Sony NEX-VG20 (body only) Specifications

Sony NEX-VG20 (body only)

Part Number: NEXVG20

General

  • Packaged Quantity
    1
  • Product Type
    Camcorder - 1080p
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    16.7 pixels
  • Effective Video Resolution
    13.6 pixels
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    16.1 Megapixel
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card, 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)
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Auto Focus
    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
  • Features
    zebra pattern
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital 5.1 channel recording, Dolby Digital 5.1 Creator, Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Print Standard
    Exif Print support
  • Interfaces Provided
    Composite video/audio, HDMI, S-Video, USB 2.0
  • Optical Sensor Size
    15.6 x 23.5mm
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor APS HD CMOS
  • Analogue Video Format
    NTSC
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Landscape, Portrait, Sunset, Vivid
  • Image Stabiliser
    optical (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Exposure Metering
    multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Metering Zones
    63
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Landscape, Portrait, Sunset, Vivid
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    2500K - 9900K, cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent, incandescent, shade
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Range
    EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 ), EV 0-20 ( ISO 100 )

Lens System

  • Lens System Mounting
    Sony E-mount
  • Lens Mounting Type
    Sony E-mount
  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Additional Features

  • Self Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    24p Cinema Mode, Anti-motion Blur Mode, 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, auto power save, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, face detection, histogram display, x.v.Color technology, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, face detection, histogram display, x.v.Color technology, histogram display, touch-screen control, x.v.Color technology, x.v.Color technology
  • Features
    24p Cinema Mode, Anti-motion Blur Mode, 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, auto power save, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, face detection, histogram display, x.v.Color technology, built-in speaker, date/time stamp, face detection, histogram display, x.v.Color technology, histogram display, touch-screen control, x.v.Color technology, x.v.Color technology
  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities
  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, USB cable, audio / video cable, body cap, component video / audio cable, eyecup, power adapter, wind screen

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    Electronic - electronic, Electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Diagonal Size
    0.43 in
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    1,152,000 pixels pixels
  • Features
    viewfinder brightness control

Display

  • Resolution
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Features
    rotating

Microphone

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

Connections

  • Connector Type
    1 x USB 2.0
    1 x HDMI output
    1 x microphone
    1 x headphones
    1 x component video output
    1 x composite video/audio input
    1 x S-Video output
    1 x remote control
    1 x DC power input
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Software

  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Memory / Storage

  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card
  • 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
  • Image Storage
    4912 x 3264
    4912 x 2760
    3568 x 2368
    3568 x 2000
    2448 x 1624
    2448 x 1376, 4912 x 3264
    4912 x 2760
    3568 x 2368
    3568 x 2000
    2448 x 1624
    2448 x 1376
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 9Mbps, AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 9Mbps

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certifications
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Included Accessories
    IR remote control, USB cable, audio / video cable, body cap, component video / audio cable, eyecup, power adapter, wind screen

Battery

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

Audio Input

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

Manufacturer Warranty

  • Service & Support
    1 year warranty

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.6 in
  • Depth
    8.8 in
  • Height
    5.1 in
  • Weight
    1.4 lbs

Environmental Parameters

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

Viewfinder / Display

  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Viewfinder Colour Support
    color

Physical Characteristics

  • Width
    3.6 in
  • Depth
    8.8 in
  • Height
    5.1 in
  • Weight
    1.4 lbs

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Where to Buy

Sony NEX-VG20 (body only)

Part Number: NEXVG20
MSRP: $1,599.99 Low Price: $1,598.00 See all prices