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Sony HDR-PJ240
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Sony HDR-PJ240 Camcorder

210g 27x 320x Jan 2014
Weight Optical Zoom Digital Zoom Release Date
Shoot and share every moment Put on a show anywhere with a built-in projector: throw a picture up to 100 inches onto any surface: the projector is bright to 13 lumens for vividly clear detail. See... More
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4 Reasons For

Good Brand

Based on 3,288 owner and expert reviews, Sony has good reviews for its camcorders. Sony also has good reviews specifically for its camcorders.

SDXC Compatible Memory Cards

SDXC compatible memory cards

The HDR-PJ240 supports a better memory card type than most similar spec video cameras that have been around for around the same time as it. This video camera supports an SDXC compatible memory cards, whereas most camcorders that were released around the same time as it support an SD compatible memory cards. This Sony camcorder also supports an SDHC compatible memory cards. SDXC cards are SD cards but with a much higher capacity and faster processing speeds. They have a maximum capacity of 2TB (Terabytes).

An SDXC compatible memory cards is actually the best supported memory card type amongst all video cameras of this type and age.

The worst supported memory card type across similar types of camcorder is Not supported.

SDHC cards are DS cards with a higher capacity of up to 32GB.

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Has Six Scene Modess

The HDR-PJ240 has a greater number of scene modes than most camcorders that were released more than two years ago. The most commonly found scene modes is Underwater, but this scene modes is not found on this video camera. The scene modess Fireworks, Landscape, Portrait, Spotlight, Beach and Snow are also found on this Sony video camera.

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Has Three White Balances

The HDR-PJ240 has a greater number of white balance modes than most camcorders that have been on the market for around the same time as it. This video camera has an Auto white balance, which is the most commonly found white balance found on comparable spec camcorders that were released around the same time as the HDR-PJ240. The white balances "Outdoor" and "Indoor" are also found on this Sony video camera.

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9 Reasons Against

Does Not Have an Image Stabilizer

The Sony HDR-PJ240 does not have an image stabilizer. Most of the other similar spec camcorders that were released around the same time as the HDR-PJ240 also do not have an image stabilizer.

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Does Not Have an HDMI

The HDR-PJ240 does not have an HDMI. Most of the other similar spec video cameras that have been around for a comparable time to the HDR-PJ240 also do not have an HDMI.

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Not Full HD

Like most of the other camcorders that have been around for more than two years, the HDR-PJ240 is not Full HD.

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Does Not Have an Interchangeable Lens

The HDR-PJ240 does not have an interchangeable lens, although it is worth noting that most of the other video cameras of this spec and age also do not have an interchangeable lens.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Display

The HDR-PJ240 does not have a built-in display. Most of the other camcorders that have been around for a comparable time to the HDR-PJ240 also do not have a built-in display.

There are a number of alternative video cameras which also have a built-in display that you might want to look at including the ee Ee 4GEE Action Camcorder[plb_2962232_price] which is also cheaper.

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Not Waterproof

The HDR-PJ240 is not waterproof. Most of the other video cameras of a comparable age and type to the HDR-PJ240 are also not waterproof.

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Does Not Have a Night Mode

The HDR-PJ240 does not have a night mode, although this is within the context that most of the other camcorders of this age and type also do not have a night mode.

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Not 3D

The Sony HDR-PJ240 is not 3D. Most of the other comparable spec video cameras that have been on the market for a similar time to the HDR-PJ240 are also not 3D.

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Does Not Have a Built-In Projector

Most camcorders of a comparable type and age to the HDR-PJ240 do not have a built-in projector. The Sony HDR-PJ240 is no exception to this as it too does not have a built-in projector.

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4 Other reasons to consider the Sony HDR-PJ240

Released Over Three Years Ago

This video camera has been on the market for over three years.

Average Digital Zoom

At 320 times zoom factor, the Sony HDR-PJ240 has a relatively average digital zoom compared to most of the other video cameras of this type and age.

If this video camera digital zoom is too small for you then you might also want to consider the Sony HDR-PJ540[plb_2109592_price] (350x) which also has a higher rating.

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Average Optical Zoom

The Sony HDR-PJ240 has a pretty standard optical zoom (27 times zoom factor) compared to most of the other video cameras of a similar age and spec to the HDR-PJ240.

If you would prefer a video camera with a bigger optical zoom then you might also want to look at the Sony HDR-PJ540[plb_2109592_price] (30x) which is also higher rated.

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Average Weight

At 210 grams, the HDR-PJ240 has a fairly average weight compared to most of the other camcorders that have been on the market for more than two years.

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Specification

Lens System
Optical Zoom
Digital Zoom
Focal Length (35mm Film Equivalent)
Focal Length Range (f-F)
Wide Angle Lens System
Storage
Compatible Memory Cards
Focusing
Face Detection
Smile Detection
Light Exposure
Scene Modes
Light Exposure Modes
White Balance
White Balance
Flash
Shoe Mounting Point
Display
Display Resolution (numeric)
Design
Colour of Product
Audio
Built-In Speaker(s)
Built-In Microphone
Networking
Near Field Communication (NFC)
Weight & Dimensions
Weight
Height
Depth
Width
Other Features
Manual Focus
Aperture Range (F-F)
Backlight
Integrated USB Cable
Waterproof
Shock Proof
Technical Details
Freeze-Resistant
Dustproof
USB Charging

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Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers hdrpj240, hdrpj240e, hdrpj240es, sony pj240, info pj240, info pj240e, hdrpj240esc, sony pj240e, hdrpj240esce, info hdrpj240, hdrpj240escen, sony hdrpj240, sony hdrpj240e, info hdrpj240e, hdrpj240es.cen, info hdrpj240eb, sony hdrpj240er, sony hdrpj240eb, sony hdrpj240ebc, info hdrpj240ebc, sony hdrpj240erc, sony hdrpj240ebce, info hdrpj240ebce, sony hdrpj240erce, acoustic hdrpj240, sony hdrpj240ercen, sony hdrpj240ebcen, acoustic hdrpj240e, sony hdrpj240ebceh, info hdrpj240ebceh
Barcodes 00400763615297, 04905524969498, 04905524969504, 04905524969511, 04905524969542, 04905524969559, 08029276077372

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