Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX300 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX300

Part Number: DSC-HX300/B (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    20.4 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    21,100,000 pixels pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    20,400,000 pixels pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Zoom
    50 x
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with 3-way Active Mode)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection
    Blink Detection technology
  • Digital Video Format
    H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    MPF
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 3200
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    manual
  • Shooting Programs
    anti-motion blur
  • Special Effects
    Toy camera
  • White Balance
    presets
  • White Balance Presets
    incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 - 1200mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual (by ring)
  • Features
    Super ED glass

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    Built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    fill-in mode
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Effective Flash Range
    1.6 ft - 28 ft : ISO auto ( wide lens )
    8 ft - 11.5 ft : ISO auto ( tele lens )
    39 ft : ISO 3200 ( wide lens )
    16.7 ft : ISO 3200 ( tele lens )

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second for 10 frames
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Additional Features
    sharpness control

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.2 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    201,600 pixels pixels
  • Features
    auto eye sensor

Display

  • Resolution
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Features
    Built-in

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Software

  • Software
    Sony PlayMemories Home

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    lens cap

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BX1
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-BX1 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1240 mAh ( included )

Memory / Storage

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 9Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 6Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.1 in
  • Depth
    4.1 in
  • Height
    3.7 in
  • Weight
    22 oz

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    32 °F
  • Max Operating Temperature
    104 °F

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony