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SONY HDR-CX 305

alaTest has collected and analysed 86 reviews from magazines and websites. People really like the size and usability. The design and portability also get good feedback. There are some negative reviews about the viewfinder and features.

image quality, portability, design, usability, size

price, features, viewfinder

We analysed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the SONY HDR-CX 305 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 82/100 = Very good quality.

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Amazon.co.uk review summary for SONY HDR-CX 305

 

alaTest has collected and analysed 14 user reviews of SONY HDR-CX 305 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.1/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

portability, image quality, usability, size, resolution

value for money

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

This summary is based on the product: Sony HDRCX305EB High Definition Handycam Camcorder - Black

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio Dubbing: No
Sound:Stereo

Connections

Firewire in (IEEE 1394): No
Firewire Out (IEEE 1394): No
HDMI Connection: Yes
Headphone Jack: No
Line-In Audio: Yes
S-Video Inputs: No
S-Video Output: Yes
USB Connection: Yes

Display

Screen Resolution:230400 pixels
Screen Size:2.7 in
Screen Type:LCD

Image resolution

Digital Still Pictures:Photo
Progressive Scan for Photos: No
Still Picture Resolutions:640x480 pixels
Total MegaPixels:0.0042 Megapixels

Lens/Zoom

Aperture (Wide-tele):F1.8-3.4
Auto Focus: Yes
Digital Zoom:160 x
Filter Size:30 mm
Focal Length (35mm equiv):36.5-438 mm
Focal Length (Wide-Tele):2.9-34.8 mm
Image Stabilization:Yes (Optical)
Manual Focus: Yes
Night Shot: No
Optical Zoom:12 x
Shutter speeds:1/8-1/1000 s
White Balance:Auto, Outdoor, Indoor, One-push

Measures

Dimensions (HxWxD):64x112x52 mm
Weight:320 g
Weight (lb):0.705 lb

Related

Miscellaneous:PictBridge compatibility, DVDirect Compatibility

Sensor

Sensor Size:1/4 in
Sensor Type:CMOS

Storage

Built-in Memory: Yes
Built-in Storage Size:16 GB

Video

HD Recording: No
Recording Format:Internal flash / MemoryStick / Secure Digital / SDHC
Video Resolution:1920x1080, 1440x1080