Sony Handycam HDR-FX7 Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-FX7

Sony Handycam HDR-FX7

Part Number: 32065017 (Reviewed) Released: October 15, 2006

General

  • Depth
    12.7 in
  • 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"
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    DV, HDV, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Audio Signal Format
    MPEG1 Audio Layer II, PCM
  • Interfaces Provided
    S-Video, composite video, composite video/audio
  • Analog Video Format
    NTSC
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Effective Video Resolution
    1.037 MP
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, black fader
  • Audio Signal Format
    MPEG1 Audio Layer II, PCM
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, composite video, S-Video
  • Enclosure Color
    Charcoal
  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    SP, LP
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support, PictBridge support
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    1.037 MP
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2, DV, HDV
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.12 MP
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3 ClearVid CMOS
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    4 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Built-in ND Filters
    1/4, 1/16
  • Exposure Modes
    Automatic, manual
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor
  • Min Illumination
    4 lux

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Display

  • Display Format
    211,200 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Camera Flash

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    20 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.6-2.8
  • Min Focal Length
    3.9 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    78 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    37.4 m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual, motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    62 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    ELD (Extraordinary Low Dispersion) glass

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    charcoal
  • Color Category
    black

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.54 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    252000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size (metric)
    1.4 cm

Power

  • Batteries Included
    1

Memory / Storage

  • Image Storage
    JPEG 1440 x 810
    JPEG 1080 x 810
    JPEG 640 x 480
    JPEG 640 x 360
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Additional Features

  • DV input
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    Built-in speaker, backlight compensation, digital noise reduction, histogram display, takes photos while movie recording
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Features
    backlight compensation, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, histogram display, takes photos while movie recording

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Type
    Control-L (LANC), DC power input, HDMI output, IEEE 1394 (FireWire/i.LINK), S-Video output, USB, component video output, composite video/audio output, headphones, microphone
  • Qty
    1

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-F570
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 2200 mAh ( included )
  • Battery Form Factor
    manufacturer specific
  • Manufacturer Battery Name
    Sony NP-F570

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Handycam
  • Model
    HDR-FX7
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    4 lux
  • Digital Video Format
    DV, HDV, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080i
  • Interfaces Provided
    S-Video, composite video, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV (HDV)
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader, white fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    backlight compensation, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction, histogram display, takes photos while movie recording

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Super Steady Shot)

Audio Input

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

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5.7 in
  • Height
    6.1 in
  • Weight
    3.09 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    1.12 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    1.037 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    1.037
  • Optical Sensor Type
    3 ClearVid CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    6.4 mm ( 1/4" )
  • Sensor Qty
    3
  • Total Pixels
    1.12 megapixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    1.04 megapixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    3.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    8.9 cm
  • Display Format
    211,200 pixels
  • Features
    display brightness control

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    labor, parts
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year, 90 days

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support, PictBridge support

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Built-in ND Filters
    1/16, 1/4

Pro Camcorder Features

  • Audio Signal Format
    MPEG1 Audio Layer II, PCM

Still Image Storage Capacity

  • Image Resolution
    1080 x 810, 1440 x 810, 640 x 360, 640 x 480
  • Still Image Format
    JPEG

Supported Battery Details

  • Quantity
    1
  • Details
    Li-ion rechargeable battery
  • Capacity
    2200 mAh
  • Included
    included

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony
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Where to Buy

Sony Handycam HDR-FX7

Part Number: 32065017 Released: Oct 15, 2006

MSRP: $1,999.99

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