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Sony HDR-CX900

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Sony HDR-CX900 review: specs and price

Sony HDR-CX900
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Sony HDR-CX900

Why is Sony HDR-CX900 better than the average?

  • Megapixels (main camera)
    20MPvs8.66MP
  • Video recording (main camera)
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    1080 x 60fpsvs51611.25fps
  • Screen size
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    3.5"vs2.81"
  • Minimum focal length
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    29mmvs31.53mm
  • Sensor size
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    8.8 x 13.2mmvs70.77mm

Price comparison

Design

1.has a touch screen
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You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.

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2.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
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The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

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3.Has a flip-out screen
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Flip-out screens can be useful for tricky shots.

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4.screen size
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The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

JVC GC-PX100

7.6"

3.5"

5.has an accelerometer
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An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.

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6.Has an electronic viewfinder (EVF)
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An electronic viewfinder (or EVF) is a small display which shows the framed image. Benefits of these over optical viewfinders include: they show more of the image; they can be more compact; it's easier to focus with digital zoom; and they sometimes offer extra info on the display (such as a live histogram).

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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 24p cinema mode
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24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.

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3.has continuous autofocus when recording movies
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When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.

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4.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.

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5.Supports slow-motion video recording
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6.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.

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Optics

1.megapixels (main camera)
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Best

Samsung Gear 360

30MP

20MP

2.has built-in optical image stabilization
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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.

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3.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.

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4.has manual white balance
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With manual white balance you can choose the most accurate setting and avoid the green, blue or red hue which can occur in auto mode. You can also change the setting for artistic effect.

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5.has manual ISO
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This allows to manually set the ISO level.

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6.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.

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Audio

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

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2.Has a zoom microphone
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Zoom microphones record high-quality audio and enable you to record sound from a distance. They can be useful for recording meetings, lectures, and presentations.

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3.has a stereo microphone
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A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.

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4.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
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With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

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5.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.

For example

Sony HDR-PJ650V

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Battery

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

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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.

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3.has a battery level indicator
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An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.

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4.has a rechargeable battery
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The battery can be recharged and used over again.

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Features

1.Has Wi-Fi
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The device can connect to Wi-Fi.

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2.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.

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3.Has a remote control
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A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.

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4.has NFC
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NFC (near field communication) allows a device to perform simple wireless transactions.

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5.Has a hot shoe
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A hot shoe can be used to attach an external flash, as well as light meters, viewfinders, rangefinders and other attachments.

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6.Has a built-in USB male connector
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The device comes with a built-in USB male connector and doesn't need a separate USB cable to connect with the computer.

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