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, composite video/audio
  • 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
  • Analog Video Format
    NTSC
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Stabilizer
    Optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Digital Scene Transition
    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

  • 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, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, display brightness control, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, touch-screen control, x.v.Color technology, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Exif Print support, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), USB 2.0 compatibility, USB charging, built-in USB plug
  • Features
    Auto Backlight Compensation, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, display brightness control, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, touch-screen control, x.v.Color technology, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Exif Print support, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), USB 2.0 compatibility, USB charging, built-in USB plug
  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite
  • Included Accessories
    A/V cable, USB cable, power adapter

Display

  • Resolution
    230,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating (270°)

Microphone

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

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite

Memory / Storage

  • Camcorder Media Type
    Memory stick Pro Duo
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • 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

System Requirements for PC Connection

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

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

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