Sony Cyber-shot HX50V specs

General

  • Depth
    1.5 in
  • Sensor Resolution
    20.4 Megapixel
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Total Pixels
    21100000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    20400000 pixels
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Wireless Connection
    Wireless LAN
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Smile Shutter
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Display

  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in

Camera Flash

  • Type
    pop-up flash
  • Effective Flash Range
    9.8 in - 18.4 ft: ISO auto (wide lens)
    6.6 ft - 10 ft: ISO auto (tele lens)
    26 ft: ISO 3200 (wide lens)
    14 ft: ISO 3200 (tele lens)
  • Red Eye Reduction
    Yes
  • Features
    AF illuminator

Exposure & White Balance

  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 12800, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    advanced sports, anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, high sensitivity, landscape, night portrait, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Illustration, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, Water Color, partial color
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    cloudy, daylight, flash, fluorescent light (daylight white), fluorescent light (natural white), fluorescent light (white), incandescent
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps

Lens System

  • Lens Construction
    10 groups / 11 elements
  • Optical Zoom
    30 x
  • Lens Series
    G
  • Lens Aperture
    f/3.5-6.3
  • Min Focal Length
    4.3 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    129 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    24 m
  • Min Focus Distance
    2 in
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Group Qty
    10
  • Element Qty
    11
  • Features
    aspherical lens, built-in lens shield

Miscellaneous

  • Microsoft Certification
    Compatible with Windows 7
  • Color
    black
  • Color Category
    black
  • Included Accessories
    AC power adapter, micro-USB cable, shoe cap, shoulder strap

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
  • Video Capture
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 28Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 24Mbps
    AVCHD - 1920 x 1080 - 60 fps - 17Mbps
    AVCHD - 1440 x 1080 - 60 fps - 9Mbps
    H.264 - 1440 x 1080 - 30 fps - 12Mbps
    H.264 - 1280 x 720 - 30 fps - 6Mbps
    H.264 - 640 x 480 - 30 fps - 3Mbps

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    none

Additional Features

  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second for 10 frames
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Features
    Anti-motion Blur Mode, BRAVIA Sync function, Backlight Correction HDR, Clear Image Zoom, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Sweep Panorama (360), RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, histogram display, saturation control, sharpness control

Connections

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

Shutter

  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    30 sec

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Features
    wind noise reduction

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-BX1 lithium ion
  • Details
    Sony NP-BX1 Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1240 mAh (included)

Software

  • Type
    Sony PlayMemories Home

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Peripheral Devices
    USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Cyber-shot
  • Model
    DSC-HX50V
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    digital camera
  • Digital Camera Type
    compact
  • Continuous Shooting Speed
    10 frames per second for 10 frames
  • Light Sensitivity
    ISO 100, ISO 12800, ISO 1600, ISO 200, ISO 3200, ISO 400, ISO 6400, ISO 80, ISO 800, ISO auto
  • ISO (Max)
    12800
  • Digital Zoom
    2 x
  • Digital Video Format
    AVCHD, H.264
  • Image Recording Format
    JPEG
  • Max Video Resolution
    1920 x 1080
  • Interfaces Provided
    HDMI, USB 2.0
  • Image Processor
    BIONZ
  • Special Effects
    HDR Painting, Illustration, Miniature, Pop Color, Rich-tone monochrome, Soft High-key, Toy camera, Water Color, partial color
  • Face Detection
    Yes
  • Face Detection Detalis
    Blink Detection technology, Face Detection AF/AE/FE/WB, Smile Shutter
  • Flash Terminal
    hot shoe
  • Self-Timer Delay
    10 sec, 2 sec
  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with 3-way Active Mode)
  • Built-in Optical Image Stabilizer
    Yes
  • Features
    Anti-motion Blur Mode, BRAVIA Sync function, Backlight Correction HDR, Clear Image Zoom, Intelligent AUTO (iAUTO), Intelligent Sweep Panorama (360), RGB primary color filter, Superior Auto mode, camera orientation detection, cropping an image, digital image rotation, histogram display, saturation control, sharpness control

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    center-weighted, multi-segment, spot
  • Exposure Compensation
    ±2 EV range, in 1/3 EV steps
  • Exposure Modes
    aperture-priority, automatic, manual, program, shutter-priority
  • Shooting Programs
    advanced sports, anti-motion blur, backlight correction HDR, beach, fireworks, gourmet, handheld twilight, high sensitivity, landscape, night portrait, night scene, pet, snow, soft skin, soft snap

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    optical (Steady Shot with 3-way Active Mode)

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • AE/AF Control
    Face-priority AF

Optical Sensor

  • Sensor Resolution
    20.4 megapixels
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Exmor R CMOS
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/2.3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    7.8 mm (1/2.3")
  • Total Pixels
    21100000 pixels
  • Effective Sensor Resolution
    20400000 pixels

Camera Display

  • Type
    LCD display
  • Display Form Factor
    built-in
  • Diagonal Size
    3 in
  • Diagonal Size (metric)
    7.5 cm
  • Display Format
    921,600 pixels
  • Features
    contrast control, display brightness control

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, SDXC Memory Card

Camera Specifications

  • Wireless Interface
    Wireless LAN
  • Navigation
    GPS receiver
  • Print Standard
    DPOF support, PRINT Image Matching

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    4.3 in
  • Depth
    1.5 in
  • Height
    2.5 in
  • Weight
    8.68 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