Sony Handycam NEX-VG30 Specifications

Sony Handycam NEX-VG30 (with 18-200mm PZ lens)

Part Number: CNETSONYNEX-VG30wlens

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Width
    3.6 in
  • Depth
    8.8 in
  • Height
    5.1 in
  • Weight
    22.93 oz
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.5mm
  • Field of View Crop Factor
    1.5
  • Sensor Dust Reduction
    Yes
  • Sensor Features
    Anti-Dust coating, Dust Reduction (image sensor vibration)
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP, PS
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    25
  • AE/AF Control
    Subject-tracking AF
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG, RAW, RAW + JPEG
  • Audio Signal Format
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel), Dolby Digital AC-3 (5.1 channel)
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, USB 2.0, component video, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    16.7 pixels
  • Effective Video Resolution
    13.6 pixels
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    16.1 Megapixel
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Features
    zebra pattern
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording, Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, FH, HQ, FX, PS
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Image Stabilizer
    Optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Optical Zoom
    11.1 x
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, component video, HDMI, USB 2.0
  • ISO (Max)
    25600
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100-25600, ISO auto
  • Min Illumination
    9 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    63
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Special Effects
    High contrast monochrome, Miniature, Pop Color, Posterization, Retro, Soft Focus, Toy camera, partial color
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/8000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )
  • Gain Selection
    0 to +30 dB, automatic

Carrying Case

  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, power adapter, wind screen, USB cable, audio / video cable, body cap, component video / audio cable, dust cap, eyecup, lens cap, lens hood

Display

  • Display Format
    920,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7

Lens System

  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    27 m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Min Focus Range
    11.8 in
  • Max View Angle
    76 degrees
  • Zoom Adjustment
    manual, motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    67 mm
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-6.3
  • Lens System Mounting
    Sony E-mount
  • Features
    ED glass, Zoom Maximum Speed Adjustment, aspherical lens, full-time manual focusing
  • Optical Zoom
    11.1 x
  • Min Focal Length
    18 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    200 mm
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Sony E-mount

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    OLED
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.5 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    2359000 pixels
  • Features
    auto eye sensor, color temperature control, tilting, viewfinder brightness control
  • Viewfinder Type
    OLED - OLED
  • Field Coverage
    100%
  • Optical Viewfinder Field Coverage
    100%

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 24 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 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

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, auto power save, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, face detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix, x.v.Color technology, Auto Backlight Compensation, CinemaTone technology, Constant AF Live View, Dynamic Range Optimizer, High ISO NR, NR Slow Shutter, RGB primary color filter, accessories hot shoe

Connections

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    Quad Capsule Spatial Array, sensitivity control, wind noise reduction

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony PlayMemories Home, Sony Vegas Movie Studio HD Platinum 11

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV70
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 2060 mAh ( included )

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.6 in
  • Depth
    8.8 in
  • Height
    5.1 in
  • Weight
    22.93 oz

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony