Sony Handycam DCR-DVD Specifications

Sony Handycam DCR-DVD

Sony Handycam DCR-DVD403

Part Number: DCR-DVD403 Released: February 8, 2005

General

  • Depth
    5.2 in
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Camcorder Media Type
    DVD (DVD-R (8cm), DVD-RW (8 cm), DVD+RW (8cm))
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Advanced HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • Digital Zoom
    120 x
  • System
    TTL contrast detection
  • Media Included Qty
    1
  • Interfaces Provided
    S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Super Steady Shot)
  • Shooting Modes
    digital photo mode
  • Surround Sound
    5.1 channel surround sound ready
  • Effective Video Resolution
    2 MP
  • Digital Zoom
    120x
  • Digital Scene Transition
    Wipe fader, overlap fader, white fader, black fader
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • Optical Zoom
    10x
  • Auto Focus
    TTL contrast detection
  • Effective Photo Resolution
    3.0 MP
  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    3.3 MP
  • Widescreen Video Capture
    Yes
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Advanced HAD CCD
  • Manufacturer
    Sony

Carrying Case

  • Type
    none

Exposure & White Balance

  • Min Illumination
    0 lux
  • Exposure Metering
    matrix, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach & ski, landscape, portrait mode, sports mode, spotlight, sunset & moon
  • Special Effects
    Luminance Key, Monotone, Mosaic, Old Movie, Pastel, Sepia
  • White Balance
    automatic, custom, presets
  • White Balance Presets
    indoor, outdoor
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec
  • Min Shutter Speed
    1/4 sec
  • White Balance
    Custom, automatic, presets
  • Special Effects
    Sepia, Mosaic, Pastel, Monotone, Old Movie, Luminance Key
  • Shooting Programs
    Spotlight, sunset & moon, landscape, portrait mode, beach & ski, sports mode
  • Max Shutter Speed
    1/4000 sec
  • Exposure Metering
    Spot, matrix
  • Exposure Modes
    Program, automatic
  • White Balance Presets
    Indoor, outdoor
  • Min Illumination
    0 lux

Display

  • Type
    2.7" LCD display
  • Display Format
    123,200 pixels
  • Display Form Factor
    rotating

Camera Flash

  • Type
    built-in flash
  • Camera Flash
    Built-in flash
  • Flash Modes
    Auto mode

Lens System

  • Optical Zoom
    10 x
  • Lens Aperture
    f/1.8-2.9
  • Min Focal Length
    5 mm
  • Max Focal Length
    51 mm
  • Focal Length Equivalent to 35mm Camera
    37 m
  • Focus Adjustment
    automatic, manual
  • Zoom Adjustment
    motorized drive
  • Filter Size
    30 mm
  • Lens Brand
    Carl Zeiss

Viewfinder

  • Viewfinder Type
    electronic
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    color
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    123200 pixels
  • Viewfinder Type
    Built-in - electronic
  • Viewfinder Resolution
    123,200 pixels
  • Viewfinder Color Support
    Color

Additional Features

  • Additional Features
    Built-in speaker, backlight compensation, RGB primary color filter, digital noise reduction, accessories hot shoe
  • Low Lux / Night Mode
    Yes
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, accessories hot shoe, backlight compensation, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction

Microphone

  • Microphone Operation Mode
    stereo
  • Microphone Operation Mode
    Stereo

Software

  • Type
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Package
  • Software
    Drivers & Utilities, Sony Picture Package

Battery

  • Technology
    lithium ion
  • Battery Type
    Sony NP-FP70
  • Details
    1 x Li-ion rechargeable battery - 1360 mAh (included)

System Requirements for PC Connection

  • Operating System Support
    MS Windows 2000, MS Windows ME, MS Windows XP
  • Peripheral Devices
    CD-ROM drive, USB port

Header

  • Brand
    Sony
  • Product Line
    Sony Handycam
  • Model
    DCR-DVD403
  • Packaged Quantity
    1

Video Input

  • Type
    camcorder
  • Camcorder Type
    consumer
  • Min Illumination
    0 lux
  • Digital Zoom
    120 x
  • Interfaces Provided
    S-Video, USB 2.0, composite video
  • Camcorder Media Type
    DVD
  • Camcorder Media Details
    DVD+RW (8cm), DVD-R (8cm), DVD-RW (8 cm)
  • Special Effects
    Luminance Key, Monotone, Mosaic, Old Movie, Pastel, Sepia
  • Digital Scene Transition
    black fader, overlap fader, white fader, wipe fader
  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Super Steady Shot)
  • Features
    RGB primary color filter, accessories hot shoe, backlight compensation, built-in speaker, digital noise reduction

Optical System

  • Image Stabilizer
    electronic (Super Steady Shot)

Audio Input

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

Exposure Parameters

  • Exposure Metering
    matrix, spot
  • Exposure Modes
    automatic, program
  • Shooting Programs
    beach & ski, landscape, portrait mode, sports mode, spotlight, sunset & moon

White Balance

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

Auto Focus

  • System
    TTL contrast detection

Dimensions & Weight

  • Width
    2.4 in
  • Height
    3.7 in
  • Weight
    1.37 lbs

Optical Sensor

  • Camcorder Sensor Resolution
    3.3 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Video Mode)
    2 pixels
  • Camcorder Effective Resolution (Photo Mode)
    3
  • Optical Sensor Type
    Advanced HAD CCD
  • Optical Sensor Size
    1/3"
  • Optical Sensor Size (metric)
    8.5 mm (1/3")
  • 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
    123,200 pixels
  • Touch Screen
    Yes

Service & Support

  • Type
    1 year warranty

Service & Support Details

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

Camera Specifications

  • Surround Sound
    5.1 channel surround sound ready

Camcorder Features

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

General

  • Manufacturer
    Sony

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Sony Handycam DCR-DVD403

Part Number: DCR-DVD403 Released: Feb 8, 2005
MSRP: $999.99 Low Price: $599.99 See all prices