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Sony DCR-TRV19E

Sony DCR-TRV19E
alaScore 73

194 reviews

Feb, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 194 reviews of Sony DCR-TRV19E. The average rating for this product is 3.7/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews.

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony DCR-TRV19E is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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Review analysis

(Based on 194 reviews)

3 expert reviews

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony DCR-TRV19E

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 21 user reviews of Sony DCR-TRV19E from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk.

95% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony DCR-TRV19 Mini-DV CamcorderSony DCR-TRV19 Mini-DV Camcorder

Feb, 2018

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony DCR-TRV19E

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 94 user reviews of Sony DCR-TRV19E from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com.

63% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony DCRTRV19 MiniDV Camcorder with 2.5" LCD and RemoteSony DCRTRV19 MiniDV Camcorder with 2.5" LCD and Remote

Feb, 2018

Expert review by: Robin Liss (camcorderinfo.com)

Sony DCR-TRV19 First Impressions Camcorder Review - Sony MiniDV Camcorders

 

Sony has completely redone their entire model line with the introduction of seven new MiniDV camcorders. The DCR-TRV19 is the new entry level MiniDV model. Although it is very simple and may work for the person who just wants a point and shoot...

Feb, 2003

Consumer review by: Christopher (reevoo.com)

Sony DCR-TRV19E

 

Good general camcorder - now superceded by digital format.

Needs separate add-on lens for broad landscapes and wide angle shots.

Apr, 2011

Consumer review by: Purchaser (reevoo.com)

Sony DCR-TRV19E

 

none

everything

Apr, 2010

Consumer review by: dave (shopzilla.com)

Lemon law for camcorders

 
Feb, 2005

Consumer review by: hollywood (shopzilla.com)

TRV 19 is AWSOME

 

Has usb, fire wire, s video, rca imputs. touch lcd screen

small, can not change lens

Jun, 2004

Consumer review by: raj (shopzilla.com)

not found Any CD

 

Execelent

verygood

May, 2004

Consumer review by: Jim (shopzilla.com)

Nice little camcorder

 

picture qouality, low light capabilities, easy of use

no color view finder

Feb, 2004

Consumer review by: CAJoe (shopzilla.com)

Great camera; beware of the editing software.

 

Small, light, menu quite easy to follow.

Image Mixer software is a nightmare!!

Jan, 2004

Consumer review by: Online Shopper (shopzilla.com)

My first little camcorder that I love!

 

size, styling, lens quality, nightshot, sony name

price, lcd touch screen still takes getting used to

Jan, 2004

Consumer review by: aijitha (shopzilla.com)

excellent first camcorder

 

excellent size and quality

no s video in; has dv in

Dec, 2003

Product Specifications

Sony further extends its leadership in the digital video camera arena with the launch of the new Sony Digital Handycam DCR-TRV series. Sporting compact and lightweight exteriors, the Sony Digital Handycam DCR-TRV series offers video camera consumers a good range of performance features and outstanding video camera basics - professional-quality lens and unmatched battery life. The DCR-TRV19E offers a value-for money option for consumers looking for a no-frills video camera. The Sony Digital Handycam DCR-TRV series stands out from the rest of the entry-level digital video cameras in the market with its professional-quality Carl Zeiss lens. This high-quality lens empowers the user to capture and deliver stunningly sharp video and still images, as well as better contrast. The Sony Digital Handycam DCR-TRV series continues Sony's user-friendly focus. It comes with a unique touch-panel screen, providing easy access to practical functions and facilitating a convenient, spontaneous video recording experience.

Audio

Built-In Microphone: Yes

Audio Input

Microphone Operation Mode:Stereo
Microphone Technology:Electret condenser
Type:Microphone

Battery

Battery Form Factor:Manufacturer specific
Run Time (Up To):125min

Camcorder Features

Low Lux / Night Mode: Yes

Camera

Minimum illumination:5

Camera Flash

Type: None

Dimensions & Weight

Depth:11.2cm
Height:9cm
Weight:0.5kg
Width:7.1cm

Display

Display:LCD

Display (Projector)

Diagonal Size:2.5in
Diagonal Size (metric):6.4cm
Display Form Factor:Rotating/Rotating (270
Technology:TFT active matrix
Type:LCD display

Exposure Parameters

Shooting Programs:Beach & Ski / Landscape / Portrait mode / Sports mode / Spotlight / Sunset & Moon

Header

Country Kits:Europe
Localization:English
Manufacturer:Sony
Model:S3D/TRV19/TRV19E
Packaged Quantity:1
Product Line:Sony Handycam DCR/Sony HVL

Image sensor

Optical sensor size:25.4 / 4
Sensor Type:CCD
Total MegaPixels:1

Lens System

Digital Zoom:120
Filter Size:3
Focal length range (f-f):3.3 - 33
Lens Aperture:F/1.7/F/1.7-2.2
Max Focal Length:33mm
Min Focal Length:3.3mm
Optical Zoom:10
Optical Zoom:10
Type:Zoom lens

Miscellaneous

CE Product Type:Video light

Optical Sensor

Camcorder Effective Video Resolution:340Kpix/400Kpix
Camcorder Sensor Resolution:680Kpix/800Kpix
Optical Sensor Size:1/4"
Optical Sensor Size (metric):6.4 mm ( 1/4" ) / 6.4 mm ( 1/4 )
Optical Sensor Type:CCD
Sensor Qty:1CCD

Optical System

Image Stabiliser:Electronic (Super Steady Shot)

Other features

Auto Focus: Yes
Flash memory:8

Service & Support

Type:1 year warranty

Storage Floppy Drive

Type: None

Video Input

Digital Zoom:120
Faders:Black fader / Bounce fader / Monotone fader / Mosaic fader/Black fader / Bounce fader / Monotone fader / Mosaic fader / Random
Media Type:Mini DV
Shooting Modes:Digital photo mode
Special Effects:Monotone / Mosaic / Negative Art / Pastel / Sepia / Solarisation
Type:Camcorder

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Colour Support:Black & white
Viewfinder Type:Electronic/LCD monitor

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:9
Height :11.2
Weight:520
Width:7.1