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Sony HDR-GW55VE

Sony HDR-GW55VE
alaScore 85

60 reviews

Dec, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 60 reviews of Sony HDR-GW55VE. The average rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviews about the design and size are generally positive. The price and portability also get good feedback, whereas reviews are divided on the reliability.

usability, portability, price, size, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-GW55VE is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 85/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony HDR-GW55VE

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 user reviews of Sony HDR-GW55VE from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers are impressed by the image quality and size. The portability and price also get good opinions, whereas many are less positive about the reliability.

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reliability

76% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Sony GW55VE Waterproof Full HD Flash Memory Camcorder and Case - WhiteSony GW55VE Waterproof Full HD Flash Memory Camcorder and Case - White

Dec, 2016

Expert review by: Chris Hall (pocket-lint.com)

Sony Handycam HDR-GW55VE pictures and hands-on - Pocket-lint

 

If you're looking for a waterproof camcorder then the Sony Handycam HDR-GW55VE might be just the ticket. It was announced quietly back in March, and today

Jul, 2012

Product Specifications

Audio

Audio system:Dolby Digital 2.0
Built-In Microphone: Yes

Camera

3D: No
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Geotagging: Yes
Minimum illumination:3

Design

Colour of product:White

Display

Built-in Display: Yes
Display:LCD
Display diagonal:7.62
Display resolution (numeric):921000
Touchscreen: Yes

Flash

Built-in Flash: Yes
Built-in light: No

Focusing

Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Manual
Smile detection: Yes

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):5.02
Effective megapixels (movie):5.02
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 3
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:5.43

Lens System

Digital Zoom:120
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):29.8 - 363
Focal length range (f-f):3.2 - 32
Image stabilizer: No
Maximum aperture number:3.4
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Optical Zoom:10

Light exposure

Scene modes:Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Night portrait, Portrait, Snow, Spotlight, Sunrise, Sunset, Underwater

Other features

Dimensions (WxDxH):32.2 x 70.2 x 105.5
Power consumption (typical):2.3

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:AC, HDMI, USB

Ports & interfaces

HDMI: Yes
PictBridge: No
S-Video Out: No
USB 2.0 ports quantity:1

Shutter

Camera shutter speed:1/6 - 1/10000

Still image

Image formats supported:JPG
Maximum image resolution:6016 x 3384
Still image resolution(s):4512 x 3384

Storage

Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Compatible memory cards:microSDHC, MS Micro (M2)

Video

HD type:Full HD
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Supported video modes:1080i, 1080p, 576i
Video formats supported:AVCHD, H.264, MPEG4
Video Resolutions:720 x 576,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080

Viewfinder

Viewfinder Type: No

Weight & Dimensions

Depth:7.02
Height :10.6
Weight:188
Width:3.22

White balance

White Balance:Auto