Sony Handycam HDR-CX150 Specs

Sony Handycam HDR-CX150 (Red)

Part Number: HDR-CX150/R

General

  • Depth
    11.4 cm
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Digital Zoom
    300 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Flash card
  • Analogue Video Format
    NTSC
  • Image Stabiliser
    electronic (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording
  • Effective Video Resolution
    1.35 MP
  • Digital Zoom
    300x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    3.1 MP
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Services and Applications
    YouTube capture mode
  • Optical Zoom
    25x
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, FH, HQ, FX
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    1.57 MP
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Digital Video Format
    MPEG-2, AVCHD
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    4.2 MP
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, landscape, portrait mode, snow, spotlight, sunrise, sunset, twilight mode
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, landscape, portrait mode, fireworks, twilight mode, sunset, beach, snow, sunrise
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Exposure Modes
    Programme, automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux

Display

  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Display Format
    230,400 pixels

Environmental Parameters

  • Min Operating Temperature
    0 °C
  • Max Operating Temperature
    40 °C

Lens System

  • Type
    Carl Zeiss zoom lens - 25x zoom - 2.5 - 62.5 mm - f/1.8-3.2
  • Optical Zoom
    25 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-3.2
  • Min Focal Length
    2.5 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    62.5 mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    30 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Colour
    red
  • Colour Category
    red
  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, component video / audio cable, power adapter

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card
  • Internal Storage
    16 GB flash
  • Included Memory Card
    16 GB
  • Image Storage
    JPEG 2048 x 1536
    JPEG 2048 x 1152
    JPEG 640 x 480
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080
    MPEG-2 - 1440 x 1080
    MPEG-2 - 720 x 480
  • Memory Card Slot
    Memory Stick PRO Duo card, SD card

Additional Features

  • Features
    Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Scene Detection Technology, Smile Detection technology, backlight compensation, built-in speaker, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology
  • Additional Features
    Built-in speaker, backlight compensation, Scene Detection Technology, takes photos while film recording, Dynamic Range Optimizer, face detection, Smile Detection technology, Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, x.v.Colour technology
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

Connections

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

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    zoom
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo
  • Microphone Features
    Zoom

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser
  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 7, MS Windows Vista, MS Windows XP SP3
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Handycam
  • Model
    HDR-CX150
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Battery

  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FV50 Lithium Ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

Video Input

  • Type
    Camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    3 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    300 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-2
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • High Definition Video Support
    1080i
  • AV Interfaces
    HDMI, S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Camcorder Media Type
    flash card
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Video Recording Modes
    FH, FX, HQ, LP
  • Faders
    black fader, white fader
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Image Stabiliser
    electronic (Steady Shot with Active Mode)
  • Features
    Dolby Digital Stereo Creator, Dynamic Range Optimizer, Scene Detection Technology, Smile Detection technology, backlight compensation, built-in speaker, face detection, takes photos while movie recording, x.v.Color technology

Audio Input

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

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach, fireworks, landscape, portrait mode, snow, spotlight, sunrise, sunset, twilight mode

White Balance

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

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/8 sec

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    4.2 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    1.35 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    1.57 megapixels
  • Camcorder Interpolated Photo Resolution
    3.1 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    6.4 mm (1/4")
  • Sensor Qty
    1

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating
  • Diagonal Size
    2.7 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.9 cm
  • Display Format
    230,400 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes

Camera Memory

  • Internal Storage Type
    flash
  • Internal Storage Capacity
    16 GB
  • Included Memory Card Capacity
    16 GB
  • 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, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Services and Applications
    YouTube capture mode
  • Surround Sound
    Dolby Digital AC-3 (2 channel) recording

Camcorder Features

  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    5 cm
  • Depth
    11.4 cm
  • Height
    5.6 cm
  • Weight
    210 g

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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