Sony Handycam HDR-CX210 Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-CX210

Sony Handycam HDR-CX210 (Blue)

Part Number: HDR-CX210/L

General

  • Depth
    4.5 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/5.8"
  • Digital Zoom
    300 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, 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, MPF
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Effective Video Resolution
    1.31 MP
  • Digital Zoom
    300 x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, black fader
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    5.3 MP
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/5.8"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Enclosure Color
    Blue
  • Optical Zoom
    25 x
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, FH, HQ, FX
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    1.3 MP
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.5 MP
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2, AVCHD
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • 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
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, landscape, portrait mode, fireworks, night scene, sunset, beach, snow, sunrise
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Exposure Metering
    Multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic, manual
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor

Display

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

Lens System

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

Miscellaneous

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

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    8 GB flash
  • 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

Additional Features

  • Additional Features
    Built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, date/time stamp, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, Intelligent Scene Selector, face-priority AF function, takes photos while movie recording, Dynamic Range Optimizer, face detection, USB charging, Auto Backlight Compensation, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, x.v.Color technology, built-in USB plug
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    Auto Backlight Compensation, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, face detection, face-priority AF function, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent Scene Selector, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, USB charging, built-in USB plug, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction

Connections

  • Type
    HDMI 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

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite
  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite

Battery

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

System Requirements for PC Connection

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

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Handycam
  • Model
    HDR-CX210
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    300 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080i
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • 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, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, face detection, face-priority AF function, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent Scene Selector, Smile Detection Auto Shutter, USB charging, built-in USB plug, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Steady Shot with Active Mode)

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    sensitivity control, wind noise reduction, zoom

Exposure Parameters

  • 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

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF

Dimensions & Weight

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

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.5 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    1.31 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    1.3
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    5.3 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/5.8"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    3.1 mm (1/5.8")
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating (270°)
  • Diagonal Size
    2.7 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.9 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

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    8 GB
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2, 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
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1536 x 864, 1920 x 1080, 2304 x 1728, 3072 x 1728, 640 x 360, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Video Capture

  • Digital Video Format
    H.264, MPEG-2
  • Image Resolution
    1440 x 1080, 1920 x 1080, 720 x 480
  • Frame Rate
    60 frames per second
  • Bitrate
    17Mbps, 24Mbps, 5Mbps, 9Mbps

Supported Battery Details

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Handycam HDR-CX210 (Blue)

Part Number: HDR-CX210/L
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