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Sony HDR-CX450 vs Zoom Q8

Sony HDR-CX450 vs Zoom Q8

Sony HDR-CX450

87

Overall Score

Sony HDR-CX450

£219.99
Our Verdict:
An excellently reviewed 2.29MP 1 camcorder with good features and very low price
95
4 Reviews
93
Excellent
75
Good Features
81
19 Months Old
Overall Score
87
Excellent
2.29MP 1" Yes 250g Jan 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date
Zoom Q8

56

Overall Score

Zoom Q8

£295.00
Our Verdict:
A fairly highly rated and 1 year old 3 megapixel 1 camcorder
74
17 Reviews
40
Average
44
Average Features
72
19 Months Old
Overall Score
56
Average
3MP 1" Yes 260g Jan 2016
Total Megapixels Optical Sensor Size Full HD Weight Release Date

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Reviews & Awards

Average Expert Rating
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Average User Rating

Specification

Image Sensor

Total Megapixels 2.29MP 3MP
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Optical Sensor Size  1  1
Sensor Type  CMOS  CMOS
Effective Megapixels (image) 2.29MP Unknown - Click to provide data
Effective Megapixels (movie) 2.29MP Unknown - Click to provide data

Lens System

Optical Zoom 30x Unknown - Click to provide data
Digital Zoom 350x 4x
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Maximum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv) Unknown - Click to provide data 35mm
Minimum Aperture Number 1.8 Unknown - Click to provide data
Maximum Aperture Number 4 Unknown - Click to provide data
Filter Size 37mm Unknown - Click to provide data
Focal Length Range (f-F) Unknown - Click to provide data

Storage

Maximum Memory Card Size Unknown - Click to provide data 128GB
Memory Slots 1 1
Compatible Memory Cards  SDXC  SDHC  MS Micro (M2)  MicroSD (Transflash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC  SDXC  SDHC  MS Micro (M2)  MicroSD (Transflash)  MicroSDHC  MicroSDXC  microSD  SD/SDHC  SD/SDHC/SDXC
Camcorder Media Type  Memory card  Memory card
Camera File System  Exif 2.3  DCF  Exif  Exif 2.3  DCF  Exif

Focusing

Closest Focusing Distance 0.01m Unknown - Click to provide data
Focus Adjustment  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual

Light Exposure

Scene Modes  Beach  Snow  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sunset  Spotlight  Sunrise  Beach  Snow  Fireworks  Landscape  Night  Night portrait  Portrait  Sunset  Spotlight  Sunrise
Light Exposure Modes  Auto  Manual  Auto  Manual
Light Metering  Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
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 Evaluative (Multi-pattern)

White Balance

White Balance  Auto  Outdoor  Push  Indoor  Auto  Outdoor  Push  Indoor

Shutter

Camera Shutter Speed Unknown - Click to provide data

Display

Display Diagonal 3"
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2.7"
Display Resolution (numeric) 460,800 pixels Unknown - Click to provide data
Display  LCD  LCD

Camera

Camcorder Type  handheld  handheld
Image Processor  BIONZ X
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 BIONZ X
Minimum Illumination 3lx Unknown - Click to provide data
Self-Timer Delay Unknown - Click to provide data
Image Quality Adjustment  Brightness  Brightness

Design

Colour  Black  Black

Video

HD Type  Full HD  HD  Full HD  HD
Bitrate At Maximum Video Resolution 50 Mbit/s Unknown - Click to provide data
Supported Video Modes  1080p  720p  1080p  720p
Video Formats Supported  AVC  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  XAVC-I  MOV  AVC  MP4  MPEG  MPEG4  H.264  AVCHD  XAVC-I  MOV
Video Resolutions  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  848 x 480  1920 x 1080  1440 x 1080  1280 x 720  848 x 480
Maximum Video Resolution  1920 x 1080  1920 x 1080
Maximum Frame Rate Unknown - Click to provide data 60fps
Analog Signal Format System  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL  PAL  PAL N  NTSC  NTSC/PAL
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Still Image

Still Image Resolution  1920 x 1080  640 x 480
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 1920 x 1080  640 x 480
Maximum Image Resolution  4032 x 2272
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 4032 x 2272

Audio

Audio Formats Supported  WAV  AAC++  WAV  AAC++
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Ports & Interfaces

USB 2.0 Port 1 1
Mini USB Port Unknown - Click to provide data 1
Micro-USB 2.0 Ports Quantity 1 1

Battery

Battery Type Unknown - Click to provide data
Battery Voltage Unknown - Click to provide data 4.2V
Battery Capacity Unknown - Click to provide data 1,700mAh
Battery Technology  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)  Lithium-Ion (Li-Ion)
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Battery Supported 1 Unknown - Click to provide data

Weight & Dimensions

Weight 250g
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260g
Height 59.5mm 69mm
Depth 128.5mm 158mm
Width 57mm 48mm

Technical Details

Audio Output Channels  5.1  5.1
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