Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 Specifications

Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 (Black)

Part Number: DCRSX45/B

General

  • Depth
    4.9 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Advanced HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/8"
  • Digital Zoom
    2000 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Analog Video Format
    NTSC
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Effective Video Resolution
    470 KP
  • Digital Zoom
    2000 x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, black fader
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/8"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, S-Video, USB 2.0
  • Enclosure Color
    Black
  • Optical Zoom
    60 x
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    0.47 MP
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    680 KP
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Advanced HAD CCD
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, candle, twilight mode, fireworks, landscape, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunrise, sunset
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, landscape, portrait mode, fireworks, sports mode, twilight mode, sunset, candle, beach, snow, sunrise
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Exposure Metering
    Multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor

Display

  • Type
    3" LCD display
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    60 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-6.0
  • Min Focal Length
    1.8 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    108 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    39 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    37 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    MPEG-2 - 720 x 480 - 60 fps - 9Mbps
    MPEG-2 - 720 x 480 - 60 fps - 6Mbps
    MPEG-2 - 720 x 480 - 60 fps - 3Mbps
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Additional Features

  • Additional Features
    Built-in speaker, auto power save, digital noise reduction, face detection, USB charging, Auto Backlight Compensation, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO)
  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Features
    Auto Backlight Compensation, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), USB charging, auto power save, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, face detection

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Type
    S-Video output, USB 2.0, composite video/audio output, remote control
  • Qty
    1

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control, wind noise reduction, zoom
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo
  • Microphone Features
    Zoom, wind noise reduction, sensitivity control

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV30
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 500 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sony NP-FV30

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser
  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Handycam
  • Model
    DCR-SX45
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    2000 x
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader, white fader
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Features
    Auto Backlight Compensation, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), USB charging, auto power save, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, face detection

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Steady Shot with Active Mode)

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    built-in
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control, wind noise reduction, zoom

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, candle, twilight mode, fireworks, landscape, portrait mode, snow, sports mode, spotlight, sunrise, sunset

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.2 in
  • Height
    2 in
  • Weight
    8.11 oz

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    680 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    470 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    0.47
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Advanced HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/8"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    2.3 mm ( 1/8" )
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes
  • Features
    display brightness control

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    labor, parts
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year, 90 days

Camera Memory

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

Camera Specifications

  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Built-in Light
    Yes

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Image Resolution
    720 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    60 frames per second
  • Bitrate
    3Mbps, 6Mbps, 9Mbps

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    500 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Handycam DCR-SX45 (Black)

Part Number: DCRSX45/B

MSRP: $199.99

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