HDR-XR550VE, 240GB HDD, 1/2.9 type Exmor R CMOS, 10x optical zoom, 12MP photo, 8.8cm LCD, SD/SDHC
XR550V Full HD Hard Disk Drive camcorder
Superlative Full HD imaging with latest technology and smart features.
Up to 101hr Full HD on 240GB built-inHDD, Wide angle lens, 10x optical zoom, 12MP photo, 8.8cm LCD.
- Full HD 1920x1080 with Exmor R - Full HD 1920 x 1080 video shooting (AVCHD format) at maximum bit rate for increased detail and clarity.
- 240GB HDD plus memory card - Records on massive 240GB Hard Disk Drive plus additional recording on optional memory card.
- OSS Active Mode - With 3-Way Shake-Cancelling for stable images, even while walking. Now offers enhanced stabilization at all zoom settings.
- Super sensitive 1/2.9 type Exmor R™ CMOS Sensor - Highly efficient, large sensor captures detail-packed video and still images with reduced image noise, especially in low light.
- Wide angle G Lens with 10x optical zoom - Excellent optical performance: 26.3mm (still) / 29.8mm (video) wide angle ideal for group shots, landscapes and more.
- Up to 12 Megapixel still photo - Shoot high-quality still images, even while shooting video simultaneously.
- 8.8cm/3.5" Xtra Fine LCD and electronic viewfinder - Photo-realistic 921k dot resolution wide touchscreen for viewing pleasure, plus viewfinder for advanced users
- Manual Focus/Exposure Ring - Enjoy even greater control over each scene with manual rings to precisely adjust focus and exposure.
- Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO) shooting mode - Intelligently recognizes combination of Face Detection, 11 scenes, and handheld/tripod shooting: adjusts settings for best results
- GPS Inside / Map Index - Automatic geotagging of clips and photos by GPS: see where video clips were shot with in-built map on LCD.
- Quick AF - Autofocus locks onto subject twice as quickly as before for clear, sharply-focused images, even in low-light conditions.
- 5.1ch surround sound recording - Digital multi-channel surround sound recording with zoom mic for clearer dialogue and sound of foreground subjects.
- External mic and headphone jacks - Add an optional external microphone for high quality audio, plus headphones for monitoring.
- BIONZ processor - High-speed image processor for enhanced image quality and responsive performance.
- Golf Shot - Automatically captures a high-speed burst of images to freeze fast-moving action at exactly the right moment.
- Face Detection and Smile Shutter - Capture clear, naturally portraits: automatically shoot still photos of smiling faces during video recording.
- D-Range Optimizer - Adjusts exposure in high-contrast scenes for evenly-exposed backlit shots.
- Highlight Playback - Automatically creates fun summary of movie highlights with music soundtrack and transitions.
- Face Index and Film Roll Index - Find the right scene with quick, easy searches through camcorder footage.
- 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.
- Easy upload by PMB Software - Fun, easy to use PMB PC software for managing video and photos in calendar view and uploading to websites like YouTube.
- Works with iMovie - Connect Handycam directly to Macintosh computer via USB and import videos directly for editing with iMovie.
Sony HDR-XR550VE, 12 MP, CMOS, 25.4 / 2.9 mm (1 / 2.9"), 240 GB, 8.89 cm (3.5"), LCD
Sony HDR-XR550VE. Total megapixels: 12 MP, Sensor type: CMOS, Optical sensor size: 25.4 / 2.9 mm (1 / 2.9"). Optical zoom: 10x, Digital zoom: 120x, Focal length range: 3.8 - 38 mm. Internal storage capacity: 240 GB. Camera shutter speed: 1/6 - 1/10000 s. Display diagonal: 8.89 cm (3.5"), Display: LCD