Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
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Sony Handycam HDR-CX130 review: 41 facts and highlights

1. megapixels

3.3MP
Samsung Gear 360: 30MP

2. video recording (main camera)

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.
1080 x 60fps
JVC GY-LS300: 2160 x 150fps

3. has a removable battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
71% have it

4. battery power

1030mAh
Sony PMW-F55 CineAlta: 6600mAh

5. has a 24p cinema mode

24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
31% have it

6. has a BSI sensor

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 Handycam HDR-CX130
31% have it

7. weight

250g
Veho Muvi Atom: 30g

8. has a touch screen

You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
38% have it

9. has a stereo microphone

A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
53% have it

10. has a CMOS sensor

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 Handycam HDR-CX130
80% have it

11. has built-in optical image stabilization

Optical image stabilization uses gyroscopic sensors to detect the vibrations of the camera. The lens adjusts the optical path accordingly, ensuring that any type of motion blur is corrected before the sensor captures the image.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
52% have it

12. has manual gain

This allows to manually set the gain.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
26% have it

13. has an external memory slot

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 Handycam HDR-CX130
77% have it

14. has a flip-out screen

Flip-out screens are useful for doing tricky shots.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
49% have it

15. height

57mm
Canon Legria Mini: 22mm

16. thickness

123.5mm
GoPro Hero6 Black: 1.26mm

17. has a HDMI output

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
77% have it

18. every pixel has three subpixels

The device has a display with three full subpixels per pixel, resulting in a sharp and crisp picture. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
78% have it

19. width

52.5mm
Veho Muvi Micro Camcorder: 20mm

20. has continuous autofocus when recording movies

When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
74% have it

21. widest aperture

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.
f/1.8
JVC Everio GZ-VX815: f/1.2

22. has touch autofocus

The autofocus is immediately set to the subject by just touching it on the touch screen.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
12% have it

23. supports AVCHD format

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 Handycam HDR-CX130
45% have it

24. Is compatible with iOS

It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
Sony Handycam HDR-CX130
21% have it

25. number of microphones

More microphones result in better sound quality and enable the device to filter out background noise.
2
Nokia OZO: 8

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