Panasonic HDC-SD9 Specifications

Panasonic HDC-SD9

Panasonic HDC-SD9

Part Number: HDC-SD9 (Reviewed) Released: January 9, 2008

General

  • Depth
    5 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/6"
  • Digital Zoom
    700 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Advanced O.I.S.), optical
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording
  • Effective Video Resolution
    520 KP
  • Digital Zoom
    700 x
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    2.1 MP
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/6"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Enclosure Color
    Silver
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    560 KP
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    1 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    low light, portrait mode, sports mode, spotlight, surf & snow
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/24 sec, 1/25 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/25 sec, 1/24 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, portrait mode, surf & snow, low light, sports mode
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor
  • Min Illumination
    1 lux

Display

  • Display Format
    300,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    3.3 ft - 8 ft
  • Camera Flash
    Built-in flash

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-2.8
  • Min Focal Length
    3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    30 mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    8
  • Element Qty
    12
  • Filter Size
    37 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Leica
  • Features
    built-in lens shield, LD glass

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    silver
  • Color Category
    silver

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    SD Memory Card, MultiMediaCard, SDHC Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card
    8 GB SDHC
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Additional Features

  • Additional Features
    Backlight compensation, takes photos while movie recording
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Features
    backlight compensation, takes photos while movie recording

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB, component video output, composite video/audio output
  • Qty
    1

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    surround
  • Microphone Features
    zoom
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Surround
  • Microphone Features
    Zoom

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific

Software

  • Type
    Panasonic HD Writer 2.5E
  • Software
    Panasonic HD Writer 2.5E

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Panasonic
  • Product Line
    Panasonic
  • Model
    HDC-SD9, HDC-SD9-S
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    1 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    700 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080p
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Advanced O.I.S.), optical
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    backlight compensation, takes photos while movie recording

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Advanced O.I.S.), optical

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    built-in
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    surround
  • Microphone Features
    zoom

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    low light, portrait mode, sports mode, spotlight, surf & snow

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.6 in
  • Height
    2.6 in
  • Weight
    9.7 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    560 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    520 pixels
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    2.1 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/6"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    4.2 mm ( 1/6" )
  • Sensor Qty
    3

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    2.7 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.9 cm
  • Display Format
    300,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Form Factor
    SDHC Memory Card
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    8 GB
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    MultiMediaCard, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PictBridge support

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    3.3 ft
  • Max Shooting Distance
    8 ft

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Panasonic
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Where to Buy

Panasonic HDC-SD9

Part Number: HDC-SD9 Released: Jan 9, 2008

MSRP: $899.95

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