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Sony HDR-PJ780VE

alaTest has collected and analyzed 151 reviews of Sony HDR-PJ780VE. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Comments about the reliability and durability are on the whole positive. The portability and image quality are also mentioned favorably, but views about the viewfinder and battery are different.

usability, image quality, portability, durability, reliability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-PJ780VE is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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Sony HDR-PJ780VE Handycam


We're not sure the last time was when we picked up a camcorder, as thanks to phones these days boasting decent recording skills, we're not sure if we even need one. It seems like Sony's not too fussed though, as its latest top-of-the-range HDR-PJ780VE...

Sony's new Handycam is a top top-end piece of kit, but whether it's worth the £1,199 price tag is another question. It's not the most pocket friendly, but if you're after top-end image quality and a built-in projector to impress friends and family, the...

Sep, 2013

Product Specifications


Colour of product:Black


Display diagonal:7.62
Display resolution (numeric):921000
Touchscreen: Yes


Shoe mounting point: Yes


Face detection: Yes
Smile detection: Yes

Lens System

Digital Zoom:120
Filter Size:5.2
Focal length (35mm film equivalent):26 - 260
Focal length range (f-f):3.8 - 38
Optical Zoom:10
Wide angle lens system: Yes

Other features

Aperture range (F-F):1.8 - 3.4
Backlight: Yes
BRAVIA Sync: Yes
Electrical viewfinder: Yes
Extra/Smart zoom:17
Integrated USB cable: Yes
Manual Focus: Yes
Night mode: Yes
Power cord included: Yes

Weight & Dimensions

Height :8.46