Recording on Memory Stick™, 12x optical zoom/26.8m, 12x optical zoom/26.8mm wide angle, 20.4MP photo, 7.5cm/3" LCD
Full HD camcorder with very high image quality and versatile functions
Full HD 1920x1080 50p recording: Full HD recording at very high bit rate with 50p progressive shooting mode for highest image quality and smoothness.
25p progressive recording mode: Shoots Full HD images at 25 frames per second to achieve cinematic feel with your video footage.
Recording on optional memory card: Records on choice of removable Memory Stick™ or SD cards (Memory Stick Pro Duo™ or SD/SDHC).
G Lens with 12x optical zoom/20x extended zoom: Excellent optical performance: 26.8mm (video and photo) wide angle ideal for group shots, landscapes and more.
Optical SteadyShot with enhanced Active Mode: With 3-Way Shake-Cancelling for stable images, even while walking. Now offers enhanced stabilisation at all zoom settings.
Super sensitive 1/3.91 type Exmor R™ CMOS Sensor: Highly efficient, large sensor captures detail-packed video and still images with reduced image noise, especially in low light.
BIONZ processor: High-speed image processor for enhanced image quality and responsive performance.
Up to 20.4 Megapixel still photo: By Pixel Super Resolution Technology ensures extremely detailed, high quality still images.
7.5cm/3" Xtra Fine LCD: 921k dot wide touchscreen with TruBlack technology for high-contrast images.
Connect and quick charge with built-in USB cable: USB cable stows neatly in camcorder's hand strap. Connect Handycam® to your computer and transfer videos or recharge battery.
Easy interface with Event Browse: Intuitive playback solution groups your camcorder footage and still photos by events: allows easy searching to favourites.
Highlight Playback: Automatically edits together movie highlights and still photos with music and transitions: burn the results to DVD or share online.
Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO) mode: Recognizes up to 180 combinations of Face Detection, scene settings and handheld/tripod shooting: adjusts for best results.
Tracking focus: Select an object on the touchscreen and keep autofocus locked on moving subjects, even if they're not people: ideal for pets.
Quick AF: Autofocus locks onto subject at high speed for clear, sharply-focused images, even in low-light conditions.
High Quality 5.1ch surround sound: Sensitive new microphone design captures dialogue and surround sound with superb clarity.
Auto Wind Noise Reduction: Advanced processing reduces wind noise for clearer outdoor sountracks; automatically adjusts processing to match wind strength.
Closer Voice for clearer dialogue and speech: Boosts microphone directionality and optimises processing to reduce noise and background sounds when faces are detected.
Stereo speaker with S-Master amplifer technology: High quality linear phase speaker system delivers clear, natural stereo sound when playing back your clips.
Face Detection and Smile Shutter: Capture clear, natural portraits: automatically shoot still photos of smiling faces during video recording.
Direct Copy: Transfer video footage direct to an external hard disk drive without PC: playback with fun camcorder features.
DVDirect Express compatibility: PC-free burning to AVCHD or Standard Definition DVD discs with compatible Sony DVDirect Express writer.
HDMI® output: Connect camcorder for viewing any HD Ready TV.
BRAVIA Sync: Directly control camcorder playback functions via remote of connected BRAVIA® television.
Golf Shot: Automatically captures a high-speed burst of images to freeze fast-moving action at exactly the right moment.
PlayMemories Home: Built-in software allows easy transfers to PC for editing, printing, disc burning, emailing and web uploads.
Sony CX580VE Full HD Flash Memory camcorder, Black
Sony CX580VE Full HD Flash Memory camcorder. Colour of product: Black