Sony Cyber-shot HX7V Specifications

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX7V

Sony Cyber-shot HX7V (black)

Part Number: DSCHX7V/B Released: April 15, 2011

General

  • Depth
    1.1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    16.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    16800000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    2 in - 15.7 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction, slow synchro

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 125, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Display

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

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Environmental Parameters

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

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.5
  • Min Focal Length
    4.25 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    42.5 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    25 m
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    7
  • Element Qty
    10
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

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

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 4608 x 3456
    JPEG 4608 x 2592
    JPEG 3648 x 2736
    JPEG 2592 x 1944
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 50 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 50 fps - 9Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 25 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 25 fps - 6Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 25 fps - 3Mbps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    1080i Full HD movie recording, Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter, Self Portrait Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, Sweep Multi Angle mode, TransferJet support, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, automatic display brightness adjustment, 3D Sweep Panorama technology, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, takes photos while movie recording, Backlight Correction HDR, Blink Detection technology, Clear RAW Noise Reduction, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama

Connections

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

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    Lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 290 shots ( LCD Monitor on )
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BG1
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sony NP-BG1

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-HX7V
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 125, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    4 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPO
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    1080i Full HD movie recording, Motion Detection Technology, RGB primary color filter, Self Portrait Auto Shutter, Smile Detection technology, Sweep Multi Angle mode, TransferJet support, USB charging, audio recording, auto power save, automatic display brightness adjustment, 3D Sweep Panorama technology, built-in help guide, built-in speaker, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, face detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, takes photos while movie recording, Backlight Correction HDR, Blink Detection technology, Clear RAW Noise Reduction, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Intelligent Sweep Panorama

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)

Exposure Parameters

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

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    6.28 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    16.2 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
    16800000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    16200000 pixels

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
    display brightness control

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

  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Sensors
    magnetometer
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, Exif Print support, PRINT Image Matching

Flash Range Details

  • Min Shooting Distance
    2 in
  • Max Shooting Distance
    15.7 ft

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1920 x 1080, 2592 x 1944, 3648 x 2736, 4608 x 2592, 4608 x 3456, 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
    25 frames per second, 50 frames per second
  • Bitrate
    12Mbps, 17Mbps, 24Mbps, 3Mbps, 6Mbps, 9Mbps

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Supported Battery Details

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

Battery Life Details

  • Usage Mode
    photo shooting
  • Battery Life
    290 shots
  • Details
    LCD Monitor on

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Cyber-shot HX7V (black)

Part Number: DSCHX7V/B Released: Apr 15, 2011
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