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Sony HDRAS200VR

82

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Sony HDRAS200VR

£289.00
£259.09 £30 cheaper than 7 days ago
Sony HDR-AS200
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A classic and extremely light weight 1x optical zoom 1920 x 1080 pixels resolution camcorder, with great features and a fair price
1x 1920 X 1080 (Full HD) Pixels 8.8MP 1" Jul 2013
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Sony HDR-AS200 Review

With excellent reviews and features, we have ranked the Sony HDR-AS200 number 13 in water resistant camcorders, number 33 in best selling camcorders and number 45 across all camcorders.
90
Reviews
999 Reviews
81
Value for Money
Very Good
89
Features
Fully-Featured
60
Age
4 Years Old
82
Overall Score
Excellent

Why Has it Scored 82?

It has great user reviews with 87% of buyers recommending this camcorder to others. HP camcorders also have excellent reviews in general.
This camcorder is over 2 years old and it is likely that newer video cameras with better features are available. However it has good reviews so it may still be worth considering. View the latest video cameras 2018.
Customers report it is fairly priced, it is easy to use and design. However they also report unacceptable noise level.
This Sony camcorder has some great features:
Lighter than average
Larger than average optical sensor size
Has an image stabilizer
Supports HDMI

Should You Buy it Now?

Our unique forecasting algorithm looks at historic price trends and predicts the most likely price change over the next 2 weeks. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes up. The price has dropped from £289 to £259.09 in the last 7 days. You may want to consider buying now before the price goes back up.
There is a 81% chance that the price will go up. However the future is never certain and there remains a chance that the price will actually go down. Get Price Alerts.

Sony HDR-AS200 Video Reviews

Sony HDR-AS200 In-Depth Analysis

Reviews Summary

Good User Reviews

Based on 999 user reviews this camcorder has an average user rating of 82%. 350 reviewers (78% of all reviewers) gave this video camera either 4 or 5 stars and 87% of those asked said they would recommend buying it to others.

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Customers Report That it is Reasonably Priced

115 people who reviewed the product said that it was good value for money.

Customers Report That it is Easy to Use

90 owners wrote in their reviews that the Sony HDR-AS200 was comfortable and easy to hold and 18 customers concluded that it was easy to use.

Users Report Unacceptable Noise Level

Eight people who bought the product considered that it was noisy.

Users Report Nice Design

27 owners who purchased the Sony HDR-AS200 wrote that it was good looking and six customers who bought the product said that it was well designed.

Sony Has Very Good Video Camera Reviews

Based on 9,817 expert and owner reviews (including 2,796 verified purchases), Sony has very good reviews for its video cameras. 91% of those that bought a Sony video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.

Users Report Great Product Quality

92 owners wrote in their reviews that the Sony HDR-AS200 was good quality, however 16 owners said that the product was not good quality. and 16 people who purchased this camcorder concluded that it was not good quality.

Customers Report That it is Robust

10 owners reckoned that this camcorder was strong and durable, two people who reviewed this camcorder reckoned that it was reliable and two customers who bought it reckoned that it was well made.

Customers Report That it is a Good Size

Four people considered that it was lightweight, three people who reviewed it thought it was thin and two people said in their reviews that it was tight.

Value For Money

Good Value for Money

Whilst the product is in the most expensive 54% of video cameras, it has excellent reviews and very good features but is over 6 months old. At £259.09 it seems like great value for money overall.

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Cheaper in the United Kingdom Than Overseas

We checked 22 other countries for prices for the Sony HDR-AS200 and the United Kingdom price of £259.09 was the cheapest.

The cheapest price that we could find overseas was in the United States where the price is $209.99 (£291.24).

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Age

Released Over Four Years Ago

Sony released the HDR-AS200 in July 2013.

Features

Average Total Megapixels

The Sony HDR-AS200's total megapixels of 8.8MP is fairly typical compared to most other camcorders. It is bigger than 37% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Very Small Optical Zoom

The optical zoom of the HDR-AS200 of only 1x is smaller than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is smaller than 80% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. The optical zooms of camcorders range from 1x to 70x, and the average optical zoom is 19x.

