Sony Handycam HDR-CX190 Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-CX190

Part Number: HDR-CX190 (Reviewed)

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    Black
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.5 pixels
  • Effective Video Resolution
    1.31 pixels
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    1.3 Megapixel
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    5.3 pixels
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    1.5 megapixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    1.31 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/5.8"
  • Optical Zoom
    25 x
  • Digital Zoom
    30 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader, white fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    Optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection
    Smile Shutter, face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Digital Zoom
    30 x
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    1.31 megapixels
  • Total Pixels
    1.5 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/5.8"
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Analogue Video Format
    NTSC
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Stabiliser
    Optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Faders
    black fader, white fader
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, landscape, night scene, portrait mode, snow, spotlight, sunrise, sunset
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, landscape, night scene, portrait mode, snow, spotlight, sunrise, sunset
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss 25 x zoom lens - 2.5 - 62.5 mm - f/1.8-3.2
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    36 - 1080mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    15.35 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Features
    built-in lens shield
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.2
  • Optical Zoom
    25 x
  • Type
    zoom lens
  • Min Focal Length
    2.5 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    62.5 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    36 - 1080mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    15.35 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    Auto Backlight Compensation, digital noise reduction, face detection, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, x.v.Color technology, x.v.Color technology, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, x.v.Color technology, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), RGB primary color filter, USB charging, USB charging, built-in USB plug, built-in speaker, built-in USB plug, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, date/time stamp
  • Features
    Auto Backlight Compensation, digital noise reduction, face detection, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, x.v.Color technology, x.v.Color technology, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, x.v.Color technology, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), RGB primary color filter, USB charging, USB charging, built-in USB plug, built-in speaker, built-in USB plug, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, date/time stamp
  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite
  • Included Accessories
    A/V cable, USB cable, power adapter

Display

  • Type
    2.7" LCD display
  • Resolution
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating (270°)

Microphone

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

Connections

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

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista SP2, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Memory / Storage

  • Camcorder Media Type
    Memory stick Pro Duo
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card, Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3072 x 1728
    JPEG 2304 x 1728
    JPEG 1536 x 864
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 360
  • Video Capture
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    H.264 - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 9Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 5Mbps
    MPEG-2 - 720 x 480 - 60 fps, AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 9Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 5Mbps
    MPEG-2 - 720 x 480 - 60 fps

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    A/V cable, USB cable, power adapter

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV30
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    Built-in
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2 in
  • Depth
    4.5 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    5.9 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

Viewfinder / Display

  • Display Form Factor
    rotating (270°)
  • Display Format
    230,000 pixels

Physical Characteristics

  • Width
    2 in
  • Depth
    4.5 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    5.9 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony