Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5V Specs

Sony Cyber-shot DSC-HX5V

Part Number: DSC-HX5V/B

General

  • Depth
    1.1 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    10.2 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    10.2 megapixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10200000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.4"
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology, Self Portrait Auto Shutter, face and smile detection
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Display

  • Display Format
    230,400 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Environmental Parameters

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

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 125, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    backlight, backlight portrait, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, high sensitivity, landscape, panorama assist, pet, portrait mode, reducing blur, snow, soft snap, sports mode, twilight mode, twilight portrait, twilight using a tripod
  • Special Effects
    Fisheye, Retro, Soft Focus, cross filter, partial color, radial blur, unsharp masking
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    2 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    2 in - 12.5 ft: ISO auto (wide lens)
    3.3 ft - 8.5 ft: ISO auto
    25 ft: ISO 3200 (wide lens)
    17 ft: ISO 3200 (tele lens)
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-5.5
  • Min Focal Length
    4.25 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    42.5 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    25 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    2 in
  • Macro Focus Range
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Lens Brand
    Sony
  • Features
    built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black
  • Included Accessories
    HDMI adapter, USB cable, audio / video cable, battery charger, hand strap

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Memory / Storage

  • Supported Memory Cards
    Memory Stick Duo, Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, SD Memory Card, SDHC Memory Card
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps
    MPEG-4 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps
    MPEG-4 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Features
    Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Motion Detection Technology, Sweep Panorama technology, TransferJet support, audio recording, auto power save, automatic display brightness adjustment, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, face detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix

Connections

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

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/1600 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    2 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Motion Browser

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Life Details
    Photo shooting - 310 shots
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BG1 lithium ion - manufacturer-specific
  • Details
    1 x Sony NP-BG1 Li-ion rechargeable battery (included)

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    Apple Mac OS 9.1, Apple Mac OS X 10.1 - 10.6, MS Windows 2000, MS Windows 7, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-HX5V
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 125, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    3200
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, MPEG-4
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • High-Definition Video Support
    1080i
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0, composite video/audio
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Special Effects
    Fisheye, Retro, Soft Focus, cross filter, partial color, radial blur, unsharp masking
  • HDR Mode
    Auto HDR mode
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology, Self Portrait Auto Shutter, face and smile detection
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    Dynamic Range Optimizer, Intelligent Scene Recognition (iSCN), Motion Detection Technology, Sweep Panorama technology, TransferJet support, audio recording, auto power save, automatic display brightness adjustment, built-in speaker, cropping an image, date/time stamp, digital noise reduction, face detection, histogram display, in-camera red-eye fix

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, manual, program
  • Shooting Programs
    backlight, backlight portrait, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, high sensitivity, landscape, panorama assist, pet, portrait mode, reducing blur, snow, soft snap, sports mode, twilight mode, twilight portrait, twilight using a tripod

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot)

White Balance

  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (cool white), fluorescent light (daylight), fluorescent light (warm white), incandescent

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Auto Focus Points (Zones) Qty
    9

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    10.2 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.4"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    10.6 mm (1/2.4")
  • Total Pixels
    10.2 megapixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    10200000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.6 cm
  • Display Format
    230,400 pixels

Camera Memory

  • 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

Camera Specifications

  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Sensors
    magnetometer
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching, PictBridge support, direct print

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.1 in
  • Depth
    1.1 in
  • Height
    2.3 in
  • Weight
    6 oz

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

  • Type
    limited warranty
  • Service Included
    parts and labor
  • Full Contract Period
    1 year

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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