Sony Handycam HDR-FX7 Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-FX7

Part Number: HDRFX7 (Reviewed) Released: October 15, 2006

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    charcoal
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.12 Mpix
  • Effective Video Resolution
    1.037 Mpix
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    1.037 Megapixel
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV)
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3 ClearVid CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    1.12 megapixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    1.04 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP
  • Digital Scene Transition
    white fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    DV
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Audio Signal Format
    PCM
  • AV Interfaces
    S-Video
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    1.04 megapixels
  • Total Pixels
    1.12 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3 ClearVid CMOS
  • Min Illumination
    4 lux
  • Analogue Video Format
    NTSC
  • Digital Video Format
    DV
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Super Steady Shot)
  • Faders
    white fader
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    outdoor
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic
  • Type
    none
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    4 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec
  • Built-in ND Filters
    1/4

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss 20 x zoom lens - 3.9 - 78 mm - f/1.6-2.8
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    37.4 - 748mm mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    62 mm
  • Features
    ELD (Extraordinary Low Dispersion) glass
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.6-2.8
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Type
    zoom lens
  • Min Focal Length
    3.9 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    78 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Filter Size
    62 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    37.4 - 748mm mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    none

Additional Features

  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • DV input
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    Digital Extender
  • Features
    Digital Extender
  • Included Accessories
    eyecup

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.54 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    252,000 pixels pixels

Display

  • Resolution
    211,200 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Memory / Storage

  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV)
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 1440 x 810
    JPEG 1080 x 810
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 360

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    eyecup

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-F570
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 2200 mAh ( included )

Audio Input

  • Audio input type
    microphone
  • Microphone Form Factor
    built-in
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone technology
    electret condenser

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.7 in
  • Depth
    12.7 in
  • Height
    6.1 in
  • Weight
    3.1 lbs

Environmental Parameters

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

Viewfinder / Display

  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Display Format
    211,200 pixels
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color

Physical Characteristics

  • Width
    5.7 in
  • Depth
    12.7 in
  • Height
    6.1 in
  • Weight
    3.1 lbs

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony