Sony HDR-SR7 reviews: Hard disk drive storage Full HD camcorder

33 customer reviews

+ This camcorder scores high on image quality. - It has no outstanding negative points.

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8.9 out of 10 based on 33 reviews.
Sony HDR-SR7: Horizontally held, 10x optical zoom camcorder using Memory Stick Duo card. See full product description

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Ian , Hampton, Middlesex Keen amateur

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Quality of images and Film is really good. It is very easy to use and even has Night Vision capability (which I have not tried yet)
Bad points:
The only reultant Film format is based on Blue Ray which requires some additional software to convert the files to standard Video which can be played on 'standard' video players
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Image quality 10.0
Battery life 10.0
Weight 8.0
Value for money 9.0
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Review date: 29 Mar 2010

divyesh, leicester Just point and shoot

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
you dont have to buy seprates memory stick, because it have hard disc.so you save that money.
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 5.0
Image quality 9.0
Battery life 8.0
Weight 10.0
Value for money 10.0
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Review date: 28 Jun 2010

phil, leicester Keen amateur

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
i love this camera. quality is fantastic. i paid extra for battery with 10 hours recording so never have a problem.i find it easy to use mainly on automatic setting
Bad points:
had to buy blu ray player to play the avchd format
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 8.0
Image quality 9.0
Battery life 10.0
Weight 7.0
Value for money 9.0
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Review date: 25 Jun 2010

Purchaser Keen amateur

Score 10.0/10
Good points:
Easy to use. Great movie image quality. Very good still images.
Bad points:
Reviewer left no comment
Overall rating 10.0
Ease of use 10.0
Image quality 9.0
Battery life 10.0
Weight 9.0
Value for money 10.0
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Review date: 25 Apr 2010

Richard , Maidstone Keen amateur

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
As above.
Reliability seems to be very good. Robust build quality.
I purchased the camera in Dec 2007.
The updated version of PMB software is good, the first version was very poor.
viewfinder as well as touch screen.
Good Data management on camera and after offloading onto computer
Bad points:
Fiddlely on/off switch
Flash control pushbutton too near to on/off switches
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 8.0
Image quality 10.0
Battery life 10.0
Weight 10.0
Value for money 9.0
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Review date: 22 Jan 2010

Robert, Surrey

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
compact viewfinder
Bad points:
dificulty in finding photo button during video wihthout causing shake
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 7.0
Image quality 9.0
Battery life 9.0
Weight 9.0
Value for money 10.0
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Confirmed purchase: 11 Feb 2008

Confirmed purchaser

Score 9.0/10
Good points:
Ease of use & picture quality
Bad points:
Expensive
Overall rating 9.0
Ease of use 10.0
Image quality 10.0
Battery life 9.0
Weight 10.0
Value for money 7.0
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Confirmed purchase: 02 Feb 2008

Product Features

Resolution quality Full HD
Resolution (Pixels) 2848x2136
3D No
Optical zoom ratio 10
Media format Hard disk drive
Connections USB
Type of memory card Memory Stick Duo
Shape of camcorder Horizontally held
Digital zoom ratio 20
Type of image stabiliser Optical
Widescreen recording Yes
Hard disk capacity (Gigabytes) 60
Shortest shutter speed (Fractions of a second) 1/800
Weight (g) 530
Screen size (Inches) 2.7
Maximum aperture telephoto 2.9
Maximum aperture wide 1.8
Lowest focal length (Millimetres) 49
Highest focal length (Millimetres) 490
Type of chip CMOS
Release date 2007-06-05

Also known as: Sony HDRSR7, SONY HDRSR7E, Sony Mega, SONY HDR-SR7E

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Manufacturer's Description

The ultra-compact, stylishly-designed AVCHD HDD Handycam with ClearVid CMOS Sensor, x.v.Colour and Carl Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar®T* lens. Featuring 60GB HDD, it records 1080i HD movie for up to 22 hours.

  1. 1080i High Definition recording (AVCHD Format)
  2. Up to 22 hour High Definition recording on 60GB internal HDD
  3. Carl Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar® T*
  4. ClearVid CMOS Sensor for optimum picture quality
  5. x.v.Colour mode for more vivid, lively and true colour
  6. Quick browsing with new intelligent search functions: Film Roll Index, Face Index, Highlight Index
  7. 6.1 Megapixel still image recording and 4.3 Megapixel Dual Rec while recording movies
  8. Super SteadyShot (Optical)
  9. 10x optical zoom / 20x digital zoom
  10. Assignable dial for manual functions
  11. STAMINA up to 5 hours 55 minutes (with optional battery using view finder)
  12. 2.7" Wide, “Clear photo LCD plus” screen with touch panel
  13. Dolby Digital 5.1ch Creator for Surround sound recording with built in microphone
  14. Smooth Slow Rec mode for advanced slow motion footage
  15. 2nd Start / Stop REC and zoom button on LCD frame
  16. Easy-to-use Home menu and Guide function
  17. HDMI output for HD ready TV
  18. Hi-speed USB 2.0 (input / output)
  19. Battery Info
  20. Auto Lens Cover

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