Sony Handycam DCR-DVD505 Specifications

Sony Handycam DCR-DVD505

Part Number: DCRDVD505 (Reviewed) Released: January 19, 2006

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    Silver
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    2.1 pixels
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2 pixels
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    4 pixels
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    DVD ( DVD-R (8cm), DVD-RW (8 cm), DVD+RW (8cm) ), DVD ( DVD-R (8cm), DVD-RW (8 cm), DVD+RW (8cm) )
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    2.1 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Digital Zoom
    120 x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader, overlap fader, white fader, wipe fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Super Steady Shot)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video
  • Digital Zoom
    120 x
  • Total Pixels
    2.1 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CMOS
  • Min Illumination
    0 lux
  • Analog Video Format
    NTSC
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Special Effects
    Luminance Key, Monotone, Mosaic, Old Movie, Pastel, Sepia
  • Image Stabiliser
    electronic (Super Steady Shot)
  • Faders
    black fader, overlap fader, white fader, wipe fader
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Shooting Programs
    beach & ski, landscape, portrait mode, sports lesson, spotlight, sunset & moon
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach & ski, landscape, portrait mode, sports lesson, spotlight, sunset & moon
  • Special Effects
    Luminance Key, Monotone, Mosaic, Old Movie, Pastel, Sepia
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    45 - 450mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    30 mm
  • Features
    built-in lens shield
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-2.9
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Type
    zoom lens
  • Min Focal Length
    5.1 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    51 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Filter Size
    30 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    45 - 450mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode, red-eye reduction
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 8 ft, 1 ft - 8 ft

Additional Features

  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    5.1 channel surround sound ready, progressive shutter system, touch-screen control, PictBridge support, USB 2.0 compatibility, accessories hot shoe, analog to digital conversion with pass through, auto power save, backlight compensation, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction
  • Features
    5.1 channel surround sound ready, progressive shutter system, touch-screen control, PictBridge support, USB 2.0 compatibility, accessories hot shoe, analog to digital conversion with pass through, auto power save, backlight compensation, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction
  • Analog to digital conversion
    Yes
  • Type
    Nero Express 6, Sony Picture Package
  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, USB cable, audio / video cable, cleaning cloth, power adapter

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic, Electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.3 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    123,000 pixels pixels

Display

  • Resolution
    211,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating

Microphone

  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Software

  • Software
    Nero Express 6, Sony Picture Package

Memory / Storage

  • Camcorder Media Type
    DVD
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Image Storage
    Fine JPEG 2304 x 1296
    Standard JPEG 2304 x 1296
    Fine JPEG 2304 x 1728
    Standard JPEG 2304 x 1728
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480
    Standard JPEG 640 x 480

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 2000, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, USB cable, audio / video cable, cleaning cloth, power adapter

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FP60, Sony NP-FP60
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included ), 1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    built-in
  • Microphone technology
    electret condenser

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.6 in
  • Depth
    5.6 in
  • Height
    3.5 in
  • Weight
    1.1 lbs

Viewfinder / Display

  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Display Format
    211,000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color

Physical Characteristics

  • Width
    2.6 in
  • Depth
    5.6 in
  • Height
    3.5 in
  • Weight
    1.1 lbs

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Handycam DCR-DVD505

Part Number: DCRDVD505 Released: Jan 19, 2006
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