Sony Handycam HDR-CX260 Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-CX260V (Black)

Part Number: HDR-CX260V/B

General

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

Carrying Case

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

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

Display

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

Environmental Parameters

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

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

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

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
  • 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

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

Microphone

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

Software

  • Software
    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
    7.23 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony Handycam HDR-CX260V (Black)

Part Number: HDR-CX260V/B
MSRP: $549.99 Low Price: $799.95 See all prices