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Sony MHS-FS3K Camcorder

Expert reviews are average
Does not have a good zoom
Does not have good technical guidance
4 Reviews

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Expert Reviews Are Average

This video camera has an average expert rating of 70% based on four expert reviews from sites including Expert Reviews,, and

Sony Video Cameras Have Good Reviews

Based on 4,268 expert and owner reviews (including 103 verified purchases), Sony has good reviews for its camcorders. Sony also has good reviews specifically for its camcorders compared to other brands. 95% of those that bought a Sony video camera would recommend the product that they bought to other buyers.


Does Not Have Good Technical Guidance

Two customers who reviewed the Sony MHS-FS3K considered that it did not have good technical guidance. said in their Sony MHS-FS3K review five years ago “No manual control over most features”. also said “No external mic option, no manual white balance or focus options” in their review.


Reasonably Priced

Two customers mentioned in their reviews that the product was expensive. Expert review site said “Serious movie fans would be better served by more expensive choices.”. Expert review site said “Expensive for a Flip-style camcorder”.

One person wrote in their reviews that it was cheap. Expert website wrote in their review of the Sony MHS-FS3K “Cheap for a 3D camera – a good source of fun for anyone with a 3D TV”.

One customer thought it was good value for money. Expert review site gave it a rating of 6 stars and mentioned “It's a good solution if you want something affordable and small” in their review of the Sony MHS-FS3K.

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Weight & Dimensions


One customer concluded that this camcorder was lightweight. said “Compact, lightweight, simple to use” .


Good Features

One person wrote in their reviews that the Sony MHS-FS3K had good features. wrote “It features two lenses for shooting in 3D” in their Sony MHS-FS3K review.


Released Over Three Years Ago

It was September 2013 when Sony released the MHS-FS3K.



One person who bought it concluded that it was well made.

Well Designed

One Sony MHS-FS3K reviewer wrote in their reviews that the Sony MHS-FS3K was well designed. mentioned in their review of the Sony MHS-FS3K five years ago “USB dongle in design, easy to use” nonetheless they only gave it a score of 18.8 out of 100.

Easy to Use

Three Sony MHS-FS3K reviewers mentioned that the product was easy to use.

Good Quality

Six Sony MHS-FS3K reviewers who bought the product agreed that it was good quality. mentioned “Good video quality overall” in their Sony MHS-FS3K review. also wrote “Good quality 3D” in their review. also said “Excellent build quality” in their review.

Does Not Have a Good Zoom

One Sony MHS-FS3K owner who reviewed this camcorder considered that it did not have a good zoom. said five years ago “Lo zoom ottico funziona solo nelle riprese 2D” in their Sony MHS-FS3K review. One Sony MHS-FS3K reviewer who reviewed the product thought it did not have a good image stabiliser. mentioned in their review of the Sony MHS-FS3K “Ineffective image stabilisation for 3D”.

One Sony MHS-FS3K owner who reviewed the product concluded that it did not have a good autofocus.

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Good Screen

Five customers who bought it concluded that it had a good screen. said “Can view 3D footage on the screen without glasses” in their review of this camcorder. also mentioned “Glassesfree 3D display” in their review. also wrote “There's a 2.4-inch screen that's also capable of playing back your video clips in 3D” in their review.

Product Identifiers

Manufacturer Part Numbers mhsfs3k
Barcodes 04905524753639

Sony MHS-FS3K Review Sources

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