Sony Cyber-shot HX50V Specifications

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Sony Cyber-shot HX50V (Black)

Part Number: DSC-HX50V/B

General

  • Depth
    1.5 in
  • 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"
  • Wireless Connection
    Wireless LAN
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority 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
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO auto, ISO 12800, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 80, ISO 800
  • 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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    9.8 in - 18.4 ft : ISO auto ( wide lens )
    6.6 ft - 10 ft : ISO auto ( tele lens )
    26 ft : ISO 3200 ( wide lens )
    14 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

Display

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

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 11 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    30 x
  • Lens Series
    G
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-6.3
  • Min Focal Length
    4.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    129 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, 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
  • 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

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second for 10 frames
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, histogram display, saturation control, sharpness control, Anti-motion Blur Mode, BRAVIA Sync function, Backlight Correction HDR, Clear Image Zoom, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Sweep Panorama (360), RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Type
    HDMI output, USB 2.0
  • Qty
    1

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Battery

  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 400 shots
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BX1
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-BX1 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1240 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sony NP-BX1

Software

  • Type
    Sony PlayMemories Home

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-HX50V
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second for 10 frames
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO auto, ISO 12800, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 80, ISO 800
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Illustration, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, Water Colour, partial color
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Smile Shutter
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with 3-way Active Mode)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    1080p Full HD movie recording, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, histogram display, saturation control, sharpness control, Anti-motion Blur Mode, BRAVIA Sync function, Backlight Correction HDR, Clear Image Zoom, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Sweep Panorama (360), RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode

Optical System

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

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • 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

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (natural white), fluorescent light (white), incandescent

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    20.4 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    7.8 mm ( 1/2.3" )
  • Total Pixels
    21100000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    20400000 pixels

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Height
    2.5 in
  • Weight
    8.68 oz

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.5 cm
  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control, display brightness control

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    Wireless LAN
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    6.6 ft, 9.8 in
  • Max Shooting Distance
    10 ft, 14 ft, 18.4 ft, 26 ft
  • Sensitivity
    ISO 3200, ISO auto
  • Lens Type
    tele lens, wide lens

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1920 x 1080, 2592 x 1944, 3648 x 2736, 5184 x 2920, 5184 x 3888, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Resolution
    1280 x 720, 1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 640 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    30 frames per second, 60 frames per second
  • Bitrate
    12Mbps, 17Mbps, 24Mbps, 28Mbps, 3Mbps, 6Mbps, 9Mbps

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Form Factor
    Sony NP-BX1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    1240 mAh
  • Included
    included

Battery Life Details

  • Usage Mode
    photo shooting
  • Battery Life
    400 shots

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony
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Sony Cyber-shot HX50V (Black)

Part Number: DSC-HX50V/B

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