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Sony Handycam HDR-PJ420VE - camcorder - storage: flash card
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Sony Handycam HDR-PJ420VE - camcorder - storage: flash card

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    Product Details

    Key Features

    • Say goodbye to camera-shake - balanced optical SteadyShot is up to 13x more effective than standard image stabilization so you get smooth results every time
    • Show your films anywhere - the built-in projector is bright to 13 lumens and screens images up to 250 cm (100 inches)
    • Share films online wirelessly - add a separate Wi-Fi adapter and you can quickly send MP4 movies to a smartphone or tablet and share them online
    • Project films from a phone, tablet or PC - connect devices such as smartphones or laptops via HDMI and project films, photos, YouTube clips and more
    • Broaden your horizons with a G lens - with a wide angle at 26.8 mm, the G Lens from Sony lets you fit more into your frame, leaving nothing and nobody out of shot
    • Built-in GPS puts movies on the map - GPS tags every video and photo so you know when and where they were shot and can pick a location on a map to play the film back
    • Get closer to your subject - 30x optical zoom and 55x extended zoom takes you right into the heart of the action
    • Shoot in low light and see the detail - the sensitive Exmor R CMOS sensor means you can capture detailed video and stills with reduced image noise, even in low light
    • Capture quick motion in crisp detail - a high-speed BIONZ image processor gives you enhanced image quality and performance when you're shooting fast-moving subjects
    • Smooth and natural fast action - perfect for filming sport, the 1920 x 1080/50p progressive mode records at a very high frame rate of 50 Full HD frames a second
    Life doesn't stay still, so why should you? Shoot smooth Full HD video on the move with Balanced Optical SteadyShot. Screen it anywhere you like using the built-in projector. And use a Wi-Fi adapter to send footage to your smartphone and share with friends.
    With a built-in projector, the world is your movie theater. On the beach, at a party or a wedding reception, shoot and share footage straightaway on any available surface. See a bright, clear picture with vivid colors, even in daylight, up to 250 cm (100 inches) big.

