Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX300 Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX300

Part Number: DSC-HX300/B (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    5.1 in
  • Depth
    4.1 in
  • Weight
    21.97 oz
  • Height
    3.7 in
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Sensor Resolution
    20.4 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    21100000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    20400000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Flex Focus Point, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Smile Shutter
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 2000, ISO 250, ISO 2500, ISO 320, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 4000, ISO 500, ISO 5000, ISO 640, ISO 1000, ISO 6400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO 8000, ISO auto, ISO 10000, ISO 125, ISO 1250, ISO 12800, ISO 160, ISO 1600, ISO 200
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    advanced sports, night portrait, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap, anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, high sensitivity, landscape
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Illustration, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, Water Colour, partial color
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (natural white), fluorescent light (white), incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    AC power adapter, lens cap, micro-USB cable, shoulder strap

Camera Flash

  • Type
    Built-in flash
  • 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 )
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, rear curtain sync, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with 3-way Active Mode)

Display

  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    Built-in

Lens System

  • Lens Aperture
    f/2.8-6.3
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual (by ring), motorized drive
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Optical Zoom
    50 x
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    ED glass, Super ED glass, aspherical lens

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 5184 x 3888
    JPEG 5184 x 2920
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480
    MPF 5184 x 3888 - 3D mode
    MPF 5184 x 2920 - 3D mode
  • 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

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.2 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    201600 pixels
  • Features
    auto eye sensor
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second for 10 frames
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama (360), RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, TransferJet support, USB charging, Unsharp Masking, automatic display brightness adjustment, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, Anti-motion Blur Mode, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, in-camera red-eye removal, saturation control, sharpness control, takes photos while movie recording, BRAVIA Sync function, Backlight Correction HDR, By Pixel Super Resolution technology, Clear Image Zoom, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Eye-Fi Card Ready, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO)

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Battery

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

Software

  • Type
    Sony PlayMemories Home

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony