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Sony DCR-TRV17

alaTest has collected and analyzed 64 reviews of Sony DCR-TRV17. The average rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the image quality and size. The price and portability are also appreciated. Views are divided on the reliability, and some have doubts about the memory and durability.

usability, portability, price, size, image quality

durability, memory

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony DCR-TRV17 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 76/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Sony DCR-TRV17

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 6 user reviews of Sony DCR-TRV17 from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.co.uk. Views about the reliability and size are overall positive. The image quality and usability also get good feedback, whereas many are critical about the price and durability.

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durability, price

100% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2020

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Sony DCR-TRV17

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 39 user reviews of Sony DCR-TRV17 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Reviewers are impressed by the image quality and size. The price and portability are also appreciated. There are some less positive comments about the reliability and durability.

usability, portability, price, size, image quality

durability, reliability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2020

Expert review by : Robin Liss (camcorderinfo.com)

Sony DCR-TRV17 Camcorder Review - Sony MiniDV Camcorders

 

The TRV17 is the latest edition to Sony's midrange MiniDV camcorder line. The camcorder has an MSRP of $1099. It's the follow-up to the TRV-11. The TRV-17 packs a 10x optical 120x digital zoom. It comes with a one hour battery but you can purchase up...

Jul, 2001

Expert review by : Bruce Coykendall (videomaker.com)

Sony DCR-TRV17

 

Affordable DV, Focus ring, Image quality

Tape loads from the bottom, LCD must be open to use VCR transport, Proprietary memory format

Feb, 2002

Price comparison for Sony DCR-TRV17

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