Samsung HMX-F90 Vs Sony HDR-PJ230 Vs Sony HDR-PJ430 Vs Sony HDR-PJ540E Comparison
ProductsHMX-F90
Samsung HMX-F90
HDR-PJ230
Sony HDR-PJ230
HDR-PJ430
Sony HDR-PJ430
HDR-PJ540E
Sony HDR-PJ540E
Prices



Whirlwire Rating5117307581404520
Video Features
Resolutions
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • 480p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 480i @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080p @ 50fps
  • 1080p @ 30fps
  • 1080p @ 25fps
  • 1080p @ 24fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
Max Recording Time96 3 Hours N/A N/A
Progressive
Pre REC N/A N/A
Auto white balance
Recording Format ContainerMP4 MP4
  • AVCHD
  • MPEG2
MP4
Recording bitratesN/A
  • 1080p @ 60fps
  • 1080i @ 60fps
  • 720p @ 30fps
  • AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 28Mbps
  • AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24Mbps
  • AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 17Mbps
  • AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 9Mbps
  • AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 5Mbps
  • MPEG-2 - 720 x 480
  • H.264 - 1280 x 720
N/A
Storage
Storage Slot
  • SD
  • SDHC
  • SDXC
SD/SDHC/SDXC
  • SD
  • Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Memory Stick Micro
  • microSD
Storage Slot Amount1 1 1 1
Built-inN/A 8GB 32GB 32GB
Still Image
Capture image size1.6 8.9MB 6544 x 3680 9.2
Continuous shooting mode N/A N/A N/A
Simultaneous Photo Recording N/A N/A
Self timerN/A
Shutter
Maximum shutter speed1/4000 1/30 sec N/A 1/8
Minimum shutter speed1/30 1/10000 sec N/A 1/10000
Sensor
TypeBSO CMOS Exmor R CMOS Sensor Exmor R CMOS Exmor R CMOS
Size1/3.2 1/5.8 1/3.91 1/5.8
Megapixels11.0 8.9 8.9 9.2
Minimum Lux15 10 3 N/A
Night Mode N/A
Image ProcessorN/A BIONZ N/A BIONZ X
Screen / Viewfinder
LCD Size2.7 2.7 3.0 N/A
LCD Pixels230,000 230,000 230,000 N/A
Touchscreen LCDN/A N/A N/A
Brightness adjustmentN/A N/A N/A
Backlight adjustmentN/A N/A N/A
Power
Max recording time (inc battery)96m N/A N/A N/A
Physical
Dimensions50.3 x 50.6 x 110.7mm 58 x 57 x 117mm 121 x 66 x 62mm 61.5 x 66.5 x 130.5mm
Weight (grams)218 210 340 325
Hot shoe (custom)N/A N/A N/A
Lens
Optical Zoom52 27 30 30
Digital Zoom130 320x 350x 350
Focal length minimum (mm)2.1 N/A 5.0 N/A
Focal length maximum (mm)109.2 N/A 200 N/A
Maximum aperture2.1 1.8 1.8 1.8
Image Stabiliser
Filter Addon Size (mm)N/A N/A N/A
Wide attachmentN/A N/A N/A
Aperture leavesN/A N/A N/A 7
Focus
Auto
Zoom Rocker N/A N/A
Manual Focus AssistN/A N/A N/A
ManualN/A N/A N/A
Iris RingN/A N/A N/A
Connectivity
USB
HDMI Out
AV out N/A
Built-in charger N/A
HeadphoneN/A N/A N/A
Audio
Audio SystemDolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch)
  • Dolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch)
  • Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator
  • MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
  • Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator
  • Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator
  • Dolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch)
  • Dolby Digital Stereo Creator
  • MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
  • Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator
  • Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator
  • Dolby Digital 2ch (AC-3 2ch)
  • Dolby Digital Stereo Creator
  • MPEG-4 AAC-LC 2ch
Zoom MicrophoneN/A
External InputN/A N/A
Audio Scene SelectN/A N/A N/A
Manual level controlN/A N/A N/A
Features
WiFiN/A N/A N/A
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