    Product Features

    • Filming and sharing, you call the shots
      Life doesn't stay still, so why should you? Shoot smooth Full HD video on the move with Balanced Optical SteadyShot. Screen it anywhere you like using the built-in projector. And use a Wi-Fi adapter to send footage to your smartphone and share with friends.
    • Jump in and enjoy freedom of movement
      Shooting on the go? Whether you're running on the beach or just walking, with Balanced Optical SteadyShot the lens unit and sensor "float" within the camcorder so everything stays steady. It compensates for up to 13x more camcorder shake than traditional image stabilization.
    • Share movies anywhere
      With a built-in projector, the world is your movie theater. On the beach, at a party or a wedding reception, shoot and share footage straightaway on any available surface. See a bright, clear picture with vivid colors, even in daylight, up to 250 cm (100 inches) big.
    • Watch anything via the projector
      Found the next big viral hit on YouTube? Got some old home videos stored on your laptop, or perhaps you've just downloaded the latest Hollywood blockbuster. Connect via HDMI and you can enjoy them anytime, anywhere, on the big screen.
    • Share videos online with Wi-Fi
      Share the sights and sounds of your travels with friends and family. A Wi-Fi adapter lets you send video wirelessly to your smartphone or tablet from your Handycam then share it online with the PlayMemories app. You can use your smartphone to control your Handycam too.
    • Remember places with GPS
      Where was that beautiful beach you discovered on holiday last year? With GPS tagging, photos and videos can tell you exactly where you were when you took them. See all your shooting locations marked on a map, and then simply tap on one to play back and rediscover the memories.
    • Fit in the whole scene
      Get more into the frame with a G Lens. With a wide angle at 26.8 mm and 55x extended zoom, take on any scene from detailed close-ups of faces to faraway shots of wildlife. No matter what catches your eye, capture remarkably sharp, clear photos and Full HD video every time.
    General
    Product Type
    Camcorder - 1080p with projector
    Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    5.43 Mpix
    Effective Video Resolution
    2.23 Mpix
    Effective Photo Resolution
    2.23 Mpix
    Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    8.9 Mpix
    Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
    Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
    Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
    Optical Sensor Size
    1/3.91"
    Optical Zoom
    30 x
    Digital Zoom
    350 x
    Video Recording Modes
    LP, FH, HQ, FX, PS
    Image Processor
    BIONZ
    Faders
    White fader, black fader
    Image Stabiliser
    Optical (Balanced Steady Shot with Active Mode)
    Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
    AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF, Touch Area AF
    Face Detection
    Face-priority AF function, Smile Shutter, Child Priority, Adult Priority
    Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2, AVCHD
    Image Recording Format
    JPEG
    Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), AAC, Dolby Digital AC-3 (5.1 channel)
    AV Interfaces
    Composite video/audio, HDMI
    Exposure & White Balance
    Min Illumination
    3 lux
    Exposure Metering
    Multi-segment, spot
    Exposure Modes
    Programme, automatic, manual
    Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, landscape, portrait mode, twilight portrait, fireworks, twilight mode, sunset, beach, snow, sunrise
    White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
    White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor
    Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
    Min Shutter Speed
    1/25 sec
    Lens System
    Type
    30 x zoom lens - 1.9 - 57 mm - f/1.8-4.0 G
    Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    26.8 - 804mm
    Focus Adjustment
    Automatic, manual
    Min Focus Distance
    1 cm
    Macro Focus Range
    37cm
    Zoom Adjustment
    Motorised drive
    Features
    Built-in lens shield
    Additional Features
    Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
    Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
    Additional Features
    USB 2.0 compatibility, touch-screen control, built-in speaker, auto power save, digital noise reduction, date/time stamp, display brightness control, accessories hot shoe, Wi-Fi ready, Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording, takes photos while film recording, Golf Shot function, Dynamic Range Optimizer, USB charging, Exif Print support, built-in GPS, auto backlight compensation, x.v.Colour technology, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), built-in USB plug, Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator, CinemaTone technology, BRAVIA Sync function
    Display
    Type
    3" LCD display
    Resolution
    230,000 pixels
    Display Features
    Rotating (270°)
    Built-in Projector
    Max Image Brightness
    13 lumens
    Max Image Size
    254 cm
    Resolution
    nHD - 640 x 360
    Microphone
    Microphone Operation Mode
    Surround
    Microphone Features
    Zoom, wind noise reduction, sensitivity control
    Connections
    Connector Type
    1 x Hi-Speed USB
    1 x composite video/audio output
    1 x HDMI output ( 19 pin micro HDMI Type D )
    1 x HDMI input ( 19 pin micro HDMI Type D )
    1 x microphone ( mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm )
    1 x headphones ( mini-phone stereo 3.5 mm )
    1 x DC power input
    Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
    Software
    Software
    Maps, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite
    System Requirements for PC Connection
    Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7, MS Windows XP SP3, MS Windows Vista SP2
    Peripheral Devices
    USB port
    Miscellaneous
    Compatible with Windows 7
    "Compatible with Windows 7" software and devices carry Microsoft’s assurance that these products have passed tests for compatibility and reliability with 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 7.
    Included Accessories
    AC power adaptor, HDMI cable, USB extension cable, step-down ring
    Battery
    Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV50
    Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
    Battery Life Details
    Projection - 1.7 hours
    Memory / Storage
    Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
    Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, Memory Stick PRO Duo, SDXC Memory Card, Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2, SDHC Memory Card, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo
    Image Storage
    JPEG 3984 x 2240
    JPEG 2992 x 2240
    JPEG 2816 x 1584
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 50 fps - 9Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 50 fps - 5Mbps
    MPEG-2 - 720 x 576 - 50 fps - 9Mbps
    Manufacturer Warranty
    Service & Support
    1 year warranty
    Service & Support Details
    Limited warranty - 1 year
    Dimensions & Weight
    Width
    6.15 cm
    Depth
    12.1 cm
    Height
    6.6 cm
    Weight
    345 g
    Environmental Parameters
    Min Operating Temperature
    0 °C
    Max Operating Temperature
    40 °C
    • Sony Handycam HDR-PJ420VE
    • Sony NP-FV50 Battery
    • AC power adaptor, HDMI cable, USB extension cable, step-down ring

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