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Sony HDR-PJ650V

Sony HDR-PJ650V
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Sony HDR-PJ650V review: specs and price

Sony HDR-PJ650V

Why is Sony HDR-PJ650V better than the average?

  • Megapixels (main camera)
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    20.4MPvs8.02MP
  • Video recording (main camera)
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    1080 x 60fpsvs50980.73fps
  • Weight
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    450gvs806.41g
  • Thickness
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    134mmvs173.55mm
  • Volume
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    650.9cm³vs1316.33cm³
  • Wide aperture (main camera)
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    f/1.8 vsf/1.9
  • Height
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    72.5mmvs103.21mm
  • Width
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    67mmvs94.13mm

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Design

1.has a touch screen
Sony HDR-PJ650V
You can operate the device easily, by pressing the screen with your fingers.
We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.
We consider a thinner chassis better because it makes the product more compact and portable. Thinness is a feature highlighted by many manufacturers of mobile devices, but it is essential for a wide range of products.
5.volume

650.9cm³

Volume is the quantity of three-dimensional space enclosed by the product's chassis or, in simpler terms, the space the product occupies.
6.has an accelerometer
Sony HDR-PJ650V
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.

Videography

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.
24p is a video format (24 frames per second) traditionally used in cinema. Nowadays, it is used to create film-like motion characteristics.
Slow-motion is an artistic video effect that makes time seem to go slower. It is achieved by recording a video at a higher frame-rate than the standard playback rate of 24fps or 30fps. Depending on camera capabilities, frame rates for slow-motion videos vary between 60fps and 960fps.
When recording movies they stay focussed and sharp.
5.has AF tracking
Sony HDR-PJ650V
With AF tracking, once you choose the subject and press the shutter release part way down, as the subject moves, the autofocus will follow it. No more out of focus shots.
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.

Optics

The number of megapixels determines the resolution of the images captured with the main camera. A higher megapixel count means that the camera is capable of capturing more details. However, the megapixel count is not the only important element determining the quality of an image.
2.has a BSI sensor
Sony HDR-PJ650V
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.
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.
4.has a CMOS sensor
Sony HDR-PJ650V
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.
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.
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.

Audio

A microphone port allows connecting external high-end or specialized microphones.
A stereo microphone allows to record audio files or movies in stereo without an external microphone.
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.
4.has stereo speakers
Sony HDR-PJ650V
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

Battery

The battery is removable and can be replaced by the user if broken.
Battery power, or battery capacity, represents the amount of electrical energy that a battery can store. More battery power can be an indication of longer battery life.
The device has a standard memory slot (such as an SD or micro SD card slot) that enables you to extend the built-in internal storage with affordable memory modules, or easily retrieve data, such as photographs, from the memory card.
An indicator shows you when the device has low battery.
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
The internal storage refers to the built-in storage space available in a device for system data, apps, and user-generated data. With a large amount of internal storage, you can save more files and apps on your device.

Features

1.has GPS
Sony HDR-PJ650V
GPS enables global positioning, useful in map, geo-tagging or navigation apps.
2.has an HDMI output
Sony HDR-PJ650V
Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.
3.Has a remote control
Sony HDR-PJ650V
A remote control allows you to control the device remotely. The remote control can be included or optional.
The device comes with a built-in USB male connector and doesn't need a separate USB cable to connect with the computer.
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.
6.has a flash
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A flash is good for low-light environments, and can sometimes be used as flashlight.

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