Sony Handycam HDR-CX580V Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-CX580V

Part Number: HDR-CX580V/B

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    3.5 in
  • Depth
    6 in
  • Height
    3.2 in
  • Weight
    12.2 oz
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3.91"
  • Digital Zoom
    160 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
    5.02 pixels
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    20.4 pixels
  • Analogue Video Format
    NTSC
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Faders
    black fader, white fader
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Features
    selectable frame rates, zebra pattern
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording, Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, FH, HQ, FX, PS
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Optical Zoom
    12 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, twilight portrait, fireworks, landscape, portrait mode, snow, spotlight, sunrise, sunset, twilight mode
  • 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, lens hood, power adapter, remote control

Display

  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating (270°)

Environmental Parameters

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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    camcorder flash light
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 6.6 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, flash OFF mode, forced OFF, red-eye reduction

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Lens System

  • Type
    12 x zoom lens - 2.9 - 34.8 mm - f/1.8-3.4
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    26.8 m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    10 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    30 mm
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.4
  • Features
    built-in lens shield
  • Optical Zoom
    12 x
  • Min Focal Length
    2.9 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    34.8 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
    32 GB flash
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 6016 x 3384
    JPEG 4512 x 3384
    JPEG 4224 x 2376
    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 - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 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
  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    24p Cinema Mode, auto power save, built-in USB plug, built-in stereo speakers, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology, Auto Backlight Compensation, CinemaTone technology, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Golf Shot function, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), NightShot system, USB charging, accessories hot shoe

Connections

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    surround
  • 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
    3.5 in
  • Depth
    6 in
  • Height
    3.2 in
  • Weight
    12.2 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Handycam HDR-CX580V

Part Number: HDR-CX580V/B
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