Imaging Device: 1/5" ClearVid™ CMOS sensor (with
Pixel Gross: 2300K
Recording Media: 60GB Non-Removable Hard Disk Drive,
Memory Stick Duo™ Media, Memory Stick PRO Duo™
Recording and Playback Times: Approximately - HQ: 14
hours, SP: 21 hours, LP 41 hours When using 8GB
Memory Stick PRO Duo™ Media (sold separately):
Standard Definition: HQ = up to 115 min., SP = up to
170 min., LP = up to 325 min.
Video Actual: 1120K Pixels (4:3), 1490K Pixels (16:9)
Still Actual: 1990K Pixels (4:3), 1490K Pixels (16:9)
Processor: BIONZ™ image processo
Video Resolution: 720 x 480
Still Picture Resolution: 4 megapixel
Audio Format: Dolby® Digital 5.1
Microphone: Yes (Built-in Zoom)
USB Streaming: N/A
Accessory Shoe: Yes (Active Interface Shoe)
White Balance: Auto, Outdoor, Indoor, One-push
Memory Stick PRO™ Media Compatibility: Tested to
support up to 8GB media capacity; does not support
high speed transfer function; does not support
Access Control security function.
Still Image Mode(s): JPEG
Face Detection: Yes
Hybrid Plus: N/A
Quick On: Yes
Dual Record: Yes
Dynamic Range Optimizer: Yes
Scene Mode(s): Auto, Twilight, Candle, Sunrise &
Sunset, Fireworks, Landscape, Portrait (Soft Portrait),
Spotlight, Sports, Beach, Snow
Image Stabilization: O.I.S.
Easy Operation: Yes
Multiple Language Display: Yes
Slide Show Mode: Yes
Picture Effect(s): Monotone, Sepia, Pastel
Digital Picture Effect(s): Old Movie
PictBridge Compatible: Yes
Low Light Capability: Super NightShot®
Fader Effect(s): Black, White
Face Index: Yes
Film Roll Index: Yes
Photo Capture from Movie: Yes
Dubbing Button: Yes (Camera body & Handycam
x.v.Color™ : N/A
BRAVIA® Sync™ : N/A
Format: SD (MPEG2)
Video Signal: NTSC color, EIA standards
PhotoTV HD: N/A
Inputs and Outputs
Analog Audio/Video Output(s): Included (via A/V
USB Port(s): Hi-speed (2.0 compliant)
S-Video Output(s): Available via A/V Remote (cable not
Audio/Video Remote Terminal: Yes
Active Interface Shoe: Yes
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LCD Screen: 2.7" wide (16:9) touch panel Clear Photo
LCD Plus™ display (211k pixels)
Memory Stick slot: Memory Stick PRO Duo™ Media
Manual / Auto Lens Cover: Auto
Assignable Dial: N/A
S/S & Zoom button on LCD: Yes
35mm Equivalent: 49 - 735mm (4:3 Camera Mode), 40 -
600mm (16:9 Camera Mode)
Exposure: Touch Panel
Filter Diameter: 30mm
Focal Distance: 3.1 - 46.5mm
Focus: Full range auto / Manual (Touch Panel)
Progressive Shutter Mode: Yes
Shutter Speed: Auto, 1/30 - 1/250 (Scene Selection
Optical Zoom: 15x
Digital Zoom: 180x
Lens Type: Carl Zeiss® Vario-Sonnar® T
Minimum Illumination: 8 lux (Auto Slow Shutter ON,
Shutter Speed 1/30)
Battery Type: InfoLITHIUM® with AccuPower™ Meter
Power Requirements: 7.2V (battery pack); 8.4V (AC
Power Consumption (in Operation): 3.0W (VF/LCD)
Service and Warranty Information
Limited Warranty Term: Limited Warranty --- 1 Year Parts;
90 Days Labor
Operating System Compatibility: Microsoft® Windows®
2000 Professional, XP Home, XP Professional, Windows
Supplied Software: Picture Motion Browser Ver.3.0.00
Weight: 1 lb 3 oz (560g) with Battery
Measurements: 3 1/4 x 3 x 5 1/8 inch (81 x 76 x 129mm)
Power Adapter/In-Camera Charger (AC-L200)
InfoLITHIUM® Rechargeable Battery (NP-FH60)
Remote Commander® Remote Control (RMT-835)
Multi A/V Cable (Stereo)
Application CD-ROM w/ Driver
Enjoy Handycam DVD
UPC Code: 027242727724
1. Viewable area measured diagonally.
2. Camcorder captures high definition footage in the AVCHD™ format.
Using the enclosed PC software, high definition footage can be copied
onto DVD media. However, DVD media containing AVCHD footage
should not be used with DVD based players or recorders, as the DVD
player/recorder may fail to eject the media and may erase its
contents without warning. DVD media containing AVCHD footage
may be played on a compatible Blu-ray Disc™ player/recorder or
other compatible device.
3. DVD media/formats are not universally compatible.
4. HD viewing requires a Sony HD connector cable or HD Cyber-shot
Station® cradle and HDTV. All sold separately.
5. i.LINK is a trademark of Sony used only to designate that a product
contains an IEEE1394 connection. The i.LINK connection may vary
depending on the software applications, operating system and
compatible i.LINK devices. All products with an i.LINK connection may
not communicate with each other
6. Not all products with USB connectors may communicate with each
other due to chipset variations.
7. Actual battery life will vary based on product settings, usage patterns,
battery and environmental conditions.
8. Compatible BRAVIA® HDTV and special TV settings are required.
Further details are available in the BRAVIA® TV instruction manual.
9. 60GB means 60 billion bites. Available storage capacity may vary and
a portion of the memory is used for data management functions.
Hard Disk Drive Handycam® camcorder
10. Requires BRAVIA Sync feature in each product. Please refer to
owner's manual to determine compatibility.
©2007 Sony Electronics Inc. All rights reserved.
Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited.
Sony, AccuPower, Advanced HAD, Handycam, i.LINK, InfoLITHIUM,
like.no.other, NightShot, PlayStation, Remote Commander, SteadyShot
and SwivelScreen are trademarks of Sony. Carl Zeiss and Vario-Tessar are
trademarks of CarlZeiss. PictBridge is a trademark of CIPA. Microsoft and
Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.
PlayStation is a trademark of Sony Computer Entertainment of America.
All other trademarks are property of their respective owners.
Features and specifications subject to change without notice. Non-metric
weights and measures are approximate and may vary.
Screen Images Simulated
Please visit the Dealer Network for more
information at www.sony.com/dn
Last Updated: 10/17/2009