Sony Handycam HDR-CX260 Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-CX260V (Black)

Part Number: HDR-CX260V/B

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    2.1 in
  • Depth
    4.8 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    7.2 oz
  • Enclosure Color
    black
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3.91"
  • Digital Zoom
    350 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP, PS
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF, Subject-tracking AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Smile Shutter, face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, MPF
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    5.43 pixels
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.23 pixels
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    4.5 Megapixel
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    8.9 pixels
  • Analogue Video Format
    NTSC
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Faders
    black fader, white fader
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, FH, HQ, FX, PS
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Optical Zoom
    30 x
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, black fader
  • 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

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    A/V cable, HDMI cable, USB cable, power adapter

Display

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

Environmental Parameters

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

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    29.8 m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    17.3 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.4
  • Features
    built-in lens shield
  • Optical Zoom
    30 x
  • Min Focal Length
    2.1 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    63 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    16 GB flash
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 3984 x 2240
    JPEG 2992 x 2240
    JPEG 2816 x 1584
    JPEG 1920 x 1080
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 360
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 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 - 9Mbps
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    24p Cinema Mode, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, Auto Backlight Compensation, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Golf Shot function, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), USB charging, built-in USB plug, built-in speaker

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Microphone

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

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV50
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )

System Requirements for PC Connection

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

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.1 in
  • Depth
    4.8 in
  • Height
    2.2 in
  • Weight
    7.2 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Handycam HDR-CX260V (Black)

Part Number: HDR-CX260V/B
MSRP: $549.99 Low Price: $1,499.00 See all prices