Sony Handycam HDR-PJ790V Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-PJ790V

Part Number: CNETHDRPJ790V

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Enclosure Color
    Black
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    6.65 Mpix
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    6.14 Megapixel
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    24.1 Megapixel
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.88"
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Digital Zoom
    120 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    HQ
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Digital Scene Transition
    white fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    Optical (SteadyShot)
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Touch Area AF
  • Face Detection
    Closer Voice (with Face Detection)
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (5.1 channel)
  • Features
    selectable frame rates
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI
  • Digital Zoom
    120 x
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.88"
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Min Illumination
    0 lux
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2
  • Image Stabilizer
    Optical (SteadyShot)
  • Digital Scene Transition
    white fader
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/10000 sec
  • Shooting Programs
    twilight portrait
  • White Balance
    custom
  • White Balance Presets
    outdoor
  • Exposure Modes
    program
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment
  • Type
    camcorder flash light
  • Flash Modes
    flash OFF mode
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

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

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss 10 x zoom lens - 3.8 - 38 mm - f/1.8-3.4
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    26 - 260mm mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    12.6 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Features
    built-in lens shield
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.4
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Type
    zoom lens
  • Min Focal Length
    3.8 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    38 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    26 - 260mm mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic
  • Min Focus Distance
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    12.6 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive

Camera Flash

  • Camera Flash
    camcorder flash light
  • Flash Modes
    flash OFF mode
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 5 ft

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    display brightness control
  • Features
    display brightness control
  • Type
    Sony PlayMemories Home Lite
  • Included Accessories
    lens hood

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.2 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    201,600 pixels pixels

Display

  • Resolution
    921,000 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating (270°)

Built-in Projector

  • Max Image Brightness
    35 lumens
  • Max Image Size
    100 in
  • Resolution
    FWVGA - 800 x 480

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    surround
  • Microphone Features
    zoom

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card

Software

  • Software
    Sony PlayMemories Home Lite

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7
  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Memory / Storage

  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Video Recording Modes
    HQ
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card
  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick XC-HG Duo
  • Internal Storage
    96 GB flash
  • 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
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 6Mbps

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    lens hood

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV50
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-FV50 Li-ion rechargeable battery ( included )
  • Battery Life Details
    Projection - 1.6 hours

Audio Input

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    surround

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.9 in
  • Depth
    5.4 in
  • Height
    3.3 in
  • Weight
    20.3 oz

Environmental Parameters

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

Viewfinder / Display

  • Display Form Factor
    rotating (270°)
  • Display Format
    921,000 pixels
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color

Physical Characteristics

  • Width
    2.9 in
  • Depth
    5.4 in
  • Height
    3.3 in
  • Weight
    20.3 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony