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Sony DCR-TRV260 8mm Camcorder

alaTest has collected and analyzed 59 reviews of Sony DCR-TRV260 8mm Camcorder. The average rating for this product is 3.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the durability and zoom. The portability and usability are also mentioned favorably, whereas some have doubts about the reliability and battery.

price, usability, portability, zoom, durability

battery, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony DCR-TRV260 8mm Camcorder is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 73/100 = Good quality.

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Amazon.com review summary for Sony DCR-TRV260 8mm Camcorder

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 44 user reviews of Sony DCR-TRV260 8mm Camcorder from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 3.5/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. People really like the battery and durability. The usability and portability also get good feedback.

price, portability, usability, durability, battery

77% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Jul, 2020

Expert review by : Mark Bassett (camcorderinfo.com)

Sony DCR-TRV260 Camcorder Review - Sony Digital8 Camcorders

 

Sony's DCR-TRV260 Digital8 camcorder has many of the bells and whistles found on Sony's HC20 and HC30 but the cost is significantly less-$349.99 MSRP. Digital8 isn't a bad option if you're on a budget, and want a lot of camcorder for lowest price, and...

Apr, 2004

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Sony DCR TRV260

 

Sony DCR TRV260 is a Digital8 Handycam Camcorder with a 20x Optical Zoom.

Who says you can't afford digital? Sony DCR TRV260 Digital8 Handycam camcorder gives you digital recording at an analog price. It features a huge 20X optical zoom lens, a big 2.5" SwivelScreen LCD display and the NightShot Plus zero-light recording...

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Sooo easy to use

 

My husband and I received this camcorder as a Christmas gift when we were expecting our first child. We literally opened it christmas morning and started using it immediately. It is very user friendly. Also you can use many different brands of DVDs...

User-friendly, You can usually find it on sale at Best Buy or Target, conveniant

Price if not on sale, however it is worth it, battery life span

Nov, 2008

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Mostly Good

 

Noisy

Nov, 2005

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Sony Handycam DCR-TRV260 Digital-8 Digital Camcorder

 

affordable,takes a nice picture

useless software,only viewable on LCD screen that i can tell

Oct, 2005

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Tough enough for a pro wrestler, easy enough for your 6 year old!

 

As some of you may know, I work in the rough-and-tumble world of professional wrestling as a photographer. I've had more requests this year for getting video of wrestlers. Sometimes the wrestlers can provide you with a camera, but most of the time they...

Chock full of features for an affordable price

The included software leaves something to be desired

Aug, 2005

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Tough enough for a pro wrestler, easy enough for your 6 year old!

 

Chock full of features for an affordable price!

The included software leaves something to be desired.

Aug, 2005

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Great Camera

 

connections allow you to connect to almost any other device

can't take digital picturesSony Software not great,try Microsoft Movie maker instead

Feb, 2005

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Can't Believe I Waited So Long To Buy One!

 

Cost, picture/sound quality, ease of use

Needs brighter light

Feb, 2005

Consumer review (epinions.com)

Can't Believe I Waited So Long To Buy One!

 

As my old G.E full sized VHS camcorder began to show it's age & weight, I decided to look for a nice small camcorder to use without breaking my back using it for more than 20 minutes of use. I was shopping around, and looked at Best Buy to see what ...

Cost, picture/sound quality, ease of use

Needs brighter light

Feb, 2005
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