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1920 X 1080 Pixels Resolution

This video camera has a max video resolution of 1920 x 1080 (Full HD)|1920 x 1080 pixels, which is typical of many video cameras.

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Lighter Than Average

The lightest camcorder is 50g , the heaviest is 7.5kg, and the average weight is 570g. The weight of the HDR-AS200 of only 68g is lighter than 95% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Larger Than Average Optical Sensor Size

The HDR-AS200's optical sensor size of 0.435" is in the largest 19% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature. Camcorders have optical sensor sizes of between 0.12" and 1.8", and the average optical sensor size is 0.37".

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Average Maximum Battery Life

The maximum battery life of the Sony HDR-AS200 of 2h is pretty average compared to most other camcorders. It is longer than 59% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Has an Image Stabilizer

The HDR-AS200 has an image stabilizer, as do 69% of camcorders.

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Supports HDMI

HDMI

The HDR-AS200 supports HDMI. 70% of video cameras also support HDMI.

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Shorter Than Average Minimum Focal Length (35mm Film Equiv)

Camcorders have minimum focal lengths (35mm film equiv) of between 10mm and 110mm, and the average minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) is 33mm. The minimum focal length (35mm film equiv) of the Sony HDR-AS200 of only 21.8mm is shorter than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is shorter than 94% of all camcorders when ranked by this feature.

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Deeper Than Average Waterproof Up to

Across all the camcorders the waterproof up to range from 1m to 100m, and the average waterproof up to is 16m. The waterproof up to of the HDR-AS200 of 16m is deeper than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is deeper than 80% of all video cameras when ordered by this feature.

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Has a Self-Timer

The HDR-AS200 has a self-timer, which is unusual. 92% of camcorders do not have a self-timer.

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Higher Than Average Minimum Aperture Number

Across all the camcorders the minimum aperture numbers range from 1.1 to 22, and the average minimum aperture number is 2.3. The HDR-AS200's minimum aperture number of 2.8 is in the highest 15% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Has a Microphone in

The HDR-AS200 has a microphone in, unlike 75% of camcorders which do not have a microphone in.

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Bigger Than Average Closest Focusing Distance

The closest focusing distance of the HDR-AS200 of 0.3m is bigger than 80% of all camcorders when ordered by this feature. Across all the camcorders the closest focusing distances range from 0.0005m to 20m, and the average closest focusing distance is 0.35m.

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Features Auto Focus

The Sony HDR-AS200 features auto focus. 89% of camcorders do not feature auto focus.

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Tripod Mountable

The HDR-AS200 is tripod mountable, which is unusual. 86% of camcorders are not tripod mountable.

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Features Photo Mode

The HDR-AS200 features photo mode, unlike 80% of camcorders which do not feature photo mode.

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Has a Wireless Connection

The Sony HDR-AS200 has a wireless connection, unlike 89% of camcorders which do not have a wireless connection.

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Very Low Maximum Aperture Number

Camcorders have maximum aperture numbers of between 1.6 and 38, and the average maximum aperture number is 5. The HDR-AS200's maximum aperture number of only 2.8 is lower than average when compared to most other camcorders. It is in the lowest 14% of all camcorders when sorted by this feature.

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Waterproof

The Sony HDR-AS200 is waterproof. 91% of camcorders are not waterproof.

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Features Wi-Fi

The Sony HDR-AS200 features wi-Fi. 76% of camcorders do not feature wi-Fi.

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Full HD

Full HD

The HDR-AS200 is Full HD, as are 70% of camcorders.

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Has a Continuous Shooting Mode

The HDR-AS200 has a continuous shooting mode, unlike 93% of camcorders which do not have a continuous shooting mode.

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Supports Near Field Communication (NFC)

The HDR-AS200 supports Near Field Communication (NFC), unlike 87% of camcorders which do not support Near Field Communication (NFC).

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers:

sony hdras200vw, sony as200vr

Barcodes:

00027242886193, 00735548417705, 04905524995633

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