Sony Handycam HDR-CX260 Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-CX260V (white)

Part Number: HDR-CX260V/W

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    white
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    5.43 pixels
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2.23 pixels
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    4.5 megapixels
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    8.9 pixels
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3.91"
  • Optical Zoom
    30 x
  • Digital Zoom
    350 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    HQ
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    MPF
  • AV Interfaces
    composite video/audio
  • Digital Zoom
    350 x
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3.91"
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Analog Video Format
    NTSC
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Shooting Programs
    sunrise
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    outdoor
  • Exposure Modes
    program
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Exposure Modes
    program
  • Shooting Programs
    sunrise
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    29.8 - 894mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    17.3 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Features
    built-in lens shield
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.4
  • Optical Zoom
    30 x
  • Type
    zoom lens
  • Min Focal Length
    2.1 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    63 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    29.8 - 894mm m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    17.3 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    face detection
  • Features
    face detection
  • Type
    Sony PlayMemories Home Lite
  • Included Accessories
    HDMI cable

Display

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    zoom

Software

  • Software
    Sony PlayMemories Home Lite

Memory / Storage

  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Video Recording Modes
    HQ
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2
  • 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

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    HDMI cable

Battery

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

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

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

Viewfinder / Display

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

Physical Characteristics

  • 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 (white)

Part Number: HDR-CX260V/W
MSRP: $549.99 Low Price: $699.99 See all prices