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Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20

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Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20 review: specs and price

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
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Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20

Why is Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20 better than the average?

  • Megapixels (main camera)
    11.9MPvs8.66MP
  • Video recording (main camera)
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    1080 x 60fpsvs51611.25fps
  • Weight
    58gvs563.67g
  • Width
    24.5mmvs83.65mm
  • Thickness
    82mmvs125.69mm
  • Height
    47mmvs85.56mm

Price comparison

Design

1.Weather-sealed (splashproof)
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The device is protected with extra seals to prevent failures caused by dust, raindrops, and water splashes.

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2.Is dustproof and water-resistant
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The device is dustproof and water-resistant. Water-resistant devices can resist the penetration of water, such as powerful water jets, but not being submerged into water.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
3.weight
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Best

Veho Muvi Atom

30g

58g

4.thickness
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Best

GoPro Hero6 Black

1.26mm

82mm

5.height
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Best

Canon Legria Mini

22mm

47mm

6.width
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Best

Veho Muvi Micro Camcorder

20mm

24.5mm

Videography

1.video recording (main camera)
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The maximum resolution available for videos shot with the main camera. Although it may be possible to choose among other frame rates, those recordings usually have lower resolutions.

Best

JVC GY-LS300

2160 x 150fps

1080 x 60fps

2.has a serial shot mode
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The burst mode, also called serial shot mode or continuous shooting mode, allows you to shoot multiple photos in a row.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
4.Supports slow-motion video recording
Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
5.supports AVCHD format
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AVCHD (Advanced Video Coding High Definition) is a file-based format for the digital recording and playback of high-definition video. It's a standard popular among professional cameras and camcorders.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
6.movie bitrate
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The higher the movie recording bitrate the better the movie quality with more and crispier details and less compression artifacts.

Best

Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta

440Mbps

28Mbps

Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
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Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

11.9MP

2.has a CMOS sensor
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CMOS image sensors are slowly replacing CCD sensors, due to reduced power consumption and better image quality. They can be very compact and cost relatively little to produce.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
3.has a BSI sensor
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A BSI (backside illuminated) sensor is a camera image sensor which captures better quality images in poor lighting conditions, and offers better overall sharpness and image quality.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
4.widest aperture
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With a wider aperture the sensor can capture more light, helping to avoid blur by enabling a faster shutter speed. It also provides a shallow depth of field, allowing you to blur the background to focus attention on the subject.

Best

JVC Everio GZ-VX815

f/1.20

f/2.80

Audio

1.number of microphones
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More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.

Best

Nokia OZO

8

1

2.has a microphone input
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A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
3.has stereo speakers
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Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20

Battery

1.has a removable battery
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The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
2.has an external memory slot
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The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) so that you can either extend the internal storage with affordable memory modules or you can retrieve data, such as photographs, easily from a memory card.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20

Features

1.has a HDMI output
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Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
2.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20
3.Has 802.11n Wi-Fi connection
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802.11n is a wireless standard released in 2009. It has faster transfer rates and improved security compared to its predecessors - a, b and g.

Sony Action Cam HDR-AS20

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