Thirty-two customers who reviewed it mentioned that it was well made. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of this camcorder “Built in BIOS speaker” nonetheless they rated it 1 stars. Newegg.com also mentioned “Solid build, no flex in any of the compo” in their review. Newegg.com also mentioned “Current build” in their review.
Seven people wrote in their reviews that the Sony HDR-PJ530 was strong and durable. Newegg.com mentioned in their review of the Sony HDR-PJ530 “Board looks great and is very sturdy” although they gave this camcorder a rating of 1 stars. Newegg.com also mentioned “Board is extremely sturdy, no flexing” in their review. Newegg.com also said “Great looking, sturdy motherboard” in their review.
One person said that it was easy to damage or scratch. Newegg.com said “No Pros at the moment board was damaged on receipt” but in spite of that they only scored it 20 out of 100.
One customer wrote in their reviews that it was reliable. Amazon.co.uk said “M.2 slot support, 10 SATA, SLI and Crossfire, premium audio (at least for onboard), powerreset buttons, 2 NICs (one Intel, simple and reliable” in their review of the Sony HDR-PJ530 although they gave it a rating of 18.8 out of 100.