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SONY HVR-S270E MiniDV/DVCAM High Definition Camcorder

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 reviews of SONY HVR-S270E MiniDV/DVCAM High Definition Camcorder. The average rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the image quality and portability. The usability and design also get good reviews, whereas there are some mixed views about the price.

design, usability, portability, image quality

On average, users rate this product 100/100.

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Behalf of models such as Sony DVCAM models. 3, consumer-level models: Such models are mainly suitable for home use video camera, image quality used in less demanding non-business occasions, such as home entertainment and so on, these cameras are small...

This camera is suitable for the use of the media

Like a low price and then

Mar, 2009

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Sony HVR-S270


Compression. I have the original Sony HDV camcorder, the HVR-Z1U when he arrived, and was happy with it. For the first time, high-definition video was recorded in the budget for the young professionals of the video as I did. When I saw the...



Mar, 2009

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elegant ,high definition recording,low price.


Say that this profesional camcorder Sony HVR-S270 is one of my favorite camcorder in the world. It's elegant,stylish looking.When you're looking the good profesional camcorder.this product is worth to buy.The HDV its mean clearly picture cause its...

Many fitures,elegant,HDV,low prices


Jan, 2009

Product Specifications


Battery Technology:Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
Battery Type:BP-GL95


Color of product:Black


Display Diagonal:3.2
Display Resolution:921600 x 921600

Image Sensor

Optical sensor size:1 / 3
Sensor Type:CMOS

Lens System

Digital Zoom:12
Filter size:2.76
Focal length range (f-f):0.173 - 2.08
Optical Zoom:12
Zoom capability:7x

Operational Conditions

Operating temperature (T-T):0 - 40
Operating temperature range (T-T):0 - 40

Other Features

Auto focus: Yes
Manual focus: Yes
Power consumption (typical):11.7
Power Requirements:DC 12 V, DC 14.4 V

Ports & interfaces

Component video (YPbPr/YCbCr) out:3
Composite video out:1
DV port: Yes
Firewire (IEEE 1394) ports:1
Microphone in: Yes


Camera shutter speed:1/3 - 1/10000


Camcorder tape type:HDV


Viewfinder screen size:0.44

Weight & Dimensions


White Balance

Indoor white balance: Yes
Outdoor white balance: Yes