Sharp VL-Z3U Specs

Sharp VL-Z3U

Part Number: VLZ3U

General

  • Depth
    4 in
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Digital Zoom
    500 x
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    S-Video, component video
  • Analog Video Format
    NTSC
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Effective Video Resolution
    340 KP
  • Digital Zoom
    500x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    Fade trigger
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/4"
  • Optical Zoom
    10x
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support
  • Video Recording Modes
    SP, LP
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    680 KP
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • Manufacturer
    Sharp

Display

  • Display Format
    215,000 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating (225°)

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    2 lux
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    dusk, fireworks, party/indoor, slow shutter, sports mode, sunlight
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Negative Art, Sepia, Solarization
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic
  • Special Effects
    Solarization, Black & White, Sepia, Negative Art
  • Shooting Programs
    Slow shutter, party/indoor, dusk, sunlight, fireworks, sports mode
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic, manual
  • Min Illumination
    2 lux

Camera Flash

  • Type
    none

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8
  • Min Focal Length
    3.8 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    38 mm
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    30 mm

Miscellaneous

  • Included Accessories
    USB cable, audio / video cable, lens cap, power adapter

Memory / Storage

  • Image Storage
    Fine JPEG 640 x 480: 50 - with 8MB card
    Normal JPEG 640 x 480: 90 - with 8MB card
    Economy JPEG 640 x 480: 160 - with 8MB card
  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    black & white
  • Viewfinder Type
    Built-in - electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Black & white

Additional Features

  • DV input
    Yes
  • Additional Features
    Built-in speaker, backlight compensation, auto power save, analog to digital conversion with pass through
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Features
    analog to digital conversion with pass through, auto power save, backlight compensation, built-in speaker

Connections

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities
  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities

Header

  • Brand
    Sharp
  • Product Line
    Sharp Viewcam
  • Model
    VL-Z3U
  • Localization
    English
  • Country Kits
    United States
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    Camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    2 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    500 x
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Interfaces Provided
    S-Video, component video
  • Camcorder Media Type
    Mini DV
  • Video Recording Modes
    LP, SP
  • Special Effects
    Black & White, Negative Art, Sepia, Solarization
  • Digital Scene Transition
    fade trigger
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic
  • Features
    analog to digital conversion with pass through, auto power save, backlight compensation, built-in speaker

Audio Input

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

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    dusk, fireworks, party/indoor, slow shutter, sports mode, sunlight

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    680 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    340 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    CCD
  • 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 (225°)
  • Diagonal Size
    2.5 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    6.4 cm
  • Display Format
    215,000 pixels

Camera Memory

  • Memory Card Slot
    SD card

Camera Specifications

  • Print Standard
    DPOF support

Camcorder Features

  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    3.3 in
  • Depth
    4 in
  • Height
    3.2 in
  • Weight
    1.1 lbs

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
    Sharp