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Sony RMT-DSLR1

alaTest has collected and analyzed 86 reviews from magazines and websites. Reviewers really like the design and durability. The price and usability also get good opinions. There are some less positive opinions about the reliability.

usability, price, durability, design

reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Remote Controls the Sony RMT-DSLR1 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 81/100 = Very good quality.

Review analysis

(Based on 86 reviews)

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony RMT-DSLR1

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 56 user reviews of Sony RMT-DSLR1 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.1/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Remote Controls on Amazon.com.

price, usability, design

reliability

86% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony Alpha RMT-DSLR1 Camera Remote-BlackSony DSLR RMT-DSLR1 Camera Remote With Accessory Kit K1

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Glad I found J&R

 

This is a must have for shooting any long exposure or macro shots. It also allows you to hold the flash meter or whibal card to set up your lighting. The remote function also lets you flip through your pictures when hooked to the tv to see how you did...

Durable","Easy To Use","Lightweight","Reliable

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Simple and complete.

 

It helps a lot with outdoor photography.

Easy To Use

Bulky

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Works Great

 

I bought this for macro work but the sensor on my a580 is on the front of the camera. Best application is being able to include yourself in the picture. With all the buttons shown, only the shutter works with the camera, everything else is for TV...

Inexpensive

Works only from the front

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Very good product with poor instructions

 

the Sony alpha remote commander instruction manual should recall how to set your camera in order to be able to use the remote control. Had you lost the instruction manual of your camera you would have to search on the Net to refresh your memory. A...

Lightweight","Practical

Poor instructionsmanual

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Wireless Remote Commander

 

I shoot with the a850 and use only Sony lenses and accessories. I bought the wireless commander last wk and wasn't pleased with the shutter button. It won't let you lock your focus first it just instantly takes the shot. When I have my Sony fisheye...

small

too many buttons, doesn't work with all lenses

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NOT Compatible with a35, despite website's claim

 

My comments concern the compatibility, but also frustration for being led to believe it worked.

None for a35

It does not work

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Perfect! Also works with the Alpha 550

 

I only use it for taking pictures. As a remote for watching pictures ... we\'ll see.

Easy To Use

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Sony RMT-DSLR1 Remote Commander® for Alpha DSLR A700 & A900

 

TO PHOTOGRAPH ANIMALS

Durable","Easy To Use","Lightweight","Reliable

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Not what I had hoped for.

 

Wanted to use it to fire off pole shots--but it doesn\'t work that way. Need to be in front of camera, and has limited range--only 5 feet in sun. Wish specs provided while I was evaluating this product were more informative.

Does work","Easy To Use","Helps me on a few shots","Lightweight

Can\'t use on pole shots","Hard to use on bath shots","Limited angle range","Pre-purchase specs bad

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I would certainly order this product aga

 

Useful for night photography and to help with low light camera shake

Easy To Use","Lightweight","Reliable

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Product Specifications

Eliminate potential body shake and even put yourself in the picture with your Sony selected digital camera and the RMT-DSLR1 wireless remote commander. In addition to activating the shutter from a distance, you can control your HD slideshows. For shooting as well as viewing convenience, the multifunction wireless remote control allows you to control HDTV photo viewing and trip the shutter by remote to put yourself in the picture.

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:0.5in
Height:3.6in
Width:1.6in

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Manufacturer:Sony
Model:RMT-DSLR1
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony

Remote Control

Supported Devices:Digital photo camera
Technology:Infrared
Type:Camera remote control
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