackSony PJ530E Full HD Camcorder with Built In Projector - Black

May, 2017

Consumer review by: David (

Sony HDR-PJ530 Handycam


Small, lightweight and the projector is amazing

Have to go online to get the full user manual

Dec, 2014

Consumer review by: JOHN (

Sony HDR-PJ530 Handycam


Outstanding camcorder for the money, in all aspects, plus an amazing 60x zoom. The extra bonus is it is small enough to fit in your pocket – as the adage says, the best camera is the one you've got with you

Dec, 2014

Consumer review by: Muhammad (

Sony HDR-PJ530 Handycam


Its good so far except for the battery life

Sorry can't say much as I am still getting my head around it

Nov, 2014

Product Specifications


Shoe mounting point: Yes

Lens System

Wide angle lens system: Yes


HD type:Full HD