Sony Handycam HDR-PJ790V Specifications

Sony Handycam HDR-PJ790V

Part Number: CNETHDRPJ790V

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    2.9 in
  • Depth
    5.4 in
  • Weight
    20.28 oz
  • Height
    3.3 in
  • Enclosure Color
    Black
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.88"
  • Digital Zoom
    120 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, Touch Area AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Adult Priority, Child Priority, Closer Voice (with Face Detection), Smile Shutter, face-priority AF function
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Audio Signal Format
    AAC, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), Dolby Digital AC-3 (5.1 channel)
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    6.65 pixels
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    6.14 Megapixel
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    24.1 pixels
  • Image Stabiliser
    Optical (SteadyShot)
  • Faders
    black fader, white fader
  • Features
    selectable frame rates, zebra pattern
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording, Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Image Stabilizer
    Optical (Balanced Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Digital Scene Transition
    White fader, black fader
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Auto Focus Features
    Manual Focus Check Live View
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, FH, HQ, FX, PS
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0 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, IR remote control, USB extension cable, lens hood, power adapter, step-down ring, wind screen

Environmental Parameters

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

Display

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

Camera Flash

  • Type
    camcorder flash light
  • Effective Flash Range
    1 ft - 5 ft
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    flash +/- compensation
  • Flash Modes
    auto mode, fill-in mode, flash OFF mode

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

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 m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    0.4 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    12.6 in
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    52 mm
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.4
  • Features
    ED glass, Extra-high Refractive Index (ER) lens, aspherical lens, built-in lens shield
  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Min Focal Length
    3.8 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    38 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo Mark2, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick XC-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • 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
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.2 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    201600 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic

Built-in Projector

  • Output Resolution Abbreviation
    FWVGA
  • Max Image Brightness
    35 lumens
  • Max Image Size (cm)
    100 in
  • Resolution
    FWVGA - 800 x 480

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Built-in Light
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    24p Cinema Mode, PhotoTV HD, USB charging, accessories hot shoe, auto power save, built-in USB plug, built-in stereo speakers, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, Auto Backlight Compensation, x.v.Color technology, BRAVIA Sync function, CinemaTone technology, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Golf Shot function, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), NightShot system

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

  • Software
    Maps, Sony PlayMemories Home Lite

Battery

  • Battery Life Details
    Projection - 1.6 hours
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV50
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-FV50 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

Dimensions & Weight

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Handycam HDR-PJ790V

Part Number: CNETHDRPJ790V
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