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Sony HDR-CX455

Sony HDR-CX455
alaScore 89

14 reviews

Mar, 2018

alaTest has collected and analyzed 14 reviews of Sony HDR-CX455. The average rating for this product is 4.5/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the price and size. The design and portability are also mentioned favorably.

usability, portability, design, size, price

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Sony HDR-CX455 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 89/100 = Very good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 3 user reviews of Sony HDR-CX455 from The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Reviewers are impressed by the usability.


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This summary is based on the products: Sony HDR-CX455 Handycam Full HD 1080p Camcorder w/ 32GB Micro SD Card & Accessory BundleSony HDR-CX455 Handycam Full HD 1080p Camcorder w/ 32GB Micro SD Card & Accessory Bundle

Mar, 2018

Product Specifications


Audio system:Dolby Digital 5.1
Built-In Microphone: Yes
Built-in speaker(s): Yes
Wind filter: Yes


Battery Type:NP-FV50


3D: No
Camcorder type:Handheld camcorder
Camera playback:Highlights, Slide show
Image processor:BIONZ X
Image quality adjustment:Brightness
Minimum illumination:3
Photo effects:Fader
Self-timer delay:10
Supported aspect ratios:4:3, 16:9


Colour of product:Black
Tripod mountable: Yes
Tripod mounting supported:Y


Built-in Display: Yes
Display aspect ratio:16:9
Display diagonal:7.62
Flip-out screen: Yes
Touchscreen: Yes
Vari-angle LCD display: Yes


Built-in Flash: Yes


Auto Focus (AF) lock: Yes
Closest focusing distance:0.00900
Face detection: Yes
Focus adjustment:Auto/Manual
Smile detection: Yes

Image sensor

Effective megapixels (image):2.29
Effective megapixels (movie):2.29
Optical sensor size:25.4 / 5.8
Sensor Type:CMOS
Total MegaPixels:9.2

Lens System

Digital Zoom:350
Filter Size:3.7
Focal length range (f-f):26.8 - 804
Image stabilizer: Yes
Interchangeable lens: No
Maximum aperture number:4
Minimum aperture number:1.8
Optical Zoom:30

Light exposure

Light exposure modes:Auto, Manual
Light metering:Evaluative (Multi-pattern)
Scene modes:Beach, Fireworks, Landscape, Night, Portrait, Snow, Spotlight, Sunrise, Sunset


Near Field Communication (NFC): Yes
Wi-Fi: Yes
Wi-Fi standards:IEEE 802.11b, IEEE 802.11g, IEEE 802.11n

Packaging Content

AC adapter included: Yes
Batteries included: Yes
Cables included:HDMI, USB
Quick start guide: Yes

Ports & interfaces

DC-in jack: Yes
Headphone connectivity:3.5 mm
Headphone outputs:1
Micro-USB 2.0 ports quantity:1
PictBridge: No
S-Video Out: No


Camera shutter speed:1/8, 1/6, 1/30, 1/25, 1/10000
Camera shutter type:Electronic

Still image

Continuous shooting mode: Yes
Maximum image resolution:4032 x 2272
Still image resolution(s):4032 x 2272, 3024 x 2272, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 480


Camcorder media type:Memory Card
Camcorder tape type: No
Camera file system:DCF 2.0, Exif 2.3, MPF
Compatible memory cards:MS Micro (M2), MicroSD (TransFlash), MicroSDHC, MicroSDXC
Disc types supported: No
Flash memory:8
Internal storage capacity:8

Technical Details

Lens cover included: Yes
USB charging: Yes


Bitrate at maximum video resolution:50
Dual shot (video & photo): Yes
HD type:Full HD
Maximum frame rate:60
Maximum Video Resolution:1920 x 1080
Video formats supported:AVC, AVCHD, H.264, MPEG4
Video Resolutions:1280 x 720,1440 x 1080,1920 x 1080


Viewfinder Type:HYBRID

Weight & Dimensions

Height :5.95

White balance

White Balance:Auto, Indoor, Outdoor